Counseling and Therapy
Develop your best self through individual and couples counseling.
Counseling and Life Coaching to enhance personal growth.
Most of us operate on autopilot throughout most of the day, being largely unconscious of what we are doing. Learning to pay attention to what is going on both inside of us and around us is part of what I do.
Issues frequently addressed in my office through thoughtful, active participation:
- Managing anxiety and stress
- Addressing difficult and complex relationship issues
- Working through depression
- Moving through significant life transitions
- Shifting negative family generational patterns
- Working through grief and loss
- Parenting effectiveness
- Resolving issues of work/life balance
- Challenging the dilemma, “I just don’t know what I want to do with my life.”
The goal in all of these is to find meaningful success.
Providing a safe and respectful therapeutic relationship to each and every individual is both a personal commitment and a priority. In our current world that feels so fragmented, the therapeutic relationship can start to form a foundation that builds coherence and clarity of thought for the client. Through reassurance, humor, acceptance, and warmth, we can have conversations that really matter.
Therapy is an invaluable opportunity for people who want to learn more about themselves and the relationships they care about.
Build the bridges.
Connect the dots.
Take the time to be purposeful and intentional in the pursuit of achieving healthy personal and professional goals.
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
- Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT)
- Fixed versus Growth Mindset
- Attachment-based therapeutic approaches
- Bowen Family Systems Theory
- Minuchin Structural Family Therapy
- Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR)
- Interpretive Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)
- Narrative Therapy
- Accelerated Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy (AEDP)
I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a post-graduate certificate in Marriage and Family Therapy. My work is grounded in the family systems orientation, seeking to identify and change negative generational family patterns. Areas of clinical expertise include anxiety, panic disorder, depression, mood disorders, obsessive and compulsive behaviors, trauma, grief and loss, and emotional regulation. The practice of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy is incorporated into most of my work.
Circles of Competence
I am passionate about counseling young professionals who have decided to take greater charge of their lives. Learn more about young adult counseling.
Parenting of Young Adults
The relationship between parent and child is always challenging, requiring continuous change and a willingness on the parent’s part to constructively adapt and accommodate at every stage along the way. Learn more about parenting of young adults.
Working with couples is a significant part of my practice. Learn more about couples counseling.
Reinvention and Significant Life Transitions
Life transitions and the need for reinvention can emerge quite unpredictably through loss of jobs, the death of a spouse, divorce, kids leaving, changes in health, the need to care for aging parents, retirement, and many other challenging circumstances. Learn more about reinvention and life transitions.
Career/Executive Life Coaching
Career changes and job transitions can absolutely feel overwhelming. Learn more about career and life coaching.
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