Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97210
"I love my work as a couples' counselor. I'm a Gottman Seven Principles Program Educator. I have over 20 years experience doing individual and couples therapy, and 15 years in private practice. I help couples improve communication, rekindle intimacy and improve awareness of patterns which may result in defensiveness, or feeling "not heard" by your partner. In individual therapy, I create a warm environment where my clients feel comfortable to discuss their issues. Together we develop goals & strategies for cultivating positive changes. In couples work, we address problematic communication to change those patterns from ineffective to effective habits & behaviors."
Adoption
(971) 832-5009
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Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97210
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Adoption
"I love my work as a couples' counselor. I'm a Gottman Seven Principles Program Educator. I have over 20 years experience doing individual and couples therapy, and 15 years in private practice. I help couples improve communication, rekindle intimacy and improve awareness of patterns which may result in defensiveness, or feeling "not heard" by your partner. In individual therapy, I create a warm environment where my clients feel comfortable to discuss their issues. Together we develop goals & strategies for cultivating positive changes. In couples work, we address problematic communication to change those patterns from ineffective to effective habits & behaviors."
Marie Mellberg, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, CRC, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
"My therapeutic process is to facilitate personal growth through collaboration, bringing about resilience, self-empowerment and independence. Every person has a best self and that by tapping into our strengths we can precipitate lasting change. Working with the total individual is the basic theoretical foundation of my work with clients. These are some of my areas of focus: self-awareness, choice, problem solving, and setting goals for the present and future. Other areas of counseling may include focusing on responsibility, meaning of life, strengths and limitations, self-concept, acceptance, and change. Setting you up for success!"
Adoption
(503) 563-7520
Verified
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
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Adoption
"My therapeutic process is to facilitate personal growth through collaboration, bringing about resilience, self-empowerment and independence. Every person has a best self and that by tapping into our strengths we can precipitate lasting change. Working with the total individual is the basic theoretical foundation of my work with clients. These are some of my areas of focus: self-awareness, choice, problem solving, and setting goals for the present and future. Other areas of counseling may include focusing on responsibility, meaning of life, strengths and limitations, self-concept, acceptance, and change. Setting you up for success!"
Jennifer Linnman, PhD., Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, PhD, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
"The struggle that comes with managing everyday life can be as debilitating as major trauma. Anxiety, depression, irritability, low frustration tolerance are all important symptoms be curious about and explore; letting you know that a shift is needed in order for you to find peace, increased mood stability, and fulfilling relationships. I provide supportive and genuine listening and guidance. I teach emotional regulation skills while also examining underlying issues. My approach is tailored to the developmental capacities of each individual; toddler's who need help communicating difficult emotions, adolescents trying to manage social complexities and bullying, or adults navigating relationships."
Adoption
(503) 444-9772
Verified
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
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"The struggle that comes with managing everyday life can be as debilitating as major trauma. Anxiety, depression, irritability, low frustration tolerance are all important symptoms be curious about and explore; letting you know that a shift is needed in order for you to find peace, increased mood stability, and fulfilling relationships. I provide supportive and genuine listening and guidance. I teach emotional regulation skills while also examining underlying issues. My approach is tailored to the developmental capacities of each individual; toddler's who need help communicating difficult emotions, adolescents trying to manage social complexities and bullying, or adults navigating relationships."
Marney Hoffman, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, PhD, LPC, LMHC
Verified by Psychology Today
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
"I am an experienced counselor serving people of different racial, ethnic, and religious backgrounds. As a therapist, I work with individuals, couples, adolescents and families with problems such as depression and sadness, anxiety, grief and loss, challenges in relationships, work-related issues, health related issues, as well as difficulty during transitional periods in life. As a person, I am an open-minded and nonjudgmental individual who enjoys working with people of different genders, orientations, and identifications. I am very compassionate but also utilize my critical thinking skills to help my clients reach their goals and begin to live life as they desire."
Adoption
(503) 379-9595
Verified
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
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Adoption
"I am an experienced counselor serving people of different racial, ethnic, and religious backgrounds. As a therapist, I work with individuals, couples, adolescents and families with problems such as depression and sadness, anxiety, grief and loss, challenges in relationships, work-related issues, health related issues, as well as difficulty during transitional periods in life. As a person, I am an open-minded and nonjudgmental individual who enjoys working with people of different genders, orientations, and identifications. I am very compassionate but also utilize my critical thinking skills to help my clients reach their goals and begin to live life as they desire."
Aaron Pomerantz,
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
"With over 15 years of experience in the mental health field, I have found psychotherapy to be a powerful means to create lasting and meaningful change in lives. I consider myself to be an interactive, collaborative, and relational therapist and specialize in the treatment of individuals and couples."
Adoption
(971) 319-9750
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
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"With over 15 years of experience in the mental health field, I have found psychotherapy to be a powerful means to create lasting and meaningful change in lives. I consider myself to be an interactive, collaborative, and relational therapist and specialize in the treatment of individuals and couples."
Gary Neil Reiss, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, PhD, , LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
"I work with a wide range of people. My clients like deep work, As a Process Oriented therapist and teacher I use dreamwork, symptoms work, bodywork, movement, relationship work, conflict work, inner work and meditation, art and creativity, and many other methods based on the individuals client's process. I work with individuals, couples, and families. I have helped develop Process Oriented family therapy; Process Oriented sex and intimacy work; Process Oriented personal and historical trauma work; Process oriented coma and brain injury work, I have written 11 books on these topics. My work integrates mind body and spirit."
Adoption
(458) 218-8186
Verified
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
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Adoption
"I work with a wide range of people. My clients like deep work, As a Process Oriented therapist and teacher I use dreamwork, symptoms work, bodywork, movement, relationship work, conflict work, inner work and meditation, art and creativity, and many other methods based on the individuals client's process. I work with individuals, couples, and families. I have helped develop Process Oriented family therapy; Process Oriented sex and intimacy work; Process Oriented personal and historical trauma work; Process oriented coma and brain injury work, I have written 11 books on these topics. My work integrates mind body and spirit."
Zoë Presley, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
"What if the key to your healing lies just beneath the symptoms that are the source of your distress? For the past 15 years, I have supported individuals and couples to overcome anxiety, depression, self-doubt and relationship challenges. The foundations of my approach are mindfulness practice and therapeutic engagement with nature. Research continues to demonstrate that interacting therapeutically with nature profoundly impacts body chemistry and mood, especially for those of us that live and work in an urban environment. To support your healing, I have created a nature retreat for counseling in Portland's NW Hills."
Adoption
(503) 616-2712
Verified
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
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Adoption
"What if the key to your healing lies just beneath the symptoms that are the source of your distress? For the past 15 years, I have supported individuals and couples to overcome anxiety, depression, self-doubt and relationship challenges. The foundations of my approach are mindfulness practice and therapeutic engagement with nature. Research continues to demonstrate that interacting therapeutically with nature profoundly impacts body chemistry and mood, especially for those of us that live and work in an urban environment. To support your healing, I have created a nature retreat for counseling in Portland's NW Hills."
Cante Nakanishi, Marriage & Family Therapist Intern
Marriage & Family Therapist Intern, M.S.
Verified by Psychology Today
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97210
"I work collaboratively with partners, families, and individuals that want to foster connection and form deeper, more loving relationships. I am enthusiastic about helping folks improve communication, create meaningful connection with loved ones, heal from past hurts, form healthy emotional bonds, and increase harmony. I will help you implement practical skills that enhance your strengths and address personal life challenges. "
Adoption
(971) 351-0213
Verified
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97210
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Adoption
"I work collaboratively with partners, families, and individuals that want to foster connection and form deeper, more loving relationships. I am enthusiastic about helping folks improve communication, create meaningful connection with loved ones, heal from past hurts, form healthy emotional bonds, and increase harmony. I will help you implement practical skills that enhance your strengths and address personal life challenges. "
Loving Kindness Hypnosis,
BCH, CI, NLP, BWRT , M.Ed
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
"Whether you want to lose weight, stop smoking, be less stressed or just want more clarity, hypnosis can help. If you are plagued by fears, misperceptions, or limiting beliefs that keep you from living the life you were meant to live, I can help you shed those limitations and guide you to your path to success. Recognized by the American Medical Association since 1958, Hypnosis is a safe and successful therapeutic tool for many conditions, addictions and limiting beliefs and habits. Also, HypnoFertility(R) aids women in making a shift at the subconscious level to ensure a positive outcome."
Adoption
(503) 558-6883
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
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"Whether you want to lose weight, stop smoking, be less stressed or just want more clarity, hypnosis can help. If you are plagued by fears, misperceptions, or limiting beliefs that keep you from living the life you were meant to live, I can help you shed those limitations and guide you to your path to success. Recognized by the American Medical Association since 1958, Hypnosis is a safe and successful therapeutic tool for many conditions, addictions and limiting beliefs and habits. Also, HypnoFertility(R) aids women in making a shift at the subconscious level to ensure a positive outcome."
Annie Dolle @ Arrival Counseling, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97210
"**CURRENTLY FULL NO AVAILABILITY** Join with me and allow connection, safety, and curiosity to unearth your fullest self. Become a compassionate observer of your own experience as your nervous system aligns in relationship. Tired of contracting and reacting? Together we can find ways to experience and respond to life as it comes. What have you experienced? What strategies have you employed to cope? What have you come to believe about yourself and others? Lets take a look at your goals and concerns and move towards a functional and connected you. There are reasons for your current pain, and It is possible to feel better."
Adoption
(503) 563-7407
Verified
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97210
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Adoption
"**CURRENTLY FULL NO AVAILABILITY** Join with me and allow connection, safety, and curiosity to unearth your fullest self. Become a compassionate observer of your own experience as your nervous system aligns in relationship. Tired of contracting and reacting? Together we can find ways to experience and respond to life as it comes. What have you experienced? What strategies have you employed to cope? What have you come to believe about yourself and others? Lets take a look at your goals and concerns and move towards a functional and connected you. There are reasons for your current pain, and It is possible to feel better."
Robert B Anderson, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, CADC, III, MAC, MA
Verified by Psychology Today
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
"I enjoy working with people who seek both short term solution-focused therapy and those who choose to pursue longer term goals of personality change in the context of depth psychology. There are truly many paths to achieving significant relief from symptoms of loss, depression, and anxiety or a change in one's personal situation. I view the therapeutic journey as Herodotus understood the original meaning of the word history (historous): not as a noun (i.e. a fixed thing) but a verb: literally to go and find out for one's self."
Adoption
(503) 622-8178
Verified
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
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Adoption
"I enjoy working with people who seek both short term solution-focused therapy and those who choose to pursue longer term goals of personality change in the context of depth psychology. There are truly many paths to achieving significant relief from symptoms of loss, depression, and anxiety or a change in one's personal situation. I view the therapeutic journey as Herodotus understood the original meaning of the word history (historous): not as a noun (i.e. a fixed thing) but a verb: literally to go and find out for one's self."
Laura Gonce, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
"Are you anxious, depressed, having relationship issues? Are you going through a loss or life transition? Are you seeking more meaning in your life? Would you like someone who understands these issues, is honest and caring in the context of helping you move forward? Do you desire someone who has done their own emotional work & will honor your struggle while helping? Do you want to feel valued, safe and understood? Do you need someone to push you a bit into what you know you can do? Is it important someone listens and builds trust with you? Should someone see your strengths & potential solutions? Is spirituality an important aspect of your life? I bring a holistic approach, both practical & spiritual which includes emotions, thoughts, behavior. I utilize a variety of techniques. I offer the healing relationship described above. I can help you live more deeply and fully. Our "problems" can be guides that lead to greater health & a richer life."
Adoption
(503) 567-6835
Verified
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
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Adoption
"Are you anxious, depressed, having relationship issues? Are you going through a loss or life transition? Are you seeking more meaning in your life? Would you like someone who understands these issues, is honest and caring in the context of helping you move forward? Do you desire someone who has done their own emotional work & will honor your struggle while helping? Do you want to feel valued, safe and understood? Do you need someone to push you a bit into what you know you can do? Is it important someone listens and builds trust with you? Should someone see your strengths & potential solutions? Is spirituality an important aspect of your life? I bring a holistic approach, both practical & spiritual which includes emotions, thoughts, behavior. I utilize a variety of techniques. I offer the healing relationship described above. I can help you live more deeply and fully. Our "problems" can be guides that lead to greater health & a richer life."
Matthew David Lovell, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
"Hello, I am a therapist and clinical supervisor with over 25 years of experience working with adults, adolescents and families throughout the life cycle. My specialties include: life stage transition, couples counseling, parenting challenging teens, depression , anxiety, identity issues, substance abuse, attachment and adjustment to a new normal after a diagnosis or medical intervention. I also provide clinical supervision to interns who are working toward their LPC and LMFT licenses. Visit my website at http://www.matthewlovell.com for more information. Thank you!"
Adoption
(503) 549-4447
Verified
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
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Adoption
"Hello, I am a therapist and clinical supervisor with over 25 years of experience working with adults, adolescents and families throughout the life cycle. My specialties include: life stage transition, couples counseling, parenting challenging teens, depression , anxiety, identity issues, substance abuse, attachment and adjustment to a new normal after a diagnosis or medical intervention. I also provide clinical supervision to interns who are working toward their LPC and LMFT licenses. Visit my website at http://www.matthewlovell.com for more information. Thank you!"
Anne Harris, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
"I work with adults and teens to move through difficult challenges compassionately and intentionally. As a therapist, I provide an inclusive, non-judgmental space in which you can process the feelings of "being stuck" while feeling heard and understood. As a client, you can expect to join efforts to explore, laugh, and find your voice again. I help my clients to find freedom and strength as you express thoughts and emotions in a safe environment, thereby deepening your relationship with your true self and with others. I believe the therapy relationship should be one of mutual respect and collaboration."
Adoption
(503) 610-0553
Verified
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
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Adoption
"I work with adults and teens to move through difficult challenges compassionately and intentionally. As a therapist, I provide an inclusive, non-judgmental space in which you can process the feelings of "being stuck" while feeling heard and understood. As a client, you can expect to join efforts to explore, laugh, and find your voice again. I help my clients to find freedom and strength as you express thoughts and emotions in a safe environment, thereby deepening your relationship with your true self and with others. I believe the therapy relationship should be one of mutual respect and collaboration."
Robert Poe, Psychologist
Psychologist, PsyD
Verified by Psychology Today
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
"I enjoy helping couples and individuals improve their communication skills. I will help you to develop a balance between increased understanding of areas you may be struggling with (such as defensiveness in your partner or yourself, or lack of intimacy) and the development of new skills to improve the quality of your life and your relationships. I have completed training in Couples Therapy with Drs. John and Julie Gottman as instructors. I have also taken further training to become a Gottman Seven Principle Educator, teaching the skills they utilize in improving communication with couples."
Adoption
(503) 406-9139
Verified
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
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Adoption
"I enjoy helping couples and individuals improve their communication skills. I will help you to develop a balance between increased understanding of areas you may be struggling with (such as defensiveness in your partner or yourself, or lack of intimacy) and the development of new skills to improve the quality of your life and your relationships. I have completed training in Couples Therapy with Drs. John and Julie Gottman as instructors. I have also taken further training to become a Gottman Seven Principle Educator, teaching the skills they utilize in improving communication with couples."
Portland Processwork Clinic,
PhD, MA, DiplPW
Verified by Psychology Today
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
"Portland Processwork Clinic welcomes diverse individuals who are looking for support to resolve conflicts, find meaning, deepen or work with feelings and problems. We value the unique wisdom each individual brings. Integrating dream work, movement, body symptoms and social issues, your counselor can offer dynamic and flexible ways to work on personal growth, relationship conflicts and inner disturbances. Visit our website contact page to fill in a contact form to schedule an appointment. Portland Processwork Clinic was previously known as River's Way Professional Clinic."
Adoption
(503) 894-5568
Verified
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
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Adoption
"Portland Processwork Clinic welcomes diverse individuals who are looking for support to resolve conflicts, find meaning, deepen or work with feelings and problems. We value the unique wisdom each individual brings. Integrating dream work, movement, body symptoms and social issues, your counselor can offer dynamic and flexible ways to work on personal growth, relationship conflicts and inner disturbances. Visit our website contact page to fill in a contact form to schedule an appointment. Portland Processwork Clinic was previously known as River's Way Professional Clinic."
Barbara E Felix, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LICSW, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97210
"As human beings we are hardwired for relationship. Our relationships with others are vital to our quality of life, but we often feel we should know how to "fix" things on our own. There are times when our feelings overwhelm us, we keep our concerns to ourselves and it confuses us, or our behaviors are not in alignment with our beliefs."
Adoption
(360) 216-1173
Verified
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97210
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Adoption
"As human beings we are hardwired for relationship. Our relationships with others are vital to our quality of life, but we often feel we should know how to "fix" things on our own. There are times when our feelings overwhelm us, we keep our concerns to ourselves and it confuses us, or our behaviors are not in alignment with our beliefs."
Mari Kresge Alexander, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, PA-C, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
"Do you feel like you're not living the life you want to...feel stuck and unable to make positive changes for yourself? Whether you come depressed or anxious, challenged by transitions of job, relationship or lifestyle, we can work together to gain empathy & understanding as you develop new skills. Life situations can trigger old pain creating confusion and impacting relationships. Becoming conscious of your triggers, your needs and your limits can enlighten you on how to live your life toward more ease and satisfaction. Therapy is a process of self- discovery that can impact the quality of the rest of your life."
Adoption
(503) 342-7827
Verified
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
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Adoption
"Do you feel like you're not living the life you want to...feel stuck and unable to make positive changes for yourself? Whether you come depressed or anxious, challenged by transitions of job, relationship or lifestyle, we can work together to gain empathy & understanding as you develop new skills. Life situations can trigger old pain creating confusion and impacting relationships. Becoming conscious of your triggers, your needs and your limits can enlighten you on how to live your life toward more ease and satisfaction. Therapy is a process of self- discovery that can impact the quality of the rest of your life."
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April Crofut,
MD
Verified by Psychology Today
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97210
"I am a board-certified psychiatrist with a practice focused on psychotherapy. I treat adults seeking help with a variety of emotional concerns including difficulty with relationships, self-esteem, limiting patterns of behavior, or symptoms like anxiety and depression. My approach involves getting to know you as a whole person and exploring the nature of your distress in a thoughtful, collaborative, and creative way."
(503) 946-5280
Verified
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97210
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"I am a board-certified psychiatrist with a practice focused on psychotherapy. I treat adults seeking help with a variety of emotional concerns including difficulty with relationships, self-esteem, limiting patterns of behavior, or symptoms like anxiety and depression. My approach involves getting to know you as a whole person and exploring the nature of your distress in a thoughtful, collaborative, and creative way."
Jennifer Dodd, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
"Are you working towards a fulfilling life but feel stuck or overwhelmed? Are you hurting inside and unsure of where to turn? Most of our struggles stem from our relationships with others and we often need tools for healing these wounds. Although talk is helpful, the research shows that tapping into the right brain where emotions are housed is vital in transforming long-standing issues or limiting beliefs. Utilizing Experiential approaches including EMDR, Brainspotting, inner parts work, and Somatic therapies we can heal the mind and body. "
(424) 732-9820
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Alphabet District
Portland, Oregon 97209
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"Are you working towards a fulfilling life but feel stuck or overwhelmed? Are you hurting inside and unsure of where to turn? Most of our struggles stem from our relationships with others and we often need tools for healing these wounds. Although talk is helpful, the research shows that tapping into the right brain where emotions are housed is vital in transforming long-standing issues or limiting beliefs. Utilizing Experiential approaches including EMDR, Brainspotting, inner parts work, and Somatic therapies we can heal the mind and body. "

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If you're looking for adoption counseling in Alphabet District, Portland or help with an adoption in Alphabet District, Portland or for an Alphabet District, Portland adoption therapist, these professionals provide adoption support and adoption counseling. They include adoption therapists, adoption psychologists and adoption counselors in Alphabet District, Portland. They can help you coping with adoption in Alphabet District, Portland, they can support adopting families and provide child counseling for the adopted child (or adopted children) or foster child (or foster children).

They provide Alphabet District, Portland family counseling for the adoption process, understanding of international adoption and help for adoptive kids, adopted children and adoptive families.

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Therapists in Alphabet District, Portland are able to work with a wide range of issues.

For example, if you're seeking a marriage counselor in Alphabet District, Portland you'll find that most therapists are trained in marriage counseling or couples counseling in Alphabet District, Portland and couples therapy. And they welcome families for family counseling in Alphabet District, Portland or family therapy in Alphabet District, Portland.