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Dan Bannister

  • Iowa
  • Provides confidential online counseling through BetterHelp

About Dan Bannister's service

Dan Bannister is a highly experienced clinical social worker with over thirty years of practice in Iowa and Minnesota. He holds a Master of Arts degree in Counseling from the University of Illinois and a Master of Social Work in Clinical Social Work from the University of Iowa. Throughout his career, Dan has worked in a diverse range of clinical settings, including primary healthcare, in-home care, inpatient psychiatric hospitals, residential facilities, corrections, and outpatient counseling centers. As of March 2020, he has extended his counseling services online and has obtained certification as a Clinical Telemental Health Provider, becoming well-versed and comfortable with online counseling. Dan’s clinical interests span various areas, such as anger management, depression, anxiety and panic, stress management, grief and loss, divorce recovery, and abuse issues. In his counseling approach, he primarily utilizes a cognitive-behavioral approach, which focuses on the connection between our thoughts, emotions, and behaviors. By identifying and modifying negative thought patterns, Dan helps individuals improve their relationships and overall satisfaction in life. With a genuine and empathetic demeanor, he builds caring and supportive relationships with his clients, aiming to meet their specific counseling goals. Dan’s ultimate purpose is to guide individuals towards the changes they desire,

Areas of Focus and Specialization

Additional areas

Therapeutic approaches

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Years in practice

30 years

NPI number


License Details

IA LISW 098706, MN LICSW 04951

License: LISW


License number: 98706

Expires at 2024-12-31

License: LICSW


number: 4951

Expires at 2024-04-30



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