Sun Point Team Announces Tara Wiker as New Internship Program Director

February 08 16:25 2023

Lancaster, PA – Tara Wiker is excited to lead Sun Point Counseling Center’s Internship team. 

Sun Point Counseling promoted Tara to lead their internship program for new counselors and therapists. Tara’s focus is on helping each individual gain the experience needed to give clients lasting emotional balance and happiness.  Her goal is to lead the internship team in order to allow clients to overcome mental health challenges so their diagnosis doesn’t define them.

“I enjoy being a therapist and believe it’s a privilege to walk alongside our interns as they help clients find hope and healing through their toughest times,” said Tara.

Tara Wiker is a Spanish bilingual therapist and licensed clinical social worker who is passionate about helping interns at Sun Point Wellness Center serve clients from all walks of life. She facilitates growth and learning within a wide range of mental health issues including anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, PTSD, and trauma. She has a long history working with grief, women’s issues, relationships, and spiritual concerns. Tara is a lifelong learner and is dedicated to seeking out leaders and teachers in the mental health field to continually gain new knowledge and provide the best counseling services in Lancaster, PA.

“Internships are one of the most vital elements within the field of mental health,” said Wiker. “This program can help new therapists by offering them the opportunity to work at a reduced or sliding scale fee, while gaining new insight into a wide variety of mental health issues and disorders, including trauma, depression, addiction and substance abuse.

Tara has over a decade of advanced clinical experience working with children, teens and adults. She welcomes clients from all backgrounds, along with members of the LGBTQ community. Her expertise and compassion offer her clients the support and knowledge to make changes that will increase their quality of life. She is committed to providing unconditional positive regard, effective evidence-based therapy and a down to earth therapeutic approach that helps people thrive.

In her practice, Tara utilizes EMDR as an evidence-based treatment to help clients process negative emotions and beliefs that have become stuck in the past. She also combines EMDR with cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) skills to create a comprehensive treatment plan that best suits the needs of each individual client

Tara Wiker will guide interns in working with children, teens and adults who experience a wide range of challenges including anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, PTSD, ADHD, grief and loss, dissociation and identity issues. She believes in a holistic approach to wellness and incorporates yoga practices, art and music into her work. Her office is conveniently located in Lancaster, PA. Contact her to get involved with Sun Point Wellness Center’s Internship Program at  Tara is currently accepting applicants for the Summer 2023 and Fall 2023 semester start dates.

About Sun Point Wellness Center

Sun Point Counseling is committed to providing premier evidence-based therapy,  Eye Movement Desensitization Therapy, and Training programs for Certified Couples Sex and Trauma Therapists.

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