I am a graduate of East Central University with a Masters degree in Counseling. I use an eclectic mix of therapy modalities including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Client Centered, Trauma focused, and directive and non-directive Play therapy techniques.
My focus is generally on adults struggling with depression, anxiety, maternal mood disorders such as postpartum depression or anxiety/adjusting to pregnancy and motherhood, as well as life changes, job loss, divorce, and infidelity.
I specialize in Children with trauma, oppositional defiance, ADHD, anxiety, behavior problems, adjustment to life change such as moving to a new school or new home, divorce, new siblings.
I also have experience working with teens with depression, anxiety, behavior disorders, delinquency and/or conduct disorder.
I have training in Play Therapy, Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Treating Maternal Mood Disorders and in Motivational Interviewing skills. I am certified in the treatment of co-occurring substance abuse and trauma therapy utilizing Seeking Safety. I am certified to assess teen substance use/abuse as well as child and adolescent trauma.
I take these insurance networks-
Blue Cross Blue Shield
United Behavioral Health or Optum (?)
Private pay out of pocket sessions are $95 for 55 minute session.