Stephanie holds a master’s degree in counseling psychology. She is a licensed alcohol and drug counselor. Her background includes, working in different clinical settings, inpatient/outpatient treatment centers, facilitating psychoeducational court ordered groups and public speaking events/CEU training on Wernicke's Encephalopathy/ Korsakoff Syndrome and Understanding The Family systems and addiction.
Stephanie has been in the field of addiction and mental health for 22 years. She works with clients struggling with depression, anxiety, relationship issues: infidelity, intimate partner betrayal trauma, identity and life purpose.
Her specialties include addiction and process addictions: gambling, sex, internet, compulsive shopping and shoplifting. The therapeutic lens Stephanie uses with addictive behaviors includes healing the core self, dealing with the fundamental issues related to trauma and disrupted attachment.
Stephanie has experience working with professionals in trauma exposure job roles, addressing burnout and vicarious trauma.
Stephanie is LGBTQIA+ affirmative, trained in EMDR and Brainspotting. She uses an integrative therapeutic approach including, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness, Narrative Therapy, Person-Centered, Non-Violent Communication (NVC) and trauma informed.
Stephanie holds a master’s degree in counseling psychology. She is a licensed alcohol and drug counselor; she is Pre-Licensed LLPC Practitioner, under the supervision of Jen Markworth.