Michelle has a deep-rooted passion for helping others and is personally fulfilled by partnering with people to help them navigate life. After spending many years as a volunteer, Michelle received her Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. She is currently completing EMDR Training which will be a tremendous value in helping people process trauma and alleviate anxiety and paralyzing fear from life altering experiences. Through her faith, experience, and close family relationships, Michelle fully understands and appreciates the need for a holistic approach to healing in order to guide people towards a fulfilled life by which they can use their own experiences to share in the joy of helping others.
Michelle has worked as a volunteer for American Red Cross and Women and Children. Through these experiences she has provided comfort, care, and counseling to a wide range of people including victims of domestic violence, drug dependency, criminal reintegration, and at-risk children. The sum of Michelle’s experiences as a substitute teacher, coach, and a manager in the business world have all contributed to her formal training and career in counseling.