Raumene Rahatzad
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, MS, NCC Verified
Beaverton, OR 97007
Offers online therapy
At Sound Heart Integrative Counseling I provide a safe non-judgmental space and listen to you deeply so that I can understand you as a whole person. I offer support in overcoming anxiety and depression, recovering from trauma and emotional injury, developing better relationships and interpersonal skills, obtaining greater self-knowledge, nurturing faith, and reconnecting with your Divine Nurturer. I provide this type of counseling support so that you can feel better, live a more meaningful life, and become a resilient and beautiful contributor to your family and society.
(971) 244-8882
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Beaverton, OR 97007
Offers online therapy
At Sound Heart Integrative Counseling I provide a safe non-judgmental space and listen to you deeply so that I can understand you as a whole person. I offer support in overcoming anxiety and depression, recovering from trauma and emotional injury, developing better relationships and interpersonal skills, obtaining greater self-knowledge, nurturing faith, and reconnecting with your Divine Nurturer. I provide this type of counseling support so that you can feel better, live a more meaningful life, and become a resilient and beautiful contributor to your family and society.
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Jerome Yoman
Psychologist, PhD, ABPP Verified
Beaverton, OR 97005
Not accepting new clients
I help adults of all ages with most goals and problems, but have extensive specialized training and experience with: depression, insomnia, communication skills, family stress related to serious mental illnesses such as bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia.
My purpose is to help adults of all ages, and their families, improve the quality of their lives. I provide life skills training and psychological therapy to help you accomplish personal goals, gain emotional strength, and further your values. Together we create a good working relationship, where you feel safe openly sharing your experiences, and develop a common understanding of your concerns. That understanding leads to action strategies for the changes you wish to make, relying most on those demonstrated as effective for people with your concerns. We will regularly evaluate how well my services are working for you.
(503) 567-1933
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Beaverton, OR 97005
Not accepting new clients
I help adults of all ages with most goals and problems, but have extensive specialized training and experience with: depression, insomnia, communication skills, family stress related to serious mental illnesses such as bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia.
My purpose is to help adults of all ages, and their families, improve the quality of their lives. I provide life skills training and psychological therapy to help you accomplish personal goals, gain emotional strength, and further your values. Together we create a good working relationship, where you feel safe openly sharing your experiences, and develop a common understanding of your concerns. That understanding leads to action strategies for the changes you wish to make, relying most on those demonstrated as effective for people with your concerns. We will regularly evaluate how well my services are working for you.
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Susan Driver
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Beaverton, OR 97006
Offers online therapy
With my extensive training and experience in Family Systems, Cognitive, Person Centered and Solution Focused Therapies I will collaboratively tailor therapy especially for you that will discover ways to overcome these barriers and enable you to build a better present and future with stronger, healthier relationships.
Making the decision to seek professional help takes courage when feeling overwhelmed and sometimes hopeless that nothing will change. I believe therapy works and can help make that change easier and quicker than you might think. I work with individuals, families and children with compassion, persistence and skills to identify these changes and create a plan that is designed for you. My clients are families that may be facing a difficult transition or grief, a child or teen anxious, withdrawn, angry or out of control. Parents that are exhausted, feeling overwhelmed, and fearful of what is happening to their child.
(971) 232-3354
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Beaverton, OR 97006
Offers online therapy
With my extensive training and experience in Family Systems, Cognitive, Person Centered and Solution Focused Therapies I will collaboratively tailor therapy especially for you that will discover ways to overcome these barriers and enable you to build a better present and future with stronger, healthier relationships.
Making the decision to seek professional help takes courage when feeling overwhelmed and sometimes hopeless that nothing will change. I believe therapy works and can help make that change easier and quicker than you might think. I work with individuals, families and children with compassion, persistence and skills to identify these changes and create a plan that is designed for you. My clients are families that may be facing a difficult transition or grief, a child or teen anxious, withdrawn, angry or out of control. Parents that are exhausted, feeling overwhelmed, and fearful of what is happening to their child.
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Elizabeth Leah Downs
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, CHT, ACSW Verified
Beaverton, OR 97005
I blend Cognitive Behavioral Therapy/ DBT, Hypnotherapy, Family & Couples Therapy, Expressive Arts/ Play & Art Therapy, Addictions Counseling, NLP, Gestalt & Life Coaching, as well as Jungian Therapy.
Seeking therapy is an act of courage when your life is not working, when you are feeling overwhelming emotions, or are ready to grow. With over 35 years of experience, I work skillfully with adults, children, families & couples. I am here to compassionately facilitate your learning to live your life with emotional freedom, purpose, creativity, passion & joy! Get in touch with the strength & beauty of your Inner Self & develop more satisfying relationships. Examine your thinking & beliefs & develop mindfulness, transforming your moods & your life. I use a gentle therapeutic style which is an eclectic, psychodynamic, humanistic, transpersonal & holistic wellness approach.
(503) 444-9712
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Beaverton, OR 97005
I blend Cognitive Behavioral Therapy/ DBT, Hypnotherapy, Family & Couples Therapy, Expressive Arts/ Play & Art Therapy, Addictions Counseling, NLP, Gestalt & Life Coaching, as well as Jungian Therapy.
Seeking therapy is an act of courage when your life is not working, when you are feeling overwhelming emotions, or are ready to grow. With over 35 years of experience, I work skillfully with adults, children, families & couples. I am here to compassionately facilitate your learning to live your life with emotional freedom, purpose, creativity, passion & joy! Get in touch with the strength & beauty of your Inner Self & develop more satisfying relationships. Examine your thinking & beliefs & develop mindfulness, transforming your moods & your life. I use a gentle therapeutic style which is an eclectic, psychodynamic, humanistic, transpersonal & holistic wellness approach.
Jen Pond
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA
Beaverton, OR 97007
Not accepting new clients
Whether you are looking for support during a particularly difficult time, to process trauma, or work with you and your family/spouse/partner, I am here to help. My approach is focused on connection, respect and empathy as a way to help clients heal and deepen understanding of themselves and those they love. I have experience working with an array of concerns like anxiety, depression, grief, infertility, trauma and so on using a trauma-informed integrative approach grounded in attachment. I believe each person possesses within themselves the ability to heal and grow and will spend our time in sessions doing just that.
(503) 400-3516
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Beaverton, OR 97007
Not accepting new clients
Whether you are looking for support during a particularly difficult time, to process trauma, or work with you and your family/spouse/partner, I am here to help. My approach is focused on connection, respect and empathy as a way to help clients heal and deepen understanding of themselves and those they love. I have experience working with an array of concerns like anxiety, depression, grief, infertility, trauma and so on using a trauma-informed integrative approach grounded in attachment. I believe each person possesses within themselves the ability to heal and grow and will spend our time in sessions doing just that.
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Caitlin (Caity) Lynch
Marriage & Family Therapist Intern, MS, NCC Verified
Beaverton, OR 97006
Not accepting new clients
Do you struggle with frustrating issues that you, your family, or your partner(s) can’t seem to get past? If you’re going through a period of loss, change, or feeling stuck, therapy might be the way forward. My therapy style is collaborative and integrates the wisdom from my client’s experiences and from counseling theories rooted in empowerment and equity (Narrative Therapy, Person-Centered Therapy, Somatic Experiencing, and Emotionally Focused Therapy). My therapeutic work is rooted in anti-racist, anti-capitalist, anti-fatphobic, trans- and queer-affirming, polyam and kink-affirming, neurodivergence-affirming theory and practice.
(971) 257-1636
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Beaverton, OR 97006
Not accepting new clients
Do you struggle with frustrating issues that you, your family, or your partner(s) can’t seem to get past? If you’re going through a period of loss, change, or feeling stuck, therapy might be the way forward. My therapy style is collaborative and integrates the wisdom from my client’s experiences and from counseling theories rooted in empowerment and equity (Narrative Therapy, Person-Centered Therapy, Somatic Experiencing, and Emotionally Focused Therapy). My therapeutic work is rooted in anti-racist, anti-capitalist, anti-fatphobic, trans- and queer-affirming, polyam and kink-affirming, neurodivergence-affirming theory and practice.
Cindy Yi-Hsin Hung
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, LMFT-A Verified
Beaverton, OR 97003
Offers online therapy
My main therapeutic approaches are EMDR and Internal Family System Therapy (IFS).
Life sometimes can be a struggle. It can be exhausting and overwhelming trying to figure everything on our own. I believe everyone is capable of change and has all the resources they need within them. You deserve to live a life that you desire. I see my role as the process facilitator to support you navigate through challenges. In therapy, we will focus on your strengths and improve the areas that you want to change. We will target ineffective behaviors, negative communication patterns, and past traumatic events. I believe with our work together we can restore harmony and balance in your life.
(971) 247-1526
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Beaverton, OR 97003
Offers online therapy
My main therapeutic approaches are EMDR and Internal Family System Therapy (IFS).
Life sometimes can be a struggle. It can be exhausting and overwhelming trying to figure everything on our own. I believe everyone is capable of change and has all the resources they need within them. You deserve to live a life that you desire. I see my role as the process facilitator to support you navigate through challenges. In therapy, we will focus on your strengths and improve the areas that you want to change. We will target ineffective behaviors, negative communication patterns, and past traumatic events. I believe with our work together we can restore harmony and balance in your life.
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Janiene Beauchene, Youth & Family Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, JD, LCSW Verified
Beaverton, OR 97005
Offers online therapy
I assist youth and families to build and maintain strong relationships. I teach parents skills to help their children both change challenging behavior and shift to a place of deep healing and connection. I address family of origin issues with parents allowing them to cope with their past, so that they can remain responsive, engaged and calm during stressful times. I assist in working through trauma coming from child abuse, neglect, sexual assault, and violence. I assist those going through stages of grief: helping them learn how to live beyond the loss.
(503) 573-8718
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Beaverton, OR 97005
Offers online therapy
I assist youth and families to build and maintain strong relationships. I teach parents skills to help their children both change challenging behavior and shift to a place of deep healing and connection. I address family of origin issues with parents allowing them to cope with their past, so that they can remain responsive, engaged and calm during stressful times. I assist in working through trauma coming from child abuse, neglect, sexual assault, and violence. I assist those going through stages of grief: helping them learn how to live beyond the loss.
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Barcelona Counseling, LLC
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, NCC Verified
Beaverton, OR 97005
Offers online therapy
Neurofeedback, EMDR, Trauma Treatment, Stress, Anxiety and Distress, Depression, Grief, Obsessions, Psychological Abuse, Self-esteem, Sexuality , Relationship Conflicts, Parenting Management, Anger Management, Behavior Modification, Self-Esteem Issues, Weight Loss, Adjustment Disorders, and Family Counseling.
ACCEPTING OHP CLIENTS. Extensive experience working with individuals, couples, and families from different backgrounds and needs. We use different and personalized techniques/strategies to help you get to the root of the problem, make conscious change to find stability, growth, problem resolution, and emotional relief. NEUROFEEDBACK and EMDR modalities to address many issues. Please visit our webpage at www.barcelonacounseling.org
(503) 308-7483
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Beaverton, OR 97005
Offers online therapy
Neurofeedback, EMDR, Trauma Treatment, Stress, Anxiety and Distress, Depression, Grief, Obsessions, Psychological Abuse, Self-esteem, Sexuality , Relationship Conflicts, Parenting Management, Anger Management, Behavior Modification, Self-Esteem Issues, Weight Loss, Adjustment Disorders, and Family Counseling.
ACCEPTING OHP CLIENTS. Extensive experience working with individuals, couples, and families from different backgrounds and needs. We use different and personalized techniques/strategies to help you get to the root of the problem, make conscious change to find stability, growth, problem resolution, and emotional relief. NEUROFEEDBACK and EMDR modalities to address many issues. Please visit our webpage at www.barcelonacounseling.org
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Joshua M. Higginbotham
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC Verified
Beaverton, OR 97005
Not accepting new clients
Relationships with friends, family, and also the relationship we have with ourselves.
Life can be difficult and often requires adjustment. Many of us find we need some help at some point along the way. You are not alone. There is hope and help. I love helping. I love working with those who are motivated to change their lives. I want to help you better understand yourself, and your relationships. I want to help you heal, grow and take responsibility for your life. My goal for clients is for them to acquire the insight, skills, and self-confidence to navigate the terrain of life and relationships more effectively.
(503) 967-2592
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Beaverton, OR 97005
Not accepting new clients
Relationships with friends, family, and also the relationship we have with ourselves.
Life can be difficult and often requires adjustment. Many of us find we need some help at some point along the way. You are not alone. There is hope and help. I love helping. I love working with those who are motivated to change their lives. I want to help you better understand yourself, and your relationships. I want to help you heal, grow and take responsibility for your life. My goal for clients is for them to acquire the insight, skills, and self-confidence to navigate the terrain of life and relationships more effectively.
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Jacci Jones
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Beaverton, OR 97006
Offers online therapy
Waitlist for new clients
I work with individuals, couples, and families to help them solve problems and achieve their life goals. I understand both the frustration and joy of marital relationships and parenting and can help you find fulfillment in your relationships. When one person in a family has a problem, every family member is affected. Through family counseling, the strengths of each individual can be brought together to resolve problems and improve the connections each person needs.
(503) 967-8234
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Beaverton, OR 97006
Offers online therapy
Waitlist for new clients
I work with individuals, couples, and families to help them solve problems and achieve their life goals. I understand both the frustration and joy of marital relationships and parenting and can help you find fulfillment in your relationships. When one person in a family has a problem, every family member is affected. Through family counseling, the strengths of each individual can be brought together to resolve problems and improve the connections each person needs.
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Dr. Rebecca Wara-Goss
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, PhD, MA, TRI, ESMHL Verified
Beaverton, OR 97006
Offers online therapy
I look forward to the possibility of meeting you, your family, and/or partner, and working with you to assist in the process of reducing impacts of life stressors and increasing your sense of well-being, life mastery, and eudaemonia.
(Currently, I am accepting new patients) As a psychotherapist, I enjoy working with a variety of individuals and couples. My approach is to create a safe and supportive environment, in addition to creating a therapeutic space where potential for healing, growth and self-transformations are possible through acceptance, warmth, respect, and collaborative participation with your treatment goals.
(971) 302-2349
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Beaverton, OR 97006
Offers online therapy
I look forward to the possibility of meeting you, your family, and/or partner, and working with you to assist in the process of reducing impacts of life stressors and increasing your sense of well-being, life mastery, and eudaemonia.
(Currently, I am accepting new patients) As a psychotherapist, I enjoy working with a variety of individuals and couples. My approach is to create a safe and supportive environment, in addition to creating a therapeutic space where potential for healing, growth and self-transformations are possible through acceptance, warmth, respect, and collaborative participation with your treatment goals.
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Rosemarie Hemmings, PhD, LCSW
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, PhD, LCSW Verified
Beaverton, OR 97005
Offers online therapy
I have over 30 years of clinical experience. I am a graduate of New York University School of Social Work which is a clinically based program. Additionally, I have had post graduate training with Salvador Minuchin a pioneer in the field of structural family therapy. Currently I am licensed in Oregon, Florida and New York. My practice focuses on using cognitive behavior therapy with a trauma informed social justice lens to teach clients how to tap into their strengths to bring the mind and body back into harmony through de-colonization of the counseling experience.
(503) 563-2952
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Beaverton, OR 97005
Offers online therapy
I have over 30 years of clinical experience. I am a graduate of New York University School of Social Work which is a clinically based program. Additionally, I have had post graduate training with Salvador Minuchin a pioneer in the field of structural family therapy. Currently I am licensed in Oregon, Florida and New York. My practice focuses on using cognitive behavior therapy with a trauma informed social justice lens to teach clients how to tap into their strengths to bring the mind and body back into harmony through de-colonization of the counseling experience.
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Ivy Ross
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Beaverton, OR 97005
Not accepting new clients
I believe all individuals have strengths and the capacity to meet their full potential. One's family and support system is a crucial part in growth and healing. My main approach is to provide a safe and secure environment for clients to process feelings and learn to manage emotions and behaviors. I believe that therapy can and should be fun, especially for children! I incorporate play, art, humor, sandtray, and symbolism to aid in the therapeutic process. Please feel free to email me to discuss getting started with therapy.
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Beaverton, OR 97005
Not accepting new clients
I believe all individuals have strengths and the capacity to meet their full potential. One's family and support system is a crucial part in growth and healing. My main approach is to provide a safe and secure environment for clients to process feelings and learn to manage emotions and behaviors. I believe that therapy can and should be fun, especially for children! I incorporate play, art, humor, sandtray, and symbolism to aid in the therapeutic process. Please feel free to email me to discuss getting started with therapy.
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Matthew Deschaine
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW Verified
Beaverton, OR 97005
Offers online therapy
I work with my clients to assess their needs using cognitive behavioral therapy, EMDR, and systemic family therapy.
Deciding to look for a therapist let alone beginning therapy can be a daunting task for many. We’re told that our mental health isn’t a priority, that we shouldn’t be weak and that we should ‘stop being sad’ or ‘get over it’ with such great advice from family and friends alike no wonder our issues and stresses seem to only get worse. More often than not we seek therapy because the people in our lives refuse to go to therapy. If you’re dealing with anxiety, depression, trauma or have thought to yourself that it is time that I took care of my mental health, then you are not alone.
(503) 782-9177
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Beaverton, OR 97005
Offers online therapy
I work with my clients to assess their needs using cognitive behavioral therapy, EMDR, and systemic family therapy.
Deciding to look for a therapist let alone beginning therapy can be a daunting task for many. We’re told that our mental health isn’t a priority, that we shouldn’t be weak and that we should ‘stop being sad’ or ‘get over it’ with such great advice from family and friends alike no wonder our issues and stresses seem to only get worse. More often than not we seek therapy because the people in our lives refuse to go to therapy. If you’re dealing with anxiety, depression, trauma or have thought to yourself that it is time that I took care of my mental health, then you are not alone.
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Susan Butler
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA-MFT, LMFT, LPC Verified
Office is near:
Beaverton, OR 97007
Offers online therapy
I provide individual, couples, and family counseling.
My passion is to work with couples: pre-marital, couple's with children, empty nesters, and couples entering retirement. We go through so many transitions in our lifetime and each transition brings stresses and issues of it's own. I am a level-3 trained Gottman Therapist and use many modalities as well designed to fit the needs of each couple and individual. I approach my work through a systems perspective. I integrate genograms, Sand Tray therapy, Art therapy, and other interventions to help clients to fine relief from their struggles.
(503) 967-0236
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Office is near:
Beaverton, OR 97007
Offers online therapy
I provide individual, couples, and family counseling.
My passion is to work with couples: pre-marital, couple's with children, empty nesters, and couples entering retirement. We go through so many transitions in our lifetime and each transition brings stresses and issues of it's own. I am a level-3 trained Gottman Therapist and use many modalities as well designed to fit the needs of each couple and individual. I approach my work through a systems perspective. I integrate genograms, Sand Tray therapy, Art therapy, and other interventions to help clients to fine relief from their struggles.
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Diane C Moore, MA, LPC
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, MFT, LPC Verified
Office is near:
Beaverton, OR 97005
Not accepting new clients
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and Marriage and Family Therapist. I have extensive experience treating a variety of concerns including eating disorders, grief, trauma, relationship issues, mood and anxiety disorders. I am a couples' counselor, and I am a Christian. In my practice I teach mindfulness, improving communication, setting and maintaining healthy boundaries, coping with stress and life transitions, improving your sense of well-being. I work with teens, adults, couples and groups.
(503) 831-9170
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Office is near:
Beaverton, OR 97005
Not accepting new clients
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and Marriage and Family Therapist. I have extensive experience treating a variety of concerns including eating disorders, grief, trauma, relationship issues, mood and anxiety disorders. I am a couples' counselor, and I am a Christian. In my practice I teach mindfulness, improving communication, setting and maintaining healthy boundaries, coping with stress and life transitions, improving your sense of well-being. I work with teens, adults, couples and groups.
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Rebecca Roxanne Coren
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC Verified
Office is near:
Beaverton, OR 97005
I am a Humanistic, Existential and Systemic Psychotherapist. I respect each person's inner wisdom and believe that each of us naturally tends toward growth and resilience. Past and current relationships, be they family of origin, community, cultural ties, or family of choice, shape who we are, how we grow, and hold both the wound and the salve for our healing. I work with individuals, couples, teens, and families. Much of my work is with people who are in some sort of transition or crossroads in their relationships or personal growth.
(503) 966-9862
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Office is near:
Beaverton, OR 97005
I am a Humanistic, Existential and Systemic Psychotherapist. I respect each person's inner wisdom and believe that each of us naturally tends toward growth and resilience. Past and current relationships, be they family of origin, community, cultural ties, or family of choice, shape who we are, how we grow, and hold both the wound and the salve for our healing. I work with individuals, couples, teens, and families. Much of my work is with people who are in some sort of transition or crossroads in their relationships or personal growth.
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Mary Cameron
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, LMFT Verified
Office is near:
Beaverton, OR 97007
Offers online therapy
Life is about relationships, with self, family, friends, co-workers and God. When we experience difficulties in one or more of these relationships it is helpful to seek counsel. I enjoy counseling with individuals or families to facilitate healthy relationships. I use Solution Focused/Strength Based and Cognitive Behavioral and draw from other theories to create the best course of counseling for each client.
(503) 713-6948
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Office is near:
Beaverton, OR 97007
Offers online therapy
Life is about relationships, with self, family, friends, co-workers and God. When we experience difficulties in one or more of these relationships it is helpful to seek counsel. I enjoy counseling with individuals or families to facilitate healthy relationships. I use Solution Focused/Strength Based and Cognitive Behavioral and draw from other theories to create the best course of counseling for each client.
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Renee Mahin
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Office is near:
Beaverton, OR 97003
Offers online therapy
As a therapist, I know there are times when we feel lost or lack confidence to navigate through critical and life-changing circumstances. Although we often have many strengths and skills, we have difficulty accessing these during periods of family changes or crises, depression, anxiety, or prolonged grief/loss. In therapy, I will facilitate the process of helping you reconnect with your strengths and discover new skills, strategies, and resources toward a more healthier approach to life challenges.
(503) 376-8529
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Office is near:
Beaverton, OR 97003
Offers online therapy
As a therapist, I know there are times when we feel lost or lack confidence to navigate through critical and life-changing circumstances. Although we often have many strengths and skills, we have difficulty accessing these during periods of family changes or crises, depression, anxiety, or prolonged grief/loss. In therapy, I will facilitate the process of helping you reconnect with your strengths and discover new skills, strategies, and resources toward a more healthier approach to life challenges.

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Family Therapy
If you're looking for family therapy in Beaverton or for a Beaverton family therapist these professionals provide family therapy services and structural family therapy services. They include family therapists and marriage family therapists. Therapists in Beaverton using the techniques of 'family therapy' (also referred to as marriage and family therapy and family counseling) view change in terms of the systems of interaction between family members.

Family relationships often affect psychological well-being and, regardless of the origin of an issue, or whether it may be the "individual" or "family" who is presenting it, involving the family in the solution can be of great benefit. Families participate directly in sessions during which the family therapist helps conversations in a way that draws upon and builds the strengths, wisdom and support of the wider family unit.