Anna B.T. West, LCMHC, is a Licensed Mental Health Clinician with 15 years of post-graduate experience working with adults. The therapeutic approaches that inform Anna's work include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Behavioral Activation (BA), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Prolonged Exposure Therapy for PTSD (PE for PTSD). Anna was trained in Behavioral Activation for Depression by Jonathan Katner, Director of The Center for the Science of Social Connection at the University of Washington. Anna was trained in Prolonged Exposure for PTSD by the Veterans Affairs and Center for Deployments Psychology and the Emory University Prolonged Exposure Consultant Training Program. Anna has a graduate degree from Lesley University in Expressive Art Therapy.