Specializations and

Areas of Expertise

  • Substance abuse and dependence

  • Grief

  • Depression 

  • Anxiety

  • Family and Relationship Issues

  • Mood Disorders

  • Trauma and PTSD

  • Severe Mental Health Disorders

Training And Experience
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Loyola University Chicago, MSW, CADC
University of Wisconsin-Madison, BA Sociology 

Masters Certified Addiction Professional 

Footprints Beachside Recovery Center

Treasure Island, FL


C4 Community Counseling Centers of Chicago 

Chicago, IL

Intact Family Recovery Program Therapist

OMNI Youth Services

Buffalo Grove, IL

Valkenberg Psychiatric Hospital

Cape Town, South Africa 

Fikelela AIDS Project

Cape Town, South Africa

About me

Welcome! I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Masters Certified Addiction Professional serving the St. Petersburg, Florida community. I enjoy working with a diverse population of adolescents and adults dealing with a wide range of mental health concerns. My experience and areas of focus span from Chicago to South Africa and include:

  • Experiential and Wilderness Therapy

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy  

  • Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction

  • Group Therapy 

  • Womens Empowerment 


  • Intact Family Services

When I'm not in the office, I'm practicing yoga, paddle boarding or playing keep-away at the dog park with this guy... 

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Here and Now

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