Ann is an intern working toward her master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Her bachelor’s degree is in Child Development. Ann is open to working with individuals of all ages, as well as couples and families. Ann has over a decade of experience working in child welfare, including children and families involved with the foster care system. Some of the issues Ann has experience with include child behavioral and parenting concerns, attachment/trust issues, Autism, abuse and neglect, and generational trauma. Her theoretical orientation is holistic and includes principals from cognitive, behavioral, and analytical approaches, as well as Emotionally Focused Therapy. Ann can also offer Play Therapy and Equine Assisted Psychotherapy. Ann believes that self-love and self-awareness build the foundation from which we form our relationships with others. She works collaboratively with her clients to help them identify underlying barriers, find empowerment, and take action to achieve their goals.