• Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (children and adults)

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • Diabetes management

  • Partner abuse (physical, verbal, emotional)​

  • Family therapy

  • Couples therapy

  • Life transitions

My clinical focus includes the following:


My past research focused primarily on perpetrators of intimate partner violence. My current research aims to improve routine check up visits for children by including a focus on behavior and development.

I have been practicing psychology since 2001 as both a clinician and a researcher.

I have extensive training in the following types of therapy:

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

  • Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) 

I have also served as intake coordinator and group therapy leader for two domestic violence ​centers and been part of a multidisciplinary team to evaluate children and adolescents for ADHD.

​​Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

​Tanya M. Morrel, Ph.D.

​Licensed Psychologist