Rachel is an Associate Professional Clinical Counselor, who brings her gentleness and confidence to her therapy practice. She is trained in evidence-based practices such as EMDR. Be sure to know that Rachel prioritizes the therapeutic relationship.
Rachel understands that just as disruptive relationships can cause damage and distress, a secure and supportive relationship can repair. Rachel is trained in Person-Centered, Trauma Focused Care, Mindfulness and Somatic Therapy.
She is a registered Associate Professional Clinical Counselor, working under the supervision of Thasja Hoffman, LMFT #49366.
Maddie is an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist, who believes in collaborative healing. She is trained in evidenced-based practices such as EMDR, Maddie approaches therapy as a place to safely explore and discover who you are. You will explore all the forces – cultural, societal, familial, internal – that shape your view of the world and your place in it.
Maddie focuses on healing attachment wounds and traumas. She uses mindful awareness and a non-judgemental space to help you forge a new path towards a life of meaning and fulfillment in the present.
Maddie received her M.A. in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University.
She is a registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist, #132972, working under the supervision of Thasja Hoffman, LMFT #49366.
Brain Spotting Therapist
Sam (she/her) is an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist who is passionate about the mind-body connection and the body’s innate wisdom to heal itself after challenging life experiences. Her therapeutic style integrates depth therapy with trauma-informed somatic practices, mindfulness, and self-compassion.
Sam has received specialized training in Brainspotting, the Trauma Resiliency Model, as well as the Reconnect Integrative Trauma Treatment Method. She brings her warm gentle nature and holistic approach to support clients in uncovering their true resilient selves.
Sam received her M.A. in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University Los Angeles, where she specialized in Spiritual and Depth Psychology.
She is a registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist, working under the supervision of Thasja Hoffman, LMFT #49366.
Mary is an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist. She is trained in EMDR.
Mary will use various modalities to both validate your strengths and challenge you to process your feelings and thoughts at your own pace.
Mary received her M.A. in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University.
She is a registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist, #120620, working under the supervision of Thasja Hoffman, LMFT #49366.
Casey is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She is not only a consultant of ours, but also our referral for child therapy.
Since 2008, she has had the privilege of helping children, parents, families, and adults build stronger relationships through processing anxiety, depression, dysregulation, and trauma.
In order to best serve her clients, Casey has devoted her post-graduate studies to working with leading experts in the field of Trauma, as well as specialized training in Sensorimotor Psychotherapy and Integrated Family Systems.
Angela is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, certified in EMDR as well as an art/trauma consultant.
She uses an eclectic approach with a focus in the creative arts, Fan-Fiction, Trauma-Focused care, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing and Mindfulness. She has worked extensively with trauma, helping to build resiliency skills while helping to reduce trauma symptoms, ultimately helping clients achieve the goal of becoming more productive in life.
Director of Westside Therapy Services
Thasja is a LMFT, LPCC Supervisor. She is trained in Sensorimotor Psychotherapy, Accelerated Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy, Mindful-Awareness, and Attachment work as well as Trauma-Focused Care. She is certified in EMDR and a consultant in training in EMDR.
Thasja focuses on Inner Child Work and the use of Meta-Awareness as well as PolyVagul Theory. She has spent over 20 years helping people find ease from trauma and childhood relational wounding.
Thasja has followed the work of Bessel van der Kolk, Peter Levine, Diana Fosha, Daniel Siegel and Pat Odgen throughout her years as a trauma/attachment based therapist.