I have over 16 years of experience as a mental health professional. I have worked in both in and out patient settings and have multiple certifications and specialities. I am training in EMDR and have a lengthy history with trauma and PTSD clientele including veterans, police, fire fighters and emergency responders. I also have years of experience with substance abuse and addictions work.
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Bipolar disorder, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, Blended Family Issues, Codependency, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Divorce and Separation, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Jealousy, Men's Issues, Midlife Crisis, Military and Veterans Issues, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Phobias, Post-traumatic Stress, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Self-Harm, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Sexuality, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Traumatic Brain Injury, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
MO LPC 2008003880