I LOVE to laugh, and that shows up in my work. I am compassionate, kind and authentic and love to provide a warm atmosphere to connect in.
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist in Kihei, HI
My entire graduate program focused on family systems theories and it just makes sense to me. We don't exist in a vacuum and the many systems around us do impact our thoughts, behaviors and choices. Systems includes your family of origin, workplace, school, extended family etc.
Graduate school training focused on this theory and while it doesn't always work all by itself, it can offer a useful and quick approach to creating change on some issues.
Anxiety is a terrible thing and does not have to rule your life. It usually feels like something you have no control over, but in fact you do have some control once you learn what the road map of your brain looks and sounds like. I approach anxiety using a mix of modalities, taking in to account what you are drawn to and ready for. We move at your pace!
Since discovering this trait I have been able to share with many others what it means to be wired this way and how it impacts the way we exist in the world. Arming yourself with this information to understand yourself in a different way can be life changing! I am currently working on getting certified through Dr. Elaine Aron.
We're all adjusting to something, and sometimes we need a little extra support with it. My background and training in brief therapies and passion for working quickly aids me in supporting you through the many adjustments life brings.