Art Therapy is an integrative mental health and human services profession that enriches the lives of individuals, families, and communities through active art-making, creative process, applied psychological theory, and human experience within a psychotherapeutic relationship. Art therapy can access the mind, body, and emotions in ways that are distinct from verbal expression alone. Treatment is personalized to meet the needs individuals with a range of ages and abilities.
- Chronic Pain or Illness
- LGBTQ Issues
I'm a master's level mental health clinician, board-certified art therapist, certified yoga instructor, and licensed special educator. I've received formal advanced training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and Exposure and Response Therapy (ERP) for OCD and anxiety. I received my Master's in art therapy from Florida State University and am credentialed nationally by the Art Therapy Credentials Board.
- Adolescent/Teen Therapy
- Child Therapy
- Family Therapy
- Individual Therapy
- Art Therapy
- Attachment Theory
- Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
- Exposure and Response Prevention Therapy
- Expressive Art Therapy
- Family Therapy
- Sand Tray
- Somatic Therapy (Body Centered)
- Group Therapy is Not Available
I have over a decade of experience in the field of arts and healthcare. I am co-founder of Indigo Art Therapy Studio LLC and co-founded a nonprofit art center supporting artists with disabilities. I've worked in outpatient rehabilitation, hospitals, behavioral health, and classroom settings. I have provided trainings and workshops on art therapy, mindfulness, and accessibility. As an individual with disabilities myself, I genuinely understand what it means to lead an adaptive lifestyle.
- Board Certified Art Therapist