10 + years providing Addictions, Mental Health, and Co-Occurring Counseling to Individuals and families.
Addictions, Gambling, and other process disorders, Depression, Anxiety and Other Mood related Disorders, Grief, Trauma, PTSD, LGBTQ related issues, Personality Disorders, Self-Esteem, Anger Management and Domestic Violence, Transgender and orientation difficulties.
Providing a calm and nurturing environment that encourages self-exploration, self- expression and emotional healing is important to providing what is needed to help integrate mind-body and soul. I find multiple approaches are useful in bringing together clinician and client in the healing process. Some of these approaches include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, and Mindfulness-based approaches.
Communication between participants, respect of each individual, Collaboration in identifying goals and ways to achieve goals, confidentiality.