We are committed to whole health with empowered behavioral care as a foundation to help you lead a fulfilling life. You will find behavioral care at both locations.
Darlene is a licensed clinical Social Worker and licensed Addiction Counselor who is compassionate and believes in healing the mind, body, and spirit. She graduated from the University of Denver in 2008 with a Master of Social Work. She is an Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) trained in trauma for adults, children, and adolescents. She is an approved Clinical Supervisor and Yoga teacher; she offers many modalities of healing from cognitive, DBT, motivational interviewing, Synergetic Play Therapy, Emotionally Focused Therapy, and many other types of therapies. She is bilingual and well-versed in humility and diversity. She infuses nutrition and Articular Therapy into treatment. She is also a Canine Activities Intervention Specialist.
Matt is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) passionate about holistic wellness and integrated care. He joined the Inner City Health (ICH) team in September of 2021. Prior to joining ICH, he graduated magna cum laude from Colorado State University in 2018 with a bachelor's in psychology. He went on to earn his master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling in 2021 and interned at another integrated care clinic. Matt is experienced using a variety of therapeutic modalities, including Gestalt therapy, EMDR, motivational interviewing, solution-focused brief therapy, and mindfulness-based cognitive behavioral therapies such as DBT to treat a variety of concerns, including anxiety, depression, trauma, interpersonal distress, substance use, and career/vocational concerns. Regardless of what clients want to focus on in therapy, he approaches therapy from a collaborative, decolonized, and strengths-based approach that honors and harnesses each person's lived experience in the therapeutic process. In his free time, Matt enjoys watching sports, reading comic books, playing video and board games with friends, and spending time with his partner and two cats, Missy and Felix.
As a licensed social worker, Lauren values a person-centered and trauma-informed approach to behavioral health care. Lauren began her path in behavioral health at Inner City Health (ICH) in 2022 and graduated with her master's in social work in 2023. In her practice, Lauren focuses on somatic and mindfulness-based techniques to help clients overcome symptoms of trauma, anxiety, depression, and ADHD. Lauren is also well-versed in modalities such as CBT, EMDR, play therapy, and DBT. She is bilingual and dedicated to being culturally responsive.
Celebrating our 40th year of serving the community, we make healthcare accessible with two locations for your convenience. Our dedicated teams put you first, delivering medical, dental and behavioral care with the kindness and expertise we all deserve regardless of the ability to pay. Our Enrollment Specialist can help you navigate healthcare coverage eligibility and enrollment as well as an income-based sliding fee scale so you and our providers can focus on your care.