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Elaine Korngold

My name is Elaine Korngold and I have openings for new clients in my private practice in SW Portland, Oregon, including weekends or evenings. I help people adopt new and healthy ways to identify and manage complex emotions as they deal with issues related to finances, career, relationships, life transitions, athletic performance, parenting, or immigration trauma.

I offer Brainspotting therapy as an option for individuals to treat anxiety, depression, phobias, OCD, addiction, trauma, and a variety of other conditions. For couples counseling, I rely on the Gottman Method to improve premarital or marriage relationships.

By focusing on each person’s unique strengths, we develop practical, creative, and immediate solutions, and build self-reliance and confidence. In sessions, I often incorporate body awareness, grounding, and self-care.

Making a life change is not trivial at any age, and you may wonder if it is even possible. Fortunately, according to neuroscience, our brains have the capacity to learn, grow, and change in every stage of life, and in that, there is hope. You can teach an old dog new tricks!

In a space free of shame and judgment, we can address your life, work, money, or relationship issues, with therapy customized for your individual needs. At Ask Counseling, all your questions are welcome! I look forward to working with you in the near future.  

Serving the Portland metro area, including Beaverton, Hillsboro, Lake Oswego, Tigard, West Linn, Milwaukie, Oregon City, Tualatin, Gresham, and Vancouver, WA.