Licensed Clinical Social Worker
I help clients refine and discover tools to manage the experience of low mood, anxiety, PTSD, and ambiguous stressors (i.e. COVID-19) .
1827 NE 44th Ave.
1235 SE Division St.
Portland, Oregon 97202
Provides free initial consultation
Provides telehealth services
Practicing Since: 2011
People whom I work with initially enter into therapy with challenges of battling the ambiguity and pervasiveness of negative or obsessive thoughts and memories, overwhelming anxiety, and difficulty managing compulsive behavior. With a willingness to commit to yourself and your well-being, you possess the primary force to create the change that you wish to gain in your life.
For the past 4 years, I have been providing Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) treatment for clients dealing with PTSD, depression, and anxiety.
I devote my focus in therapy to embody the values of humanism. The therapeutic modalities I practice in order to maintain a humanistic approach include Strengths-based perspective, Solution-Focused Therapy, and Narrative Therapy.
I have provided family therapy throughout my years of in my practice, and am skilled in facilitating safe and constructive family dialogue, providing supportive and reflective feedback, and supporting parents with managing challenges.
As an adolescent therapist (14 +), I have supported youth in processing and coping with environmental and developmental stressors . Some of the stressors include, but are not limited to bullying, adjusting to family/parental transitions, social pressure, body and gender issues, and self-harming/suicidal ideation.
I have provided PTSD treatment for over 7 years. Interventions include EMDR and narrative therapy
I have provided treatment to reduce and management anxiety for over 8 years. Ages 13-adults. Evidenced-based practices I use include EMDR, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and mindfulness (DBT).
I have provided evidenced-based treatment for depression for over 8 years. Interventions include EMDR, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Narrative Therapy, and mindfulness (DBT).
As a family therapist, I have vast experience in facilitating dialogue and providing psycho-education for families regarding dynamics and conflicts. Evidenced-based practices and modalities I use include Collaborative Problem Solving (CPS) and Family Structural Therapy.
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