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Sara Bauer, LPC

Stress, Anxiety Addictions Trauma and abuse Anger management Self esteem
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About me

Welcome and congrats on making the decision to seek therapy and create a more fulfilling life. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Colorado with over 3 years of experience. Don’t let that number fool you though! I have experience working with a diverse range of clients in different clinical settings with a multitude of presenting issues such as depression, anxiety, trauma, self-esteem, PTSD, borderline personality disorder, and addiction. I have experience in individual and group therapy and have worked in clinical settings such as inpatient/detox facilities, homeless shelters, and outpatient services.

My journey to get where I am today actually started around 2011 when I became a sexual assault prevention and response advocate while in the Air Force. In 2014, I changed my bachelor's program from Occupational Safety and Health to Human Services. I finished my bachelors and started my graduate program that next day leading to my graduation from Colorado Christian University in 2019 with a MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.

My approach to therapy is eclectic and draws on a variety of modalities to best serve a client’s needs and goals. The modalities I often utilize are: Adlerian Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness-based Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Existential Therapy. I come from a humanistic, goal-oriented, and psychodynamic style that looks at the whole person. Each of us are unique individuals with different values, strengths, morals, and beliefs, and I walk alongside clients as they discover what makes them, them.

I have always had a heart to serve others. Receiving therapy can be a difficult process, but it is also incredibly rewarding. I look forward to walking alongside you in your journey.

Professional experience

3yrs in practice

Additional areas of focus: Relationship issues, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes, ADHD, Abandonment, Attachment Issues, Avoidant Personality, Body Image, Chronic Pain Illness and Disability, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Dependent Personality, Dissociation, Domestic Violence, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Emptiness, Family Problems, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Impulsivity, Isolation/Loneliness, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Military and Veterans Issues, Money and Financial Issues, Mood Disorders, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Personality Disorders, Post-traumatic Stress, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Self-Love, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Somatization, Trichotillomania, Workplace Issues

Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Psychodynamic Therapy

License information

CO LPC LPC.0017987


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Sara Bauer. We don't pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

Sara always makes me feel comfortable to share whatever it is that’s going on in my life and help me work through the areas that I want to improve.

Written on Oct 21, 2022 after therapy with Sara for 8 months on issues concerning addictions, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, self esteem, and adhd

Sara is a great therapist. She really has great thoughts and ideas about the issues you bring up. She has helped me work on how to deal with my narsasistic mother and is helping me find strong copping methods.

Written on Sep 08, 2022 after therapy with Sara for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, family conflicts, grief, eating disorders, self esteem, and adhd

Sara Horn is easily one of the best therapists I’ve ever had! She is very attentive and positive and makes sure you know how important you are to her.

Written on May 26, 2022 after therapy with Sara for 3 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and compassion fatigue

Been very pleased with Sara even in the short time I've gotten to know her.

Written on May 09, 2022 after therapy with Sara for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, trauma and abuse, career difficulties, and adhd

I’ve only had three sessions with Sara and they’ve been very helpful. She’s a good listener and she’s made it easy to communicate openly with her regarding my issues. I’ve needed that with a counselor and I appreciate it.

Written on May 04, 2022 after therapy with Sara for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, and trauma and abuse

She’s really cool and has helped alot

Written on Apr 13, 2022 after therapy with Sara for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, and self esteem