Nurse Navigator - Counselor-Coach Sandra L. O’Brien

Registered Nurse (WA)

WA State Certified Counselor (WA)

3206 50th St Ct NW C-210 Gig Harbor, WA 98335 US

About Me

I refer to myself as a Navigator, as I feel it best describes my approach and philosophy. Navigators help to identify and support the Pilot-the Client as they work to identify and realize goals and priorities.

To assist the Client along the journey to wellness and satisfaction I use a combination of Counseling, Coaching, Case Management and Consulting in accordance with which one are ones are needed to help in achieving success.



13 yrs Case Manager for Medical Surgical, Geriatric and Mental Health.

4 yrs Adult Psychiatry

3 yrs Home Health and Hospice

3 yrs Geriatric -Psychiatry

7 yrs Emergency Department

6 yrs Air Force-Medic

3 yrs College Nursing Instructor

3 yrs College Educator


Academic degree:

-Master of Nursing in Psycho-social Nursing (University of Washington, Seattle

-Bachelor of Science in Nursing (University of Washington, Tacoma

-Associate Degree in Liberal Arts and Nursing


WA State Certified Counselor #CL60640134/Supervision- Geralyn Peterson MA LMCH, CMHS, GMHS,DDMHS #LH00003497

Certified Professional Coach

Certified Practitioner of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)

Certified RN Case Manager


  • Life Coaching

Services Offered

Session Type / Duration

  • On-site brief session / 30 Minutes
  • On-site counseling/coaching session / 50 Minutes
  • On-site introduction and intake / 90 Minutes
  • Telephone brief session / 30 Minutes
  • Telephone counseling/coaching session / 50 Minutes
  • Virtual counseling/coaching session / 50 Minutes
  • Virtual introduction and intake session / 90 Minutes