All our counselors and social workers hold degrees with additional training in cancer and life-threatening illnesses, palliative and end-of-life counseling, grief and loss, and The Seven Pillars™ coping curriculum.
Elizabeth has lived in Aspen for 23 years and has degrees in human development and family studies, counseling education and psychology. She has 18 years of non-profit experience with roles including program director, counselor and consultant to the executive director in the fields of cancer, private and group counseling, autism, youth support and substance abuse.
As a caregiver herself, Elizabeth truly understands the cancer journey, as her husband is a cancer survivor of 10 years. Elizabeth and her husband share their lives with two daughters ages 12 and 15.
Robyn is a Registered Psychotherapist and Certified Bereavement Counselor. Her work offers a spiritual context in counseling specializing in grief and loss, end of life transitions, dream work, and body-centered awareness. She is passionate about work with all ages — children, teens, adults and elders which includes individual, group, school, spiritual institution, community based rituals and retreat settings. Robyn lives in Boulder, CO with her family and is available for support through Pathfinders to local Roaring Fork Valley residents during her semi-regular visits to the valley and via remote connections.
Jennifer holds a degree in Social Work and is finishing her dissertation for a PhD in psychology. A Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Clinically Certified Forensic Counselor, she specializes in working with families, couples, and individuals in crisis.
Jennifer practices all over Western Garfield County, teaches psychology and sociology courses at Colorado Mountain College and still finds time to enjoy her life of skiing, camping and everything else Colorado has to offer with her husband, three children and trio of cats.
Jessie holds a Bachelor’s degree in psychology from Santa Clara University and a Master’s degree in social work from the university of Denver. She is a licensed social worker with a concentration in family systems. After gaining extensive experience as a Denver based mental health clinician in group practice, she returned to her hometown in the Roaring Fork Valley to become a part of the Pathfinders team. Jessie enjoys the outdoors, skiing, hiking, and cooking for friends and family.
Missy is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Certified Bereavement Counselor. Her experience includes work across many settings including schools, community mental health, crisis teams, and private practice. She specializes in grief and loss and works with children, adolescents, and adults. As a former school counselor, Missy coordinates and writes curriculum for Pathfinders School Based Programming. A Roaring Fork Valley native, in her free time, you can find Missy on the hill (hiking or skiing!), curled up with a great book, and spending time with family, friends and beloved dog, Denali.
Laura is a licensed Marriage and Family therapist, specializing in children and adolescents. After providing therapy for kids and families at Children’s Hospital in San Diego, she gained experience in addressing issues of anxiety, depression, trauma, crisis response and grieving a significant loss. A former school counselor, Laura is passionate about mental health awareness and advocacy in schools and communities. Laura works in private practice in the Roaring Fork Valley with children, adolescents, and adults. She enjoys everything Colorado has to offer from hiking with her dog, Farley, to skiing with family and friends.
Susan holds a Master’s degree in family, couples, and adolescent counseling, and is a licensed therapist. She has a private practice in Basalt working with children, adolescents, adults, and couples. Before moving to the Roaring Fork Valley, she worked in community mental health in Boulder County. She helps people cope with grief and loss, depression, anxiety, trauma, and life transitions, using a supportive, strengths-based approach. Outside of the office she enjoys spending time with her grown sons, uphill skiing, whitewater rafting, SUPing, cycling, painting, playing the piano, and being in nature.
Sheri is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Registered Expressive Arts Therapist, and Eponaquest Equine Psychotherapist. She has been providing experiential, evidence-based therapies for 30-years. She has a private practice working with individuals, and offering workshops and private immersions in the Roaring Fork Valley. Her speciality is collaborating with organizations, to bring the healing power of experiential modalities to their clients. In her free time, you'll find Sheri enjoying the many gifts of nature with friends and her American Paint horse, DreamWeaver Sunday.
Sean Jeung has lived in the valley since 1987. She is a hospice, hospital and palliative care certified chaplain and has worked with Pathfinders since 2015. She lives in No Name with her husband Greg.
Sean specializes in deep grief, end of life work and grief groups.