Biography of Yelena Dvoskina


I am a Licensed Professional Counselor specializing in adult, child and adolescent psychotherapy. I am currently serving as private practitioner and works with a broad spectrum of clients. Among my areas of expertise are anxiety, depression, posttraumatic stress disorders, personality disorders, and dual diagnoses.

In addition to being a prominent psychotherapist, I am published in local newspapers. My articles inform the community on a variety of topics such as stress management, parenting and cultural adjustment.

I have been immersed in the fields of psychiatry and psychology since the age of eighteen. Since then, I have completed two higher degrees in this professional area. I completed my first MA at the Moscow University, in Russia. There, I worked as a clinical therapist with children, adolescents and adults.

In addition to my Graduate degree I studied Psychodynamic psychotherapy under the International Psychoanalytic Association. These courses were organized by the American Psychoanalytic Association, the British Psychoanalytic Society and East European Psychoanalytical Committee. This gave me the opportunity to attend and present at theoretical seminars and clinical conferences all over the world.

When I moved to the United States I completed my second MA in Clinical Counseling at the University of Northern Colorado, in Denver, Colorado. I specialize in clinical therapy and treatment ranging from depression, anxiety, posttraumatic stress, personality disorders, to problems in marital life, divorce, as well as child and adolescent therapy. In addition, I am a member of the Denver Psychoanalytic Society, Clinical Supervisor in DU.