Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (FL)
I am a Marriage and Family Counselor licensed in Florida with over 10 years of experience working as a psychocounselor. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, life adjustments, substance abuse, OCD, and ADHD. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse.
I started her career in Miami doing outpatient in-home counseling for an at risk families and youth. She also worked closely with children and families involved with the Department of Children and Families (DCF) and with outpatient referred substance abuse clients. In addition, I served as a chaplain for a Hospice Unit in Aventura, Florida.
Upon moving to Pasco County, I have worked in community mental health and with therapeutic and transition foster home youth. I also conducted in-home counseling sessions and assessments for families involved with the Department of Children and Families (DCF). I have worked extensively with the child welfare agencies in surrounding Florida counties, school system and judicial system. I have experience completing in depth and psychosocial assessments for families involved in the child welfare system.
I graduated from St. Leo University in 2005 with my bachelor’s in Psychology and a bachelors In Religious Studies. I went on to St. Thomas University to complete my masters in Pastoral Ministries in 2007 and my masters in Marriage and Family Therapy in 2009. I received extensive training in trauma based therapy and loss and healing while attending this university.
- Trauma and Abuse
- Oppositional-defiant Disorder
- ADHD (child and adolescent)
- Anxiety and Depression
- Bereavement and Grief