Sonya Theriault, LMSW-CC
Sonya received both her Bachelor of Arts degree and Master of Social Work degree from the University of Southern Maine. She uses an integrative-based approach with a focus on mindfulness. Sonya works with both individual clients and in a group settings. She has been trained in Nonviolent Communication, Acceptance Commitment Therapy, and Emotional Freedom Techniques, and is a level II trained EMDR therapist. Sonya believes that building self-compassion and acceptance are key components to recovery and wellness, and she works with clients to nurture and build these practices.
Tommy Waltz, LCSW
Tommy received his Master of Social Work degree from the University of Southern Maine. He specializes in working with complex trauma, LGBTQ related issues, substance use, transitions and identity formulation. Tommy’s previous clinical experience includes individual, family, and group work within residential, school, and community level environments. His practice is rooted in an integrative, strength-based approach, drawing upon several modalities including: CBT, Narrative, ACT, DBT, Solution Focused Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and he is a level II trained EMDR therapist. Tommy is also a trained professional performing artist who incorporates elements of psychodrama into his clinical practice when appropriate. Tommy’s platform for this avenue of treatment is best highlighted in his 2014 TEDxDirigo talk, “Drama Therapy Changed My Impressions of Homelessness.” In addition to offering individual, family, couples, and group psychotherapy. Tommy is also a facilitator in the Intensive Outpatient Program.
Katie Beane, RYT 500hr, Client Services & Marketing
Katie earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy and English from Assumption College. She has a background in marketing, communications, and fundraising and has worked at several non-profits and universities, including Boston University and Harvard University. She strives to make each client feel comfortable and to facilitate a streamlined intake process. Katie is also a yoga instructor (RYT 500hr) and a Master Reiki practitioner and teacher at Bridge Studio.