Sarah Bixler, MA, LADC

Sarah Bixler MA, LADC is planning to take the NCMHCE examination in the coming months for LPCC licensure. She received her Bachelor's of Science in Allied Health – Addiction Studies from the University of South Dakota. She also completed her Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies at the University of South Dakota, with emphasis in Addiction Medicine, Clinical Psychology, Educational Psychology, Counseling and Guidance, Sociology, and Criminal Justice.

Sarah's practice focuses on the mental health of adults, specifically with adjustment, depression, anxiety, grief, hoarding, gender dysphoria, body dysmorphia, co-occurring addiction/mental health, and personality disorders.

Although Sarah uses many therapeutic treatment modalities in her practice, she has been extensively trained in both therapeutic approaches of CBT (cognitive behavior therapy) and REBT (rational emotive behavior therapy).

Sarah has worked in the addiction and mental health fields for over 20 years, both as a clinician and as a program administrator. She enjoys working with clients who have felt marginalized, discriminated, or otherwise ignored, including LGBTQ+, BIPOC, and individuals involved in the criminal justice system.