Michelle Abernatha, MA, LPC, NCC


Judith Norman, M.A., M.S., LPC, RPT-S

Founder, Executive Director, Lead Therapist, Instructor & Supervisor

​Licensed Professional Counselor & School Counselor, Registered Play Therapist Supervisor, Certified Synergetic Play Therapist & Supervisor, Early Trauma Specialist, Certified EMDR Therapist, Parent Educator, Mindfulness Instructor. Judith has been working with children and families for over 20 years.


Michelle Abernatha is a National Certified Counselor and Colorado Licensed Professional Counselor. She holds a master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling and a bachelor’s degree in Psychology. She has experience and a comprehensive background working with children and families for over fifteen years.

​Michelle believes that it is not easy navigating through life. She believes that everyone has the innate tools within themselves for healing. As your counselor, it is her goal to support this journey of discovery and healing. Michelle is currently a student in the Synergetic Play Therapy Certification program, and she has training in EMDR- Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing therapy. She utilizes a variety of experiential techniques during therapy.

 “You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” A.A. Milne- Winnie the Pooh​​​