I am licensed in California with 8 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with LGBT-related issues, trauma and abuse, coping with grief and loss, & anger management. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs to support you on your journey down the path of life. 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: Addictions, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, Antisocial Personality, Attachment Issues, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Domestic Violence, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Gender Dysphoria, Intellectual Disability, Personality Disorders, Self-Harm, Sexual Assault and Abuse
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing
CA LCSW 82684
Hands down the best therapist I’ve ever had
Written on Sep 09, 2023 after therapy with Dena for 7 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, eating disorders, parenting issues, self esteem, and adhd