Bio

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Steven Shaps MA, practices mind/body counseling and coaching Nationally, Vancouver, Washington; California, Portland, Oregon & Utah & Washington State.

He specializes in the practice of Anger Management, Stress management and    Somatic psychology, Alcohol & Drug Addictions, Process Addictions & Dependency  Issues, Stress, Anxiety and Mood Disorders. He works with individuals, couples, and families as well as leads groups & seminars through out the country.

Steven Shaps MA. Is a licensed California (#39654) & Washington State (LF60083981) Marriage & Family therapist with a Masters Degree in Counseling Psychology and Spiritual Psychology from the University of Santa Monica, Ca.  UCLA, Certificate Program In Drug & Alcohol Addictions & Dependency Issues.

He integrates a unique blend of mind/body teachings of the east and western psychology, combining EMDR ( Eye movement Desensitization), Ericksonian Clinical Hypnotherapy, Buddhist meditation, Bio-energetics, Somatics, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dance movement, breath, mindfulness and family systems therapy as well as various Yoga systems and Chemical, Drug & Alcohol Addictions. Steven is also trained as a Level 1 & 2 Coach in the Sedona Method inclusive of training in the traditional Vedanta Advaita of India as taught by by James Swartz.

Steven teaches and leads seminars nationally. Currently he is teaching at Portland Community College, Portland, Oregon and Northridge Hospital, Northridge, California & Utah.

He has extensively traveled throughout India, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Malaysia, British Columbia, and the Charlotte Islands, British Columbia. Steven has also studied the mind-body healing techniques of the East and Native American traditions.

As a successful trained artist, poet and writer, he offers a unique approach combining, transpersonal systems and body mind therapies.

Steven has been influenced by Drs. Kathlyn & Gay Hendricks, Drs. Mary & Ron Hulnick, Gabriel Roth, Dr. Gottman,  Dr. Ronald Alexander,  Zen meditation, Buddhism, Vipassana, Yoga, Vedic (non-dual), Carl Jung, Jon Cabot Zinn, William Reich, Milton Erickson, MD., Christine Caldwell, Ph.D., Sadona Method, Release Technique and Native American Tribes, Paiute and Haida, Yoga, Traditional teachings of the Vedanta Advaita taught by James Swartz.

You can contact Steven at  503.913.7295, Washington and Oregon 424-294-8889

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