Lauri is a Licensed Associate Marriage and Family Therapist, and holds a certificate in hypnotic regression. She trained under Dr. Bill Forisha to learn and integrate Gestalt, experiential approaches to mental health and healing. She encourages her clients to explore meaning and honor their unique perspectives. She enjoys working with clients of all ages, and families large and small.
Previous to joining Ellie, Lauri has most recently worked as an associate professor in health sciences. She is not new to Ellie though as she completed her internship hours working as an in-home practitioner. She is happy to be back, and part of the Ellie team!
Outside of work, Lauri enjoys music, reading, writing, movies, textile crafts, and spending time with her family.