Heather Thompson is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Registered Play Therapist, who holds a Master’s of Science in Clinical Counseling from Northwest Nazarene University. With over 14 years of experience working with children and families in various venues, she knows that no two families are exactly alike. Through compassion and understanding, Heather meets each client right where they are in order to create a Safe Place to Grow!
Heather believes that we all hold the ability to learn new ways to experience the world and interact with others. Because she does not believe that there is a “one size fits all” or “cookie cutter” approach to therapy, she goes to great lengths to know and understand her clients’ needs. Through a “prescriptive multi-modal” approach to therapy; Heather tailors the therapeutic process to each client. She sees clients of all ages from age 2 years to adults.
Heather enjoys creative expression and is not one to turn down a good latte, pleasant conversation, or a fresh chocolate chip cookie! Heather is Theraplay Level 2 (attachment based therapy) trained and Marshak Interaction method trained and a Foundational Theraplay Practitioner, EMDR trained, and a Registered Play Therapist.