Maria Turner

Maria Turner,MA,LMHC, NCC, MHP, PMH-C

Marriage and Family Counselor

I am excited that you are here. This is just a little bit about myself. I have a degree in Marriage and Family Counseling from Gonzaga University and a undergrad degree in Social Work from Eastern Washington University. I have dedicated a lot of time and continue to dedicate myself to learning, researching, and specializing in areas of Perinatal Mental Health (pregnancy & postpartum), parenting support, Women’s Health, and Emotional Eating. The roots of As We Thrive stem from Gods Word; healing and transformation comes from the inner work of the Holy Spirit. I am a trauma informed therapist, practicing from an Attachment Theory perspective. Certifications and trainings are listed below.

Counseling: Certifications, License, and Training’s:

  • CBT Plus Learning Collaborative
  • Mental Health Professional (MHP)
  • Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC)
  • Maternal Mental Health Certificate Training Course (PSI & 2020 Mom)
  • PSI Advanced Psychotherapy Training
  • Motivational Interviewing Training
  • Circle Of Security Parenting Training
  • Sandplay Therapy 101+
  • Assessing and Managing Suicide
  • PREPARE & ENRICH Certification (pre-marital counseling)
  • Hold Me Tight. Let Me Go. for Families and Teens Training
  • Foundations of Biblical Counseling – AACC Light University
  • EMDR Therapist (In the certification process)
  • Certified Perinatal Mental Health Provider
  • Certified Biblical Based Enneagram Coach

 Doula Care: Certifications and Training’s: 

  • Certified Stillbirthday Birth & Bereavement Doula
  • DONA Doula Training Workshop
  • DONA Basics of Breastfeeding Class
  • DONA Childbirth Education Workshop
  • Breastfeeding Educator Training
  • Midwife Birth Assistant Training