Areas of ConcentrationBarbara is a graduate of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs in 2004 with a Degree in Community Counseling. She then worked at a local hospice for the 7 years before going into private practice. Her training includes acute and chronic illness, grief, loss, communication, parenting, crisis pregnancy, marriage, and caregiver support.
She specializes in working with people of all ages who have gone through trauma, loss, broken relationships and unresolved grief and who desire to understand themselves and improve their relationships through the grid of these wounds and work to resolve them by self-discovery, gaining insight, hope and freedom as a result. She has experience in communication, depression, anxiety, self-esteem, trauma and life transitions.
Barbara is a member of the ACA (American Counseling Association) and the AACC (American Association of Christian Counselors).
Barbara’s experience for the past 11 years includes private practice, work in the hospice setting and with groups dealing with loss, depression and co-dependency.
Over the years Barbara Chandler and her husband have done a variety of ministry with youth, women in crisis, and leading small groups of peers. She and her husband have been married for 34 years and have 3 grown children who have all “flown the coop!”