Rachel has been working as a therapist in group and individual settings for over seven years. Rachel specializes in: PTSD, stress related disorders, anxiety, depression, addiction, military service/veterans, abuse (physical, sexual, emotional), and dissociative disorders. Rachel utilizes a trauma-informed, person-centered approach to help clients increase their understanding of themselves and their trauma.
Furthermore, Rachel believes in empowering the client to help build up their self-esteem, further increase their ongoing personal growth, and develop healthy coping skills to manage and regulate emotions and live a meaningful life. Rachel's true passion is using various therapeutic modalities like: EMDR, Art Therapy, and Equine Therapy to provide the client an outlet to process their emotions without the need for extensive words. Rachel works with adults, parents, families, and couples.
Rachel obtained her double Masters of Arts degree in Counseling and Art Therapy from Ursuline College. She is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) and a Registered Art Therapist (ATR). Additionally, in 2017, she obtained her credentials as a Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor (LICDC). Rachel is EMDR trained, and has certification as a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP) from the International Association of Trauma Professionals (IATP).