Adrian R. Magnuson-Whyte, Ph.D., LMHC, CCMHC, DCMHS
Adrian completed his BA at The Evergreen State College in 2000, his MA at Chapman University in 2003, and then his Ph.D. at the International University for Graduate Studies in 2012. Adrian is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in Washington State, a National Board of Certified Counselors Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor, and a Diplomat Clinical Mental Health Specialist (Trauma) through the American Mental Health Counselors Association. He previously served as President and Board Member of the Washington Mental Health Counselors Association and on the Washington State Governor’s Task Force on updating counselor legislation protecting clients and professionalizing counselor standards.
Adrian served for six years in the Royal Air Force and a further three years in the Royal Signals and works with a number of veterans and veterans’ families in Shelton and Mason county. He has experience in a number of treatment settings, including correctional, in-patient, community mental health and private practice. He currently focuses on the following treatment areas:
- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
- Acute Stress Disorder
- Veteran Readjustment Issues
- Mood Disorders
- Anxiety Disorders
- Depressive Disorders
Adrian utilizes a blend of Cognitive-Behavioral, Narrative, Solution-Focused Therapies and Psychoeducation to individuals aged 18 years and older. His theory is that individuals have the motivation to improve their mental health and through education and work can learn how to achieve their goals.
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