No one should have to walk alone on their journey towards healing. The power of a safe and validating relationship can provide support and guidance in service of restoring our hearts and minds.
Sam Haid believes that the challenges we face in life are calls for growth. Utilizing a person-centered perspective, Sam believes that every human-being possesses the power to unlearn, live authentically, and step into our best selves.
Sam also believes in the power of art; the creative process and artmaking can be an emotive and informative tool for expression and expansion. While verbal language provides one excellent avenue for communication, the language of creativity provides rich and sprawling worlds to explore.
At Foundations Counseling, Sam Haid works with a wide variety of clients who may be seeking services that include:
- Children, Adolescents, and Teens – self-esteem and self-worth issues, suicidal ideation, anxiety, depression, drugs and alcohol, school and family issues, effects of a divorce, loss of a parent or loved one, art therapy
- Mental Health and Wellness – spirituality, self-care, mindfulness, codependency, self-esteem, LGBTQ+ counseling, gender identity, art therapy
- Individual Counseling – anxiety, depression, addiction, empowerment, personality disorders, trauma, issues of race and multiculturalism
- Relationship and Family Issues – divorce, grief & loss, couples counseling, parenting issues, sexual issues, unresolved conflict and conflict resolution, alternative relationships
Sam Haid has a Master of Arts Degree in Art Therapy & Counseling from Southwestern College in Santa Fe, New Mexico. He also holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Interdisciplinary Arts from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Sam uses a strengths-based, person-centered approach while also utilizing modalities of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), existentialism, narrative, and art therapy.