Carolyn Sue Riviere-Placzek, MA, MFTC, Marriage & Family Therapist in Aurora
Through my therapy practice, Collaborate Counseling in Denver, Colorado, I want to help you as my client gain the perspective that you need for coping with life's greatest challenges. I focus on fundamental issues - life transitions / health / relationships - as well as issues unique to women, couples and those who are experiencing divorce. It is my goal to bring about significant personal transformation in your individual and relational life, your health and even your professional career. 60% of my practice is dedicated to expertise in therapy sessions for couples. I also spend a great deal of time in play therapy.
Do you feel trapped in overwhelming circumstances? Are your relationships turning out differently than expected? Through therapy sessions, I will help you develop strategies for coping with the crisis's that life brings; both good and bad. We will partner, to move you from confused to confident;fearful to fearless and from trapped to transformed.
It's time to take your first step toward a healthier and more fulfilled you. Collaborate Counseling in Denver, Colorado offers our clients: * A free 20-minute phone consultation *and 25% off your first session (including Play therapy)
Call or Email Carolyn Sue Riviere-Placzek for a free consultation now - (720) 340-8748


  • Years in Practice: 2 Years
  • School: Regis University
  • License No. and State: MFTC.0013569 Colorado


  • Avg Cost (per session): $80 - $130
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Mines & Associates
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: AAMFT/National Membership
  • Member Since: 2012
  • Membership: Play Association/Membership
  • Member Since: 2013


  • Marital and Premarital
  • Child or Adolescent


  • Addiction
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Career Counseling
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Play Therapy
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues

Mental Health

  • Mood Disorders


  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: African-American, Hispanic and Latino


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


  • Bisexual Clients
  • Cancer
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Attachment-based
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Sand Play
  • Trauma Focused


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 13 May 2017
Carolyn Sue Riviere-Placzek, MA, MFTC, Marriage & Family Therapist in Aurora

Carolyn Sue Riviere-Placzek

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFTC