Li Brookens, LCSW, CGP
Li Brookens is a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW), certified group psychotherapist (CGP), and clinical hypnotherapist providing psychotherapy for individuals, couples, and groups in Boulder, Colorado. Li has advanced skills in working with LGBTQ+ identities, young adults, and groups. Li works collaboratively with clients weaving together psychodynamic theory and postmodern therapy using a social justice lens that centers on marginalized identities. "I believe that each client I work with has an inner knowing that is seeking to be uncovered. I see my job as helping my clients excavate that knowledge so they can empower themselves to make meaningful changes in their lives."
Ray Lewey, LPCC
Ray believes deeply in the inherent health of each person. As a trans* non-binary person, Ray understands the ways in which LGBTQIA+ folks often repress aspects of themselves to access safety and acceptance. Ray aims to transform internalized messages of unworthiness into narratives of empowerment and strength. At Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence, Ray worked with individuals, families, and groups from various marginalized locations, incorporating social justice issues into the therapeutic alliance. In addition, Ray specializes in addiction and trauma, with years of experience working at residential treatment centers. As a Licensed Professional Counselor Candidate (LPCC), Ray draws from their training in Contemplative Psychotherapy, using mindfulness to support clients in connecting with their profound wisdom..