Meet your practitioner
M.Ed., LPC, ADS, CSAT, EMDR, PIT, SomEx
"As it's said, the body keeps the score (van der Kolk). In my work with you we'll create a safe container to settle right into the felt sense of your hurt, and what healing might be like."
With Dr. Bessel van der Kolk & Licia Sky
With Dr. Patrick Carnes
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), State of Arizona, #17316
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), State of Texas, #70422
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), State of New Jersey, #023180
*Based in Phoenix, Ms. Ogren works with clients around the country and the world, as licensing allows.
Elizabeth Ogren has a masters degree in counseling and human development, and is a licensed professional counselor specializing in trauma, dissociation, and addiction recovery. She has served as Clinical Director, Director of Family Services, as well as in experiential therapy roles in a variety of treatment program settings. Ms. Ogren brings a multi-modality approach to psychotherapy including EMDR, somatic experiential therapies, psychodrama, internal family systems and ego states work, yoga, acupuncture and more. And as a CSAT Ms. Ogren holds expertise in traumatic bonding and exploitation, betrayal trauma, sexual addiction and other attachment and intimacy disorders. She has worked as a victim advocate collaborating with first responders, as well as in the drug court system with parents working toward recovery and family restoration. And a particular passion is working within the LGBTQ+ community and with all who have experienced marginalization, to reach empowerment and true sense of self. Ms. Ogren serves on the Advisory Board of the RAINBOW Advocate & Educator Program, and is an International Institute for Trauma & Addiction Professionals (IITAP) Faculty Member. Ms. Ogren teaches, speaks, and provides consultation in addition to offering traditional therapy and intensive workshops in her private practice.
Ms. Ogren has had the privilege of training personally with, assisting, and co-facilitating with foundational creators of healing work including:
Pia Mellody, "Facing Codependence"
Dr. Bessel van der Kolk, "The Body Keeps the Score"
Dr. Peter Levine, Somatic Experiencing
Tian Dayton, Ph.D., "Relational Trauma Repair" and Psychodramatist
Claudia Black, Ph.D., "Intimate Treason"
Dr. Patrick Carnes, "Out of the Shadows" and the CSAT treatment programs
Dr. Stefanie Carnes, "Mending a Shattered Heart" and the CSAT treatment programs
Dr. Richard Schwartz, Internal Family Systems
Tias Little, Prajna Yoga and Sensory Awareness Training for Yoga Attunement