NEW PERSPECTIVES CENTER for Counseling and Therapy, LLC is an outpatient behavioral health facility with a multi-disciplinary team of therapists and psychiatric nurse practioners who provide comprehensive services to CHILDREN,ADOLESCENTS,ADULTS, and SENIORS. Working in an atmosphere of safety and acceptance, individuals, couples, families and groups are encouraged to explore and confront the issues affecting their lives. We are licensed by the state of Oregon for both mental health and addiction services. We are covered by most insurance plans and have therapists/nurses on most managed care panels.
TREATMENT ISSUES FOR ADULTS: Depression,anxiety,stress,life adjustment problems,relationship difficulties,career transitions,trauma, addictions,dependency,grief,loss,sexual and physical abuse,chronic illness, sexual dysfunction,identity problems. TREATMENT ISSUES FOR CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS: self-esteem enhancement,behavior problems,attention difficulties,peer relationships;family communication skills
CLINICAL SERVICES: Individual therapy for children, adolescents,adults and seniors; Couples/family therapy; medication evaluation,treatment and management; womens issues; EMDR; play therapy; deafness/sign language; developmental disabilities; sexual dysfunction/addiction; co-occuring disorders; school achievement/adjustment; family communication skills; parenting classes; adjustment to divorce and loss
Take the first step to help. Call or Email New Perspectives Center for Counseling and Therapy now - (503) 446-5085


  • Years in Practice: 20+ Years
  • Year Graduated: 1985
  • Supervisor Name: Rebecca Rasmussen, MSW
  • Supervisor License: 1480


  • Avg Cost (per session): $110 - $170
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Atrio
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • First Choice Health
  • LifeWise
  • MHN
  • Medicaid
  • MidValley Behavioral Care Network
  • Moda Health
  • PacificSource
  • Providence
  • TriWest
  • United
  • ValueOptions
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.



  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Eating Disorders
  • Grief
  • Medication Management
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Substance Abuse
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues

Mental Health

  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders


  • Bisexual Issues
  • Gay Issues
  • Lesbian Issues

Client Focus

Alternative Languages: Spanish


  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)


  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • Lesbian Clients

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 06 Feb 2015

New Perspectives Center for Counseling and Therapy

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