Sarah Cortez Eating Disorder Counselor Phoenix LK Institute Trauma Dance Therapy

Sarah Cortez, LAC

Sarah specializes in the treatment of anxiety, depression, and eating disorders. Additionally, she aides in performance enhancement, while reducing fear, stress, anxiety, and other barriers to success. She is a Licensed Associate Counselor, Registered-Dance/Movement Therapist, Certified Movement Analyst, and is trained in EMDR.

Sarah received her BFA in Dance Performance from Arizona State University, as well as advanced her dance studies and education abroad at Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia. Thereafter, Sarah further pursued her passion for dance and counseling at Columbia College Chicago, obtaining her DMT and CMA credentials.

Sarah has worked with various populations in Inpatient, Residential, PHP, IOP, and Outpatient settings, utilizing an array of treatment modalities, including Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Motivational Interviewing (MI). Moreover, she integrates body and mind (DMT) to create and sustain positive change.