Abbey received her Bachelor of Science in Child, Adult, and Family Services from Iowa State University and her Master of Social Work from the University of Iowa. Abbey is a Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW) and has been a therapist since 2014.
Abbey provides virtual therapy services for adults experiencing various psychological and psychosocial problems. Abbey has experience working with trauma, depression, anxiety, grief and loss, disordered eating, adoption and parenting issues, and other adjustment-related stressors.
Abbey has been an EMDR Trained Therapist since April 2018, with additional training specific to virtual EMDR practice. EMDR is an extremely effective treatment approach that enables people to heal from the symptoms and emotional distress that are the result of disturbing life experiences. EMDR allows for the mind to heal from psychological trauma leading to a more authentic connection with self and improved genuine connection with others.
Abbey can meet with anyone in the State of Iowa virtually which eliminates barriers of transportation, drive time, inclement weather, and illness.
Abbey began her career with RISE in February 2022.
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