Personal Statement: I have had a variety of personal experiences which have led me to persue becoming a therapist for children and families. I have completed multiple specialized training prgrams including EMDR and Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. I enjoy learning new skills and techniques to meet the unique needs of each of my clients. I enjoy the challenges and the creativity which working with children entails and I find it rewarding to see each child, and each family, find the strength and resiliency to overcome traumatic experiences and difficult life events.
Why did you choose Tanager Place? Mission and reputation in the community as well as flexibility in work schedule.
Fun Facts about You: I love dogs, the bigger the better! I enjoy trying new things, reading, creating in the kitchen, and traveling.
Therapeutic Style: Flexible to meet the client and family’s unique style and needs.
Education: St. Ambrose University, Masters of Social Work (Program emphasis on Empowerment, Social Juctice, and Advocacy)
Additional Certifications/Trainings: EMDR, TF-CBT