[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]"I attempt to meet patient's where they are in their lives, and work to help in both motivating and assisting them to move forward towards their goals."[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]
Specialty: Behavioral Health
Joined Country Doctor Community Clinic: September 2009
2001, MA in Counseling and Psychology, Pacific University School of Professional Psychology
1990, BS, Psychology and BS, Speech Communication, Portland State University[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Certification: LMHC, Licensed Mental Health Therapist [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]
Special Medical Interests: Short-term goal oriented therapy composed of Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Screening and Brief Intervention and Referral for Substance Use, and DBT skills. We provided limited Social Work Interventions and referrals. We do not provide long term counseling, PTSD treatment, or formal DBT therapy.