Preferred Name: Dr. Tancy

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant-in-Training

Online Therapy

Education & Experience

Education/Experience Capella University - DSW 2016 University of Pittsburgh - MSW Clinical Concentration 1996 University of Pittsburgh - BS Psychology with a minor in Communication and Women's Studies 1992 ED Experience 1) 1 Year - UPMC/Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic - Center for Overcoming Problem Eating (COPE) 2) 21 years - general practice and working with ED patients and families 3) 21 years of supervising LMSW's for their clinical license - general clinical and working with ED patients 4) Currently provide both individual an group clinical supervision with focus on general clinical and ED 5) Twelve years University teaching with general BSW and MSW including DSM5 and seminars on ED assessment, diagnoses and treatment planning 6) Conferences and community workshops on ED 7) Current caseload working with ED patients and families - part of interdisciplinary treatment team which spans outpt IOP, VIOP and inpatient networks with ED facilities

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Social/Volunteer Organizations IAEDP Professional Member AED Member - The Academy of Eating Disorders NEDA Member - National Eating Disorders Association Eating Disorder Professionals of Waco, Texas NASW Member - National/Texas AAPCSW Member – American Association for Psychoanalysis I Clinical Social Work IOCD Member – International Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders EMDRIA Member APA Member - American Psychological Association NASW TX Women's Issues Committee/Past NAMI Waco, BOD/Past NAMI on Campus Faculty Advisor/Past Prosper Waco Women' Health Organization/Past

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Somatic Issues
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Veterans/Military


  • German


  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Medicare
  • UnitedHealth