Diane A McKay, PsyD, PA

Psychologist, PsyD

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(941) 877-6456

Diane A McKay, PsyD, PA

Psychologist, PsyD


Location

Offers online therapy

205 N. Orange Avenue
Suite #304
Sarasota, FL 34236
(941) 877-6456
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Diane A McKay, PsyD, PA
8437 Tuttle Avenue
PMB #315
Sarasota, FL 34243
Call Diane McKay
(941) 877-6456

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Announcement icon We now offer "Virtual Therapy" so we may continue to provide psychological services to those seeking assistance. Please contact our office.
"Our goal is to get you back to being you". Psychological services are offered for depression, anxiety, grief and loss, and relationship difficulties. Dr. McKay is a clinical psychologist providing evidence-based treatment, such as cognitive-behavioral or dialectical behavioral therapy. She has extensive experience working with patients who have eating disorders or medical problems, as well as onducting psychological evaluations. Dr. McKay is also a Level 2 Gottman Therapist using an evidence-based method to help couples build a better relationship. We are dedicated to providing the highest quality of care in the community and treat all of our patients with respect and compassion.
Psychotherapy has many different approaches and various formats in which it occurs. Regardless, psychotherapy is a partnership between the patient and the psychologist. Each party must openly communicate and has a responsibility in establishing and maintaining a healthy and successful working relationship.
In 2011, Dr. McKay was awarded the US Army "Achievement Medal for Civilian Service. Awards: "Outstanding Early Career Contributions to Psychology", "Distinguished Psychologist", the "What a Woman Award" (Florida Psychologically Health Workplace Program), and the Jefferson Cup (APA's Committee of State Leaders - 2011-2015). President of FPA (2011-2013) President of SPIM (2013-2016).

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $150 - $300
Pay By: Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • WEBTPA
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 21 Years
  • License: Florida / PY6237
  • School: Forest Institute of Professional Psychology
  • Year Graduated: 1999

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: International Critical Incident Stress Foundation / Certification
  • Certificate Date: 2015
  • Certificate: (Crisis Intervention Team) CIT International / Master Trainer
  • Certificate Date: 2015

Diane A McKay, PsyD, PA's Groups

Making Marriage Work: An Interactive Workshop

This workshop is designed to teach couples (married, living together, recently engaged, etc.) the tools needed for achieving success in a relationship. This program is generally offered over the course of two weekends (Friday/Saturday or Saturday/Sunday from 10 am - 4 pm) OR once-a-week for a total of 8 -weeks (one evening for 2.5 hours). This program is generally offered twice a year only (April and October) for between 4-8 couples at a time. Space is limited so if you are interested, please contact us early to assure that you are able to attend.

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Location

Diane A McKay, PsyD, PA
8437 Tuttle Avenue
PMB #315
Sarasota, FL 34243
Call Diane McKay
(941) 877-6456
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Other Location +

Additional Location

205 N. Orange Avenue
Suite #304
Sarasota, FL 34236
(941) 877-6456
Specialties
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Eating Disorders
  • Life Coaching
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Career Counseling
  • Child
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Hoarding
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Positive Psychology
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Sports Performance
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Asian and Hispanic and Latino
Faith: Christian
Age
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Executive and Personal Coaching
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Gottman Method
  • Imago
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Organizational Consulting
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychodynamic
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Reality Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

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Last Modified: 27 Jun 2020
Diane A McKay, PsyD, PA, PsyD, Psychologist in Sarasota
Diane A McKay, PsyD, PA

Psychologist, PsyD