Heather Soyer | Pediatric Psychology Des Moines
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Heather Soyer, PsyD

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1206 Pleasant Street
Anna Blank Building
Des Moines, Iowa 50309



Blank Children's Psychological Services


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Heather Christiansen, PsyD, is a pediatric psychologist with Blank Children's Hematology/Oncology Clinic. She specializes in the treatment of psychological issues in children, adolescents, and families coping with cancer and other blood disorders.  She has also been involved in clinical research evaluating the psychosocial functioning and health related quality of life of children, adolescents and young adults with cancer and other blood disorders.

Dr. Christiansen earned her degree in clinical psychology from Nova Southeastern University in 2009 after completing her internship at the UCLA Semel Institute of Neurosciences and Behavior specializing in pediatric psychology and child and adolescent mental health. She completed a fellowship in pediatric psycho-oncology at the Medical College of Wisconsin Children's Hospitals of Wisconsin where she provided inpatient and outpatient clinical services to pediatric oncology and hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients and their families.


Pediatric Psychology

Accepts Children


College/Medical School

University of Iowa, Nova Southeastern University