Dr. Fedotova-Klinger is the newest edition to Life Choices, working under the supervision of Dr. Waddell-Pratt. She joins the practice as a Post-Doctoral Resident with a temporary psychologist license, as granted by the AZ Board of Psychologist Examiners. She has been a licensed professional counselor and independent licensed substance-abuse counselor for over 14 years. She earned her Master of Counseling degree from the University of Phoenix and a Master of Arts degree from Argosy University (Professional School of Psychology). From Argosy, she also earned her doctorate in Clinical Psychology. Her areas of focus include anxiety, depression, substance use/addiction issues and trauma. Dr. Fedotova-Klinger specializes in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Brief Solution-Focused Therapy; she additionally incorporates mindfulness practices into treatment and is trained in EMDR.
Dr. Fedotova-Klinger believes that each individual deserves to be happy and whole. She fully recognizes that healing is not an overnight process. It is a daily cleansing of pain, a daily healing from difficult life circumstances. Dr. Fedotova-Klinger believes that healing comes when we choose to walk away from darkness and move toward the light. She looks forward to helping individuals enhance their internal light.
Executive Clinical Director
Professional Group, LLC
Finding a therapist with whom you can both connect and be understood can be a difficult undertaking. Dr. Andrea Waddell-Pratt has masterfully joined professionalism with a comfortable air to create Life Choices.
Dr. Waddell-Pratt has been a licensed Clinical Psychologist for nearly 20 years. She holds licenses in the states of Arizona and Georgia. She earned her Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree from Howard University. From Purdue University, she was awarded both her Masters (M.S.) and Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees in Clinical Psychology. Pre-doctoral graduate training was also obtained at the Institute for Juvenile Research (IJR) - University of Illinois at Chicago. Post-doctoral training was concentrated in community mental health. After becoming licensed, she elected to work in Corrections for nearly 11 years while managing a small private practice. Currently, Dr. Waddell-Pratt is the Owner and Executive Clinical Director of her expanding practice. In addition to a full clinical practice, she holds Adjunct Professor positions at Rio Salado College teaching undergraduate studies and at Fuller Theological Seminary - Phoenix in the Marriage and Family Therapy program. She supervises pre- and post-doctoral students from local universities and provides consultation to other psychologists and community leaders. She can be reached at email@example.com.
Together with other independently licensed practitioners, Life Choices contracts with Kingdom Fellowship Assistance Network (KFAN) to provide brief, solution-focused professional and lay Christian counseling. For more information about KFAN, visit: www.kingdomassistancenetwork.com or call 520.428.KFAN (5326).