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Lidan Gu, PhD, LP


Dr. Lidan Gu received her PhD training in counseling psychology at the University of Minnesota. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at the University of Minnesota Medical Center with an emphasis on pediatric psychology and pediatric neuropsychology. She completed her postdoctoral fellowship at Children's Hospital and Clinics of Minnesota where she continued to have specialized training in pediatric psychology and clinical child psychology. She is currently a member of the American Psychological Association and the Society of Pediatric Psychology.

Dr. Gu is a Senior Clinical Psychologist and provides assessments, therapy, and medical consultation/liaison for a broad range of conditions, including adjustment disorder, anxiety, depression, behavioral difficulties, ADHD, autism spectrum disorder, and issues associated with trauma, abuse, grief, adherence to medical treatments/regimen, coping with chronic medical conditions, weight management, and pain management.

Dr. Gu works with children, teens, families, and other care providers to identify needs and facilitate healthy development, emotional/behavioral health, and skills building. She is also a member of the HCMC Psychology Training Program faculty, and enjoys supervising psychology interns and fellows.