As a professional clinician who has journeyed alongside hurting individuals and couples for over 25 years, I continue to appreciate each step taken in the process toward healing and growth. I am honored to be invited into your most vulnerable moments -- creating a safe space for you to explore the traumas and triumphs of life. My heart is to assist you in increasing self-awareness, discovering inner strengths and personal values to guide you on your path.
I especially enjoy working with relationship issues (pre-marital, marital, affair-recovery, divorce recovery), anxiety, depression, trauma recovery, inner healing and other common mental health issues. I also provide equine-assisted psychotherapy (learning about oneself through connection with horses) offsite at a nearby location.
- Inner Healing
- Life Transitions
- Personal Issues
- Women's Issues
- Relational Issues
- Equine-assisted Psychotherapy
MY TREATMENT APPROACH
I work with clients from a family systems framework while utilizing many forms of therapy from my broad range of experience and training. I am trained in Emotion Focused Therapy, the John Gottman Institute (techniques providing high levels of success in couple's therapy), a Certified Prepare-Enrich facilitator and a certified EAGALA (equine assisted growth and learning) facilitator. I include treatment for the whole person, relational, emotional, and spiritual.
I will tailor your treatment according to your individual needs.
EDUCATION & ASSOCIATIONS
- BA North Central University
- Masters in Marriage & Family Therapy from Fuller Theological Seminary's School of Psychology
- Marriage, Family & Child Counselor State of CA
- Licensed Clinical Marriage & Family Therapist KS
- Certified Prepare-Enrich Facilitator
- Certified Mental Health & Equine Specialist through EAGALA
- American Association of Christian Counselors member
ACCEPTED INSURANCE PLANS
- Monday 11-7
- Wednesday 9-5
- Thursday 9-5
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