I’m compassionate, easy to talk to, relational, empathetic, and provide a listening ear. I make sure to validate one’s thoughts and feelings.
Something to know about my approach is:
I use a trauma-informed lens when working with my clients. For some, it’s difficult to open up about their feelings because they’ve never been given that chance. I provide a space for clients to express themselves, give them validation and support.
Together, we will:
In this therapeutic relationship, we will work toward implementing coping skills to manage your stressors or other behaviors. Implementing mindfulness, and drawing out your current strengths is also essential.
I specialize in working with people who:
I specialize in working with people who have an extensive trauma history, or been involved/currently involved in the legal system.
I became a therapist because:
One of the most rewarding experiences is being a support in someones mental health journey, and watching a person grow and live the life they desire.
Something that stands out about where I offer therapy is:
I offer in-person sessions in Jenison, Michigan. I am also capable of providing therapy via telehealth to anyone living in the state of Michigan.
More about me and my practice:
I have a Bernedoodle, named Denver. He will be training to become a therapy dog. I think to myself... what is better than working with your best friend? Dogs are amazing at being in-tune to a human's emotions. With more training, Denver will be great
Blue Cross Blue Shield, Blue Cross Complete, Medicare, Meridian Health, Priority Health