April is an independently contracted therapist at Forward Family Therapy. April has been a practicing therapist since 2012 and has had the privilege of working alongside many children and caregivers who have experienced and overcome extraordinary challenges. April is continually inspired by the creativity, resilience, and courage that she witnesses in her clients.
A graduate of Naropa University, April is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Registered Dance/Movement Therapist with an M.A. In Somatic Counseling Psychology. April has a holistic perspective on mental health that includes attention to a person’s environment as well as physical and spiritual wellbeing. April believes in the wisdom of the body and in the value of cultivating mindful awareness. The body is both a guide and a resource throughout the therapeutic process and April works closely with clients to enrich the relationship between mind and body.
April is certified in Dr. Bruce Perry’s Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics and is trained in EMDR. She has extensive experience working with people who have experienced trauma. By working to restore self-regulation, move through overwhelm, connect with social supports, and challenge unhelpful beliefs, April has seen clients reclaim their power and recover their vitality.
April is also experienced in working with children diagnosed with ADHD, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, and neurodevelopmental disorders. April’s approach is heavily informed by neurobiology and is gentle, playful, creative, and individually tailored to meet each client’s unique needs.
If you or your child are struggling with feeling overwhelmed, stuck, disconnected, or chronically stressed and would like support, April would be honored to partner with you on your health journey and collaborate to achieve your goals.
To schedule an appointment with April, please call 720-235-8665 or email [email protected]. April currently sees clients at Forward Family Therapy on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday afternoons/evenings.
April currently accepts Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Kaiser, Lyra, self-pay and Victim Compensation benefits. April can also work with clients to utilize out of network benefits with other major insurance companies. Her rate is $120 for a 50-minute session.
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