Cole Awdish is a counselor in Durango. He works with adults of all ages. Many of Cole’s clients come in to address trauma, anxiety, feeling stuck, and relationships. Cole is particularly passionate about serving adults with childhood trauma. He also have advanced training in the area of Complex PTSD.
Cole is trained in EMDR, in which we use your brain's natural reactions to help process and take the distress out of your traumatic, stressful, and anxious memories. In session, Cole focuses on grounding, meditation, and mindfulness tools that can be practiced to learn how to respond to triggering situations. This approach helps clients to feel at peace, more present, and are able to move past their past.
Cole's style is thoughtful, engaging, kind. When clients first start therapy, we will work to understand how your current struggles are linked to your past so that you can improve them both at the same time.
Cole received their MA from Adams State University. He has worked at Axis Health System, working as a Crisis therapist and Outpatient Provider. Outside of private practice, He enjoys hiking, snowboarding and being at home with his family.. Cole offers both in-person and virtual therapy sessions.
Complex PTSD (C-PTSD) - Recovering from the impact of long-term, repeated traumatic events, such as emotional abuse and neglect
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Healing painful experiences and memories from the past
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Attachment issues - Development of effective relational and communication skills; insight into family attachment patterns;fostering healthy family relationships.
David Awdish is not in-network with any insurances.
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Years of Experience: 8 years
Cole Awdish LPC, Owner, 2017 - Present
Axis Health System, Outpatient Provider, 2014 - 2017
Adams State University, MA- Clinical Mental Health Counseling, 2014