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Deanna has a broad base of professional experience in Individual, Marriage, Couple, Family and Group Therapy.  She is married and lives with her husband in St. Charles County, Missouri.  Also, she is the mother of two married children and grandmother of six grandchildren.


Since 2006, Deanna has focused on providing personal and professional counseling in North St. Louis County, West County, Lincoln County and St. Charles County.  She is dedicated to serving Individuals, Marriages, Couples and Families in need of support through life transitions and believes hope is possible through a collaborative effort.


The goals of counseling are to provide a supportive environment, a place to sort things out, an objective viewpoint, guidance toward a better understanding of problems in light of God's Word, and to help others grow in  faith, knowledge, and love for Christ as He transforms them into His likeness.  It is a constructive and Christian-based approach to managing personal problems and interpersonal relationships.

In the past, Deanna has been active serving in many various positions.  In her community, she has served as Chairman of the North County Chapter of Missouri Right to Life.  At her church, Deanna has served as Worship Leader, Choir Director, Bible Study Teacher, and she has served on various leadership, building, expansion and renovation committees.  

TRAINING / EDUCATION / MEMBERSHIPS

Deanna Self, MA, LPC
Pictured in this group with
Drs. Judith & Aaron Beck (Seated)

Cognitive Behavior Therapy Training
for Depression & Anxiety Workshop, 2012
Beck Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania






Master of Arts, Counseling, 2007
Master of Arts, General Theology, 2001

Covenant Theological Seminary
Saint Louis, Missouri





Counseling Internship & Supervision
with Carol Yeager, MA, LPC

Associated Counselors of West County
2006-2010






TRAINING/EDUCATION:


Missouri State Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)


Master of Arts, Counseling

    Covenant Theological Seminary, St. Louis, 2007


Master of Arts, General Theology

    Covenant Theological Seminary, St. Louis, 2001


Counseling Internship & Supervision

    Carol Yeager, MA, LPC,

    Associated Counselors of West County, 2006-2010



POST GRADUATE TRAINING:


Trichotillomania Professional Training Institute for

     Treatment of Body Focused, Repetitive Behaviors (BFRBs),

Excoriation, Dermatillomania (Skin picking), Trichotillomania (Hair pulling), Etc.

Trichotillomania Learning Center, 2014


Cognitive Behavior Therapy Workshop for

      Treatment of Depression & Anxiety   

Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy, 2012



MEMBERSHIPS:


American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC)