Welcome

LET’S DEAL WITH IT, TOGETHER
ONLINE THERAPY FOR STRESS / ANXIETY / PANIC / TRAUMA /
EXPAT-NOMAD-WORLD TRAVELER ISSUES

Hello, I’m glad you’re here!

You’re in the right place for online therapy / counseling for
  • CALIFORNIA residents
  • COLORADO residents
  • English-speakers around the world*
  • * In order for me to provide therapy to you, the laws of the country where you reside must permit me to provide remote therapy.

Is something holding you back? Are you carrying baggage you’d like to let go? Are you ready to make a change, heal, feel better? We don’t necessarily need to know where it all comes from or why. We can simply deal with it, together, in secure, encrypted online therapy / counseling.

I can help. My style is collaborative, enthusiastic, energetic, real, and a little intense because I care so much.

There are so many names for online therapy / counseling these days: telehealth, telemental health, tele behavioral health, telepsychology, synchronous video therapy / counseling, video conferencing therapy / counseling, virtual therapy / counseling, Zoom therapy, Skype therapy.

It’s all the same thing: me and you on video via good wifi working together to help you feel better.

Email me at natwalterfisk@protonmail.com to schedule a free 20-minute consultation.

Photo by NWalter-Fisk: Dawn on the way up Long’s Peak, Colorado

Results

I can help.  I have a very good success rate, especially with stress, panic, anxiety, and trauma–and the relationship problems and occasional depression that comes with anxiety spectrum concerns or trauma.

Over the years, I have developed skills and methods that really work.  I have helped hundreds of people one to one.  My high success rate, in part, is due to the fact that I work well with people who have stress, anxiety, panic and trauma issues.  The success is also due to the fact that people with stress, anxiety, panic and trauma tend to have a number of personal strengths.  You may not think you are smart and you may not be aware of your strengths yet.  That’s ok.  I just want you to know that these issues tend to be more amenable to change than other issues.

Photo: NWalter-Fisk, Alpenglow on the John Muir Trail, Colorado

About Me

NATASHA E WALTER-FISK, california LMFT, colorado LPC, MACP
QUALIFICATIONS
  • California Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) 47582
  • Colorado Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) 5742
  • Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology (MACP), Institute of Transpersonal Psychology (ITP)
  • Master’s Certificates: Creative Expression and Spiritual Guidance, ITP
WORK EXPERIENCE
  • Let’s Deal With It, Counseling
  • Crisis Center, Summitstone, Larimer County, CO
  • Mobile Crisis, Community Reach, Adams County, CO
  • Family partnerships with youth on probation and Spanish-speaking parents, Larimer County, CO
  • Larimer County Disparities Reduction Committee, Larimer County, CO
  • Adolescent Day Treatment, Braun School, San Rafael, CA
  • Residential Care Facility for the Elderly, AgeSong, San Francisco, CA
ONLINE THERAPY / ONLINE COUNSELING

What better way to be mobile and still connect regularly with your therapist? All you need is a device and a good internet connection.

In February 2018, I took some time off from work and went to Mexico.  It was such an adventure: the people, the weather, the beach, the language and culture… A Facebook group, Digital Nomads Playa del Carmen, opened up a window on a possible world.  Other Facebook groups showed me that there are therapists around the globe offering online therapy / counseling and I could be one of them.  So here I am today, offering online therapy / counseling to English speaking people around the world and US residents of California and Colorado.

The travel bug bit me young.  My family started camping every summer when I turned 3.  In seventh grade, I adored French class.  In Quebec on a family trip,  when I realized that there was a whole province full of people conducting lives in French, I felt like I had discovered a parallel dimension! In my teens, my father considered a fellowship in Manchester, England.  Enthusiastically, I lobbied for us to go.  The reality was hard, but I still yearned for the expat life.  Next, I learned Spanish and lived in Mexico, then Italian in Italy.  Now I’m enchanted by Poland, of all places:  The complicated, war-torn, religion-influenced, trauma-filled history; the architecture; the cultural influences of Austria, France, and Italy; dirt roads, biking and walking trails; the beauty, and the wide variety of delicious deserts.  In between all these countries and adventures, I’ve lived in Massachusetts, Maine, New Mexico, California, and Colorado.

Here are some of the outdoor accomplishments I’m proud of:
Bike touring / camping trip 3 months in Europe
John Muir Trail, 211 miles+ Yosemite-Mt Whitney-Whitney Portal
Colorado Trail, 200+ miles Waterton Canyon-Segment 12+

Colorado’s 14ers hiked 28 of 54 peaks>14,000 ft  (4267 m)

Filling the well or recharging our batteries are ways of describing how we get our energy back.  Spending time with friends and family, good food, being in nature, reading, writing, journaling, admiring art, travel, good conversation, mindfulness, meditation, creative expression, all make me feel good. What about you?

If I sound like a therapist / counselor you would like to work with, please contact me. I recommend that you go to prontonmail.com and set up a protonmail account to maintain the privacy and security of your personal health information (PHI). It takes about 5 minutes and it’s free. Then email me to schedule a 20-minute consultation at natwalterfisk@protonmail.com. In the consult, we’ll talk about what is going on with you, what changes you hope to make, and explore whether we’re a good fit.  If we are, we’ll deal with your concerns, together!

Photo: Sun coming through the clouds, NWalter-Fisk

Contact

Natasha E Walter-Fisk
Secure, encrypted email: natwalterfisk@protonmail.com
California: 1 415-806-7977
Colorado: 1-720-446-6150
Free 20-minute consultation
Before we begin therapy together, we will have no-charge, 20-minute video consultation to get a feel for one another and see if we have a good therapist / counselor-client match.
Prospective clients
You may contact me at the above email or phone number through unsecured communication to arrange a consultation.  However, I would encourage you to use encrypted communication to contact me. If you do not already have a secure, encrypted email provider, it is in the interests of your privacy to set up a free account with ProtonMail to communicate with me and other healthcare providers. Please be aware that Gmail, Yahoo, Facebook, and most other free email and messaging services read the contents of your communication in order to send you targeted advertising.  (Rant deleted.)  ProtonMail does not.  Work email is monitored by your employer and is not private.  In all cases, please do not include information about your concerns or any other health information.  That’s the reality we are dealing with; I’m sorry.
Current clients
Please use encrypted communication such as ProtonMail or other service that does not read your email or your contacts.
Referrals

If someone you care about has an issue and you’d like them to get help dealing with it, I hope you will let them know that help is available from many sources and there is hope for everyone.  People often feel more comfortable taking action when they have a few choices.  Too much might overwhelm them; too little might make them feel constrained.  You could show them my website and a couple of others and show them a few resources online.  There’s a lot of help out there.  I offer all potential clients a free, 20-minute, video-conference consultation so we can check in, chat briefly about what they want to deal with, and determine whether we would work well together.

Photo: GFisk. Sunset on Horsetooth, Fort Collins, Colorado/div>

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