Holistic Psychotherapy is a term for a
holistic, comprehensive approach
basic human needs of protection, connection and being seen are
My relational approach helps
repair the damage caused by lack of nurturing
relationship—neglect, trauma, situational.
My somatic approach helps get
you in your body, in present time, where you can
actually experience your life.
incorporate the Energy Psychology techniques of EFT (Emotional Freedom
Techniques) and TAT (Tapas Acupressure Techniques) to facilitate deep
long-lasting changes in a short amount of time.
personal and planetary level, things are accelerated. We no longer have
luxury of spending years in therapy processing what did or did not
I hope to
empower clients to find their own “inner healer.” I
provide exercises to help
restore your vitality. I give homework assignments so that your time in
sessions is maximized.
How I work
are 50 or 75 minutes. Your first session is 75 minutes. You may come to
my office in Oakland, CA, or we may have our session via
telephone or Skype.
I am a
licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT 40547) in the state
of California and (LMFT 7892) in South Carolina.
If you want to know more about me, please visit the Home page.
If you want to know more about my approach in working with
individuals, please visit the Individual
Work page or contact
If you have additional questions or are ready to schedule an
appointment, please contact
If you wish to pay for an already scheduled appointment, please
see Individual Work.
information, disclaimers and informed consent forms may be downloaded
at the Individual Work
Paula and Birth Your Life
I have been in the healing arts for over 30 years. I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT 40547) in California and (LMFT 7892) in South Carolina,
a Diplomate in Comprehensive Energy Psychology (DCEP), a TAT® Trainer, a
ThetaHealing® Instructor, a Birth Your Life® Energetic
Healing Instructor, a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP), a practitioner of Rosen Method Bodywork and BioMagnetism,
a Certified Transformational Coach, a yoga teacher and a minister. I have
a long-time practice in meditation.
Birth Your Life has been developed out of my passion for helping
others recover from trauma and claim and live their lives to their
I work with individuals, families and groups in the Lowcountry, SC, and elsewhere via zoom, phone or Skype.
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