Therapists

Alison Davis, MA, LMHC, CSAT, EMDR

Alison Davis is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of Washington, as well as a State approved Clinical Supervisor. She is certified in the area of Couples Communication, and Lifespan Integration, which is an effective method for healing past wounds. She is also trained to use Attachment Focused EMDR, which is a clinically proven way to help people resolve trauma and childhood wounds that hinder current functioning. Since so many painful issues stem from an inability to connect with ourselves and others, Alison loves to help people discover their barrier to this – which is often rooted in the past. Once uncovered, she helps her clients heal so they are able to find true intimacy with themselves and others. In addition to general counseling, she also has extensive experience in the field of addiction and recovery as well as Codependency. She works with chemical dependency as well as gambling addiction, and she is a Certified Sex Addiction Therapist (CSAT). She also works with the Partners and family members of addicted individuals. In addition, Alison specializes in healing negative beliefs about self, trauma, PTSD, anxiety/stress, depression, self-esteem, and grief/loss. She also provides Christian counseling for those who want that form of help. Alison received her Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from the Seattle School of Theology and Psychology.

Serge Hovaguimian, MS, LMFT, CSAT

Serge Hovaguimian is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Washington.  He brings extensive experience working with individuals, couples and families on marriage/relationship issues, codependency, family counseling, parenting, sex addiction (as well as other addictions), anxiety, self-esteem, anger management, grief, and trauma. In his couples and family work, Serge helps his clients identify specific behavior patterns that often stem from the past, and helps them to heal their wounds so they can transform their patterns into positive ways of relating that foster secure relationships. He is also experienced and passionate about helping those who are sexually addicted and helping couples heal from the devastating effects of infidelity and betrayal. In his work, Serge uses a variety of clinical approaches including Solution-Focused, Structural, Internal Family Systems (IFS), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) and Experiential Therapy.  He views his role as one of “facilitator” and models authenticity, safety and trust for his clients. Serge also provides Christian counseling for those who want that form of help.  Serge holds a Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Seattle Pacific University.

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Paige Stines, MS, LMFTA, CSAT-C

 

Paige Stines is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Associate in the state of Washington. One of her specialties is working with couples. To this end, she has been certified in Couples Communication, she’s received training from the Gottman Institute, and she is a facilitator for Prepare/Enrich which is a nationally recognized inventory and skill building program for couples. She also specializes in the field of addiction recovery (including sex addiction) and works with Partners of addicts as well as family members. Her approach to counseling is through a systemic lens where she uses tenets of Cognitive Behavioral, Solution-Focused, Narrative, Experiential, and Structural Family Therapy. Paige specializes in working with adolescents and teenagers as well as adults, couples and families.  In her work, Paige helps clients identify the specific issues and patterns they are struggling with so they can work through these issues and begin to enjoy rich and meaningful lives.   She also specializes in anxiety, grief, depression, self-esteem, trauma, conflict resolution, behavioral issues, parenting support, pre-marital counseling, and affair recovery . Paige’s approach is highly personalized and tailored to meet each client’s needs as she works with them to attain personal growth. She also provides Christian counseling for those who want that form of help. Paige completed her Master’s of Arts Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy at Trevecca Nazarene University in Tennessee.