Cheri McDonald


Cheri McDonald

PhD, LMFT, #27359 RYT-500

Dr Cheri McDonald offers enriched insights to dealing with the intricate challenges of complex trauma as she walks you through the how to’s of untethering from the ramifications of your PTSD. With the gifted talent of her interweaving her psychotherapy training and her intuitive coaching skills, she guides individual, couples and families through the shadows of trauma by releasing its destructive grip through imagery, symbols and rituals and carrying you outside the therapy room where you break free and embraces life altering healing.

DrCheriBreakFree ™ is a holistic approach that untethers you from the unresolved losses and griefs from the root of is inception, equips you with tool, insights, and wisdom from in the inside-out with assures rebounding to rising with complete freedom, renewal of your purpose and wholeness once and for all. Dr Cheri McDonald is the founder of A Place to Turn, Inc. and creator of DrCheriBreakFree™. She has helped 1000’s unbury from the avalanche of complex PTSD for over 30 years by guiding clients to resurrecting themselves first and then bringing their healing Self with them back into their community for sustainable recovery.

Most recently Dr Cheri’s life coaching Empowered Entrepreneur VIP program is assisting the established entrepreneur to regain ground after being sidelined by their emotional blocks and unresolved trauma in rising to greater success and manifesting their abundance.

Dr Cheri McDonald received her Bachelor of Science at Brigham Young University in Family Sciences in 1983. She continued her education at California Lutheran University where she obtained her Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy in 1987; then completed her formal education in 2007 with a Doctorate degree in Philosophy of Clinical Hypnotherapy at Pacific University. Last and most important, Dr Cheri loves people and helps their dreams come true as they break free from their complex trauma and resurrect their lives from the remaining carnage for a happily ever after life.

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A Place To Turn, Inc
5743 Corsa Ave, Suite 207
Westlake Village, CA 91362
Phone: 818-889-4415
Fax: 818-889-8455
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