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As a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Sara brings a unique blend of business experience to her clinical counseling practice as she helps clients find greater satisfaction and joy in their lives and relationships. Clients that want an authentic and direct clinician will find value in working with her. She will listen, bring clarity, and also provide guidance in a safe and confidential space. Clients often say she “knows the right questions to ask” and while doing so, she guides people in creating new channels for healing and achieving goals.
She works with individuals on self-esteem, mood or anxiety disorders, and those who need support moving through blocks and processing difficult emotions. She is also able to provide consulting in terms of business development or lifestyle management for those that are looking for help in that environment.
She specializes in working with couples who feel stuck in the same negative cycles and want help finding new ways to engage and trust. Communication, intimacy, divorce matters, and parenting support are common topics among couples.
Sara completed her Masters in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University, a degree from the University of Wisconsin, and worked in business development before launching her career as a therapist. While she considers herself a psychodynamic therapist at heart, she has specific training in additional modalities: Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) for Couples, Certification in Trauma Resiliency Model (TRM), Level 1, Motivational Interviewing, Solution Focused Therapy, Seeking Safety, 12 step models of recovery.
Check out tips from Sara in the following publications
When an Aging Parent Moves in as seen in Caring.com, July 17, 2017
6 Little Things You Should Do Every Morning For A Stronger Marriage as seen in Prevention.com, August 26, 2016
How Marriage Therapists Can Tell if Your Therapy Will Help You or Not as seen in About.com, February 23, 2016
GUEST COMMENTARY: What to tell children about 'bomb days' as seen in The Beach Reporter, December 15, 2015