I am licensed in Oregon with 10 years of professional work experience.
I am the Director of Equity Grievance/Title IX Coordinator at Southern Oregon University. I am also a consultant with Veracities, training interviewers in the Forensic Experiential Trauma Interview. I have been faculty for Being Trauma Informed and the National Center for Campus Public Safety; teaching how to Conduct Trauma Informed Investigations. I am a founding Board member of the You Have Options Program, am on the Executive Board of the Jackson County Council Against Domestic and Sexual Violence, and participate on the Oregon Attorney General’s Sexual Assault Task Force. I am the founder and administrator of Campus Choice, a partner program to You Have Options Program for campus administrators. I have testified before the Federal Senate Judiciary for Crime and Terrorism subcommittee and continue to work alongside law makers in the formation of public policy.
I have worked with survivors of sexual violence, intimate partner violence, stalking, and childhood sexual abuse for the better part of 17 years. Additionally, I have worked with many families and adolescents around developing better communication and working through challenging spots in family dynamics. I have worked with many folks who live with PTSD including law enforcement, military, medical workers, and fire safety officials.
I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, & intimacy related issues. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.
Additional areas of focus: LGBT, Grief, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Commitment Issues, Domestic Violence, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, First Responder Issues, Guilt and Shame, Isolation / Loneliness, Midlife Crisis, Money and Financial Issues, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Post-traumatic Stress, Prejudice and Discrimination, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Sexuality, Somatization, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
OR LCSW L6880
She’s amazing. Only two sessions in but so far I’m completely grounded with Angela very calm and easy to talk to.
Written on Apr 04, 2023 after therapy with Angela for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes