Theoretical Orientation & Credentials

Kneeling Protestors

Centering Marginalized Folx: Practicing intersectional, anti-oppression and decolonizing work. 

 

Inner-Wisdom: Assumes that when all of our parts are communicating within the whole, the system is self-directing and self-correcting, and has an inner wisdom of its own.

 

Mind-Body Integration: Exploring the mind-body connection to help bring to awareness this somatic material, and the core beliefs and experiences that generate it.

 

Non Violence: Promoting safe, non-forceful, collaborative exploration through honoring the signs and signals of our organic processes, especially those that manifest as “resistance."

 

Queer & Trans Affirming: Gender expansive and affirming of all identities and expressions 

 

Sex Positive: Pleasure-centered, affirming kink (and kink infomed) and non-monogamous relationship structures

  • Attachment Therapy

  • Brainspotting (BSP)

  • Authentic Movement

  • Ecotherapy

  • Emotionally Focused (EFT)

  • Experiential Therapy

  • Expressive Arts

  • Family / Marital

  • Family Systems

  • Feminist Therapy

  • Hakomi Body-Inclusive Psychotherapy

  • Integrative Body Psychotherapy (IBP)

  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)

  • Mindfulness-Based Therapy

  • Person-Centered (Rogerian)

  • Somatic Therapy 

  • Trauma Focused

  • Transpersonal Therapy

  • Licenced Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)  in State of Tennessee

  • Licenced Professional Counselor- Mental Health Service Provider (LPC-MHSP)  in State of Tennessee

  • Masters of Art in Counseling Psychology with Specialization in Somatic Psychotherapy  from John F. Kennedy University 

  • Bachelor of Arts in Cognitive Science with Concentration in Neuroscience from University of California Berkeley 

  • Brainspotting Phase 1, Phase 2

  • Internal Family Systems (IFS) Level 1 

  • Hakomi Mindful Somatic Psychotherapy -Hakomi Institute of California

  • Ecotherapy Certification Level 1 & 2- Earthbody Institute

  • Emotion Focused Therapy (EFT)

  • Usui Reiki System of Natural Healing- Usui Shiki Ryoho