I am licensed in Oregon with over 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence and substance use. 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. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!
Additional areas of focus: Aging and Geriatric Issues, Chronic Pain Illness and Disability, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Dependent Personality, Divorce and Separation, Domestic Violence, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Emptiness, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Hoarding, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Infidelity, Isolation / Loneliness, Life Purpose, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Paranoia, Post-traumatic Stress, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Sexual Assault and Abuse, Smoking/Vaping Cessation, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues
Clinical approaches: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Gottman Method, Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy, Internal Family Systems
OR LPC C5340
I was very grateful for the match up with Dorothi (Catie). Her expertise in the field of grief and addiction was very helpful in my situation. Her ability to listen, validate and empathize were all things I needed during this new journey as a bereaving mom. Thank you.
Written on Sep 07, 2023 after therapy with Dorothi (Catie) for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and grief
Catie is amazing! She assigned all the pertinent tasks to get my head in shape, and listens very well. When she gives feedback it hits the root of issues.
Written on Jun 03, 2023 after therapy with Dorothi (Catie) for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, and family conflicts
She is amazing and empathetic. Has alot of great advice and tools that have made me feel so much better!
Written on May 25, 2023 after therapy with Dorothi (Catie) for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, anger management, coping with life changes, and adhd
catie and i only spoke twice and yet in our time together i could feel a weight being lifted off my shoulder i was able to form a stronger relationship with family members and put myself first i’ve enjoyed our time together and hope other people can experience her knowledge and wisdom in this field as i have
Written on Apr 13, 2023 after therapy with Dorothi (Catie) for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, eating disorders, parenting issues, and self esteem
Catie is new to me and my significant other but is helping us through the most stressful and transitional times in our lives. Couldn’t appreciate her and her help more!
Written on Feb 01, 2023 after therapy with Dorothi (Catie) for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, and family conflicts
Catie is a fantastic listener and facilitator. She is patient and welcoming, we are grateful for her help.
Written on Jan 31, 2023 after therapy with Dorothi (Catie) for 1 month on issues concerning relationship issues, and family conflicts