I am a licensed clinical therapist with a Master’s of Social Work degree in Interpersonal Practice from the University of Michigan. I also hold a Master’s degree in Integrated Healthcare with a minor in Policy & Evaluation form University of Michigan, as well as dual Bachelor degrees in Social Work and Psychology from Eastern Michigan University.
I enjoy creating an alliance with clients, helping them to feel comfortable, safe and understood. My orientation is strength-based, solutions-focused, and goal-oriented. I am trained in a number of clinical methods of practice and am certified in trauma-based treatment. My practice style is warm and interactive, emphasizing self-discovery, empowerment, and acceptance. My work with clients is person-centered, meeting the client where they are at and working towards goal and objective achievement.
I work with children, teens, families, and adults. Past experience includes Michigan Medicine, the University of Michigan Hospital, Prechter Bipolar Research Program, Michigan VA System, and Community Mental Health settings. I have experience working with dual diagnosis, trauma, ADHD, emotion impulsivity and dysregulation, depression, anxiety, behavioral interventions, and a variety of other mental health presentations.