I earned my Bachelor’s in Social Work from the University of Montana in 1996. Since that time, in 2003, I earned my Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW.I have over 15 years of experience working with patients of all ages. I have extensive experience working with addictions. Furthermore, with addictions comes co-occurring disorders that I have had the privilege of working with. I also have experience as a medical social worker that enhances my ability to work with comorbid diseases. I believe in a person-centered counseling approach where my clients can feel a sense of respect and autonomy. In addition, I utilize motivational interviewing skills, rational emotive behavioral therapy, and cognitive behavioral therapy (Dialectical Behavioral Therapy) Exposure with Response Prevention also known as ERP is treatment for OCD, and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. Your goals are what are important to me. and will be the foundation of our therapeutic journey. I understand that it can be difficult to ask for help and recognize the courage that it takes. No matter what struggle you are facing, I hope it is one that we can work on together!
- Stress, Anxiety
- Relationship issues
- Family conflicts
Trauma and abuse , Abandonment , Adoption and Foster Care , Aging and Geriatric Issues , Attachment Issues , Cancer , Caregiver Issues and Stress , Chronic Pain Illness and Disability , Co-morbidity , Codependency , Commitment Issues , Communication Problems , Control Issues , Dependent Personality , Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD) , Divorce and Separation , Domestic Violence , Drug and Alcohol Addiction , Emptiness , Family of Origin Issues , Family Problems , Forgiveness , Guilt and Shame , Hospice and End of Life Counseling , Impulsivity , Infidelity , Jealousy , Midlife Crisis , Money and Financial Issues , Mood Disorders , Multicultural Concerns , Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD , Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks , Personality Disorders , Phobias , Postpartum Depression , Posttraumatic Stress , Prejudice and Discrimination , Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling) , Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) , Sexual Assault and Abuse , Smoking/Vaping Cessation , Women's Issues , Workplace Issues Read more...
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
LCSW #BBH-LCSW-LIC-614 (Expires: 2021-12-31)
Teresa has helped me through so much. I look forward to our talks every week and am grateful for her words.
Teresa has been a real blessing to me! She has helped me so much, just in the short time that I have been seeing her. I feel like she really cares for me, and wants to help and support me.