- Family Adjustment
- Grief & Loss
- Pregnancy & Postpartum
- Relationship Issues
- Gender and Sexual Identity Issues
- Work/Career Issues
Dr. Mandel is a Licensed Psychologist in the state of Wisconsin. She provides individual, family, and couples (including premarital) therapy. Dr. Mandel works within an interpersonal, family systems, behavioral, and multicultural framework to psychotherapy. She tailors her approach based on the unique strengths, needs, and goals of her adolescent and adult clients. She values collaboration and believes a strong therapeutic relationship promotes growth and change. Dr. Mandel has experience helping clients with a wide range of concerns, including depression, anxiety, stress, family change/adjustment, grief/loss, pregnancy and postpartum, relationship infidelity, parenting, work/career change, and gender and sexual identity issues.
Education and Training
Dr. Mandel earned her Bachelor of Arts in History and Afro-American Studies from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. She attained her Master’s degree in Educational Psychology from the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee and her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. She received her doctoral training at the Medical College of Wisconsin and Wisconsin Psychiatric Institute and Clinics. Dr. Mandel completed her pre-doctoral internship at the Counseling Psychology Training Clinic at UW–Madison and Mercy Options in Janesville through the Wisconsin Internship Consortium in Professional Psychology.
Dr. Mandel acquired Levels I and II training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy. She is also a Prepare/Enrich facilitator.
American Psychological Association