Amanda Alberson sees life as a roller coaster which can be very exciting while, at the same time, immensely challenging. Amanda sees it as her mission to go on this journey of ups and downs with those who have come to the realization that this journey is not meant to be travelled alone. Amanda provides a safe, calm, and nurturing environment in which clients are given the freedom to be curious and the courage to grow.
At Foundations Counseling, Amanda Alberson works with a variety of clients who may be seeing services that include:
- Individual Counseling – anxiety, depression, codependency, self-esteem
- Relationship and Couples Counseling – couples counseling, pre-marital, communication, attachment
- Mental Health and Wellness – trauma and abuse recovery, PTSD, boundaries
- Life Transitions – grief and loss, natural and/or sudden death of a child, spouse, pet, or loved one, life coaching
Amanda Alberson has a Master of Arts Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Denver Seminary. She received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from Texas A&M University. Amanda utilizes techniques from cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), person-centered therapy, dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), and mindfulness-based therapy.
Amanda has been involved in helping and supporting people for the past 18 years, when she began mentoring as a camp counselor at Camp Barnabas, which is a camp for individuals with disabilities. That experience, along with volunteer work in human trafficking, led her to seek an advanced degree in psychology and counseling. Amanda has worked extensively with individuals who have encountered trauma and abuse, as well as those who have battled addictions. Additionally, she has experience leading a variety of groups through addictions work, as well as working with an array of issues related to grief and loss.
American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)
American Counseling Association (ACA)
American Mental Health Counseling Association (AMHCA)
Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development (AMCD)
Association for Specialists in Group Work (ASGW)
International Association of Marriage and Family Counselors (IAMFC)
Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH)
Marriage & Couples: