I am licensed in Oregon with 11 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, coping with grief and loss, & depression. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. Taking the first step is most important. We can keep taking it one step at a time.
Additional areas of focus: Control Issues, Dissociation, Emptiness, Guilt and Shame, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Life Purpose, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Paranoia, Post-traumatic Stress, Self-Love, Social Anxiety and Phobia
Clinical approaches: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Client-Centered Therapy, Existential Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Somatic Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy, Internal Family Systems
OR LPC C5017
I contacted Wayne with an anger problem. he was thankful I was willing to share my thoughts and concerns. he very quickly Identified and helped me understand my issue. I had no idea I suffered from PTSD. Wayne has given me techniques to calm myself and am feeling much better about life Thanks Wayne and Betterlife
Written on Sep 29, 2023 after therapy with Wayne for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, and anger management