Tonya is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Certified Addiction Professional. She has a private practice in West Palm Beach, Florida where she specializes in Codependency, Trauma, Adult Child of Dysfunctional Family issues, Addiction, and Depressive disorders. Tonya has worked in the Mental Health and Addiction field since 1987 .
Tonya facilitates group, individual, and couple therapies using an eclectic compilation of approaches. Most of her valued work has been in the capacity of primary therapist in the intensive 5 day codependent treatment program, called A Hero's Journey. As well as co-facilitating several family treatment programs. She is most known for her use of experiential and psycho-drama techniques to assist individuals in taking down barriers to their inner truth and joy. She has a strong belief in a a holistic, spiritual, Rogerian approach to life and therapy.
Tonya has extensive training in the experiential and Psycho-drama approaches. She has been trained by Pia Melody on her experiential approach, Post induction Therapy, for trauma survivors. But her most important accomplishments are her three beautiful children, whom she practices the same connections with in her home that she teaches in her office.
The greatest gift that you can receive is a gift to yourself-
The gift of self love.