Toni Rahman, LCSW received her bachelor’s in biopsychology at Southeast Missouri State University and her Master’s in Social Work at University of Missouri—Columbia. Toni arrived at her chosen profession after a coming-of-age experience that involved five years in Bangladesh, after which she returned to Missouri to acquire credentials required to be a master’s level counselor. Her passions include Eastern and indigenous healing practices, psychology, spirituality and gender issues, as well as issues of social and economic justice. She is passionate about exploring ways to support others in making profound shifts in their life experience. She is trained in EMDR, CranioSacral Therapy & SomatoEmotional Release, Chinese Five Element Theory, Dream Interpretation, Quantum Touch, and Energy Balancing.
From 2007-2013, Toni built a private practice as a counselor, teacher and mentor in Columbia, MO, working primarily with survivors of trauma and early childhood neglect and abuse. She is now on semi-sabbatical, living in Guadalajara, Mexico, working toward credentials to teach trauma-informed care and conduct EMDR in Spanish.