Life Coach / Counselor, Sexual Abuse Issues
I provide coaching primarily to women recovering from sexual abuse. This includes related issues such as low self esteem, eating disorders, depression, body memories, dissociation, relationship intimacy, spirituality, art therapy, self harm,moving from victim to survivor, anger, grieving, forgiveness and general education about sexual abuse and more. I also coach partners of survivors. I give detailed exercises for meditation, anger management, stress reduction and how to heal their inner child from a professional and a survivor perspective.
Registered Nurse, Degree 1984 Associates in Arts, Springfield College in Illinois, 1984
Specialized Training in Treatment of Victims of Sexual Abuse, Individual, Family and Group Therapies. Play Therapy. Adult and Adolescent Sex offender Treatment. Currently working as Youth Counselor in Substance Abuse Center.
Sexual Abuse Survivor for over 15 years. 20+ years experience as Registered Nurse with over 15 years as counselor / therapist for adults and children victims of sexual abuse. Assisted in writing Adolescent Sex offender Treatment Program for local Mental Health Center. Co-facilitated both men’s and adolescent therapy groups. Taught parenting classes, anger management and stress management classes. Worked with adult addicts and alcoholics in the community in local Outreach program (Assertive Community Treatment.) Currently employed as Youth Counselor at Substance Abuse community center.
Professional Counseling > Relationship Coaching
Professional Counseling > Other