Providing a better approach to counseling, these independent Denver Psychologists and therapists offer you a personal revolution.
Searching for a Denver Therapist can seem like a daunting and unwelcome task. For most of us, we want to be able to relate, feel understood, and trust in another to help us navigate some aspect of our lives. We believe in the power of psychotherapy to create and sustain lasting change – change that brings you closer to your own goals, values and sense of life fulfillment. The question is HOW do we find this person? Is counseling really what I need?
With a straightforward style, owner Dr. Sarah Burgamy is a Denver area Psychologist who holds honesty and openness as central values to therapy. PhoenixRISE is dedicated to serving Denver's diverse communities with specialty areas in: identity development, depression, anxiety, significant life transitions, grief and loss, relational issues, and sports or competition related challenges.
As a recent President of the Colorado Psychological Association (CPA), former Chair of the Society for the Advancement of Multiculturalism and Diversity (SAMD), with experience as an adjunct associate professor at the University of Denver, a guest speaker, trainer and consultant on diversity concerns across the Denver metro area and beyond, Dr. Burgamy is uniquely qualified to work with individuals who self-identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer, transgender, gender queer/variant, and questioning. As a native of Colorado, Dr. Burgamy has an extensive understanding of our local Denver community, concerns, politics, and challenges.
Dr. Kim Mathewson holds her Psy.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Denver, Graduate School of Professional Psychology. She also graduated from the Trichotillomania Learning Center's Professional Training Institute focusing on CBT- Based Treatment for Trichotillomania & Skin Picking Disorders. Dr. Mathewson uses an active, direct, and honest approach to therapy and specializes in Anxiety Disorders (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Panic Disorder, Social Anxiety, Trichotillomania and Generalized Anxiety).
No “one size fits all” method of therapy or counseling exists or should exist. People are dynamic. We extend a special welcome to those clients struggling with challenges related to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender/gender variant identities.
“The phoenix hope, can wing her way through desert skies, and still defying fortune’s spite; revive from ashes and rise.”-- Miquel de Cervantes Saavedra
We believe your unique journey, history, values, goals, fears, and aspirations all have a place in personal revolution.Revolution? Yes, revolution.
Life seems to offer us plenty of opportunities for feeling stuck, sad, lost, unsure of our next steps, fearful of what is to come, angry at what has passed...
Yet, it is our belief that all of your challenges can and will help inform a realization of your most authentic self. This is our guiding principle at PhoenixRISE. We endeavor to bring an innovative and active style toward achieving desired solutions and lasting change. Evolution!
Call us today for a no obligation conversation and allow us to be a part of your journey.
Welcome to your journey, we are pleased to join you.
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Now, you may ask, how does all of this look? In most cases, a once per week 45-50 minute session is recommended. You will find that this is a frequent standard in most therapy and counseling services.» READ MORE