I am licensed in Idaho with 27 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, & coping with grief and loss. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Adoption and Foster Care, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Blended Family Issues, Cancer, Co-morbidity, Codependency, HIV / AIDS, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Immigration Issues, Intellectual Disability, Military and Veterans Issues, Postpartum Depression, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy
ID LCSW LCSW-28304
She is amazing. She is direct with me which I asked for. Great listener and I look forward to our next session.
Written on Aug 21, 2023 after therapy with Rachel for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, coping with life changes, and adhd
Rachel is an incredibly thoughtful therapist with a plethora of experience. Every session, I learn valuable information, as well as a variety of ways to manage my emotions. Rachel is patient and thoughtful, which makes it extremely easy to trust and open up to her. I have made a lot of growth under her expertise, and I am so thankful to call her my therapist. 5 star recommendation!
Written on May 20, 2023 after therapy with Rachel for 5 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, self esteem, and compassion fatigue
She is compassionate She knows when I am struggling. I trust her
Written on May 09, 2023 after therapy with Rachel for 3 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, and grief
Life happens. For me, I got to a point where I knew I couldn't do it alone anymore. This was the best decision I made, and an investment that has payed for itself and then some.
Written on Mar 31, 2023 after therapy with Rachel for 3 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, grief, and intimacy-related issues
I feel that Rachel is honest, and she tries to get a good understanding of the situation before she makes comments or suggestions.
Written on Mar 04, 2023 after therapy with Rachel for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, anger management, and coping with life changes
Rachel is a great therapist. She is a careful listener, and she is astute. She gave me helpful insights and worksheets that moved me toward my healing.
Written on Jan 28, 2023 after therapy with Rachel for 2 months on issues concerning depression, grief, and career difficulties