Sara Fender

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  • Oregon
  • Oregon Telehealth
  • Individual Therapy
  • She/her
  • Serves Ages 18 to 100

Primary Specialties

  • Life Transitions
  • Grief/Loss
  • Adjustment Issues
  • Relationships
Also Experienced With
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Therapy
  • CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy)
  • Caregiver Issues
  • Chronic Illness
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Identity Issues
  • Infertility
  • Mindfulness
  • Person-Centered Therapy
  • Spirituality
  • Strength-Based Therapy
  • Stress
  • Trauma


Sara believes in the importance of being seen, understood, and connected. With a foundation of hope, curiosity, and compassion, she brings a love for people to her work as a counselor. Sara meets clients where they are and helps them navigate their unique circumstances. Her goal is to provide acceptance, compassion, and understanding, along with practical support for personal growth.

Sara holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Willamette University and a Master of Arts in Counseling from Multnomah University. With a professional background in social services, she has experience working with individuals facing homelessness and poverty. Since early 2019, Sara has been in private practice.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Cigna EAP
  • Kaiser Permanente Northwest
  • PacificSource
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence BlueCross BlueShield
  • United Healthcare