Alana Spiwak | Bellaire Therapist | Mental Health Match
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Alana Spiwak

Current Availability:

I work weekdays only, 8 am - 5:30 pm, by appointment only

About Me:

  • Three words that describe my style are:

    Empathic, analytic, understanding

  • Something unique about my approach is:

    I am a psychiatrist and psychoanalyst and I help individuals discover thoughts, feelings and motivations that they many not know about themselves in a non-judgmental relationship with me. I may prescribe medication to help manage symptoms.

  • Together we will explore:

    I encourage my patients to share whatever is on their minds when they arrive for our session. I do not direct the session but allow the work to unfold in an organic way.

  • I specialize in working with people who:

    I work with people who are motivated to change and to understand themselves. I have experience working with other mental health professionals, helping them address their own issues as well as providing consultation and supervision of their work.

  • I became a therapist because:

    I learned in medical school that I was most skilled at talking with people and understanding their emotional problems.

  • Something that stands out about where I offer therapy is:

    My office is on the top floor of the Frost Bank Building and has a panoramic view of Houston.

  • More about me:

    I am a faculty member at the Center for Psychoanalytic Studies and an Associate Clinical Professor at Baylor College of Medicine.

More Details:

Insurance Accepted:

None

Languages Spoken:

English

Years Licensed:

37