Patricia Dean, LMFT, CBP, CSP, Marriage & Family Therapist in Brentwood
My clients desire change yet don't always know how to get there. My hope is to walk with you during life's challenges, conflicts in relationships, trauma, addictions, and old deep wounds. I love to see my clients heal and grow in ways they did not think possible. In sessions, clients learn their negative interactional patterns, begin to experience real closeness and intimacy with their significant others. My goal is to help you work through life's messes, discover the beauty of forgiveness, mine the depths of true joy, teach the art of grieving well and to help you discover your most authentic self.
I am a Certified Brainspotting Therapist at Level III & Master level, Certified in Somatic Experiential, and a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. l am a Level II EMDR Therapist and Gottman Couples Therapist. I am an Emotionally Focused Therapist (EFT) with advanced training. Advanced Somatic Experiencing (SE) With training in Concussions & PTSD, and Attachment.
I utilize a mixture of CBT, DBT, Mindfulness, Brene Brown's work on Shame & Authenticity, EFT, SE, SOM-EX, Brainspotting, CRM, and EMDR during sessions. It is a genuine privilege to be able to see my clients grow and heal in ways they previously thought impossible and look forward to joining you on your journey.
Take the first step to help. Call or Email Patricia Dean now - (615) 610-1732


  • Years in Practice: 7 Years
  • School: Trevecca Nazarene University
  • Year Graduated: 2008
  • License No. and State: 825 Tennessee


  • Avg Cost (per session): $120 - $130
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Brainspotting/Certified
  • Certificate Date: 2015
  • Certificate: Somatic Experiential (CSE)/Certification
  • Certificate Date: 2016

Patricia Dean's Groups

I'm my Mother's Daughter

Ever wonder why your Mother can bring such intense emotion in you? From love to hate. Trust to betrayal. Come join other wome who are on the journey of self-exploration of self-compassion, understanding and acceptance. In this group, you will learn to recognize the dance you have with your Mother. Please call or email to learn more of what will be learned in the group. The 12 week group will start on April 15, 2015.

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Supervision for Marriage and Family Therapists

Supervision for Therapists working towards licensure.

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  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Addiction
  • Traumatic Brain Injury


  • ADHD
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Concussions and car accidents
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Video Game Addiction

Mental Health

  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Religious Orientation: Christian


  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)


  • Aviation Professionals
  • Cancer
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Attachment-based
  • Certified Brainspotting Therapist w/ advanced
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Concussion & PTSD
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • EMDR
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gottman Method
  • Imago
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Somatic
  • Somatic Experiencing (SE) & CRM
  • Trauma Focused


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 23 May 2017
Patricia Dean, LMFT, CBP, CSP, Marriage & Family Therapist in Brentwood

Patricia Dean

Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, CBP, CSP