Teresa enjoys working with individuals and families and has a passion for helping families in whatever stage of life or parenting circumstances they face. Teresa uses strategies from CBT, DBT, ARC, TF-CBT (certified) and a variety of approaches to partner with you on your journey toward growth and healing. As an experienced foster/adoptive parent and past intensive treatment in foster care therapist, Teresa has extensive experience in supporting families involved with the foster care system. Teresa received Permanency and Adoption Competence Certification through the University of Minnesota. Teresa has experience in a variety of settings including home, office, school, and an agency focused on helping individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Teresa believes music and nature speak to her soul and often hikes State Parks or attends concerts when not at work. She also enjoys reading and spending time with her friends and family.