We currently have 2 counselors in Seattle Downtown
I find it profoundly fulfilling to work in a Christian context with couples and individuals in the field of therapy - and in the ministry of inner healing. It's a privilege to help people finish conversations in a way that builds bonds. I look forward to facilitating moments of increased awareness, and I honor the bravery it takes to grow and make healing changes in life. We will work collaboratively to make effective changes and find places in your life that have been a sticking point - and my hope is that you will feel more at home in your life and better able to receive God's love.
As your counselor, I will listen to your situation with unconditional positive regard and empathy. Together we will discuss the reasons you’ve sought counseling and establish a realistic plan for you to enjoy lasting healing and hope. Whether you’re dealing with anxiety, depression, sexual abuse or trauma, grief, or some other concern, I believe counseling can be a wonderful tool to help you move forward to find the growth and positive changes you desire. My passion is to help people experience genuine wellness in every area of life. I’d be honored to walk that journey with you.
As a counselor, I seek to be sensitive to my clients’ physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual condition during any given session, following their lead to determine which direction we’ll go with our conversation. I try not to push beyond their capacity, but rather gently guide and point things out as we travel together on the path toward healing and well-being. I provide a welcoming, judgment-free zone in which clients can share their burdens and feel heard and understood. I’d love to chat with you about how you can write a new chapter in your story.
I believe that relationships are the most important aspect of our lives, especially our connection with Christ. As a Christian counselor, my hope is to incorporate your relationship with Christ in the healing process, so you can experience wholeness and healing for all areas of your life. If you’re struggling with things that are keeping you from living fully, I’m here to meet you where you are and work with you and the Lord to find lasting, holistic solutions that fit your individual needs.
As a Christian therapist, I understand that healing can take time. With an open mind and acceptance, I offer a space for you to process your concerns and offload the burdens you carry. Together we will work to understand the root cause of your pain, then establish a plan for recovery. Whether you’re dealing with anxiety, depression, trauma, relational issues, or other circumstances, it is my privilege to walk alongside you in your journey, helping you to discover ways to overcome your challenges and find strength in God.
As a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and experienced Christian Conflict and Relationship Coach, it is my privilege to help individuals, couples, and families work through the challenges and struggles that they face in life. Whether you’re dealing with difficulty in your marriage, other relationship issues, depression, anxiety, trauma, or some other conflict or concern, I would be honored to help you find the tools you need to experience the peace and healing you desire.
My goal during our sessions is for you to feel that you are in a safe space and can take a moment to breathe. Change and growth can be hard work, but you will not have to face it alone. Even in the darkest areas, I believe that light can be found and that together we can discover the path forward. Although it is not always easy, there is always hope. With God’s help and proven therapeutic techniques, you can overcome the things that hold you back, become empowered, and believe the truth that you are valuable and loved.
I have a God-given passion for seeing individuals and families walking in wholeness and healing. I honor your courage to pursue a more fulfilling and joy-filled life. If you are ready to take the first steps toward positive change, I am here to support, encourage, and empower you. It is my greatest joy to walk with clients as they come into alignment with who they are purposed and called to be. As a Christian counselor, I see the therapeutic relationship as a collaborative process as I partner with my clients and rely on the Holy Spirit's presence and participation as both comforter and revealer of truth and wisdom.
With more than three decades of counseling experience, I offer compassion, empathy, and guidance during times of trouble. I’m here to provide support while you work toward healing and finding the path that God has set before you. Together we will evaluate your current situation and talk about what you hope to gain from counseling. We will then tackle your issues utilizing a combination of sound therapeutic techniques while drawing strength and guidance through faith and the Word of God.
One of my greatest joys is to connect with people on a relational level. My multicultural background and experience enable me to relate well to numerous types of individuals. I enjoy integrating God’s Word into every aspect of life and believe that even the most dire circumstances can be transformed for good with the help of the Holy Spirit. One of my passions is to coach individuals toward reaching their personal and professional ambitions. I would love to meet with you to discuss how we can work together to achieve your aspirations.
Life should be more than just pain and trials. Though they can serve a purpose, I believe that God has much more in store for you. My hope is to help you discover the wonderful joys and strength that lie beneath the pain and trauma you might be facing. Through Christ, we can conquer fear and find freedom, healing, and purpose. Whatever challenges you face, I offer you a safe place for you to discover all that God can do for your life.
Deciding to seek out a counselor can be difficult. Admitting you have an issue you can’t conquer on your own can be unbelievably humbling. We were not made to live in isolation, to figure everything out, or to get through all of life’s challenges alone. As one who has encountered storms in life, I can tell you that no matter how strong the wind and the waves may be, you can weather and overcome them through Jesus Christ. Combining my biblical and mental health training with my 23 years of experience in the field, I would be honored to come alongside you to help you find healing and restoration.
My diverse background and experience gives me a unique ability to empathize with a wide variety of individuals. I am fluent in English, Spanish, and Sign Language, and I have extensive clinical experience working with patients from a broad range of ages, socio-economic statuses, and mental health conditions. With the help of Christ, I believe you can achieve healing and recovery from the pain and difficult situations you face. It would be my honor to work with you as you seek to experience wholeness and freedom in Him.
My goal is to guide you through life’s transitions and help you connect more deeply with the Redeemer who yearns to know you, love you, and use you to fulfill His purposes in the world. Using a combination of therapeutic techniques, biblical truth, clinical insight, and pastoral experience, I will journey with you as you move toward a life of peace, healing, and spiritual health.
Whether you are seeking freedom from difficult circumstances, reconciliation in certain relationships, or guidance and direction regarding some other issue in your life, I would be happy to meet with you. I will show you respect and compassion regardless of your economic status, spirituality, education, or cultural background, and will encourage you to take charge of the goals you’ve set for yourself, with God’s help. I use a variety of proven therapeutic techniques to help my clients achieve the results they desire, and look forward to hearing how I can come alongside you in your current situation.
Whether you’re dealing with anxiety, an eating disorder, depression, trauma recovery, relationship issues, challenges with your child or teenager, or some other obstacle, Christian counseling can help. As a Doctor of Psychology with over 15 years of clinical experience, I look forward to working with you to find lasting relief from your concerns. With empathy, compassion, and professional expertise, I will help you discover practical, achievable steps toward a healthy, thriving life and peaceful relationships with others. Don’t let another day go by without taking the next step toward your own personal well-being.
I believe the family unit is one of the most important aspects of our society. If family bonds can be strengthened, many other issues in this world will resolve themselves. As a Licensed Marriage and Family Associate, I seek to work with families to identify needs and trigger points and provide healthy solutions grounded in faith. Counseling sessions with my clients may address the union between husband and wife, parent to child relationships, past family experiences, and other interpersonal dynamics. If you feel as if you’re stuck in an unhelpful cycle, I’ll seek to help you to find peace.
Have you ever struggled with doubt, failure, or addiction? I have, and I know that redemption is possible through Christ. My hope for you is to find healing and wholeness. I’m honored to use my experiences and faith to help you reclaim and fortify your life though faith-based counseling. Whatever you’ve been through, I offer you a safe and understanding place where you can find your path to freedom. Together, we can discover lasting and positive change though the love, mercy, and grace of Christ.
God can make a new way even in the most difficult circumstances. Every life is a story filled with chapters of happiness, tragedy, joy, sadness, and triumph. As a Christian counselor, I provide you with a safe, loving, and grace-filled space in which you can get comfortable and freely examine the pages of your life. Together we will read between the lines and explore the meaning of each chapter, uncovering the message God has buried in the spoken and unspoken words of your story so that you can turn the page on the past and begin a new chapter with Him.
My name is Susan Goertz, and I’m a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who is passionate about helping individuals, couples, and families cultivate healing and growth. As a Christian counselor, I hold faith for you and your recovery. By creating a welcoming place of exploration and connection with self, God, and others, I will work with you to develop a plan of treatment that works for your individual needs. Whether you struggle with couple’s conflict, problems in the family, anxiety, trauma, or issues of aging, I offer you my experience and the unconditional love and grace of Christ as we journey the road to redemption together.
As your counselor, I look forward to helping you overcome the obstacles you face and find hope in the midst of difficult circumstances. I will encourage you to see the gifts and strengths God has given you, and show you how to use those assets to your advantage for your own personal growth and healing. Together we’ll develop an action plan to ensure that your treatment will result in the positive changes you desire as we lean on the grace and power we possess through Jesus Christ.
I’ve been in counseling for nearly three decades. While I welcome people with any therapy-related concern, I specialize in helping individuals overcome depression, anxiety, various addictions, and sexual abuse. I’m well aware of the brokenness that exists in each of us, sometimes to the point where it feels as if all hope is lost. One thing I love most about my job is the privilege of seeing Jesus Christ perform remarkable transformation and healing in the lives of my clients. I’ve seen Him do it countless times – and He can do it for you, too.
Counseling is my passion and ministry. I find great joy helping people realize their potential. I love to come alongside individuals, couples, and families who are hurting and struggling to make it through the day. I will support you in your pursuit of peace and understanding while strengthening your connection to God in the process. Before I chose to pursue a career as a mental health professional, I spent over 15 years as an executive in corporate America. During those years I saw how easy it is for people to become overwhelmed and feel lost. As a counselor, I am steadfast in supporting my clients with identifying their purpose, resolving their problems, strengthening their relationships, and finding peace.