Restoration House Staff: We would like to introduce you to those who will be a consistent presence at the house and who you may have the pleasure of meeting during a respite stay!
BONNIE RICHARDS: Co -Founder
Bonnie is passionate about her work with those who have experienced severe trauma and has assisted clients with Dissociative Disorders for many years. She brings administrative gifts, teaching resources, and encouragement to our community.
CARLA ASHTON: Co-Founder
Carla Ashton is a Certified Counselor in private practice and is Vice-President and Co-Founder of SRM and The Restoration House. Carla received her certification from Multnomah University and has been working with women recovering from trauma and Dissociative Disorders for over 20 years. She is an avid gardener and skilled artist who uses art media with her clients and is passionate about sharing these methods of self care and expression to the Restoration House community. Carla brings a loving heart to the Restoration House….a vision she has dreamed of for many years.
SHANDA BOARDMAN: Host
Shanda Boardman is our Host at The Restoration House. Professionally, she’s worked in Physical Therapy for twenty-eight years. Shanda has a calling to minister to women with a history of childhood trauma.
Dusty is our Therapy “specialist” who lives at The Restoration House. He greets all with a wagging tail and a sweet nature.