LICENSED IN WASHINGTON AND IDAHO. TELE-HEALTH VISITS AVAILABLE FOR RESIDENTS
Providing therapy for adults, children, couples, families and blended families
When working with individuals, I draw from a variety of techniques, such Gestalt, and Psychoanalytical. However, I primarily use Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, with a Mindfulness approach.
I was trained extensively in Structural Family Therapy for my work with families. I taught the Focus on Children class for the state of Idaho required seminar for divorcing parents. I have many years of service in working with families, children of divorce, and blended families.
My work with couples draws heavily from Attachment Theory.
Treatment specialization includes:
- Mindfulness Training
- Cognitive Restructuring for depression, anxiety and emotion regulation
- Guided Visualization, Imagery and Resourcing Techniques to process difficult emotions and trauma
- Resourcing Techniques
- Behavior Training to changing unhelpful behavior patterns
- Grief and loss
- Stress Management
- Anger Management
- Healthy coping
- Work and Career Issues
- Interpersonal Conflict and relationship concerns
- Conflict Resolution
- Women's issues
I am a Nationally Certified, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, and a Licensed Mental Health Therapist with a background in Juvenile Court and Family Services, Adoption Work, School Counseling, College Counseling, and Mental Health Therapy. Having passed the National Mental Health Counselors Exam, I am qualified to contract with insurance companies to provide therapy based on "medical necessity." I taught the Focus on Children Class for divorcing parents in the state of Idaho, and spent a number of years as a Career Counselor. Currently, I work with a variety of populations, and a wide range of emotional, behavioral, and familial issues. Meeting clients in a comfortable and supportive atmosphere, I offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each of my client's individual needs. Together, we work to help them reach their goals, and attain the personal growth for which they strive.
Consultation Services, Workshops, and Trainings are also available in the areas of specialization for public and private organizations.
Please see my Privacy and Policy section for further information about me, and policies related to confidentiality of services.