Bachelor of Arts from Prescott College, Outdoor Experiential Learning, emphasis in Equine Assisted Learning, 2001
Master of Counseling (MC) from the University of Phoenix, 2008
Full time, 3-year program, plus a supervised practicum of 100 hours, followed by a supervised internship of 600 hours.
National Certified Counselor (NCC), 2008
Has successfully met the professional counseling standards established by the Board and in so doing has earned recognition as a National Certified Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), State of Arizona, 2010
Requires a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree. I am licensed by the Arizona Board of Behavioral Health Examiners. My licensure includes 60 semester credit hours and coursework, plus 3,200 hours of supervised work experience as a Licensed Associate Counselor.
NARM Therapist (NeuroAffective Relational Model), 2019
Complex and childhood trauma focus. 51 hours plus Supervision and Consultation hours
Eye of the Needle (Near Death Experiences Training in Somatic Experiencing® by Peter A. Levine), 2019
57 hours of specialized training.
Somatic Experiencing Practitioner (SEP), 2017
SEP Certification is 246 contact hours of training and 12 hours of personal sessions and 18 hours of case consultation
Positive Discipline (Parenting), 2016
Three-Day Certification program focused on emotional life skills, cooperation, and community
Past Life Therapy Professional Training Brain Weiss M.D. Carole Weiss MSW 5 day training 2016
Daring Way Facilitator (Brene Brown, Certified Training), 2015
Brene Brown’s work in shame, vulnerability, courage, and empathy.
PIT Certification (Post Induction Therapy, training by Pia Melody), 2013
EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing founded by Francine Shapiro, Ph.D. I & II, 2013
Board Certified Coach, (BCC), 2012
Certified upon completion of a 5-day training and passed a psychometrically sound coach specific examination.
Eagala Certification (Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association), 2012
Matrix Model (Addiction and Recovery), 2009
EponaQuest Worldwide Advanced Instructor, 2001 – 2006
To become an Advanced Instructor: Apprenticeship 160 hours, plus 160 hours of Instruction under the supervision of Linda Kohanov, and Kathleen Berry Ingram.
PATH (Professional Association of Therapeutic Riding) 1998 ~ 2004
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