Treating Couples, Individuals, and Children
Clinical Director, Therapist
Sacha LaCasse, Clinical Director of DATG, is a practicing psychotherapist with a Master’s degree in Contemplative Psychotherapy from Naropa University.he is a crisis interventionist and long time child welfare advocate experienced in dealing with issues such a grief, anxiety, autism, and the LGBTQ challenges.
Therapist, Art Therapist
Kaily, MA, LPCC, provides psychotherapy and art therapy to individuals of all ages. Her passion is using creativity to support individuals in healing from trauma and increasing their overall well-being.
Therapist & Clinical Supervisor
Sarah Shrier is a Licensed Professional Counselor serving clients of all ages in Denver, Colorado. She has experience treating toddlers, children, adolescents, and adults with a myriad of problems, including trauma, anxiety, depression, phobias, panic disorder, grief, and difficulty with life transitions.
Therapist, Art Therapist, & Clinical Supervisor
Kiera Rommel is a licensed Art Therapist who has been practicing with a multitude of populations for over 5 years. She received her Master’s degree in Art Therapy from the School of Visual Arts located in New York City.
Eric Feldman completed his undergraduate degree in Guitar Performance from Berklee College of Music in 2008 and his Masters in Music focusing on Music Therapy from Colorado State University in 2013. From music therapy to community outreach, Eric has been actively involved with the music scene in Colorado for over 15 years.
Lisa has 25 years of experience working with children and families in a variety of capacities.
APT defines play therapy as "the systematic use of a theoretical model to establish an interpersonal process wherein trained play therapists use the therapeutic powers of play to help clients prevent or resolve psychosocial difficulties and achieve optimal growth and development." Mental health agencies, schools, hospitals, and private practitioners have utilized Play Therapy as a primary intervention or as supportive therapy for: Behavioral problems, such as anger management,grief and loss, divorce and abandonment, and crisis and trauma. Behavioral disorders, such as anxiety, depression, attention deficit hyperactivity (ADHD), autism or pervasive developmental, academic and social developmental, physical and learning disabilities, and conduct disorders. Research suggests Play Therapy is an effective mental health approach, regardless of age, gender, or the nature of the problem, and works best when a parent, family member, or caretaker is actively involved in the treatment process.Learn More
Using behavioral therapy to help strengthen the parent and child relationship by increasing healthy attachment and communication. Behavior therapy for young children is most effective when their parents learn strategies from therapists and use those strategies to manage their children’s behavior. Parents learn to create structure, reinforce good behavior, discourage negative behaviors, provide consistent discipline, and strengthen the relationship with their child through positive communication.Learn More
"Sand tray therapy allows a person to construct his or her own microcosm using miniature toys and colored sand. The scene created acts as a reflection of the person’s own life and allows him or her the opportunity to resolve conflicts, remove obstacles, and gain acceptance of self. Through creative expression, a person in therapy is able to manifest in sand the things they would otherwise not be able to vocalize or address in traditional therapy. The therapist treats the person as whole and healed, knowing that the process of sand tray therapy allows the person to find the answers that are already within them". - GoodTherapyLearn More
Sarah Shrier is a Licensed Professional Counselor serving clients of all ages in Denver, Colorado. She has experience treating toddlers, children, adolescents, and adults with a myriad of problems, including trauma, anxiety, depression, phobias, panic disorder, grief, and difficulty with life transitions. She’s received specialized training in non-directive client-centered Play Therapy, Sand Tray Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Eye Movement Desentization Reprocessing (EMDR), Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) and Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR). Sarah has additional training in specialized EMDR, like Group Traumatic Event Protocol (GTEP) and Recent Traumatic Event Protocol (RTEP) which she utilized in treating survivors and family members of the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on 2/14/2018. Sarah previously worked as Director of Clinical Training at a nonprofit agency in South Florida where she taught clinicians, teachers, and childcare workers of the effects of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) on brain development and physical health.
Insurance Services may be covered in full or in part by your health insurance or employee benefit plan. Please check your coverage carefully by asking the following questions: Do I have mental health insurance benefits? What is my deductible and has it been met? How many sessions per year does my health insurance cover? What is the coverage amount per therapy session? Is approval required from my primary care physician? Insurance accepted - Anthem BCBS & Medicaid Payment Cash, check and all major credit cards accepted for payment. Cancellation Policy If you do not show up for your scheduled therapy appointment, and you have not notified us at least 24 hours in advance, you will be required to pay the full cost of the session. Contact Questions? Please contact me for further information.