Training and Experience:

  • Bachelors Degree in Education/Special Education.
  • Special Needs Teacher for 7 years in a variety of settings.
  • Graduate Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Fuller Theological Seminary.

  • Experience in working with teens, tweens, adults, children, and parents in a therapy setting for over 10 years.
  • Certified in evidenced-based practices for client's that have faced traumatic event(s) - (Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy) for children, youth and some young adults.
  • Trained in Seeking Safety- evidenced based -for individuals with trauma. 
  • Trained  in evidenced-based practices depression, anxiety, and defiant behaviors (Managing and Adaptive Practices) for youth and children.
  • Conducted family and couple sessions to build communication and a stronger attachment.
  • Collaborated with IEP team and other supports as needed.
  • Provide support to parents/client in IEP meetings, teacher meetings, etc, upon request.
  • Current Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.
  • Highly Sensitive People (HSP) support group facilitation and educational workshops.
  • A Highly Sensitive Knowledgeable Therapist
  • Completed an Externship in Emotionally Focused Therapy for couples.
  • Emotionally Focused Therapy for couples: Core Skills Training 2 of 4 Modules completed.
  • Completed Emotionally Focused Therapy for Individuals Level 1.
  • Trained in Attachment Focused EMDR(Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing).

Sharon has been practicing as a therapist for more than 10 years. She focuses on teens, pre-teens,children and individuals with depression, anxiety, trauma, and social, emotional and behavioral difficulties.  She also has a passion for individuals with special needs. Sharon is a highly sensitive aware therapist and person. Sharon is a Christian and can integrate faith/spirituality if it is what the client wants in session.


She offers therapy/counseling and educational workshops for the highly sensitive person and child upon request.

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