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About Dr. Laura
Dr. Laura Schwinn received both her Masters and PsyD in Clinical Psychology from Argosy University in Schaumburg, IL. and is licensed as a psychologist in the state of California. In addition to this clinical training, Dr. Laura also holds specific Autism certifications, including Relationship Development Intervention, as well as a certificate training in Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders.
Dr. Laura also completed a Somatic Certificate Program, from Antioch University, which draws from an individuals’ feelings, sensation, movement and emotions that are embedded throughout one’s development. These patterns, impact our fluid ability to regulate ourselves. By exploring the embodied patterns, this work centers on shifting those patterns, to alleviate trauma and stress; restoration of an integrated whole. This works in conjunction with Safe and Sound Protocol (SSP), where sound frequencies to used connect with a place of safety, what promotes a neural network for health, growth and restoration.
Dr. Laura aims to meet the patient with compassionate inquiry, towards integration. Building authentic connections through humor and sensitivity, clients report a genuine therapeutic alliance, allowing their vulnerabilities to be held with graceful respect.
Dr. Laura resides in Northern California with her beloved husband, 2 young kiddos, and Australian Shepard. She is naturally drawn to the water, being near it whenever possible. In daily life, you would find her engaging in yoga, while sipping good wine and practicing her Italian.