I have worked in the mental health field since 2009, providing support services, case management, group and individual therapy. Most recently, I served as Clinic Manager for nonprofit outpatient clinics in Rainier Beach and Renton, Washington. I have also worked in inpatient settings.
I earned my Master’s degree in Counseling with specialties in Drama Therapy and Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Antioch University, a CACREP accredited program. I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LH60547477), Mental Health Professional, Geriatric Mental Health Specialist, Child Mental Health Specialist, Registered Drama Therapist (# 570), Board Certified Trainer, Registered Expressive Arts Therapist, Washington Approved Clinical Supervisor, Creativity Coach, Spiritual Director, SoulCollage™ Facilitator, Veriditas Trained Labyrinth Facilitator, and Artist.
I am also an ordained S.H.E.S (Spiritual Healers and Earth Stewards) Minister, able to officiate weddings, blessing way ceremonies, funerals and other rites of passage.
Association of Play Therapy (APT)
International Expressive Arts Therapy Association (IETA)
North American Drama Therapy Association (NADTA)
SoulCollage(TM) Facilitator Circle
Spiritual Directors International (SDI)