Valerie Candela Brower, LPC, SEP, EMDR, NARM

(she/her)
Preferred Name: Valerie

About Me

After years of working in traditional mental health settings, I quickly recognized that there was a good percentage of patients who needed an integrative approach. Many needed relational treatment to repair relational, psychobiological, and developmental issues.

Education & Experience

Credentials: Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) (CT License #3488), NARM Certified Therapist, Certified Somatic Experiencing® Practitioner (SEP) & Certified in Kathy Kain's Somatic Experiencing touch work; Laurel Parnell Attachment-Focused EMDR (Basic training), Nationally Certified and licensed in Massage and Bodywork (LMT) (CT License #3543); Certified Craniosacral therapist (CST); Licensed Masters in Social Work (LMSW) (NY License #076243); Certified Holistic Health Counselor, Ordained Minister (non-denominational) (OD).

Specialty Area

  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Chronic Pain
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Headaches/Migraines
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Somatic Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Seniors

Language

  • English