Educational Background and Degree:

  • The Seattle School of Theology and Psychology, 2014
  • Masters of Counseling

Tell us a little bit about your approach to counseling:

I believe that we are all relational by nature and developing a therapeutic relationship based on trust, respect, and mutual regard is essential. Individuals come to counseling for a variety of reasons and I partner with my clients as we assess treatment goals and direction. Because every individual is different, I utilize a variety of therapeutic approaches and strategies based on the situation and client needs.

What qualifications and trainings do you have?

  • Trauma Focused – Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)
  • Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT)
  • Domestic Violence Advocate
  • Emotionally Focused Couples (EFT)
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Suicide Assessment and Intervention

Are there areas of practice that you specialize in?

I work with individuals across the lifespan on a variety of issues including depression, anxiety, domestic violence, grief and loss, parenting issues, and marital conflict.  I specialize in working with older children, adolescents, and adults who are trauma survivors.

What specific populations do you work with?

I work with older children, adolescents and adults. I also do couples counseling.

Languages Spoken:

English