Background

Education/Training

  • PhD Candidate with Pacifica Graduate Institute’s PhD Program in Integrative Therapy and Healing Practices.
  • Graduated from Pacifica Graduate Institute with a Masters of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy and Depth Psychology
  • Graduated from Indiana University with a Masters of Fine Arts in Theatre
  • Graduated from Pacific University with a Bachelor of Music, with a double major in Psychology

Credentials & Certificates

Counseling/Mental Health:

  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with the Oregon board of licensed professional counselors. License number T1705.
  • Completed mind/body therapy somatic certification program with Embodied Philosophy
  • Completed Level 1 & 2 EMDR training with Philip Manfield, PhD
  • Completed Foster and Adopt certification program through DHS and PSU
  • Completed certification program to become a Clinical Trauma Professional
  • Completed IFS (Internal Family Systems Theory) Training
  • Completed Gestalt Play Therapy Intensive Training with West Coast Institute
  • Completed coursework for PCIT (Parent Child Interactive Therapy)
  • Completed Tier One Collaborative Problem Solving Certification

Wellness:

  • Usui/Holy Fire II certification with The International Center for Reiki Training
  • Usui/Holy Fire II Master Level certification with The International Center for Reiki Training

Memberships

  • Professional Member in Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (AAMFT)
  • Professional Member in the International Association of Reiki Professionals (IARP)
  • Professional Member in the Reiki Membership Association

Supervisor

  • David Martin, LPC

To schedule an appointment or to learn more about my services, please email allison@blossomingheartcounseling.com or 503-880-7190