Sarah McKnight, LMSW
Counseling & therapy
Sarah is an extremely passionate and caring individual who has always known that she wanted to embark on a career in the helping profession. She believes that each person is unique and tries to meet them where they are at. She believes in authenticity and transparency which aids in building a positive therapeutic relationship with her clients; as well as a holistic approach to treatment.
Sarah specializes in Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy. Her experience includes, but is not limited to, working with individuals with addictions, developmental disabilities, borderline personality disorder, autism, anxiety, depression, and suicidal thinking. In her practice, she has worked with adolescents, transition-aged youth, adults, and families, in both outpatient and school settings. She has facilitated connections with community-based resources, collaborated with interdisciplinary teams, navigating systems, and crisis management.
Sarah obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Phoenix and continued on to receive a Master’s in Social Work from the University of Southern California, where she majored in both mental health and military and families.