Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
"When people come to therapy, it's important to remember that they are trying to cope in the best way they can. You don't have to wait until things feel unbearable. I have been a psychotherapist for over 25 years, and have experience working with Online Gaming, Adolescents, Parenting Conflicts, Cross-cultural Therapy, Learning Disabilities, Depression, GLBT Issues, Bereavement,Anxiety and Trauma. A video is worth a thousand words, so if you go to my website you'll find two that talk about my specialty, who I am and how I work."
Video Game Addiction
Peer Relationships
Culturally Sensitive
(971) 351-3024
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Video Game Addiction
Peer Relationships
Culturally Sensitive
"When people come to therapy, it's important to remember that they are trying to cope in the best way they can. You don't have to wait until things feel unbearable. I have been a psychotherapist for over 25 years, and have experience working with Online Gaming, Adolescents, Parenting Conflicts, Cross-cultural Therapy, Learning Disabilities, Depression, GLBT Issues, Bereavement,Anxiety and Trauma. A video is worth a thousand words, so if you go to my website you'll find two that talk about my specialty, who I am and how I work."
The PATH Center, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
"Gail is now the Clinical Director at The PATH Center (Portland Attachment & Trauma Healing). The PATH Center used brain-based protocols such as Neurofeedback, Life Span Integration and Eye Movement & Desensitization Processing. These protocols, do not require clients to tell the details of their past, to heal. Please see her reviews at: https://www.healthgrades.com/providers/gail-hardman-woung-yns5m. "
Video Game Addiction
Peer Relationships
Culturally Sensitive
(971) 940-2601
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Video Game Addiction
Peer Relationships
Culturally Sensitive
"Gail is now the Clinical Director at The PATH Center (Portland Attachment & Trauma Healing). The PATH Center used brain-based protocols such as Neurofeedback, Life Span Integration and Eye Movement & Desensitization Processing. These protocols, do not require clients to tell the details of their past, to heal. Please see her reviews at: https://www.healthgrades.com/providers/gail-hardman-woung-yns5m. "
Andrea J. Wright Johnston, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
"We work to create new awareness, new knowledge and new possibilities. You can have an empowered family and a happy state of mind through therapy. I work with individuals and families to build harmony and health in their relationships. I specialize in sex therapy and am an effective life coach. I approach each person and family with attention to mental and physical health, with consideration to relational, social and spiritual influences."
Video Game Addiction
Peer Relationships
Culturally Sensitive
(503) 405-4321
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Video Game Addiction
Peer Relationships
Culturally Sensitive
"We work to create new awareness, new knowledge and new possibilities. You can have an empowered family and a happy state of mind through therapy. I work with individuals and families to build harmony and health in their relationships. I specialize in sex therapy and am an effective life coach. I approach each person and family with attention to mental and physical health, with consideration to relational, social and spiritual influences."
Andrea Rosemarie Redeau, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, CADC
Verified by Psychology Today
"Currently not accepting new clients. Sitting and talking about your problems with a stranger isn't as difficult as it seems. It can actually be relieving, enlightening, and even fun at times, with the right therapist. With the right therapist, these feelings move from being weird to comfortable, awkward to comforting, and from feeling alone to feeling authentically connected. Through a unique approach to talk therapy, I help my clients navigate through the challenges of daily living, which can often include lots of unpleasant feelings. "
Video Game Addiction
Peer Relationships
Culturally Sensitive
(971) 264-7626
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Video Game Addiction
Peer Relationships
Culturally Sensitive
"Currently not accepting new clients. Sitting and talking about your problems with a stranger isn't as difficult as it seems. It can actually be relieving, enlightening, and even fun at times, with the right therapist. With the right therapist, these feelings move from being weird to comfortable, awkward to comforting, and from feeling alone to feeling authentically connected. Through a unique approach to talk therapy, I help my clients navigate through the challenges of daily living, which can often include lots of unpleasant feelings. "
Gary Neil Reiss, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, PhD, , LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
"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."
Video Game Addiction
Peer Relationships
Culturally Sensitive
(458) 218-8186
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Video Game Addiction
Peer Relationships
Culturally Sensitive
"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."
Janz Consulting, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, CADC1
Verified by Psychology Today
"Sorry, not accepting new clients at this time. If you are reading this you have found the courage to consider trusting someone you have never met with your fears, frustrations and hopes. I honor this trust and the individual needs that each person brings to counseling. My practice is focused on assisting those who have met a challenge in life such as the loss of a loved one, chronic or acute illness, relationship conflict, job stress or traumatic events. Although these may be common experiences that many of us share they can also cause symptoms of depression, anxiety, anger or PTSD if lived in isolation."
Video Game Addiction
Peer Relationships
Culturally Sensitive
(971) 297-3288
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Video Game Addiction
Peer Relationships
Culturally Sensitive
"Sorry, not accepting new clients at this time. If you are reading this you have found the courage to consider trusting someone you have never met with your fears, frustrations and hopes. I honor this trust and the individual needs that each person brings to counseling. My practice is focused on assisting those who have met a challenge in life such as the loss of a loved one, chronic or acute illness, relationship conflict, job stress or traumatic events. Although these may be common experiences that many of us share they can also cause symptoms of depression, anxiety, anger or PTSD if lived in isolation."
Karen Marie Chenier, LPC Intern
LPC Intern, PhD, LPC, R-DMT
Verified by Psychology Today
"In my private practice I am committed to assist adults and couples who desire to improve their quality of their life through mental health and wellness counseling. As a therapist, I work primarily with adults and couples in managing a wide range of issues and challenges such as: Anxiety, Depression, Intimacy, Attention deficits & learning differences, Communication, Health issues, Life Transitions, Grief and loss, Professional/Work issues, Family and relationship matters. Also, my approach is multi-modal, or eclectic, which is to say that I borrow from a variety of different treatment traditions and philosophies when counseling clients."
Video Game Addiction
Peer Relationships
Culturally Sensitive
(503) 738-1404
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Video Game Addiction
Peer Relationships
Culturally Sensitive
"In my private practice I am committed to assist adults and couples who desire to improve their quality of their life through mental health and wellness counseling. As a therapist, I work primarily with adults and couples in managing a wide range of issues and challenges such as: Anxiety, Depression, Intimacy, Attention deficits & learning differences, Communication, Health issues, Life Transitions, Grief and loss, Professional/Work issues, Family and relationship matters. Also, my approach is multi-modal, or eclectic, which is to say that I borrow from a variety of different treatment traditions and philosophies when counseling clients."
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Verda Dew, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
"Each person deserves the benefit of thinking about life in a meaningful way with gentle guidance through counseling. I would be privileged to join you on this journey. As a therapist, I specialize in assisting people through challenging life moments. Using solution-focused techniques and empowerment methods, we’ll identify steps to resolve your personal challenges and reach your goals. I have more than 7 years experience working with individuals and families experiencing challenges with parenting, anxiety, depression, life transition, and addiction issues."
(503) 451-6049
Verified
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
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"Each person deserves the benefit of thinking about life in a meaningful way with gentle guidance through counseling. I would be privileged to join you on this journey. As a therapist, I specialize in assisting people through challenging life moments. Using solution-focused techniques and empowerment methods, we’ll identify steps to resolve your personal challenges and reach your goals. I have more than 7 years experience working with individuals and families experiencing challenges with parenting, anxiety, depression, life transition, and addiction issues."
Alexa Adams, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97212
"We all bring our unique selves, our pasts, and family histories into our relationships. It can be a challenge to try and find balance and harmony with so many of these different factors interacting with each other and the relationship, often causing confusion and conflict. Whether you have lost the spark, are struggling through conflict and strain, are being impacted by childhood trauma and attachment concerns, or possibly you are hoping to strengthen an already strong connection. Whatever is happening within the relationship, family, or within yourself, together we can uncover new ways of interacting, communicating, and healing."
(971) 252-5432
Verified
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97212
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"We all bring our unique selves, our pasts, and family histories into our relationships. It can be a challenge to try and find balance and harmony with so many of these different factors interacting with each other and the relationship, often causing confusion and conflict. Whether you have lost the spark, are struggling through conflict and strain, are being impacted by childhood trauma and attachment concerns, or possibly you are hoping to strengthen an already strong connection. Whatever is happening within the relationship, family, or within yourself, together we can uncover new ways of interacting, communicating, and healing."
Catherine Blanchard, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, MA
Verified by Psychology Today
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
"I draw from psychodynamic and psychoanalytic approaches in my practice. We work together to try and gain a deep understanding of the way your mind works. This can help you discover obstacles and possibly hidden patterns that are preventing you from getting more joy and fulfillment from life. Our work together is done in a safe, supportive, and compassionate atmosphere. I can help you improve relationships, increase self-esteem, find relief from depression and anxiety."
(503) 549-4380
Verified
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
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"I draw from psychodynamic and psychoanalytic approaches in my practice. We work together to try and gain a deep understanding of the way your mind works. This can help you discover obstacles and possibly hidden patterns that are preventing you from getting more joy and fulfillment from life. Our work together is done in a safe, supportive, and compassionate atmosphere. I can help you improve relationships, increase self-esteem, find relief from depression and anxiety."
Sandra L Moreland, Psychologist
Psychologist, PhD
Verified by Psychology Today
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
"I received my doctorate in psychology from the University of Oregon in 1994 and then completed an internship at the Portland VA Medical Center. I have worked as a clinical psychologist in two community mental health programs and then as a program coordinator with a focus on older adult and younger adults with disabilities at the state Mental Health and Addictions Division. I now have a private practice. Throughout my career I have worked with adults and older adults with a range of behavioral health and medical concerns."
(503) 451-6057
Verified
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
"I received my doctorate in psychology from the University of Oregon in 1994 and then completed an internship at the Portland VA Medical Center. I have worked as a clinical psychologist in two community mental health programs and then as a program coordinator with a focus on older adult and younger adults with disabilities at the state Mental Health and Addictions Division. I now have a private practice. Throughout my career I have worked with adults and older adults with a range of behavioral health and medical concerns."
Mary Thornburg Krug, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
"Are you frequently bothered by memories that just won't go away? When you face something new in life, are you afraid you can't handle it? Do you beat yourself up over mistakes that you have made? Do you find it difficult to say No to a request, or to ask for help from others? Do you feel burned out and frustrated with family or work relationships? Many of us have gone the route of self-help books, but these have limited value since they aren't tailored to our individual lives. My work with you is."
(503) 487-0140
Verified
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
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"Are you frequently bothered by memories that just won't go away? When you face something new in life, are you afraid you can't handle it? Do you beat yourself up over mistakes that you have made? Do you find it difficult to say No to a request, or to ask for help from others? Do you feel burned out and frustrated with family or work relationships? Many of us have gone the route of self-help books, but these have limited value since they aren't tailored to our individual lives. My work with you is."
Stephanie N Egbers, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
"I specialize in serving children and families on issues related to anxiety, anger management, social skill difficulties, family relational problems, trauma, depression, grief and loss. My work focuses on educating families about appropriate play strategies and interaction techniques, and on working directly with children to develop new behaviors to cope with daily life stress. My major focus is on developing and reinforcing skills which research shows to foster healthy child development, self esteem, and relationships while assisting families in developing nurturing and enriching environments for all members. I encourage open communication with clients to ensure appropriate techniques with children and families."
(971) 264-2693
Verified
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
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"I specialize in serving children and families on issues related to anxiety, anger management, social skill difficulties, family relational problems, trauma, depression, grief and loss. My work focuses on educating families about appropriate play strategies and interaction techniques, and on working directly with children to develop new behaviors to cope with daily life stress. My major focus is on developing and reinforcing skills which research shows to foster healthy child development, self esteem, and relationships while assisting families in developing nurturing and enriching environments for all members. I encourage open communication with clients to ensure appropriate techniques with children and families."
Keith Dempsey, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, PhD, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
"The choice to engage in counseling can be difficult yet beneficial. If you choose to engage in this process you will be treated with the respect, care and dignity you deserve. I provide individual, couple and family counseling for people struggling with an array of issues. Counseling allows a safe platform to explore issues that need to be addressed in a healthy and positive manner."
(503) 897-1031
Verified
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
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"The choice to engage in counseling can be difficult yet beneficial. If you choose to engage in this process you will be treated with the respect, care and dignity you deserve. I provide individual, couple and family counseling for people struggling with an array of issues. Counseling allows a safe platform to explore issues that need to be addressed in a healthy and positive manner."
Erin E. Durst, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
"Do you feel that life feels out of control or difficult? Or perhaps you see your partner or child's behaviors and wonder what went wrong and how you can help. These are signs that we may benefit from work focused on getting our lives, relationships, and behaviors back on track. I work with individuals and families to establish a vision of what they want their lives to look like, and examine where the vision isn't matching up to reality. We can then move toward committing to steps which will help you conquer barriers to living your valued life."
(503) 549-4667
Verified
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
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"Do you feel that life feels out of control or difficult? Or perhaps you see your partner or child's behaviors and wonder what went wrong and how you can help. These are signs that we may benefit from work focused on getting our lives, relationships, and behaviors back on track. I work with individuals and families to establish a vision of what they want their lives to look like, and examine where the vision isn't matching up to reality. We can then move toward committing to steps which will help you conquer barriers to living your valued life."
Julie Jeske, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPC, NCC
Verified by Psychology Today
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
"Do you feel like something is missing from your sex life? Are you longing to re-spark your intimacy and/or sexuality? Would you like to repair or strengthen your relationship? Are you single and wanting to discover your potential for pleasure? I believe that people have the desire and capacity to heal and grow. I also believe that our quality of life is significantly impacted by our relationship with others. I help clients increase intimacy, passion, sexual satisfaction and pleasure so they can develop a deeper connection with self or others."
(503) 967-8031
Verified
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
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"Do you feel like something is missing from your sex life? Are you longing to re-spark your intimacy and/or sexuality? Would you like to repair or strengthen your relationship? Are you single and wanting to discover your potential for pleasure? I believe that people have the desire and capacity to heal and grow. I also believe that our quality of life is significantly impacted by our relationship with others. I help clients increase intimacy, passion, sexual satisfaction and pleasure so they can develop a deeper connection with self or others."
Matthew Pearl, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
"CURRENTLY NOT ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS Part of "being in the solution" when times are difficult is what you are doing right now: looking for answers and the support to find them. Everyone is challenged by life events. The path to self-awareness and personal growth is not an easy one. I accompany my clients as they discover their potential and deal with the barriers that prevent them from reaching it. My approach is holistic, meaning that I pay attention to all aspects of a person's experience including their physical, emotional, intellectual and spiritual well being."
(503) 828-9740
Verified
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
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"CURRENTLY NOT ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS Part of "being in the solution" when times are difficult is what you are doing right now: looking for answers and the support to find them. Everyone is challenged by life events. The path to self-awareness and personal growth is not an easy one. I accompany my clients as they discover their potential and deal with the barriers that prevent them from reaching it. My approach is holistic, meaning that I pay attention to all aspects of a person's experience including their physical, emotional, intellectual and spiritual well being."
Nina Zurawski, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
"Therapy helps us take a step back to recognize (and use) the power we have to change our lives and relationships. Many of us fear that speaking our truths will separate or isolate us. In actuality, when we live in our true purpose we find ourselves to be more genuine in relationships, allowing us to feel more connected. Together, we will help you engage with yourself and the world in a way that fosters personal clarity and confidence."
(503) 974-8121
Verified
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
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"Therapy helps us take a step back to recognize (and use) the power we have to change our lives and relationships. Many of us fear that speaking our truths will separate or isolate us. In actuality, when we live in our true purpose we find ourselves to be more genuine in relationships, allowing us to feel more connected. Together, we will help you engage with yourself and the world in a way that fosters personal clarity and confidence."
Sexuality and Gender Specialist, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPC, LMHC
Verified by Psychology Today
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
"You can find a safe space here when you can find it no where else. Finding trustworthy professionals to help you with intimate issues is embarrassing and difficult. This is my most important skill, something not learned in school: unconditional positive acceptance and honest, non-threatening communication about intimate problems. Here you will find sensitivity to private behaviors which are regarded with non-judgmental acceptance and respect, never shame nor intolerance."
(360) 209-2950
Verified
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
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"You can find a safe space here when you can find it no where else. Finding trustworthy professionals to help you with intimate issues is embarrassing and difficult. This is my most important skill, something not learned in school: unconditional positive acceptance and honest, non-threatening communication about intimate problems. Here you will find sensitivity to private behaviors which are regarded with non-judgmental acceptance and respect, never shame nor intolerance."
Erica Weber, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
"I believe that it is important to find a therapist that is a good fit for you. There are many wonderful therapists, but it is important for you to feel that you are understood, supported, and sometimes gently challenged by your therapist. I will ask you to identify what you want help with or what you are feeling distress around and then will actively work with you toward your goals."
(503) 476-9119
Verified
Irvington
Portland, Oregon 97232
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"I believe that it is important to find a therapist that is a good fit for you. There are many wonderful therapists, but it is important for you to feel that you are understood, supported, and sometimes gently challenged by your therapist. I will ask you to identify what you want help with or what you are feeling distress around and then will actively work with you toward your goals."

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Video Game Addiction in Irvington, Portland

The current DSM doesn't recognize video game addiction as a diagnosable addiction. But the patterns of behavior can make parenting a kid or teen who's video gaming difficult.

Get help form a therapist in Irvington, Portland with a teen or child who's patterns of behavior include:

1) Craving more game time, no matter how much they've already played.
2) Chronic dry eyes.
3) Friends stop calling and coming by to hang out.
4) No shower or change of clothes for days.
5) Gets upset if someone suggests they might have a problem with video games.
6) Rarely leaves the house because they feel like they're missing out on something that might be happening in the video games.
7) Spends entire allowance on video game hardware and software.
8) Lies to parents about how often they play games or video games.
9) Skips doing chores to keep video gaming.
10) When not at the computer, they're irritable and snappy.

For more on video game addiction, see Unplugged - a video game addiction blogout on something that might be happening in the video games.

How can I tell if a therapist is right for me?
Therapists in Irvington, Portland are able to work with a wide range of issues.

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