Dana Nolan

Dana Nolan

Mental Health Counselor

Dana Nolan is a mental health counselor who runs the Mesothelioma Center's monthly support group. She also contributes frequently to the Asbestos.com blog.

    Accreditations
  • Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC)
  • Supreme Court Certified Family Mediator and Qualified Parenting Coordinator
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  • Dana writes blogs for Asbestos.com and moderates our monthly mesothelioma support group
  • She has more than 15 years of experience as a mental health counselor
  • Dana completed undergraduate studies at the University of Central Florida before earning a Master of Science degree in clinical psychology

Dana Nolan, MS, LMHC, is a licensed mental health counselor who moderates the monthly support group at Asbestos.com. She has experience with inpatient and outpatient counseling, and clinical research in the United States and Australia. She offers individual and family counseling at Healthy Living Counseling in Altamonte Springs, Fla.

Dana speaks regularly at regional and national conferences, as well as community organizations and professional roundtables. She specializes in helping patients cope with cancer, heart disease and other serious illnesses.

In our monthly online support group, Dana strives to help mesothelioma patients overcome the physical and emotional challenges of the disease and work toward a happier and healthier life. Each session begins with a brief educational presentation on coping with mesothelioma before transitioning to an open discussion with patients and caregivers.

Dana earned a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Central Florida and a master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling from Western Washington University. She spends her free time watching her children’s sports and music activities, or biking, jogging or swimming.

Latest Blogs by Dana Nolan

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Home-Based Exercises for Mesothelioma Patients | Online Support Group

Home-Based Exercises for Mesothelioma Patients | Online Support Group

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Making the Best of Mesothelioma Caregiving During Holidays

Making the Best of Mesothelioma Caregiving During Holidays

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Easing Chemotherapy Drug Side Effects with Exercise

Easing Chemotherapy Drug Side Effects with Exercise

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