About

Hi! Meet
Susan Quinn…

Since 1991, Susan has been helping people with relationships at risk and trauma resolution. She is passionate about helping people to rekindle the passion they once had by removing resentments and anger which build up and destroy trust and intimacy in relationships.

Susan works with blended family conflicts and teaches families how to specifically set up  family structures and organization that insure that each person feels safe and cared for by the family system.

Besides working with relationships and families and adolescents she volunteers her time working with “The soldier Project” and “Give an hour”.  These are organizations that provide free therapy to anyone who has been deployed in military service. Here she uses her trauma-resolution skills and her expertise dealing with families and teens.

Susan’s Certifications and Trainings:

  • Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University
  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist since 1991
  • Certified Life Coach by The Life Purpose Coaching Institute
  • Neuro-Linguistic Programming – Master Practitioner
  • Hypnotherapist trained in Ericksonian Hypnosis
  • EMDR Certified Therapist by EMDRIA ( the international association)
  • Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT)
  • Psych K®
  • Somatic Psychotherapy – Trauma Resiliency Model (TRM)
  • Solution Focused Brief Therapy
  • Solution Focused Couples Therapy
  • Strategic Family Therapy
  • Training in Picture Tapping Technique
  • certified FasterEFT practitioner
  • certified by UCLA problem gambling program to treat gambling addiction
  • Matrix Reimprinting Certified Practitioner
  • Picture tapping -an art therapy technique that comes from EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques)
  • On-set Therapist
  • Using EMDR with children and  adolescents
  • Cognitive Therapy and Solution-focused Cognitive therapy

She is an EMDRIA certified therapist, since 2001 she has used EMDR extensively with her clients to resolve trauma. EMDR is recognized as an effective trauma treatment by American Psychiatric Association and Department of Defense. here. Read more about EMDR
EMDR, PTSD,EFT emotional trauma treatment


Besides working with PTSD  (Post Traumatic Stress Disorderand Relationship problems with communication and intimacy, she also coaches people through the following life transitions:
  • Empty nest syndrome
  • Mid life Crisis
  • Divorce
  • Blended family adjustment and organization
  • Family transitions which upset the family system
  • Career change

Read More About EMDR/Trauma Here

Read More About Anxiety/Trauma Here

Read More About Relationship Therapy Here

Read  About Therapy Terms Here