Heather provides individual therapy for clients age 9+ while specializing in adolescents/teens under stress and adults who lived through difficult times as children.
Clinical areas of specialization include: depression, anxiety disorders, trauma, mood disorders, ADHD, disordered eating, intimate partner violence/domestic violence/coercive control dynamics, grief and loss, physical, sexual and emotional abuse, gender and sexual identity, relational issues, life stage transitions, education issues, and career & executive consulting
Heather provides family therapy for a wide range of issues which may include: establishing healthy communication skills, exploring and setting healthy boundaries, families coping with chronic physical and mental health diagnoses, parenting skills, high conflict families, separation and divorce, blended families, intimate partner violence/domestic violence, healing from narcissistic abuse, court ordered family counseling, and more.
Heather often works with various members of the family both individually and in groups to most effectively treat the entire family system.
Heather provides both pre-marital and couples counseling that is heavily influenced by the Gottman Method and Emotion Focused Therapy. She also utilizes the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator as an effective means of understanding relational issues from the perspective of personality type.
Now offering HIPPA compliant telehealth via SimplePractice for existing clients located in Florida. Please contact Heather directly to discuss the suitability of this modality for your particular treatment.
Clients will connect using the Telehealth by Simple Practice app.
Heather is able to help provide clinical documentation and attend school meetings in order to help your or your child acquire the services necessary to help regain academic success. These services are provided at both the K-12 and collegiate levels.
Heather collaborates closely with other professionals that you may interact with regarding your mental health, including: your pediatrician or primary care physician, psychiatrist, school, OT/PT, acupuncturist, chiropractor, and many more specialists as necessary in order to provide excellent quality of care and coordination of treatment.
Outside referrals are made when appropriate and necessary within our amazing community of providers.