I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in Arizona. I have worked in social services for 24 years in various capacities- as a direct care worker in a group home for developmentally-disabled adults, as a licensed counselor in a crisis counseling program in Phoenix, AZ. I have worked with clients on a wide variety of issues from anxiety and depression to behavioral concerns. For the past 18 years I have worked with children in the foster care system. I use a strength-based trauma informed approach to therapy to help clients to improve their overall emotional health and well-being. I use a variety of therapeutic techniques to include Cognitive-Behavioral, Emotion-Focused Therapy, Solution-Focused, Psychoeducational, Trauma-Informed, Mindfulness, and more. I promote growth by offering a safe, accepting atmosphere so that you feel heard, validated, and empowered. I look forward to assisting you and am available for video, talk and text sessions.
Additional areas of focus: Family conflicts, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Compassion fatigue, Abandonment, Adoption and Foster Care, Attachment Issues, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Forgiveness, Mood Disorders, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Post-traumatic Stress, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Mindfulness Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
AZ LPC LPC-10391