Personal Quotation and/or a Statement: “Healing happens by feeling and Shame dies when stories are told in safe places.” 

I see my clients as the experts on their life experiences who are seeking guidance and support to address difficulties, understand phases of life transitions, and need a clinical expert to assist them in achieving their goals. My desire is to guide my clients into healing and wellness. I have a passion for working with children and adolescents and value being able to help individuals and families navigate these critical stages of growth and development.

I use an eclectic approach to treatment in that I pull from a variety of theoretical orientations and use a multitude of therapeutic interventions and strategies to build healthy and unconditional relationships with each individual, couple, or family system. I prefer to approach treatment through use of Adlerian, Rogerian, behavioral, and cognitive-behavioral therapies; but I also use motivational interviewing, applied behavioral analysis, and existential treatments as well. I have learned that treatment is most successful when clients are motivated for change.

I have been in the field of mental health for over a decade working in a variety of clinical settings with a vast array of populations. I use a culturally sensitive approach and welcome every individual who courageously enters treatment. I have received professional training in trauma-informed care and play therapy modalities. Lived experiences over the course of my life and professional career instills more passion and gratitude for the work I have been part of and a witness to in a wealth of clients addressing their trauma histories and events. I strive for creating a safe space for each client to genuinely be themselves while learning healthier ways of processing their lived experiences.

Educational Background

  • Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology with an emphasis in Applied Behavioral Analysis


  • Licensed Mental Health Counselor – LMHC MH18609
  • Qualified Clinical Supervisor for Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern

Specialties and Training

  • Child & Adolescent Therapy
  • Trauma Therapy (Certified Trauma Professional)
  • Behavioral Therapy to address ADHD/ODD/Anxiety/Depression/Trauma
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapt (DBT)
  • Motivational Interviewing in Clinical Practice

Advanced Trainings

  • In-process Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Certified Trauma Professional
  • Play Therapy Interventions

Hobbies/Talents/Gifts/ Interesting Facts

I enjoy spending time with my family & pets, traveling, and enjoying Florida’s beautiful beaches!

Population Served

  • Adults (19-65)
  • Children (6-12)
  • Teens (Adolescents – 13- 18)

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Serving Palm Beach, Broward, Miami Dade, St. Lucie and Martin counties and surrounding areas.
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