I have devoted over 25 years to helping clients facing a variety of struggles. I began my career in the substance use prevention and intervention field. I then transitioned to supporting those who were impacted by other mental health issues through my work in counseling agencies and schools. I now specialize in helping clients in Dallas (in person) and around the country (by phone or video chat) with:

Education and Certifications:

  • Masters of Dispute Resolution and Conflict Management, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
  • Bachelors of Liberal Arts with concentration in Psychology, Austin College, Sherman, TX
  • Certified Life Coach, International Coach Certification, International Coach Federation
  • Mediation certificate in accordance with Texas Civil Practices and Remedies Code and the Published Texas Mediator Trainers Roundtable Criteria
  • Certified in Youth Mental Health First Aid USA, National Council for Behavioral Health
  • Prime for Life Instructor, Prevention Research Institute
  • Peer Recovery Coach Training, certification approved by Texas Department of State Health Services 
  • Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction for Teens Instructor