Stacey Brittain is a licensed clinical social worker with UT Physicians. She provides individual, family, and group psychotherapy to children, adolescents and adults.
Ms. Brittain is experienced with treating mood disorders, suicidal ideation, self-injury, complex trauma, problems with emotion regulation and family conflict. She has worked in both outpatient and inpatient psychiatric settings providing psychotherapy to patients of all ages. Most of her training and education is in the field of complex trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder relating to sexual assault, abuse and neglect, intimate partner violence, and veterans involved in active combat.
Ms. Brittain has extensive training in the application of trauma-informed therapy approaches such as eye movement desensitization and reprocessing and trauma focused cognitive behavioral therapy. She is additionally trained in child-centered play therapy and other expressive therapy modalities.
She utilizes a client-centered, collaborative approach to clinical work. Ms. Brittain often uses a psychodynamic framework while incorporating elements of cognitive behavioral therapy and dialectical behavior therapy.
University of Houston, 2009