Licensed Professional Counselor, Mental Health Service Provider
Deborah is an Integrative Therapist specializing in trauma therapy. From a holistic approach, she integrates numerous empirically-based therapies to comprehensively treat the needs of each client.
Deborah utilizes a holistic approach to healing through focus on ones whole self- mind, body, and spirit. She incorporates mindfulness-based practices, spirit and body-centered therapies and expressive arts coupled with other empirically based treatment models to address the entirety of the person: biological, psychological, social and spiritual.
She works with a diversity of patients in all stages of life struggling with traumas, PTSD, Dissociation, Depression, Anxiety/Stress, Life Transition, Addiction, Grief & Loss, and other mental health or emotional issues.
With over 10 years combined experience in the Social Services and Counseling fields, and as a graduate of Argosy University, Deborah is a Licensed Professional Counselor & Mental Health Service Provider in private practice; working with a broad spectrum of clients and specializing in trauma therapy.
Deborah has been trained and utilizes numerous empirically-based treatment models including Cognitive-Behavioral therapy (CBT), Mindfulness-Based Approaches, EMDR & Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Pet Therapy (meet Lil’ Buddy, PhD.), among other specialized models.
She has extensive training in Crisis Treatment & Stabilization and serves individuals and the community during Critical Incidents.
She is a certified Prepare-Enrich Facilitator.
License & Certifications
- Licensed Professional Counselor, Mental Health Service Provider, TN License #2710
- National Certified Counselor, NBCC
- EMDR Practitioner
- Prepare/Enrich Facilitator
- Critical Incident / Crisis Therapist
Professional Activities & Memberships
- American Association of Christian Counselors
- EMDRIA Association
- Rutherford County Therapist Association
- Tennessee Licensed Professional Counselors Association (TLPCA)
- National Certified Counselor, National Board of Certified Counselors
On A Personal Note
Deborah resides in Murfreesboro with her husband and beautiful children. Her interests include spending time with family, being outdoors, and pursuing personal growth. In addition, you will find Deborah to be kind-hearted, sincere, and trustworthy.