Dana Steidtmann, PhD
Sr. Instructor, Psychiatry-Adult Psychiatry

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Graduate School :
  • PhD, University of Kansas (2010)
Undergraduate School:
  • BA, University of Wyoming (WY) (2003)
Fellowships:
  • Stanford University Program, Psychology (2014)
Languages: English
Department: Psychiatry-Adult Psychiatry

Research Interests

Improving the effectiveness of mental health treatments and improving value and access in health care.

Publications

  • Steidtmann D, McBride S, Mishkind MC. Experiences of Mental Health Clinicians and Staff in Rapidly Converting to Full-Time Telemental Health and Work from Home During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Telemed J E Health. 2020 Dec 9. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33301354
  • Vaks Y, Bensen R, Steidtmann D, Wang TD, Platchek TS, Zulman DM, Malcolm E, Milstein A. Better health, less spending: Redesigning the transition from pediatric to adult healthcare for youth with chronic illness. Healthc (Amst). 2016 Mar;4(1):57-68. PubMed PMID: 27001100
  • Laws HB, Constantino MJ, Sayer AG, Klein DN, Kocsis JH, Manber R, Markowitz JC, Rothbaum BO, Steidtmann D, Thase ME, Arnow BA. Convergence in patient-therapist therapeutic alliance ratings and its relation to outcome in chronic depression treatment. Psychother Res. 2016 Feb 1;:1-15. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26829714

Professional Memberships

  • American Psychological Association (APA), Member
  • Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT), Member

Practice Locations

University of Colorado Denver Depression Center - Specialty Clinic
13199 East Montview Boulevard
3rd floor
Aurora, CO 80045
303-724-3300

Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Psychology
Conditions & Treatments
  • Stress Management
  • Mental Health and Behavior - Anxiety
  • Mental Health and Behavior - Bereavement
  • Mental Health and Behavior - Depression
  • Mental Health and Behavior - Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
  • Mental Health and Behavior - Panic Disorder
  • Mental Health and Behavior - Phobias
  • Mental Health and Behavior - Postpartum Depression
  • Mental Health and Behavior - Stress
  • Mental Health and Behavior
Clinical Interests
I provide evidence based psychotherapy for adults and couples. I often work with adults experiencing stress, depression, anxiety and related issues and frequently use techniques from cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT).

Care Philosophy
I strive to foster a warm, compassionate and collaborative relationship with patients as they work to overcome life's challenges.

General Information

Graduate Schools:
  • PhD, University of Kansas (2010)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BA, University of Wyoming (WY) (2003)
Fellowships:
  • Stanford University Program, Psychology (2014)
Languages: English
Department: Psychiatry-Adult Psychiatry
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