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Adriana Balentine MSW, LCSW, CACII, EMDR

Founder / Psychotherapist

 

Adriana believes that humans are extremely resilient and have an amazing ability to overcome some of life’s most difficult obstacles. She values the ability to connect and support one another when support and guidance is needed. Therapy is a collaborative process where the connection and rapport between the client and therapist is crucial. She prides herself in her ability to connect, empathize and to see your experiences through a non-judgmental lens.

 

In the therapeutic relationship, Adriana works along side you to help you see who you truly are and who you hope to become. She will help you navigate through your current challenges towards your desired change. In her commitment, and passion to serve others she will help you transform your life. She will support you in finding greater joy, acceptance in yourself and others, and to strengthen your relationships. She hopes to help you find pride in the way you show up in the world.

“If you own your story, you get to write the ending” – Brené Brown

Adriana is a licensed clinical social worker in the state of Colorado, a level two certified addiction counselor (CACII) and is trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). She has a decade of experience working in a variety of settings giving her a diverse background. She has worked in crisis settings such as hospitals, out patient community mental health centers, substance abuse facilities, as well as residential treatment and public school settings.

 

”When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.” ~Lao Tzu

While Adriana has experience in a number of areas, she specializes in:

  • Tweens, teens and young adults

  • Substance abuse and addiction

  • Trauma and abuse

  • Life transitions

  • Dual diagnosis 

  • Chronic Illness