Experience:

Theresa (Tree) Andrew completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Colorado, Boulder and holds a Masterís Degree in Transpersonal Counseling Psychology from Naropa University. She has been working in the mental health field since 1988 with children, adolescents, and their families in a variety of settings including a psychiatric hospital, residential treatment center, domestic violence shelter, public school and as a wilderness therapist at a wilderness therapy program.

Tree became an educational consultant in 2006 and worked for a busy consulting firm before founding Tree Andrew Consulting. She has extensive experience working with families and has toured hundreds of programs. She brings a rare combination of experience to consulting as a clinician with years of clinical experience in addition to previously working as a program therapist. Her knowledge of the benefits and limitations of using a program comes from firsthand experience.

Tree brings a keen clinical eye to her work and can quickly and accurately assess a situation. Feedback from families includes appreciation and praise for her insightful, clear understanding of their child. She is ethical, compassionate, caring, committed, and knowledgeable about the complex issues that families navigate in todayís world.

Tree is a practicing psychotherapist in Colorado and a Vision Quest Guide. She has studied with School of Lost Borders and Animas Valley Institute. She co-guides a womenís trip every summer with Linda Weber.

She is an associate member in good standing with the Independent Educational Consultant Association (IECA).