Genelle Benker, MA, LMHCA, RYT
REIKI MASTER & YOGA THERAPIST
Genelle has a rich and comprehensive background in various traditional and alternative healing techniques. She is a certified yoga teacher, yoga nidra meditation instructor, reiki master, psychotherapist and psychology resident. Genelle provides talk therapy and psychological assessment for children, adolescents, families, adults and couples. She takes an integrated and informed approach to treatment.
Based on the unique needs of each client, she draws from Interpersonal, Relational, Hermeneutic, Narrative, EMDR, and Play/Creative approaches, often pulling in unique treatment techniques, including embodied psychotherapy, somatosensory psychology, trauma sensitive yoga, hatha yoga, yoga nidra, and energy medicine. Genelle’s psychology training has provided her with experience in treating a wide variety of disorders.
Her goal is to help clients connect deeply with themselves, foster healthy relationships, and participate powerfully in community building by developing insight, learning communication, coping and interpersonal skills, and gaining an embodied understanding of their sensations, emotions and thoughts as meaningful sources of information