In this episode, we are talking to Rachael Chatham about being a therapist and having received therapy yourself, relationship trauma, as well as complex PTSD. We also discuss the importance of the therapeutic alliance, flexible boundaries, and how to make it all work.
Rachael Chatham has been a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor in private practice in Asheville, NC for the past ten years. She is certified in Buddhist Psychology, Traumatic Stress and Schema Therapy and she integrates experiential work with traditional talk therapy in her work with individuals. Rachael works with people struggling in their relationships with themselves and others and finds her work with clients to be deeply meaningful and fulfilling. When she's not practicing psychotherapy, she can be found writing, reading, cooking, walking or dreaming.
She can be reached at www.skillfulself.com
Her courses on Inner Child Work: Initiating Connection and Healing the Father Wound: The Father Fix can be accessed by simply clicking on the titles.