Hillary is a dedicated knowledge seeker, justice weaver and advocate of hope who believes that fullness of health necessarily includes meaningful connections with other human beings. Through her therapeutic relationships with individuals, families and groups Hillary offers a dimensional approach to wellness which supports the individual as the central author of their own story. With a person-centered and trauma-informed lens, Hillary invites individuals to explore their own location on the recovery continuum as they grow stronger and more sustained in their healing endeavors.
Hillary is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (L.C.S.W.) with the Oregon Board of Licensed Social Workers (BLSW) and a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC I) with the state of Oregon. Hillary is skilled in collaboratively navigating complex, co-occurring issues, violence survivorship, childhood/adult trauma, and gender identity and sexual orientation non-conformity. Hillary is adept at providing gender affirming therapeutic support to trans and gender queer individuals and has a great deal of practice experience within LGBTQI communities. Hillary believes that through an anti-oppressive, fiercely hopeful and deeply compassionate synergistic approach, sustained and transformative healing is possible.