Associate Marriage & Family Therapist
Associate Professional Clinical Counselor
Denise is an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist and an Associate Professional Clinical Counselor working under supervision . She completed both a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology from National University. She also has experience from working in the medical field for many years.
Denise is trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy and is passionate about its efficacy both because it is evidence-based and she has experienced the benefits personally. She works with clients who suffer from anxiety, depression, grief, anger, relationships, childhood issues, and medical trauma. Denise incorporates expressive arts, sand tray, and narrative therapy in her therapeutic approach while including emotional, neurological, and somatic responses of the client's past and present environments.
Denise’s Individual Rate - $120.00 per hr
Group rate - $40 for 1.5 hour group session
Denise reserves space in her client schedule to help those who need sliding scale rates. Please contact her to determine appropriateness and availability.
"My goal as a therapist is to hold a safe space for you to explore and grow with a humanistic approach. As a survivor of childhood trauma and medical trauma, my journey to healing has deepened me to empathize with others going through similar experiences. I am here to listen to you and help you on your unique journey of healing and discovering your whole self.
Speak your heart, I am here to listen to you!"