Provider type: Therapist
Serving: Adolescent (Ages 13+), Adult, Couples, Families, Geriatric, Groups
When you enter into a session with Michael, you'll enter into a warm, supportive, safe therapeutic space. You'll also enter into an authentic, collaborative relationship where you'll have a guide to help you explore yourself with curiosity and nonjudgement to learn and grow. He'll help you gain insight on the relationship patterns you have with others and yourself, and empower you to change those interactions, supporting you towards achieving the outcomes you desire.
Michael enjoys working with couples, families, individuals, and groups. He helps clients to overcome many issues, such as anxiety, depression, substance use, self-esteem, relationship concerns, family dynamics, and life transitions. His theoretical orientation relies on emotionally focused therapy, strategic family therapy, and integrative systemic therapy.
Michael earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and a Master of Science in Couples and Family Therapy from the University of Oregon. He has clinical experience working with couples and families, and with previously incarcerated individuals.