Dr. Orna Goldwater, PHD

Dr. Orna Goldwater, PHD

Marriage & Family Therapy  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Orna Goldwater, PHD is a marriage & family therapist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from Texas Woman's University in 1992 and specializes in marriage & family therapy, women's health psychology, and more.Read her story

18403 Park Grove Ln

Dallas, TX 75287

Contact Information

(469) 556-7128

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Meridian Health Plan
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Goldwater's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Goldwater "Dr. Goldwater grew up in Jerusalem, Israel, and served in the Israeli Army before receiving degrees in psychology and philosophy from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, (BA), and Texas Woman's University (Masters and Doctorate in Psychology).Dr. Goldwater chose Texas Woman's University due to their focus on clinical work with families. She established relationships with family Physicians who wanted to have a psychologist on their team to treat patients with combination of health and mental health symptoms."

10  Specialties

  • Marriage & Family Therapy
  • Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology
  • Group Counseling
  • Health Psychology
  • Individual Counseling
  • Postpartum Coaching
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Women's Health Psychology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Goldwater does not have any board certifications listed.

5  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Marital and Family Psychotherapy
  • Neuropsychological Testing
  • Psychological Testing
  • Stress Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • The Hebrew University, Jerusalem
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • Texas Woman's University
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Southwest Family Institute
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Salesmanship Club Youth and Family Services
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Emotionally Focused Coupl's Therapy
    Other Education | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goldwater's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goldwater to family and friends
9 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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Dr. Goldwater's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Goldwater is phenomenal, she helped my wife and I rejuvenate our marriage. She was also able to help us find the root causes of issues we were experiencing individually and aided us in dealing with them. We are more than pleased with her services and fully endorse and recommend her services. ...more
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I had such a great experience seeing Dr. Goldwater for a few months. It was a couple of years ago and I still consider that time a big turning point in my ability to better handle difficult situations with my family. She clearly loves her work and her clients, and is so natural and unique in her...more
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I've seen enough psychologists to know the good from the bad and Orna is PHENOMENAL. She has helped me come up with clear, defined steps to help me overcome unhealthy habits I've been struggling with for a long time. I'm quite aware of who I am and what my weaknesses/strengths are so it's hard for...more
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Dr.Goldwater is an excellent family therapist. She is a great listener, and provides clarity and structure to the issues the patient is working to solve. Her demeanor is genuine and forthright and her guidance helps the patient to see the facts and develop a plan going forward.
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I have been seeing Dr. Goldwater for about a year and I am so thankful that I found her. She listens intently and absorbs your feelings to let you know you are not alone. She offers great treatment and is very accommodating to your needs.
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Thank you for your kind words. orna Goldwater

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