I am a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) and a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC). I bring passion and energy to my clients and our work together. I will challenge you, guide you, support you and encourage you to be your best self and live fully.
Education and Training:
I obtained my master’s degree in counseling from the University of Southern Maine, with concentrations in rehabilitation counseling and clinical mental health counseling. I subsequently completed a two-year Gestalt training program through the Gestalt Institute of New England in Somerville, MA. I have also completed an Externship in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy. My undergraduate degree is from Johns Hopkins University, where I studied humanities, anthropology and education.
In addition to my private practice, I am also an adjunct instructor at University of Southern Maine, teaching graduate students in the Counselor Education Program. In the past, I have worked in crisis counseling, case management, EAP (Employee Assistance Program) counseling, residential and community settings. I have experience working with mental health, substance abuse, trauma, disabilities, Deaf services and with people from diverse multicultural backgrounds.
American Counseling Association (ACA)
American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA)
American Rehabilitation Counseling Association (ARCA)
Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
The International Centre for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy (ICEEFT)
Maine Mental Health Counselors Association (MEMHCA)
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