Shari holds a Master's of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy from George Fox University.
Shari's passion is working with children, families and couples. She has been married for 27 years and is the mother of three. Shari feels that her life experiences are helpful in bring a level of understanding and insight to her clients. Her specialties include: Play Therapy, Filial Therapy and Child-Parent Relationship training (CPRT), and working with children who have experienced trauma surrounding adoption assisting families with ways to attach, bond and cope with challenging experiences.
Shari's goal is to help clients uncover their true potential and lead a life that is worth celebrating. She helps clients understand what they cannot change, and resolve challenges in their lives. She helps clients unearth long-standing behavior patterns or negative perceptions that may be holding them back from experiencing a more fulfilling and meaningful life.
If you are looking for extra support and guidance through a challenging situation or you are just ready to move in a new direction in your life, Shari can help you achieve your goals.
Shari works with a wide range of emotional and behavioral issues providing services that span from therapy for depression and grief counseling to parenting support, couples counseling and beyond. She provides a comfortable and supportive atmosphere, offering a highly personalized approach tailored to each clients individual needs to help attain the personal growth they are striving for.
Shari is a trained Prepare & Enrich facilitator which allows her to work with couples on pre-marital education and counseling.
Shari belongs to:
AAMFT (American Association of Marriage and Family Therapist)
ORCA (Oregon Counseling Association)
Rates & Insurance:
$80-$120 per 50-minute session (individual programs will have specific costs as noted) Reduced fees are available on a limited basis. Shari offers out-of network provider coverage, and will bill your insurance company for you.
To schedule an appointment:
Contact Shari at: firstname.lastname@example.org