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Dr. Nancy Rivas M.

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Breakaway

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Breakaway

Background Information

Employment History

Director

Meier Clinics

Affiliations

DuPage County Home Visitor
Fussy Baby Network

Education

Doctoral degree

Clinical Psychology

Fuller Theological Seminary

Master

Clinical Psychology

Fuller Theological Seminary

Ph.D.

master's degree

theology

Fuller Seminary

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Mental Health Counselors at Meier Clinics in Wheaton, Illinois

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Nancy M. Rivas, Ph.D.

Treatment Issues: Sees children, teens & parents for: Abuse, ADHD, Addictions, Anger, Anxiety, Attachment Issues, Depression, Eating Disorders, Family Conflicts, School Problems, Self-Injury, Spiritual Concerns, Trauma.
Sees adults for Biblical Conflict Resolution, EMDR treatment of Childhood Abuse, Parenting Issues, Postpartum Depression, Pregnancy Concerns
Education and Training: Master of Arts in Theology (1998) and Psychology (1996), and Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (2000) from Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, CA. Dr. Rivas completed a year long specialty training in Child Development and Infant Mental Health from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. She received training through Peacemakers Ministry, learning how to address interpersonal conflicts in a Biblically faithful manner, in 1996-98. Dr. Rivas received training in Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR), Parts I and II, 2006. Licensed in the state of Illinois as a Clinical Psychologist since 2001.
Background and Experience: Dr. Rivas has worked as the DuPage County home visitor for the Fussy Baby Network. She serves as the Director of Breakaway, Meier Clinics' after school program for teens. Dr. Rivas also provides Christian therapy at Timberline Knolls Residential Treatment Center for girls and women recovering from addictions, anxiety, depression, eating disorders, self-injury, and trauma.
Special Interests and Services: Dr. Rivas provides psychological testing for children, teenagers and adults for ADHD, learning disorders, and other evaluation questions. She offers play therapy that is formatted to allow even young children with very limited verbal skills to do significant healing work in individual therapy. This is often the most comfortable and effective method of therapy to use with some elementary aged children as well as preschool children. Dr. Rivas uses EMDR to help clients when traumatic experiences are still negatively impacting their present life.
Additional Information: Dr. Rivas grew up in Naperville, IL. She has been married since 1993 and has two children, one by birth and one by adoption. She enjoys occasional public speaking, most frequently to parents' or church groups.


Wheaton Staff

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Nancy M. Rivas, Ph.D.

Treatment Issues: Helps children, teens and parents with issues of Abuse, ADHD, Anger, Anxiety, Attachment Issues, Depression, Family Conflicts, School Problems, Spiritual Concerns, Trauma.Sees adults for Biblical Conflict Resolution, EMDR treatment of Childhood Abuse, Parenting Issues, Postpartum Depression, Pregnancy Concerns
Education and Training: Master of Arts in Theology (1998) and Psychology (1996), and Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (2000) from Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, CA.Dr. Rivas completed a year long specialty training in Child Development and Infant Mental Health from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center.She received training through Peacemakers Ministry, learning how to address interpersonal conflicts in a Biblically faithful manner, in 1996-98.Dr. Rivas received training in Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR), Parts I and II, 2006.Licensed in the state of Illinois as a Clinical Psychologist since 2001.
Background and Experience: Dr. Rivas has served as the DuPage County home visitor for the Fussy Baby Network.She serves as the Director of Breakaway, Meier Clinics' after school program for teens.
Special Interests and Services: Dr. Rivas provides psychological testing for children and teenagers, most commonly for evaluation of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).She provides psychological assessment related to learning disorders and other diagnostic questions.Dr. Rivas also offers play therapy that is formatted to allow even young children with very limited verbal skills to do significant healing work in individual therapy.This is often the most comfortable and effective method of therapy to use with some elementary-aged children as well as pre-school children.
Additional Information: Dr. Rivas grew up in Naperville, IL.She has been married since 1993 and has one son.She and her husband are involved with a variety of ministries in their church community.Dr. Rivas enjoys occasional public speaking, most frequently to parents' or church groups, and loves to speak to high school psychology classes about her work.You can listen to her message on family stress during the holidays that was given at the Wheaton College Chapel on November 27, 2006, at hhtp://www.wheaton.edu/wetn/chapelfall06.htm.


Nancy M. Rivas, Ph.D. ...

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Nancy M. Rivas, Ph.D.

Treatment Issues: Helps children, teens and parents with issues of Abuse, ADHD, Anger, Anxiety, Attachment Issues, Depression, Family Conflicts, School Problems, Spiritual Concerns, Trauma.Sees adults for Biblical Conflict Resolution, EMDR treatment of Childhood Abuse, Parenting Issues, Postpartum Depression, Pregnancy Concerns
Education and Training: Master of Arts in Theology (1998) and Psychology (1996), and Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (2000) from Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, CA.Dr. Rivas completed a year long specialty training in Child Development and Infant Mental Health from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center.She received training through Peacemakers Ministry, learning how to address interpersonal conflicts in a Biblically faithful manner, in 1996-98.Dr. Rivas received training in Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR), Parts I and II, 2006.Licensed in the state of Illinois as a Clinical Psychologist since 2001.
Background and Experience: Dr. Rivas has served as the DuPage County home visitor for the Fussy Baby Network.She serves as the Director of Breakaway, Meier Clinics' after school program for teens.
Special Interests and Services: Dr. Rivas provides psychological testing for children and teenagers, most commonly for evaluation of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).She provides psychological assessment related to learning disorders and other diagnostic questions.Dr. Rivas also offers play therapy that is formatted to allow even young children with very limited verbal skills to do significant healing work in individual therapy.This is often the most comfortable and effective method of therapy to use with some elementary-aged children as well as pre-school children.
Additional Information: Dr. Rivas grew up in Naperville, IL.She has been married since 1993 and has one son.She and her husband are involved with a variety of ministries in their church community.Dr. Rivas enjoys occasional public speaking, most frequently to parents' or church groups, and loves to speak to high school psychology classes about her work.You can listen to her message on family stress during the holidays that was given at the Wheaton College Chapel on November 27, 2006, at hhtp://www.wheaton.edu/wetn/chapelfall06.htm.


Meier Clinics :: Wheaton Psychologist - Nancy Rivas, Ph.D.

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Nancy M. Rivas | PhD Meier Clinics :: Wheaton Psychologist - Nancy Rivas, Ph.D.

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Nancy M. Rivas, Ph.D.
Dr. Rivas joined Meier Clinics in 2001 and currently serves as the Director of Breakaway, Meier Clinics' after school program for teens. She also sees children, teens, and parents for a wide range of concerns within outpatient counseling. Dr. Rivas describes her therapy style as eclectic, integrating cognitive behavioral, insight oriented, and psychodynamic approaches into counseling, in addition to utilizing dialectical behavior therapy. She offers play therapy that is formatted to allow even young children with very limited verbal skills to do significant healing work in individual therapy. This is often the most comfortable and effective method of therapy to use with some elementary aged children as well as preschool children.
Dr. Rivas sees adults for biblical conflict resolution, parenting issues, postpartum depression, and pregnancy concerns as well. She received training in Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR) Parts I and II in 2006 and uses EMDR to help clients when traumatic experiences are still negatively impacting their present life. Additionally, Dr. Rivas provides psychological testing for children, teenagers, and adults for ADHD, learning disorders, and other evaluation questions.
Some client concerns she works with include the following:
Abuse, Attention Deficit Disorder (A.D.H.D./A.D.D.), Addictions, Anger, Anxiety, Attachment Issues, Depression, Eating Disorders, Family Conflicts, Grief/Loss, Relationships, School Problems, Self-Injury, Spiritual Concerns, and Trauma
Dr. Rivas also provides Christian therapy at the Timberline Knolls Residential Treatment Center for girls and women recovering from addictions, anxiety, depression, eating disorders, self-injury, and trauma. ere she teaches a soul-making group, designed to help clients understand and apply life-changing Biblical truth to their recovery journeys.
Dr. Rivas received her Master's and Doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. Dr. Rivas completed a year long specialty training in Child Development and Infant Mental Health at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. She received training through Peacemakers Ministry, learning how to address interpersonal conflicts in a Biblically faithful manner in 1996 to 1998. Dr. Rivas worked as a Dupage County home visitor for the Fussy Baby Network prior to joining Meier Clinics, and she has been licensed in the state of Illinois as a Clinical Psychologist since 2001.
Dr. Rivas grew up in Naperville, Illinois. She has been married since 1993 and has two children, one by birth and one by adoption. She enjoys occasional public speaking, most frequently to parents' or church groups.


Meier Clinics :: Wheaton Staff

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Nancy M. Rivas

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