EXPERIENCE: I graduated from Rutgers University in May 2014 with a Bachelor’s of Psychology and right away began working at Freehold Child Diagnostic Center as an Administrative Assistant. I graduated Monmouth University, School of Social Work in May 2017 with a Master’s in Social Work concentration in Clinical Practice with Families and Children. I worked in a combination of roles at St. Francis Counseling Service as a Sexual Abuse and Assault Prevention Program Coordinator, Staff Therapist and Confidential Sexual Violence Advocate Coordinator. I continue to work in the field of victim advocacy in the community.
SERVICES PROVIDED: Sand Play Therapy, Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Victim of crime advocacy and systems navigation. Victim Crime Compensation assistance. Solution focused. Person centered. Trauma-informed care. (Please note not all modalities are guaranteed appropriate. Modalities will be discussed ongoing and during assessment).
AGES I WORK WITH: 3 and older (6+ with Telehealth)
COMMON ISSUES ADDRESSED: anxiety, depression, children’s behavior change, parenting, family therapy, relationship issues, major life changes, trauma-related issues, sexual assault/harassment, domestic violence, human trafficking, grief/loss, child abuse/neglect/abandonment, post traumatic symptoms