Therapist Profile

Name:
Cheri R. Swenson-Edwards, M.A.
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Email
Location:
3179 Bechelli Ln Ste 206 Redding, CA 96002-2041 UNITED STATES
Phone:
(530) 605-8339
Website:
License Number
LMFT48406
Practicing Since:
2010
Additional Licenses:

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
Cheri's work in the mental health field began at a young age, offering support and peer counseling in High School. At 22, Cheri' began working for Victor Treatment Centers, Inc. in Redding, working with Severely Emotionally Disturbed and traumatized children (ages 10-21) in residential settings. Cheri' was quickly introduced to the resiliency of children and found her passion. Cheri' has facilitated many groups over the years focused on social skill building, CSI, Mission Impossible, Def Poetry Jam, and currently co-facilitates the local community LGBTQ+ support group. She went on to earn her AA is Residential Care, her BA in Psychology (Magna Cum Laude) and her MA in Counseling Psychology (with Distinction). Cheri' specializes in Strength-Based Approaches, expressive arts, trauma-focused treatment, children & adolescents, and the LGBTQ+ population. Cheri is a Certified Treatment Specialist for Diverse Populations, a Certified Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Specialist, and a Certified Child Development Intervention Specialist.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Mon-Sat by appointment only
Services
Insurance
Credit Cards Accepted
American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
Phone

Education

Degrees
MA: Major in Counseling Psychology (Distinction) BA: Major in Psychology (Magna Cum Laude)

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
ADHD-Attn Deficit Hyperactive Disorder
Adolescents
Anger Management
Anxiety
Children
Childhood Trauma
Communication Skills
Couples
Expressive Art Therapies
Families
Gay/Lesbian/Bi/Questioning
Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming
Group Therapy
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
Issues of Abuse (Abused)
Issues of Abuse (Trauma)
Individual
Interracial Couples
Learning Disabilities
Parenting
Play Therapy
Pre-Marriage Counseling
PsychoEducational
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Relationships
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Single Parents
Step/Blended Families
Stress
Sand Tray Therapy
Supervision
Trauma

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Certifications
Certified Treatment Specialist for Diverse Populations Certified Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Specialist Certified Child Development Intervention Specialist
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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