Sherry Scott

LICENSES
  • LIMHP (Independent Mental Health Practitioner)

  • LADC (Alcohol & Drug Counselor)

EDUCATION
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  • Master of Science in Clinical Counseling, Bellevue University

BACKGROUND / EXPERIENCE
  • I have been a licensed mental health therapist and a licensed drug and alcohol counselor since 2008.    I have worked in various clinical settings including inpatient acute psychiatric care, outpatient behavioral health, employee assistance programs and the correctional system.

  • I have experience managing outpatient therapy and assessment programs and supervising students and therapists in training.

  • My approach to therapy is empathic, supportive, and collaborative. I believe in empowering my clients to begin making positive changes, engage in healthy relationships and move toward healing and wellness.

  •  My hope is that you will discover your strengths, become more resilient, and find purpose and meaning in your life.      

PROFESSIONAL INTERESTS
  • Interpersonal relationships; intimate partner relationships; divorce; family problems; work related conflict and stress; addiction issues; poor self-esteem and self-worth; mood disorders; emotion regulation; stress reduction; anger management; adult children of those with addiction issues; women’s issues; trauma; grief and loss; unresolved childhood disturbances; parenting; co-occurring disorders; court ordered and voluntary substance use evaluations.

  • Solution Focused Therapy; Acceptance and Commitment Therapy; Dialectical Behavioral Therapy; Cognitive Behavioral Therapy; Motivational Interviewing; Person Centered Therapy, EMDR

SPECIALTIES
  • Substance Abuse

  • Relationships

  • Trauma

  • Couples Counseling

  • Depression

  • Anxiety

  • Parenting

  • Grief

  • Stress

  • Family Concerns

  • Substance Abuse Evaluations

CLIENTS
  • 13 and older