Heather utilizes a variety of treatment approaches including CBT, DBT, Mindfulness, Play Therapy, Circle of Security Parenting, Motivational Interviewing, Brief Strategic Family Therapy, Brief Solution Focused Therapy, Narrative Therapy,
, Active Parenting, and specifically for trauma/abuse, TF-CBT, Child Parent Psychotherapy and EMDR.
Heather has extensive background and experience working with groups of all ages, adults, children, adolescents and families, providing individual, family & group therapy in outpatient, inpatient, and in-home settings. She has extensive experience and training in trauma/abuse, crisis stabilization and conflict management. Additionally she has experience with collaborating services with DCF, DUI/Drug/Family Courts, Targeted Case Management & Law Enforcement as Family Intervention Clinician, working to reunify families struggling with substance abuse, trauma & negative family dynamics by guiding parents to utilize parenting strategies.