MSW, LICSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
I have been in private practice since 2009, providing individual and family counseling for adolescents and adults. My counseling style is strength based and focused on finding solutions to more effectively manage life’s challenges. I utilize a variety of treatment models to best meet your needs
We often think of grief as only being associated with death. Grief can also come from other losses, a break up, job change
Many people have experienced trauma in their lives. Healing from trauma is best accomplished by both the practice of training one’s
Anxiety and Depression are common mood disorders that are treatable. There are a variety of strategies available to work
Creating a safe, balanced alliance for both partners is an important part of healing relationships. We will work to identify unhealthy patterns
Although we all communicate daily, we don’t all do it as effectively as we might like. There are specific strategies
Many people struggle with feelings of self worth. This may be due to early life experiences, perceived failures or unhealthy relationships.
You can turn your life around today.
Sometimes the scales are tipped between what we have going on in our lives and the coping skills we currently have. Counseling can provide you with additional tools to tip the scales back in your favor and make life more manageable.
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Frequently Asked Questions
If you are asking yourself this question, it is probably time. Seeking additional support to get through a difficult time is not a sign of weakness. Instead it demonstrates strength and courage and simply provides you with additional tools to address your concerns.
Counseling may be short or long, depending on individual needs. There is not a set amount of time you will need to commit to attending. Some issues may be resolved in only a few sessions, where some people find ongoing counseling a healthy way to keep themselves from falling into old patterns. The length of time that is appropriate will be discussed throughout the process and a decision will be made together when a client is ready to terminate services.
If you’re stuck, overwhelmed, and tired, and you need help finding your way forward.
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Sometimes we may not be able to pinpoint exactly why we aren't feeling our best. Counseling can help identify root problems that may be impacting you negatively in a variety of areas of your life. Once you have developed an understanding of where the emotional pain is coming from, we can create solutions that will improve your daily life.
Clinical Therapist, MSW, LICSW
402 E Yakima Ave, Ste 800 Yakima, WA 98901