LAURA SLAGLE, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, MFC83605 ~ Owner & Supervisor
Laura Slagle is the owner of the therapy practice and provides employment and supervision to two talented intern therapists so that more individuals can be served in our community. Laura is a graduate of Chapman University, and lives with her family in Fresno, CA. She provides counseling and psychoptherapy to children, adults, couples, and families in her private practice.
Laura is an experienced speaker and has a passion for providing staff training and parent education for school districts, foster family agencies, adoption groups, churches, and other non-profits.
A long-time professional, Laura has over three decades of experience working with children and families as an educator, administrator, advocate, case manager, and mental health professional.
Laura began her career as a Montessori teacher in Michigan and the Bay Area of California. After becoming a foster and adoptive parent, moving to Fresno, and becoming a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA), she became interested in helping children who had experienced trauma and loss.
In 2009, Laura went back to school to get her MA in Psychology from Chapman University with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy. She has also completed additional training in child welfare, couples therapy, and therapeutic parenting.
For the past several years, Laura has been providing psychotherapy in a variety of settings, including non-profit agencies, school districts, and private practice settings.