Terra Haley is a Licensed Marriage, Family and Individual psychotherapist who has been in private practice for over 28 years in CA. Terra specializes in treating Individuals, Couples and Families in private practice in El Dorado Hills . Terra and her husband also lead Marriage Intensives, Matters of the Heart Workshops, teach on Marriage Minute Videos and have written a column entitled, "Marriage Matters" for the C.B Newspaper.
Terra is a graduate of U.C. Davis. She has completed her Master's Degree in Clinical Counseling and all her Doctoral work in Clinical Psychology. In addition, Terra holds a PhD in Clinical Psychology. Terra is an interactive therapist who is known for her compassion and empathy while being able to gently confront and speak truth in order to bring insight and change for her client's well-being and healing. She integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With warmth, acceptance and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths, gain insights, disrupt patterns and cycles, face reality, grieve losses and make changes to attain the emotional and spiritual growth they are seeking.
In addition to being a prominent relationship therapist, Terra has presented at conferences and to general audiences. Terra and her husband Allen designed and co-teach Matters of the Heart Workshops for Couples and Matters of the Heart Workshops for Parents.
Terra lives in El Dorado Hills, CA with her husband Allen where they hold Marriage Intensives on their 10 acre property. She has two adult children Bethany who is married to Greg and Luke who is married to Sarah. Terra loves spending time with her family, grandchildren, dancing west coast swing, hiking, swimming and reading.
Assessment, Diagnosis and Treatment of: Depression, Anxiety, Personality Disorders, and Relationship Issues.
Couples, Individuals and Families.
Relationship Issues, Couples Dynamics, Couples Conflict, Couples Communication, Parent-Teen Conflicts, Parent-Teen Communication, Family Therapy, Addictions and Codependency, Women's Issues, Personality Disorders, Depression, Sexuality, Love and Sex Addiction, and the Integration of Psychology and Christianity. A specific area of interest is in spiritual issues of psychopathology.
Psychodynamic, Object Relations, Self-Psychology, Family Systems Theory as well as Gestalt and Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy.
Licensed Marriage, Family, Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist- Private Practice, 28 Years, 1991-Present.
Treatment of Individuals, Couples, Families and Adolescents.
Presenter at Weekend Couples Workshops that focus on dyadic, role-plays, videos, experiential exercises and "heart to heart" dialogs for couples to increase empathy, understanding and deeper attachment & connection.
Santa Rosa, CA
Assessed incoming 1individuals for homicidal and suicidal ideation and other mental disorders. Worked on the mental health team conducting mental health checks and crisis intervention for inmates. Designed, coordinated, and lead therapeutic groups for female inmates.
CARE Children's Counseling Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
Performed play therapy and family therapy, treating a broad range of disorders such as Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Depression, Sexual Abuse, and Separation Anxiety. Includes treating parents regarding relational and parenting skills. Taught parenting skills to parents through a two-way mirror. Taught training seminars and provided consultation to other therapists at CARE.
CPC Redwoods Psychiatric Hospital (Santa Rosa, CA)
Duties included crisis work for a full range of psychiatric populations in the community. Skills involved training emergencies and handling suicidal, homicidal, and gravely disabled cases (5150's) on a daily basis. Position required liaison work with Police, Psychiatric Emergency Services, Social Services, and other community agencies. This position also included making assessments as part of the crisis team for admission into the hospital.
Wake Medical Services (Raleigh, North Carolina)
Taught, organized and trained North Carolina public school counselors in Family Systems techniques and therapy skills. Supervised 30 counselors weekly in training and lab work, behind a two way mirror, along with individual consultation.