Dr. Ainara Echanove, PsyD is a Licensed Psychologist with a Doctoral Degree from Pacific University in Oregon. She is a bilingual and bicultural psychologist (Spanish). Ainara has special interest and training in treating eating concerns, substance use and trauma. She is passionate about work that supports her community and removes systematic barriers to healthcare. Ainara believes that telling the stories of our lives invites healing by deepening our understanding of experiences that shape us and how we interact with the world. Her approach to therapy is informed by social justice and cultural-relational perspectives. Ainara utilizes skills-based, psychodynamic, spiritual, and experiential approaches to inform her clinical work. Her clients appreciate her humor, irreverence, warmth, and active approach to therapy.