Dr. Alena Prikhidko, LMFT, Ph.D.

Preferred Name: Alena

EMDR Certified Therapist

Online Therapy

About Me

For the last 20 years I have been helping people cope with trauma and anxiety. I worked with survivors of domestic violence, physical, emotional and sexual abuse, helped people heal from anxiety and panic. I received extensive education in EMDR and got certified. In parallel, I also work with personality disorders using Transference Focused Psychotherapy.

Education & Experience

I am certified EMDR therapist and a licensed marriage and family therapist. I came to the US in 2014 and graduated from the University of Florida Counselor Education doctoral program in 2018. Prior to coming to the US I have been as a therapist in Russia and Ukraine since 2001.

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Domestic Violence
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Personality Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Immigrants
  • Seniors


  • Russian


  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealth