Educational & Professional Summary
Camille received her Masters of Arts in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University in Santa Barbara in June of 2009. She previously received her Bachelors of Arts in Psychology from Biola University in 2005.
Camille has worked in the Human Services field since 2005 as a therapist, social worker for families, foster youth and adoptive children, bereavement counselor and clinical supervisor. She has worked with children, youth, parents, couples, adults and families struggling with many different areas of life (deep emotional pain and wounds, trauma, as well as relationship ruptures and mental wellness). She has worked in several different therapeutic realms in San Luis Obispo County and has provided individual therapy, family therapy, couples therapy, grief counseling, play therapy, in-home therapeutic services, behavior management, parenting skills training, and group facilitation.
Camille is a clinical member of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists and is Licensed (LMFT #81572) with the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.
Camille currently provides therapy to adults in all phases of life for an array of different relational and emotional difficulties. She focuses therapy on the holistic connection between emotions, body sensations, and thoughts. As your therapist, she will guide and walk alongside you on your personal journey. It is her belief that a therapist does not fix you (instead believing that you hold the wisdom for growth); however, she is a compassionate and skilled professional that will collaborate and partner with you to facilitate movement thought areas in your life that are not serving you well.
Camille uses an integrative approach in her practice, mostly drawing depth psychology, somatic psychotherapy and trauma-sensitive approaches with clients. She believes that people grow through relationships and therefore seeks to help people achieve a deeper connection with themselves, others and the world. She will often use the exploration of dreams, memories, connection to body cues and spirituality to explore the unconscious more deeply. This can be a beautiful way to get to know one’s self and build awareness; often getting to the root instead of just the symptom. It is her main goal for you to feel safe to be yourself and express what’s surfacing for you.
In her free time Camille enjoys traveling, exploring, learning, morning coffee time, nature and taking care of plants, quiet time, friendship, and baking. She is currently studying to be an Herbalist and is an avid essential oil lover. She enjoys taking life in moment by moment and spends time celebrating the small things.