Bonnie McLaughlin began her private practice in the Burbank/Glendale area in 1990 where she worked with couples, families and individuals on issues related to relationships, parenting, substance abuse, and recovery from childhood abuses. She currently works out of two locations; one in Newhall and the other in Palmdale.
Before becoming a therapist, Bonnie was an elementary school teacher, principal, and guidance counselor. She has also worked in various programs with developmentally disabled children and adults. She frequently speaks on topics including: Child Abuse, Stress and Anger Management, Substance Abuse, Parenting, Communication and Relationships.
Bonnie has had many life experiences that lend themselves to compassionate and supportive guidance of others who may be struggling in their own current life circumstances. Her training in Family Systems, Cognitive Behavioral and Solution Focused techniques include an integrated, Biblically based approach that is sensitive to and respectful to wherever a person is on their own spiritual path.