Dawn Handa, LCPC-NCC, CCTP

About Me

Dawn is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with National Certification (NCC). She provides general mental health counseling, help for problematic pornography use, and sexual offender treatment services in Great Falls, Montana. Dawn is also a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP). Dawn has specialized training in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy. Dawn offers in-person and telehealth services and she is a Board Certified Telehealth Professional, Level I.

Education & Experience

Master's Degree in Professional Counseling EMDR, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Independant/Private Practice since 2018.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Association for Contextual Behavior Science (ACBS) Montana Sex Offender Treatment Association (MSOTA) Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers (ATSA) Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing International Association (EMDRIA) National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC) American Counseling Association (ACA) American Psychiatric Association (APA) TeleBehvioral Health Institute (TBHI)

Specialty Area

  • Addictions
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Depression
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress Management
  • Suicide Risk
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • First Responders
  • Underserved
  • Veterans/Military


  • English


  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid

Cash, Allegiance, Pacific Source; Mountain Co-Op, Modern Health EAP, OptumHealth, University of Utah Health Plans