LPC-MHSP(TN)/CMHS (AR), ACS, NCC
I have over 16 plus years experience in the field of mental health. I am recognized as a Licensed Professional Counselor with specialty credentials as a Mental Health Service Provider (MHSP) and approved supervisor in Tennessee, a Clinical Mental Health Specialist (CMHS) in Arkansas and a National Board Certified Counselor with the National Board for Certified Counselors. Additional recognition also includes being an Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS) by the Center for Credentialing & Education. I also serve as Mental Health Advisor for the Depression Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) Spirit Realm DeSoto County Chapter. I have extensive experience in providing services to at risk and high-risk populations as well as community re-entry individuals and maintain working relationships with juvenile and adult probation and parole agencies.
I offer a continuum of services to help children, adolescents and adults who are experiencing behavioral, emotional or addictive problems that can lead to shattered lives. Areas of practice include but are not limited to: trauma, mood disorders/depression, alcohol and substance, ADD/ADHD, Behavior Modification, Grief/Bereavement, Anger Management, Stress Management, Conflict resolution, Adult/Teen Parenting, Social Skills, Moral Reconation Therapy, and Domestic Violence.
I also provide supervision to practicum and internship students as well as counselors in training seeking state licensure.