Aaron K. Potratz

Aaron K. Potratz

Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)

Tigard, Oregon

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Personal Statement

I believe you are the expert on you: you know your thoughts, feelings, fears, hopes, and goals. As a collaborative therapist, I want to come alongside you and become an expert with you. I can help identify your struggles, clarify the obstacles that get in your way, sharpen your goals, and develop tools specifically for you – all within the safety of a strong therapeutic relationship.

Through the therapy process, I can help you gain the insight, strength, and compassion to live the life you’ve always desired. If you’ve faced crippling anxiety or fear, relationship conflicts that don’t seem to get any better, or inability to be as happy or productive as you believe you can be, I can help.

As Licensed Marriage & Family Therapy (LMFT), I am well-equipped to work with you as an individual, you with your significant other, or you with your family. I care deeply about people, have a lot of hope even when you may have lost it, and strongly believe that you can overcome your obstacles to achieve your goals.


Client Focus (Age)

  • Preteens/Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents/Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults

Therapy Specialties

  • Addictions
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Obsessive Compulsive
  • Panic Attacks
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Phobias
  • Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD

Treatment Orientation

  • Acceptance & Commitment Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Client-Directed Outcome-Informed Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Collaborative Problem Solving
  • Conflict Resolution Therapy
  • Emotion Focused Therapy
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Mindfulness Based Approaches
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Narrative
  • Person Centered/Rogerian
  • Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy (REBT)
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Systematic Desensitization
  • Systems Theory/Therapy
  • Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy (TF-CBT)

Modality

  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MHN
  • Optum
  • Out Of Network Provider
  • Pacific Source
  • Premera
  • Providence
  • Regence
  • United
  • United Behavioral Health
  • United Healthcare
  • ValueOptions

Years in Practice

10+ years

Services Fee

  • Initial Consultation $150-$150
  • Therapy Session $120-$130

Payment Types

Amex Cash Check Discover Mastercard Visa

Online Profiles

Licenses

License Name License State Year
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) C2453 Oregon 2007

Education

School Degree Major Year
George Fox University MA Marriage & Family Therapy 2007
Seattle Pacific University BA Psychology 2003

Languages

  • English