New Perspectives Center for Counseling and Therapy

Pre-Licensed Professional , MS

(503) 446-5085
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
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  • Years in Practice: 20+ Years
  • Year Graduated: 1985
  • Supervisor: Rebecca Rasmussen, MSW
  • Supervisor License: 1480


  • Avg Cost (per session): $110 - $170
  • Sliding Scale: No
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 .


New Perspectives Center for Counseling and Therapy
565 Union Street NE
Suite 105
SalemOregon 97301

Call Tim Markwell
(503) 446-5085
Email Us

Additional Location

SalemOregon 97304
(503) 446-5085



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

Mental Health:

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


  • Bisexual Issues
  • Lesbian Issues
  • Gay Issues


  • Women's 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

Nearby Areas

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Last Modified: 06 Feb 2015