Master’s in Counseling Psychology Oregon State University 2008
Children, teens, adults
Zila has been working with people therapeutically for almost 15 years. Zila has worked as a mental health professional within the Bend LaPine School system, as a trauma therapist for the Kid Center, as a community justice specialist, for the department of child welfare, in outpatient mental health clinics, and in her own private practice. Zila was born and raised in Brazil and moved to the United States to attend the University of Idaho for her undergraduate degree in Psychology and later graduated from OSU Cascades campus with a Master’s degree in Counseling. Zila is EMDR Level II trained, certified in Yoga Calm, PCIT, and Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. She is fluent in English, Portuguese, and Spanish.
We are lucky to have Zila on our team at Sage Behavioral Counseling as a group facilitator. Zila co-facilitates our adult DBT Skills groups, our teen DBT group, and leads a weekly Mindfulness Meditation Group for adults on Tuesdays at our office in downtown Bend. Zila also has a private practice where she sees children, teens, adults, and families- you can reach her at 541.420.9458.
Office Location – 1011 SW Emkay Dr, Suite 101, Bend, OR 97702
Phone – 541-668-6873