Our mission is to support you in living life fully and our name “Livity” was borne from this idea. We actively work to provide guidance, education and expertise in navigating the challenges involved in the process of recovery.
Our team is comprised of individuals who love what we do. Erin brings her gentleness and passion for recovery, Meredith brings her humble and collaborative style, and Linda brings her spunk and diligence to the team.
Our practice is based upon hard work, our ability to challenge one another, and our dedication to helping individuals and families. Additionally, we have created an environment that promotes safety, healing, and supports our mission.
Erin can stand on her head while singing…
Meredith can sing the alphabet backwards…
New Client Coordinator
Linda can hypnotize a chicken…
Erin Patterson | MC, LPCC
Erin Patterson, MC, LPCC, is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) in the state of California. She specializes in individual therapy for both adolescents and adults and she is skilled in providing group therapy. Erin holds a specialty in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and has extensive training in Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Family Based Treatment (FBT).
Erin has worked in various treatment settings including Partial Hospitalization, Intensive Outpatient, and Outpatient level of care. Additionally, she has developed a DBT program specifically tailored for those who struggle with eating disorders.Erin is particularly interested in effective treatment of eating disorders, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, and impulse-control disorders.
Erin believes strongly in the importance of the therapeutic alliance. She provides a warm and encouraging environment that will also challenge individuals to start living the life they are meant to live.
Linda Patterson, New Client Coordinator When you reach out to Livity for the first time it is likely that you will speak with Linda. Linda is a retired educator of thirty-five years. At Livity, Linda is the first point of contact for individuals, families, or other professionals who are new to our practice.
Meredith Tait, MC, LPCC is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) in the state of California who focuses on individual and group therapy for adults, including young adults transitioning to independence. She utilizes a variety of therapeutic approaches, such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT).
Meredith has extensive experience working with individuals and families struggling with substance use disorders, eating disorders, and co-occurring mood disorders. Throughout her career, she has provided care at the residential, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, and outpatient levels of care. She is particularly interested in providing support to individuals whose loved ones struggle with mental health disorders.
Meredith believes whole-heartedly in the transformative power of recovery, not only for the individual, but for all of those who surround the individual as well. She approaches therapy from the standpoint that each individual is the expert in his/her/their own process and works as a collaborator for change.