Tanya Beecher is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker with almost 20 years of experience working with adolescents, adults and families affected by substance use disorders. She has worked as a primary and family therapist in a variety of settings including inpatient and residential programs, school and college counseling offices, and in an outpatient private practice with adults and couples. Following her training at Smith College School for Social Work in 2000, she completed a post-graduate fellowship at Harvard University in young adult development and college mental health. She specializes in treating substance abuse disorders, trauma, and eating disorders, and she has been a clinical supervisor in the field of addictions since 2005. Tanya’s work with family members is guided by the CRAFT (Community Reinforcement and Family Training) model as she works with families educating and coaching them in the areas of communication, determining healthy boundaries, self-care and how to best influence their loved one’s behavior and motivation. Additionally, Ms. Beecher has an extensive professional background in working with clients with trauma and PTSD. She is fully Certified in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) therapy for use with trauma, and is currently a Consultant in Training to provide consultation, training and supervision to other EMDR practitioners.