"Being happy does not mean that everything is perfect, it means that you have decided to look beyond the imperfections." - Unknown
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Counseling - Where understanding and obstacles merge with self-discovery and change.

Providing Services for Couples, Individuals, and Families

Being happy doesn't mean that everything is perfect. It means that you've decided to look beyond the imperfections.


Negotiating life as a couple can be difficult. Most people want to feel connected, cared for, heard, and understood by their mate and become discouraged when they feel distance growing. Discover how you can turn your relationship around. Learn how to stop having the same argument over and over. Find out how to talk with one another in a way that enhances intimacy and understanding. Realize how blaming, criticizing, and resentment tear down the relationship. Know that there is hope in revitalizing your relationship and building strong relational bonds which can help lead to long-term relational satisfaction and passion.

There is never a right time to do a difficult thing. - John Porter


Life brings with it stresses and strains that tax our reserves and interfere with our functioning and productivity. Whether you are overwhelmed with life, feeling as though no one understands you, or having a difficult time adjusting, sharing your experience with another trusted individual can provide the atmosphere needed for self-awareness and change assisting you in finding peace and reaching your potential.

In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity. - Albert Einstein


Helping to promote better relationships and understanding within a family by learning to recognize and experience adult family dynamics differently.

Coaching - Where action and opportunity unite with success.

People seem to underestimate their capacity for change. What they need, is someone who can help them envision their potential.


Looking for growth and action? Couples coaching helps you find new perspectives for dealing with the daily issues that crop up in your relationship, supports you as you develop new ways of thinking and behaving, and assists you in figuring out the right steps to move yourselves forward.


Wanting to maximize your impact and results? Grappling with how to develop and retain your best talent and manage through enterprise-wide change? Professional coaching helps individuals, leaders, teams, and organizations discover their unique inner strengths, create new possibilities for success and effectiveness, master the process of change -- often across cultural lines -- and sustain peak performance and positive impact over time.

Clinical Supervision

Providing clinical supervision towards state licensure in Oregon and Washington.

April Waggoner
  • April Waggoner, PhD, LMFT, LMHC, LPC
  • Marriage and Family Therapy, George Fox University
  • PhD in Counseling, Oregon State University
  • 601 Main Street, Suite 300
  • Vancouver, WA 98660
  • 360-567-0479
  • april@anewperspectivecc.com
"April's warmth, acceptance, and compassion coupled with her unquenchable optimism makes her a wonderful counselor."