Tanya Pidtergerya, Intern Therapist

Pronouns - They/them/theirs

Currently Accepting New Clients
Not Accepting New Clients at This Time
Accepting Testing Clients Only
No Longer Accepting New C4VL Clients
No Longer with C4VL

Tanya specializes in working with a variety of different clients including children (ages 3 and older), adolescents, and individual adults. They aim to utilize a variety of therapeutic modalities dependent on the best fit for the client. Their hope is to create a safe space for their clients to feel accepted and welcome.

Insurances Accepted

Anthem/Blue Cross Blue Shield (now called Elevance)
Beacon / Carelon Medicaid (Health Co Inc. / Northeast Health Partners)
CCHA Medicaid
Cigna (now Evernorth)
Colorado Access (Medicaid / CHP+)
Denver Health Medical Plan (DHMP commercial)
First Health Network
RMHP Medicaid
Rocky Mountain Health Plans (A UnitedHealthcare company)
United Healthcare / UBH (Optum)

Current Practice

“Every human is an artist. The dream of your life is to make beautiful art.” ―Don Miguel Ruiz, The Four Agreements

Tanya's primary experience has been working with autistic children and teens, but they also support all populations with diverse needs. Tanya offers an accepting, safe, and welcoming space for clients to pursue their journey and witness their personal growth. They strongly believe that when emotional, psychological, and social well-being are prioritized, humans are able to thrive no matter what choices they make. Tanya wants to collaborate together with their clients on their needs and goals, creating solutions while pulling from a variety of efficacious treatment approaches. Pursuing this journey may not be an easy one, but the goal will always be to make the therapeutic experience positive and rewarding!

Tanya sees clients via telehealth and in-person in Aurora, CO, and is pursuing Masters of Social Work Intern from Metropolitan State University of Denver. Tanya is supervised by Svetlana Skornyakov, LMFT, #01557.

Client Focus

  • Children 3-5
  • Children 5+
  • Adolescents 10-12
  • Teens 13+
  • Adults 18+
  • Couples
  • Seniors 65+
  • Family
  • People of Color (BIPOC)
  • Transgender
  • LatinX
  • Group Therapy

Areas of Focus

  • ADHD/Neurodivergence
  • Anxiety
  • Autism in Children (skills, etc.)
  • Depression
  • Grief/Loss
  • Trauma/PTSD

Treatment Approach

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Past Work Experience

  • Registered Behavior Technician (RBT), The Shandy Clinic, Denver, CO
  • Registered Behavior Technician (RBT), Behavior Frontiers, Denver, CO

Education & Licensure

  • Master of Social Work, Metropolitan State University of Denver, in progress, expected graduation date: 5/15/2025
  • BA in Psychology, 2021