BEND COUNSELING

Laura Bender, MEd, LPC

Dedicated to Empowering You

(541) 788-7989

Adult, Child and Family Therapy

Laura Bender has been described as deeply compassionate, insightful, and passionate about her work as a therapist.

Education:

BA Psychology: University of Notre Dame

MEd Counseling Psychology: Temple University

Oregon Teaching Credential: Eastern Oregon University

School Counseling License: Oregon State University.

She is a Licensed Professional Counselor.

Experience:

In addition to private practice, Laura has provided mental health and education services in schools , community mental health agencies, psychiatric hospitals and in the emergency room. She believes in empowering clients through psychoeducation, offers a variety of treatment modalities (including EMDR, CBT, DBT, play therapy), and specializes in working with mood issues related to trauma and PTSD.