Rachel Shoemaker, LMFT, LADC

Rachel Shoemaker is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), as well as a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC), who believes in treating each person and/or family through a holistic, systemic approach. Rachel works with a variety of people from all different walks of life, ages 15 and higher. She has a substantial history with helping those who struggle with anxiety, depression, trauma, and personality disorders. Rachel is particularly passionate about helping those who struggle with addiction and problematic substance use, to gain freedom along with strength in their recovery journey. She also has an expanded scope of practice specifically for mothers in addiction recovery and their children.

Rachel has specialized training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Accelerated Resolution Therapy (ART), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and Perinatal Mental Health. Rachel is LGBTQIA+ allied, as well as sex-positive/kink affirming in her practice. In utilizing these approaches, she enters the therapeutic relationship with humor, validation, and most importantly respect for each individual's experience.