Colleen West, Marriage & Family Therapist, IFS Approved Consultant
Colleen is all about helping create connection: between you and your parts, between you and your loved ones, between you, your community, and the wider world. She is unabashedly optimistic about the human capacity to heal, to tap into the wellspring of compassion that is Self. Her professional focus is healing preverbal attachment trauma. As an IFS Consultant, she devotes herself to training and mentoring psychotherapists, and writing. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her husband and the fabulous dog Sky. In her leisure, she likes spending time in nature and preparing feasts for family and friends.
Colleen is author of:
We all have parts: An illustrated guide to healing trauma with Internal Family Systems
The IFS flip chart: A psychoeducational tool for unlocking the incredible healing potential of the multiple mind.