Licensed Professional Counselor Intern | MS, LPC Associate, EMDR Trained, CMHIMP, AACC MENTAL HEALTH COACH, CTP, CYI (Supervised by Dr. Russ Bartee)
Ronda Kimball is a Christian, Licensed Professional Counselor-Associate. She graduated from California State University, Northridge with her BA in Psychology and went on to earn her MS in Counseling from Hope International University, Fullerton, CA.
Ronda is a Certified Mental Health Integrative Medicine Provider (CMHIMP) who takes a holistic approach to mental health, personal wholeness and well being.
As a Certified Trauma Professional (CTP), she is EMDR trained which she uses in conjunction with narrative talk therapy and somatic expression to shift memories when processing past trauma, nightmares and other negative effects of sexual, physical, mental, emotional and spiritual abuse.
As a Certified Yoga Instructor (CYI) she uses stretching as part of her therapeutic approach for somatic release of trauma in the body allowing the body to speak.
Ronda believes that Bible study, prayer, memorizing Scripture and Holy Spirit power are strong tools in healing the whole person: heart, soul, mind and strength.
Her core belief is that people are transformed by the renewing of their minds. By using EMDR, CBT, CPT & REBT her clients are challenged and aided in changing their wrong thinking and faulty beliefs. They are then able to update their feelings and change how they approach life thus experiencing a newness of life, resilience, inner strength , cultivating Joy, Good Digging and mental toughness.
Ronda specializes in positively empowering other Counselors and women with trauma/PTSD, anxiety, depression, divorce, grief, marital issues, parenting, betrayal, burn out and transitional issues.
Ronda has been married to her husband since 1998 and they have two young adults, a son and a daughter. She has many years of business experience having run two multi-million dollar Productions Companies as well as many years in the Banking Industry. She holds a California Real Estate License (inactive), a Cosmetology License, and a Substitute Teaching License.
Ronda believes that psychology is the study of the soul and Jesus Christ is the Savior of the soul and it is this belief that is central to her clinical counseling practice.