Experience and Credentials
Nielsen, LMFT has been licensed as a Marriage, Family Therapist (License# MFC32618) since 1995. She
obtained her MA at the University of Illinois at Chicago, in Art Therapy., with an emphasis in social work with the Jane Adams School of Social Work. Deborah is an EMDRIA Approved Consultant and Certified Therapist in EMDR.
Ms. Nielsen serves as the volunteer San Diego Regional Network Coordinator for the EMDRIA San Diego Regional meeting, held every other month for local EMDR clinicians.
Deborah provides EMDR Consultation for EMDR Clinicians.
comes from a fine arts background and is especially invested in the creative
healing process; using therapeutic arts and journaling with clients. Deborah conducts EMDR, Which is an evidenced based, neuro-pathway building, integrative, and often transformational form of psychotherapy. She incorporates mindfulness practices and self compassion in her work.