Strength of Mind

Deborah Burkowski, Ph.D.


2990 N. Sioux Rd
Claremore, OK 74017
(918) 342-2622

Mon-Thu 8-5; Fri 8-12

Deborah Burkowski is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist who received her Doctorate of Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Her pre-doctoral psychology internship was at Laureate Psychiatric Hospital's Eating Disorders program. She later worked in the community mental health field at CREOKS Behavioral Health Services. Dr. Burkowski sees children and adolescents who suffer from a variety of problems including depression/anxiety, eating disorders and family/relationship issues. Dr. Burkowski helps patients manage emotional distress and develop healthy ways to cope with stressors in life. Therapeutically, she primarily utilizes a cognitive behavioral approach. She also has a special interest and training in dialectical behavior therapy to treat a range of problems related to emotion dysregulation.

In 2011, Dr. Burkowski joined the Strength of Mind family where her focus has been with children and adolescents. She conducts
psychological assessment and psychotherapy that includes testing for ADHD and Asperger's Disorder. Dr. Burkowski has a fascination with understanding human behavior combined with a passion to help others. Dr. Burkowski is both open-minded and empathetic—she delights in being able to see individuals and families feel supported and experience improvement in their quality of life.

In her personal life, Dr. Burkowski loves spending time with her husband, engaging in outdoor activities, cooking and reading. She also enjoys riding her horse that has been with her since the age of 10. She takes pride in taking care of herself and her loved ones.