About Us

Experts in their field:

Their exclusive focus on women’s emotional and psychological struggles has allowed them to achieve mastery and expertise in the field of women’s mental health. This means that the Drs. maintains in-depth knowledge psychological issues affecting women today.

Paula Miltenberger, Ph.D.

Paula Miltenberger, Ph.D. is a Licensed Psychologist and founder of Women’s Mental Wellness. She received a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Texas. Dr. Miltenberger received specialized training completing her APA-accredited internship and Postdoctoral Fellowship in Women’s Mental Health within the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas. She holds a certificate in the specialty of Maternal Mental Health from Postpartum Support International. Dr. Miltenberger has been personally trained and certified by Dr. Alice Domar, of Harvard Medical School and The Domar Center, to lead the Mind/Body Program for Infertility.  She served as a Clinical Supervisor for doctoral students from UTSW Medical School as well as the Women’s Psychology Service at Baylor University Medical Center of Dallas.

Dr. Miltenberger works closely with internal medicine, obstetricians, gynecologists, reproductive endocrinologists, oncologists, and psychiatrists to provide comprehensive care for women. Dr. Miltenberger enjoys educating physicians, nurses, and other healthcare providers on the importance of women’s mental wellness. Dr. Miltenberger is a published author on issues related to loss and perinatal depression.

In addition to private practice, Dr. Miltenberger is a consulting psychologist for Medical City Dallas’ Women’s Hospital, where she works with women experiencing high-risk pregnancies, as well as candidates for fetal surgery.

Paula Miltenberger is a Licensed Psychologist with the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists (TX License #33947; Expires 03/2021). For information on how to verify a license, please go to www.tsbep.texas.gov. For information on how to file a complaint, please go to the following page: https://www.tsbep.texas.gov/how-to-file-a-complaint-enforcement.

Cassidy Liland, Ph.D

Cassidy Liland, Ph.D. is a licensed psychologist. She completed her undergraduate degree in Psychology at the University of Alabama. Dr. Liland received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. She completed a two-year APA approved clinical internship, one year with the Women’s Psycho-Oncology Service at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas and her last year with the Consult-Liaison Psychiatry Service at Parkland Memorial Hospital. Dr. Liland completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Women’s Health Psychology at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology. During her fellowship she received specialized training in treating women. Her specialized training included perinatal mood disorders, perinatal loss as well as women coping with medical issues such as high-risk pregnancy and infertility, gynecologic issues such as PCOS, PMDD, and chronic pelvic pain. She also has worked extensively with breast and gynecological cancer patients and survivors. Dr. Liland is a certified Infant Mental Health Specialist endorsed by the program First3Years. Her training gives her the expertise to work with mothers and infants to ensure secure attachment and emotional well-being. She also has earned a certificate in Maternal Mental Health through Postpartum Support International.

Dr. Liland has a true passion for working with women. Dr. Liland places great emphasis on the importance of the therapeutic relationship. She works to foster a safe and non-judgmental environment where her clients can feel understood. She treats her clients as individuals based on the uniqueness of their experiences. Dr. Liland is a published author on psychological distress among cancer patients.

In addition to private practice, Dr. Liland is a consulting psychologist for Medical City Dallas’ Women’s Hospital, where she works with women experiencing high-risk pregnancies, as well as candidates for fetal surgery.

You may contact Dr. Liland directly at (214) 890-9880 or cassidy@womensmentalwellness.com.

Cassidy Liland is a Licensed Psychologist with the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists (TX License #37417; Expires 01/31/2022). For information on how to verify a license, please go to www.tsbep.texas.gov. For information on how to file a complaint, please go to the following page: https://www.tsbep.texas.gov/how-to-file-a-complaint-enforcement.

Lauren Spivack, MS, LMFT-A

Lauren Spivack is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapy Associate (LMFT-A).   She received her MS in Family Therapy from Texas Woman’s University. Lauren works with individuals, couples and families from a systemic perspective to help clients explore and overcome emotional obstacles. She specializes in relationship issues as well as couple, marital, premarital, and family conflict, anxiety and depression. Lauren has advanced training in perinatal mental health through Postpartum Support International.

Lauren is a member of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) and the Texas Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (TAMFT). Lauren is currently under the supervision of Dr. Rachel Koppa (#59675).

Maddie Moree, MSW, LCSW

Maddie Moree is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who earned her bachelor’s degree in Child Development from Iowa State University and her master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Kentucky.  During the process of completing her master’s degree, Maddie provided therapeutic services in various settings including pediatrics and working in adoption. Maddie has experience working across a broad range of settings, including: academic medical centers, university counseling, medical practices, primary care offices, and equestrian centers. She has experience working with children, adolescents, and their families who face a wide range of difficulties. Her clinical areas of interest include women’s issues, infertility concerns, grief, trauma, and coping with chronic illness. Maddie enjoys working with teens and adults. Maddie approaches her work with clients in a compassionate and collaborative manner, utilizing tools from several treatment modalities, including: cognitive-behavioral therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, mindfulness based stress reduction, and acceptance and commitment therapy.

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