Brittany Carter, better known as “BC”, specializes in working with young adults utilizing a relational based approach that incorporates Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), somatic/body work, motivational interviewing and mindfulness practices. Brittany has experience with clients overcoming a range of issues such as: addiction, high emotional dsyregulation, trauma, self-harming behaviors, anxiety, depression, and identity formation.
BC spent several years working with youth in wilderness and residential settings ranging from the southern Appalachian Mountains, the deserts of Utah, the Rockies in Colorado, the jungles of Costa Rica and now beautiful Oregon. She has a deep passion for helping young adults transition into independence and reconnect to themselves and to those around them.
She received a Bachelors in Integrative Studies from George Mason University and holds a Masters Degree in Transpersonal Counseling Psychology with an emphasis in Wilderness Therapy from Naropa University.
Brittany comes from a military family and has been a nomadic transplant most of her life, living in multiple states and countries. She most recently she came to Oregon from Costa Rica to explore Oregon’s mountains, rivers and coastline. She loves music, rock climbing, food and bad puns.