Licensed Mental Health Counselor
National Certified Counselor
Child Mental Health Specialist
M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (Gonzaga University)
Abby is the Intensive Outpatient Program Coordinator (360) 768-5411
Abby believes the foundation of the counseling process is maintaining a strong therapeutic relationship built on compassion for self and others. She practices an integrative approach that includes ACT, CBT, narrative therapy, client centered, and choice theory. Abby's therapeutic style includes compassionate challenges, warm authenticity, and wit.
Abby believes in empowering her clients to explore their stories in a nonjudgmental environment that supports vulnerability and encourages personal growth. As such, Abby strives to maintain an inclusive and affirming therapeutic orientation. Abby has experience working with a variety of mental health concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship distress, trauma, family dynamics, communication and grief.
Abby's primary role at APMH is in the adult intensive outpatient program as Program Coordinator, group leader, and individual therapist. Abby also offers outpatient therapy for children (ages 12 and up), adolescents, adults, families, and couples.
See Abby's Psychology Today Profile