Denni is a mental health therapist in the Forward Stride Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy program. She brings over 20 years of combined experience in social work, research, and teaching to her work with children and adults. With a certification in EAGALA and training in the trauma focused Natural Lifemanship model, she takes a holistic, client centered approach to therapy.

Denni holds a BA in community health, and Masters degrees in both Social Work and Public Health. She is fluent in Spanish. Currently, she is a CSWA in the state of Oregon, at the tail end of her licensure as a LCSW.  Her three favorite things are her family, music, and being outdoors.