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Who are the best therapists and psychologists in Oregon?

Who are the best therapists and psychologists in Oregon?

UNFORTUNATELY NO LONGER EXCEPTING CLIENTS AT THIS TIME. For some of us life can bring some pretty significant challenges, stressors or transitions that just have “you stuck” in unproductive patterns in relationships, work, school or just life in general. You yearn for release-freedom from these unproductive repetitions; but where to turn?

What kind of therapy do I need in Oregon?

In therapy we can work on issues of depression, anxiety, grief, minority stress, and identity issues. I also specialize in religious abuse/trauma in gender and sexual minority populations, and am passionate about helping clients heal from their pasts and learn to live lives consistent with their values.

Who are the best therapists for autism in Oregon?

My counseling expertise is in autism. I have worked with individuals on the spectrum in various capacities for 22 years. Many teens and adults wonder if they are on the spectrum but went undiagnosed as children. I currently offer evaluations, diagnoses and advocacy.

Who is responsible for the care of a minor in Oregon?

Oregon law does protect providers from civil liability when a diagnosis or treatment is provided to an authorized minor without the consent of the parent or legal guardian of the minor. (ORS 109.685).

UNFORTUNATELY NO LONGER EXCEPTING CLIENTS AT THIS TIME. For some of us life can bring some pretty significant challenges, stressors or transitions that just have “you stuck” in unproductive patterns in relationships, work, school or just life in general. You yearn for release-freedom from these unproductive repetitions; but where to turn?

How does a psychologist do a psychological evaluation?

The psychologist uses information from the tests and interviews to write up an overall evaluation, determine a diagnosis and develop a treatment plan or provide referrals, necessary. A mental health professional with advanced training in test administration and interpretation is qualified to perform psychological testing and evaluation.

Who is qualified to do a psychological test?

A mental health professional with advanced training in test administration and interpretation is qualified to perform psychological testing and evaluation. The health professional who administers the tests and conducts the interview may or may not be the treating therapist.

When do you know if you have a psychological disorder?

Often the symptoms of a psychological disorder are obvious, such as when a child experiences academic and social problems at school, or an adult struggles to maintain personal and professional relationships due to anger issues, but the cause of the problem is not always clear.