Charlotte Parks, LMFT
Charlotte has been working in the mental health field with children, adolescents, adults and families for over 20 years. She received a Master’s degree in Movement Therapy from CSUS and a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from the School of Professional Psychology. She has worked in a variety of settings from inpatient as an activities therapist with Kaiser Permanente, expressive arts therapist with Serendipity Diagnostic and Treatment Center where she received the ‘Supervisor of the Year Award’, Eleven years working in the non-public school setting providing mental health services to severely disturbed children and adolescents, clinician for Catholic Healthcare West at the Carmichael Children’s Center where she was given the ‘Giving Hands Award’, Program Manager for Roseville outpatient services with Heritage Oaks Hospital, has a private practice and is the current President of the Sierra Foothills Chapter of CAMFT. She has had extensive training in CBT, DBT, Movement Therapy, Expressive Arts Therapy, and is a Certified Trauma Specialist.
Charlotte believes the relationship between the client, their family, and the therapist are of primary importance in facilitating the trust and openness needed for growth and healing change. She believes there are many roads to ‘a life worth living’ and is honored to be a support and companion along the journey.