Lauren Pillster LPC
Lauren is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). She received her Bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of Oregon, before completing her Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology from Pacific University. Lauren's previous training includes community based, academic settings, residential treatment centers for both kids and adults, and outpatient settings.
Lauren offers creative approaches to individual and family therapy for children, teenagers, and adults.
Lauren's approach to therapy is grounded in evidenced based practices, and tailors therapy sessions to individual client needs. Trust is essential to the counseling process and it is built between the individual/family, and therapist over time through the therapeutic relationship. Lauren utilizes a range of treatment modalities including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Collaborative Problem Solving, Brief Solution Focused Therapy, Play Therapy, Parent Training and Dialectical Behavioral Skills.
I enjoy spending time with family, friends, and my cat and dog. I enjoy traveling, exercise, live music, crafts and anything related to the outdoors.
6-11, 12-14, 15-17, 18-64
Postpartum Depression , Parenting Issues, DBT, Abuse, Trauma, Developmental Disabilities, Medical conditions, Transgender Issues, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Family Therapy, Mindfulness, Anxiety/Fears/Phobia/Panic Attacks, Autism Spectrum Disorder , Bipolar Disorder , Depression, PTSD, Stress Management, LGBTQ+, Sexual Issues, Women’s Issues