Desireé Gallagher-Frazier, Psy.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist. She received her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from Nova Southeastern University in
Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at The Children’s Assessment Center (CAC) in Houston and her postdoctoral fellowship at the Moore Counseling Center in
Oklahoma. After working in Houston for two years, she has relocated to the Dallas area to be closer to family. Dr. Gallagher-Frazier has been practicing at the Coppell Counseling Center since
During her graduate clinical training experiences, Dr. Gallagher-Frazier has developed a specialization in working with traumatized children and adolescents,
including childhood abuse, witnessing domestic violence, death of a family member, and school violence. Dr. Gallagher-Frazier has presented on topics, such as promoting sex education in families
and parental alienation syndrome. She also has clinical experience with a broad range of childhood disorders and problems, including depression, separation anxiety, attachment disorders, ADHD,
oppositional defiant behaviors, conduct disorder, trichotillomania, enuresis, and encopresis. Dr. Gallagher-Frazier primarily works with children and adolescents and their families. She believes
that positive interaction styles and effective communication increases emotional functioning and decreases behavioral problems in children and their families.