I am an independently licensed clinical counselor with sixteen years of experience. I strive to help clients feel safe, comfortable and respected, and help them work through challenges in their lives. I have experience with a wide range of problems, including depression, anxiety, PTSD, trauma, relationship issues, parenting, grief and loss, anger issues, domestic violence, impulse control, OCD, personality disorders, phobias, sleep issues and bipolar disorder. I am TF-CBT certified (trauma focused CBT). My treatment approach is warm, interactive and non-judgmental. I utilize CBT, DBT, solution focused, trauma informed and person centered therapy, structured to meet the unique needs of each person. If you are ready to begin your journey to healing, I am here to help every step of the way!
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, LGBT, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, Abandonment, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Antisocial Personality, Blended Family Issues, Body Image, Cancer, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Chronic Pain Illness and Disability, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Dependent Personality, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), Divorce and Separation, Domestic Violence, Emptiness, Expats, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Isolation / Loneliness, Life Purpose, Midlife Crisis, Money and Financial Issues, Mood Disorders, Narcissism, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Personality Disorders, Phobias, Polyamory / Nonmonogamous Relationships, Post-traumatic Stress, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Prejudice and Discrimination, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Sexual Assault and Abuse, Sexuality, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Existential Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
OH LPCC E.0501223-SUPV
Written on May 31, 2022 after therapy with Joni for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, self esteem, and bipolar disorder
she has been very helpful, insightful, and well knowledgeable. she is very nice and understands a lot of what i feel
Written on Mar 23, 2022 after therapy with Joni for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, intimacy-related issues, and self esteem