Meet the Therapist

Bio

Dr. Sarah Cordonnier, Ed. D., LPCC-S is a Professional Clinical Counselor- Supervision Designation, who was recently awarded her doctorate in Community Care and Counseling (Marriage & Family Cognate) and works with children, adolescents and adults with mental issues and/or emotional and behavioral issues. Dr. Cordonnier received her Master of Art in Counseling from Franciscan University of Steubenville in 2011. Dr. Cordonnier specializes in marriage and couples counseling and has received specialized training in Gottman Relational counseling and Emotional - Focused Therapy.  Dr. Cordonnier has been trained as an EMDR therapist (Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing) to help those with unresolved trauma and also CBT therapist (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy); she has also received additional training in SandPlay and Play therapy (a non-directive form of therapy that allows the client to interact with the therapist). Dr. Cordonnier loves her work and enjoys the families that she works with and believes in creating a place that is safe and without judgement where each person is treated with honor and respect.

Dr. Cordonnier believes in a holistic approach to counseling where all components of the human person are addressed, including psychological, spiritual, and physical. She believes in working through deep issues that may cause serious problems throughout one's life and to create a resolution that brings forth peace and hope.   If you're looking for extra support and guidance through a challenging situation or you're just ready to move in a new direction in your life, please contact me via phone or email! I look forward to helping you achieve your goals.

Dr. Cordonnier specializes in family and couples work and the treatment of anxiety disorders, depression, behavioral issues, trauma & abuse, grief & loss, self-esteem, family conflict, parenting skills, and adjustment disorders. 

Education:

Doctorate in Community Care & Counseling  (Liberty University)

Marriage & Family Specialty

Masters in Counseling 2011

Bachelor of Arts 2007

 

Certifications & Training:

Gottman Relationship Method- Level 1- Trained

Emotion-Focused Therapist

EMDR- Trained

Dialectical Behavioral Therapist- Trained

Cognitive Behavioral Therapist- Certified

Sand/Play Therapist-Trained

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