Trauma and Personality Disorder Specialist
Populations: Adults & specialized work with military personnel
Intensively Trained: Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Personality Disorders, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT & CBT-P), and Trauma-Informed Care.
I am Maurica Erne LSWAIC, MHCP and have been working with mental health for the last eight years. I became a behavioral health specialist in the Army in 2012. I have been in the Idaho Army National Guard for 17 years. Through that time, I was deployed to Iraq twice. My life in the Army gave me firsthand experience with trauma. I have devoted my life to metal health treatment ever since. I have experience with in-patient, outpatient and Intensive outpatient with a wide variety of diagnosis. I specialize in CBT, DBT, and trauma informed care. I have been running a DBT group for the last year and have really enjoyed working with people struggling with personality disorders. I look forward to being a part of your path to recovery.
Dr. Macie Stead
Anxiety Disorders and OCD Specialist
Populations: Adolescents 13+, Adults, and Couples Therapy
Intensively Trained: Certified Clinical Anxiety Treatment Professional (CCATP), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Gottman Level II trained for Couples Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT & TF-CBT for Kids), Yoga Calm for Kids, Motivational Interviewing, and Trauma-Informed Care.
Hello, my name is Macie and I have over 10 years experience in the mental health field. I provide professional counseling services to adults and adolescents as well HIPAA-compliant online therapy. I am a licensed mental health counselor (LMHC) and a Child Mental Health Specialist (CMHS) in Washington State.
I have a PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision, Masters in Mental Health Counseling, and Bachelors in Psychology.
LGBTQ+ trained & affirming
“When people experience trauma, anxiety, depression or relationship conflicts, it is not uncommon for them to feel as though they have lost all control. My passion in counseling is restoring hope and empowerment with the people I work alongside with. I can help you explore thoughts and try new coping skills in a non-judgmental space. I work with both individuals and couples to identify strengths and areas that can use further development. I individualize care for each person I meet and I place you as the expert on yourself. So please, reach out today to begin this journey towards healing of the whole self. ” – Macie
Just for fun: I enjoy snowboarding, roller derby, rock climbing, travel, and reading!