Harmony Barrett Isaacs, MA, LPC
Harmony has been working with adolescents, young adults, and families since 2000 in a number of non-profit and private organizations. Early on, she helped organize the teen advisory board for pregnancy prevention and adolescent self esteem programs in Portland, Oregon. Since returning to Boulder, she worked as a residential counselor at Attention Homes, a group home for at-risk youth, and completed her graduate internship working with children, adolescents, and families at the Mental Health Center of Boulder County. She was also a primary case worker for several years at AIM House, a private residential transitional program for young women.She received a BA in Psychology from Lewis and Clark College and an MA in Transpersonal Counseling Psychology from Naropa University.
Harmony’s specializes in working with young adults who have struggled with drug and alcohol abuse and addiction, social anxiety, anxiety and panic attacks, depression, grief and loss issues, school issues, and complex family issues. While all of these can be horrific for the individual and families involved, the underlying resiliency present in each of these young people and families is the foundation that Harmony and her clients build from in the healing process. Harmony believes that at the core of a successful therapeutic relationship is trust in the innate goodness of each person, which can be nurtured and strengthened to work through the most difficult of situations.
The transition from childhood to adulthood is tumultuous and confusing, but it is also an amazing, magical, wondrous, and exciting.There is such ripe ground for exploration and discovery. Through her varied experiences working with young adults, Harmony has
and crucial when working with young people. When coupled with deep listening, a lot of humor, and witnessing the unique person experiencing their world, she believes the process of therapy can be a profoundly rewarding experience for both client and therapist.
When not working, Harmony enjoys spending time outside with friends and family, yoga and meditation, traveling, hiking in the beautiful Colorado mountains, and spending lots of time with her daughter, husband, and dog.