Heather L. Stein, Psy.D
"Guidance for Holistic
2143 NE Broadway Street, Suite 5
Portland, Oregon 97232-1512
|Disabled Accessible: No
||Bachelor of Arts
||Routine- When I
am scheduled to be available I can see return appointments on a
weekly basis and I can see first time patients within one week of
first contact request. Urgent- I will see first time patients
within 72 hours of contact.|
American Mental Health Alliance - Oregon,
Past Treasurer on Board of Directors
Greater Portland Area
Association for Women in Psychology
WPATH (World Professional
Association for Transgender Health)
||$160 for Individual session|
$175-$200 for home visits
fees will be negotiated upon request
Depression, Anxiety, and Trauma
Identity Development and Exploration
Individual and Family Counseling
Marital and Relationship Issues
Focus of Practice
Counseling adolescents and adults who struggle with anxiety,
depression, post-traumatic stress, anger, intrusive negative
thoughts, grief/loss, low self-esteem, distressing mood swings,
sleep disturbance, social discomfort, obsessions/compulsions, and
many other issues.
|Helping to identify and resolve conflicts within relationships and
support strengthening communication, connection, and problem-solving
skills, thereby enhancing understanding and intimacy.|
|Gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender issues:
exploring sexual & gender identity, lifestyle choices, and promoting
family/community support. Helping to understand difficulties related
to cultural or racial differences.
Providing parent education, coaching, and behavior
management techniques to to help reduce oppositional behavior,
sibling conflicts, anxiety/phobias, and school difficulties.
Supporting healthy adjustment to separation/divorce, adoption, or
|Working through spiritual concerns and enhancing creativity.
Providing support through life transitions as well as career
adjustments and exploration.
||Mind-body and natural health approach,
utilizing mindfulness, guided imagery, and other relaxation
techniques as needed. Strengths-based treatment. |
I have provided
assessment and treatment to individuals, families, couples, and
groups, in culturally diverse inpatient and outpatient settings, for
over 21 years.
working with severe
and pervasive mental health issues that included depression,
anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, bipolar disorder, attention
deficit/hyperactivity disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder,
personality disorders, and other psychotic
Consultant/Educator providing individualized in-home
parent training and consultation for lower-income families with
young children (ages one to six).
Supervisor for the Nickerson
Center, an early childhood day treatment program.|
|Child and Family
for the Volunteers of America Women’s
psychological testing to children, adolescents, and
Patient & Client Populations
Toddler (2 to 3 yrs): consultation only
||Adolescent (13 to 17 yrs)|
|Child (4 to 7 yrs): consultation only
Adult (18 to 65 yrs)|
|Preteen (8 to 12 yrs): consultation only
||Elder (66 yrs and older)|
|I welcome cultural diversity.
Orientation & Approach
"It's one of life's
paradoxes that to feel secure, we need to risk ourselves
I blend traditional methods of psychotherapy (systems,
cognitive-behavioral, humanistic/existential, psychodynamic, and
others) with alternative approaches in a compassionate, safe,
and respectful environment. By examining how past experiences
shape current functioning, we can begin to explore new options.
I help people to develop greater self-awareness, free themselves
from limiting patterns, find comfort through self-acceptance,
and discover the path to greater authenticity and fulfillment.
against the unfamiliar." ~~Patricia Roth Wuertzer
I also offer extended sessions for those who want the
flexibility to go beyond the 50-minute therapy hour.
For additional information and helpful resources, please explore my
website, www.HeatherDoc.com .