Wendy M. Copeland, MA, LPC, CIRT, CCTP
I am a trauma resolution & trauma resiliency specialist and relationship specialist. This includes developmental and attachment trauma. I also specialize in the treatment of various mental health challenges and diagnoses. It is an honor to work with people as they move towards meaningful healing and change in their lives!
Education & Experience
My professional background includes clinical work in: inpatient and outpatient psychiatric settings (pediatric, adolescent, and adult), community mental health, hospice/bereavement; traumatic brain injury; and as a crisis interventionist. I served for over 12 years as staff therapist for a private psychiatric practice, prior to founding Hope's Lantern Counseling & Therapy Services. I have worked with many different clinical and therapeutic issues in the practice. I am trained in TBRI (Trust-Based Relational intervention); trained by Dr. Karyn Purvis and Dr. David Cross, and their TCU Child Development staff. I am an: EMDRIA Certified EMDR Therapist, EMDRIA Approved Consultant, Certified Imago Relationships Therapist, Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, Integrative Attachment Protocol for Children- Certified, and a Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI) Practitioner.
Professional & Volunteer Affiliations
Professional Memberships include: EMDRIA, Scaling Up EMDR, Imago Relationships North America, American Association of Christian Counselors, and the Association of Biblical Counselors. Volunteer Affiliations include: Current - Rebuild Grief Ministry, leadership team, speaker and facilitator; re|engage Marriage Ministry leadership, speaker and facilitator; Marriage and Family ministry volunteer and leadership team; Children's ministry volunteer.
- ADD/ADHD/Disruptive Behavior Disorders
- Anxiety/Panic Attacks
- Bipolar Disorder
- Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
- Chronic Pain
- Family Issues
- Marriage/Relationship Issues
- Mood Disorders
- Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Sexual Abuse
- Stress Management
- Traumatic Incident
- First Responders