Dana Bridges

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About Me

I am a Clinical Social Worker in Connecticut with over 10 years of experience working as a Case Manager, Substance Abuse Counselor and have a knowledge of Medication Assisted Treatment (Methadone, Suboxone and Vivitrol). I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, and poly substance abuse . I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse.

My counseling style is supportive and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, humanistic and psychodynamic I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs.

It takes courage to seek for a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. If you are ready to take that step I am here to support and empower you.

I look forward to working with you!


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Addictions
  • Compassion fatigue
Also experienced in:
Trauma and abuse , Self esteem , Depression , Coping with life changes , Codependency , Drug and Alcohol Addiction , Eating and Food-Related Issues , Emptiness , Impulsivity , Social Anxiety and Phobia , Women's Issues

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 3

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video


LCSW #010300 (Expires: 2022-06-30)


Written by B.R. on Jul 29, 2021 after counseling with Dana for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, and adhd

Dana is not just a therapist, she is someone who will make you feel like you were talking to your best friend in their living room. Dana is not only an amazing person, she is compassionate, she is understanding, and she uses her resources to her fullest capabilities. I am so thankful to have Dana as my chosen therapist and look forward to the journey together.

Written by S.A. on Jul 18, 2021 after counseling with Dana for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue

Dana is very receptive and listens to me. I feel like we are a team. She really helps me to think about different perspectives.

Written by D.A. on Mar 31, 2021 after counseling with Dana for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, eating disorders, and self esteem

Dana has been absolutely wonderful so far and I'm so happy that I get to work with her. She is very supportive and understanding.