Integrated Therapy Services NW PLLC
Raising Parents and Children Together

Providers

Our staff is trained to provide a broad range of therapies such as couples therapy, family therapy, and individual therapy for children, teens and adults. Our staff has areas of specialization and those specialty areas are described in their individual biographies. In addition to specialization with child abuse and neglect, staff members have diverse interests in areas such as attachment, traumatic grief, ADD/ADHD, divorce, adults abused as children, and postpartum depression among others. In order to provide the best care, our providers collaborate with referring professionals such as pediatricians, psychiatrists, psychologists, teachers, and occupational therapists to name a few.

Jacqueline Parkes, M.A., LMFT, LMHC

Co-founder / Co-owner of ITSNW

Jacqueline Parkes has a Master of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology, with an emphasis in Child and Family Therapy from St. Martin’s University. Jacqui also has a Juris Doctor which she received from University of San Diego in 1991. Jacqui practiced family law for over 14 years before dedicating herself solely to being a child and family therapist. Jacqui is a Child Mental Health Specialist, Parent-Child Interaction Therapy Coach and Mentor for new PCIT therapists and is certified to provide Trauma Focused - Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT). Jacqui is co-founder of ITSNW.

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Jeanne Purdum, M.S., LMFT

Co-founder / Co-owner of ITSNW
AAMFT Approved Clinical Supervisor

Jeanne has a Master of Science degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Seattle Pacific University and Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from The Pennsylvania State University. Jeanne has been serving children and families in various Pacific Northwest communities since 1997. She works from a holistic perspective to address the mind-body connection and increase systemic health. Jeanne has special interest in addressing how nutrition, digestive health, and food allergies/sensitivities impact behaviors, moods, and ultimately mental health.

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Sarah Atchison, M.A., LMFT, CMHS

Co-owner of ITSNW
Manager of Bloom, Maternal and Infant Wellness Program

Sarah received her Master of Arts Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Pacific Lutheran University, and her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Puget Sound. She has a background in working with children, adolescents, couples, and families of all ages and from a variety of socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds. She has worked extensively with pregnant and postpartum women, young families, high-risk children, and families with multi-system involvement.

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Michael Nielsen, LMFT

Co-owner of ITSNW
AAMFT Approved Clinical Supervisor

Michael is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who earned his Master of Science Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy at Seattle Pacific University in 2002. His Bachelor’s degree is from Brigham Young University where he majored in Human Development with a minor in Psychology. He has a diverse background in working with at-risk youth, children with school-related concerns, depression and anxiety, ADHD, blended families, foster children, adoption, anger management and other disruptive behavioral issues.

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Jenelle Larson, M.A., LMFT

Jenelle is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who earned her Master of Arts degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Pacific Lutheran University.  Her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology is from the University of California, Davis.  Jenelle has a background in working with at risk youth, children and teens, blended families, children with anxiety. Jenelle enjoys teaching parenting skills and working with couples.

 

Certifications

AAMFT Clinical Supervisor Candidate in training.

Washington State designated Child Mental Health Specialist

Certified Parent-Child Interaction Therapist.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Association for Marriage and Family Therapists
  • Washington Association for Marriage and Family Therapists

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Patricia Pierson, M.A., LMHC

Trish

Trish has a Master of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology from Northwest University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Washington. She has experience working with teen issues, couples therapy, victims of domestic violence, perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, holistic management of stress, parenting challenges and children with behavioral issues. Trish’s approach to therapy is attachment-based, family-focused and maintains a holistic perspective involving the mind and body.

 

Certifications

Trained in Domestic Violence Victims care

Trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for trauma, anxiety and behavior issues.

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Interns

Mariette Guidry, MS Candidate

Mariette Guidry is currently in the Master of Science program in Marriage and Family Therapy at Seattle Pacific University. She has a Bachelor’s degree from The University of Washington where she studied Sociology. Mariette has experience working with children, teens, adults, and individuals and is excited about engaging people in the process of positive change. She enjoys helping individuals and families resolve emotional and relational issues.

Rachel Snodgrass, MS Candidate

Evangeline Wilson, MS Candidate

Michelle Flores, MS Candidate

Intern

How many people does it take to make a difference?

At ITSNW, we are passionate about every aspect of children's mental health and this extends to our role as teachers and supervisors of future Marriage and Family Therapists, Social Workers, and Mental Health Counselors. We offer internships for Master's level students whose goal is to work toward licensure. Please submit a cover letter and resume to Mike Nielsen, LMFT at

...Just ONE, and that difference starts with you.

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