Sheryl Wakeling-Cook, MA, MFT, LPC, Licensed Professional Counselor in Salem
You have decided to make some changes but do not know where to start. Your life, your marriage or your family, may seem out of control. You are a unique individual and you have within you great potential to make desired changes in your life. The relationship between client and therapist is based on trust and the hope filled possibility of that change. I will work with you as a collaborative guide to enable you to discover and map your chosen objectives. Small changes in your life will often results in positive changes in your relationships.
Important relationships are meant to thrive, to form a sense of synergy. This happens when there is strong desire to stop just surviving and to boldly begin individual and relationship work needed to create strong bonds. I will walk with you on that journey, helping you reach hidden potential in your life and your relationships .
I have training in Marriage and Family Therapy. I have completed Level One Premiere Couples Therapy from the The Couples Institute and Prepare Enrich. I find it very rewarding to assist couples and families reach their full potential, as well as working with parents to raise happy and responsible children. Requested spiritual counseling is available.
Call or Email Sheryl Wakeling-Cook for a free phone consultation now - (503) 563-7164 x14


  • Years in Practice: 10+ Years
  • School: George Fox University
  • Year Graduated: 2003
  • License No. and State: C3508 Oregon


  • Avg Cost (per session): $60 - $120
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cascade EAP
  • First Choice Health
  • LifeWise
  • Moda Health
  • Optum
  • Optum/UBH/PEBB
  • Providence
  • Regence
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Sheryl Wakeling-Cook's Groups

Love and Logic Parenting

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Building Healthy Relationships

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  • Relationship Issues
  • Parenting
  • Family Conflict


  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Peer Relationships
  • Spirituality
  • Traditional and non traditional Couples

Mental Health

  • Mood Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus


  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Developmental Couples Therapy
  • Eclectic
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Relational


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 30 Mar 2017
Sheryl Wakeling-Cook, MA, MFT, LPC, Licensed Professional Counselor in Salem

Sheryl Wakeling-Cook

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, MFT, LPC