Tonya A. Thompson is a National Board Certified Counselor, a Licensed Professional Counselor, a Licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist, a Certified Experiential Therapist, and
a Licensed Auricular Acupuncture Specialist. Tonya is also EMDR Level II Trained.
She has more than 19 years of experience helping adults, adolescents, and children to live authentic lives by clearing away old patterns that interfere with fully embracing life in the present.
The focus of Tonya's work is to help people begin to heal their lives by learning to effectively communicate and proactively participate in their primary relationships.
As a trauma specialist, Tonya works with adults, whose lives have been interrupted by trauma of all kinds, including emotional, physical, spiritual, and sexual abuse.
In addition to specializing in PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder), Tonya also has extensive experience in the areas of Depression, Grief/Bereavement, Addiction, HIV/AIDS, Sexuality Issues and Emotional-Release Techniques.
Tonya practices individual, marital/partner, family and group psychotherapy.
In 2009 Tonya broadened her practice to include active service members, their families and returning veterans.
She also offers Coaching Consultations by phone and email,
both in the US and internationally.
Tonya's private practice is located in the beautiful desert of Arizona.
When she is not counseling, Tonya enjoys listening to an eclectic mix of music, as well as reading, riding her motorcycle, and mostly, spending time with her family and “four legged children!”