I am licensed in Iowa with over 20 years of professional work in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, coping with grief and loss, & life changes. 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 seek a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Coaching, Adoption and Foster Care, First Responder Issues, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy
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Very helpful and considerate, I don’t feel like I’m being talked “down to” as I have with previous therapists, and even though we have only spoken through text and voice chat, I have felt seen and heard more so than I did in my last experience with an in person therapy session.
Written on Mar 10, 2023 after therapy with Emily for 3 weeks