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Tara Nierenberg, LCSW SHS Affiliate

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Specialties:
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Social Worker
Languages Spoken:
English
Education:
Undergraduate: University of Colorado, Boulder
Graduate: Oregon State University
Medical Education: Portland State University
Medical Staff Status:
Samaritan Provider
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Clinical Interests:
Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing, Briere Method, Gestalt/Somatic Experiencing
Bio:
Tara provides psychotherapy to older adolescents and adults at Samaritan Mental Health in Corvallis. She is trained in the modality of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing, and is practiced in mindfulness, cognitive behavioral therapy, solution-focused therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, Gestalt/Somatic Experiencing, and the Briere method of regulated trauma processing. 

Tara has worked in a variety of settings, including a medical hospital, psychiatric hospital, community mental health, college counseling and pastoral counseling. She is experienced in addressing issues related to depression, anxiety, loss, trauma, life transitions, physical challenges, work and career, school, existential and identity concerns and recovery from psychosis. 

In her free time, Tara enjoys spending time with her family, rock hunting at the beach, being in the woods, reading and sitting by the fire.

Locations

Samaritan Mental Health - Albany

1052 29th Avenue SW
Albany, OR 97321
541-812-5060

Samaritan Mental Health Family Center

3517 NW Samaritan Drive, Suite 101
Corvallis, OR 97330
541-768-4620

Samaritan Mental Health - Corvallis

3509 NW Samaritan Drive, Suite 215
Corvallis, OR 97330
541-768-5235