Lauren is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Utah, a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Oregon, and is an AAMFT Approved Supervisor. Lauren has an extensive background as a therapist, clinical leader, entrepreneur, educator and treatment innovator. From her early work in direct care responsibilities in an adolescent residential treatment program to her most recent leadership as a Clinical Director, Lauren is at home working with families with challenges. Lauren‘s work and interest areas, both personal and professional, have allowed her to connect powerfully with clients while utilizing a rich set of clinical skills, including Feminist Family Therapy, Dialectival Behavior Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, SMART Recovery and Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Lauren has also held positions as an Adjunct Instructor at Brigham Young University Idaho, and Lewis and Clark College in Portland, Oregon.
Fluent in both Spanish and English, Lauren’s Life outside of work encompasses a wonderful multicultural family, musicianship, a regular mindfulness practice and a variety of other interests. Lauren and her husband Carlos are parents to for kids. She and her family enjoy learning new skills in handy crafts and home setting, engaging in a variety of sports such as baseball and soccer, practicing dance, reading popular fantasy series books aloud, and watching historical fiction dramas.
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