I Believe“Use a diagnosis as a suggestion, a springboard for possibilities, not a straightjacket. Go beyond it...don’t let it be the end...” Helen C. Hipp
About Helen Hipp
PSYCHOTHERAPIST, LIFE COACH AND SPECIAL NEEDS CONSULTANT
Opening minds to abilities, capabilities and alternate possibilities
Helen's experience raising a child with special needs led her to complete an M.A. in clinical psychology and certification as a life coach. Her work evolved into her practice, WithinU Life Coaching, which offers life coaching and psychotherapy services to adults. Her areas of expertise include working with adults with special needs.
As a psychotherapist, Helen C. Hipp uses an inspirational humanistic approach that combines positive beliefs and modalities such as Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Solution-Focused Brief Therapy. Her practice helps individuals realize their goals in work and in life helping clients realize their potential through change and self-directed growth.
Helen has authored articles for Family Works and Washington Family Magazine and written multiple self-help articles published by ezine.com where she is viewed as an expert in her field. She has been a contributor as a special needs consultant to FOX44 News in Burlington, Vermont.
Her debut children’s book, A Different Kind of Safari, released in 2013 puts into words the essence of Helen’s teachings—addressing the many questions life asks by offering up lighthearted, ever-changing perspectives that transform personal challenges into opportunities. Once again, the engaging safari family led by Rosie the Pink Hippo inspire, and help you see your life differently in her new book, Rosie and Friends Positively Different. To be released in September of 2016
Helen finds joy in the companionship of those around her. She experiences the fullness of life physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually by painting, snorkeling, and spending time with her horse, family and friends absorbing the gifts that nature has to offer.