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Lana Maghoub, PhD - Psychiatry and Psychology

Lana Mahgoub, PhD

(757) 668-4673 (HOPE)

Doctorate: University of Wisconsin-Madison

Doctoral Internship: Nebraska Internship Consortium, Boys Town Center for Behavioral Health  


Mahgoub is a licensed clinical psychologist who provides evidence-based and culturally-relevant therapy and testing services. Given her background in school psychology training and past experience serving as a school psychologist, Mahgoub provides families with both clinical support, and support navigating school-related challenges and services, including IEPs and school interventions to support youth who are experiencing behavioral, academic, emotional, and/or interpersonal challenges.

Mahgoub strives to create a warm and accepting atmosphere where families feel comfortable and heard. She enjoys helping parents learn positive reinforcement strategies to reduce their child's problematic behaviors.

Clinical Interests
  • Emotion Regulation
  • Disruptive Behaviors
  • Parent Management Training
  • Anxiety Disorders/Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Identity and Self-Esteem
  • Psychological Assessment
  • Quintana, S. M., & Mahgoub, L. A. (2016). Ethnic and Racial Disparities in Education: Psychology's Role in Understanding and Reducing Disparities. Theory Into Practice, 55(2), 94-103.
A Note from Dr. Mahgoub

"I am excited about CHKD’s growing behavioral health services and the collaborative work they do with other providers to meet children’s needs from all different dimensions."

(757) 668-4673 (HOPE)

Meet Dr. Lana Mahgoub