LaVonna Kofstad LMHC
LaVonna has a Master of Education degree in Counseling from Heritage University with advance courses in Multicultural counseling, Counseling theory, Testing and evaluation, Group counseling, Ethics, Research, Developmental counseling and Mental health community services. LaVonna has an undergraduate degree in Psychology from the University of Oregon(go ducks!) She has served diverse populations from various backgrounds, ethnicities and cultures LaVonna has over 20 years of experience serving clients; including an intensive inpatient program, outpatient mental health services, social work, group counseling and program supervision.
LaVonna practices an eclectic strategy with clients depending on their needs. LaVonna is client centered and employs Rogerian principles. She has experience, education in and may implement; Cognitive Behavioral therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Trauma informed therapy, Solution Focused work and Positive Psychology.
LaVonna enjoys walking, crafting, reading, the gym, gardening, her dogs and birds and spending time with her children and 7 grandchildren.
Bipolar Disorder , Depression, Grief/Death, PTSD, Stress Management, Women’s Issues, Christian Counseling, DBT, Abuse, Anxiety/Fears/Phobia/Panic Attacks, Trauma, Developmental Disabilities, Religious/Spiritual Issues, Domestic Violence, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness, Anger Management