As a provider, I am here to offer support, to learn about you, your goals, your dreams, and your past. Using training and experience, I will provide tools to help you achieve your goals, unravel past events that may be holding you back, and walk with you as you build the life that you truly desire.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
- Bipolar Disorder
- Learning disabilities
- Head injuries
MENTAL HEALTH + WELLNESS RESOURCES
(MY FAVORITE RECOMMENDATIONS)
Feeling Good by David D. Burns, M.D.
I am not Sick I don't Need Help by Xavier Amador, Ph.D.
The Four Agreements
Emotional Sobriety by Tian Daily
As a provider, April's first Masters Degree was in Educational Counseling with a focus on behavioral modification, cognitive behavioral therapy and person-centered treatment. Early in her career, she added training in psychological assessment, learning styles and treatment planning. April also started a mental health center in Washington in 2005 with multiple providers. She later added addiction treatment in 2012. April is also certified in EMDR, Neurofeedback, Brain Function and its effects on mental health. April believes and implements a holistic model of counseling that is tailored to her clients needs.
Every person is treated with respect, dignity and compassion as we take this journey together. Working from a holistic perspective, we will find what works best for you, identify skills and talents that bring you strength, and use that to support you as you move forward in your life. Thank you for being here.
- Graduate work-psychological testing, University of California, San Bernardino
- Masters Certificate Addiction Treatment, Eastern Washington University
- EMDR Certification, EMDR Institute
- EDMR Certification
- Neurofeedback certification
- Addiction Treatment, Master's Certification
- EMDRIA International Association