I earned my Masters in Social Work from Hawaii Pacific University in 2016. I use a client centered-strengths based approach in order to help empower my Clients and address their needs. I have experience working in schools, outpatient programs and in the clinical setting.
Areas of Special Interest
ADHD, Anxiety, Coping skills, Self Esteem Issues, Learning disorders, Navigating school systems (IEP’s and 504’s), Peer relationships, Trauma, Cultural identity, LGBTQ+ children and teens, Somatic symptoms, Victims of sexual violence or of sexual exploitation
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT),Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Psychotherapy, Strengths-based, Art and expressive therapy, Motivational interviewing, Trauma-focused (CBT or general), Holistic wellness, Mindfulness techniques, LGBTQIA informed, Solution-focused therapy, Play therapy