Lori A Johnson, LPC, LAC, M.A

Counselor

In Focus Counseling

950 Wadsworth Blvd
Suite 203
Lakewood, Colorado 80214

Narrative of Services:

OCD ERP Therapy Group Website: http://www.infocuscounselingdenver.com/lakewood-therapy-fees/ocd-group-therapy/
Please inquire for updates, $35 per group, Any OCD subtype
We will start with the basics of Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP), which is the evidenced based OCD treatment. We will build upon your learning and work towards targeting an obsession or compulsion as a group. Because treatment is Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP)-based with Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) as adjuncts, as group progresses, participants must be willing to complete exposures targeting their fear that is part of the OCD group therapy. limited to adults over 18 years of age.

I have worked in every level of care with many different races and cultures, many of which whom would travel from out of their country or origin to obtain treatment for OCD, eating disorders, and substance use disorder. My employment has been around services families and at risk youth for substance abuse.
My training and work has had an emphasis on working with culturally and racially diverse populations. I continue to broach and incorporate in my practice cultural views and respect, expression of gender, spirituality, religion, LGBTQAI, and overall cultural views.

Facilities accessible by clients of all mobility levels: Yes

 

Training Description:

We are dedicated to providing evidenced based treatment. About 70% of our practice is dedicated to the treatment of OCD and related disorders. We use evidenced based practices such as ERP and ACT. The other portion of the practice is focused around substance and alcohol use disorders using CBT interventions that are specifically designed with your personality in mind. Often these disorders overlap and special care is needed in relapse prevention planning for recovery.We work collaboratively together with empathy, creativity, warmth, and humor. Other treated connected symptoms of depression and generalized anxiety.
I also treat AvPD, OCDPD, Depression, EDs, ADHD.

I received my Masters Degree from University of Colorado and have worked in many levels of care in my career. I worked with Eating Recovery Center in Denver, CO, furthered my training and supervision with Massachusetts General Hospital and completed supervision with Effective OCD treatment in Denver, CO. I have over 9 years of practical experience in treating Substance and alcohol use disorders, OCD, anxiety, and related disorders in a variety of formats, including inpatient units, community based agencies, Intensive Outpatient, home, Telehealth and community-based interventions, and most recently, private practice.