My vibe as a therapist is warm, casual-feeling, direct and consistent. I will take the time to co-construct a trusting genuine relationship.
Something to know about my approach is:
I am deeply rooted in Harm Reduction. I am anti oppressive and non-pathologizing. I value trauma-informed and liberation based practices. EMDR for traumas, phobias & intrusive thoughts. Relational/ Psychodynamic.
Together, we will:
I'm competent & literate in discussing & exploring themes around gender, sex, sexuality, various relationship models, power dynamics, social-political constructs, complex trauma & grief, and neurodivergence & disability.
I specialize in working with people who:
My practice is trans owned and centered, but all are welcome. I love working with couples. I willl work with supportive families with queer/trans youth. I offer EMDR intensives. I offer clinical supervision as well.
I became a therapist because:
I became the therapist I wish I had when I was processing childhood trauma for the first time, or when I was navigating gender affirming healthcare.
Something that stands out about where I offer therapy is:
I offer some in person availability in Durham, NC. I also occasionally rent out office space In Philly to see clients.
More about me and my practice:
I started this practice in Philadelphia in 2018 and relocated to Central North Carolina in 2021.