Clinical Experience

Porter Counseling and Consulting | Columbus, Georgia

Independent Contractor-Children’s Therapist

January 2021- January 2024

  • Provide individual services for children ages 3-18.
  • Review Psychological Evaluation reports to provide appropriate therapeutic services.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders in the child’s life for continuity of care.

Columbus Psychological Associates| Columbus, Georgia

Independent Contractor-Children’s Therapist

September 2016-October 2020

  • Provide individual and family therapy services for children 3-13
  • Review Psychological Evaluation reports in order to provide appropriate therapeutic services 
  • Collaborate with stakeholders in the child’s life for continuity of care
  • Receive monthly supervision and monthly clinical consultation

Family Sunshine Center | Montgomery, Alabama
Children’s Therapist: Children Advancing through Recovery and Empowerment Services (CARES); August 2013 to July 2014

  • Provided assessment and treatment services for clients participating in the CARES Program
  • Maximized treatment services for children, adolescents, and families who experience domestic violence, sexual violence, and physical abuse utilizing the TF-CBT approach
  • Facilitated and participated in work groups, webinars, and training on a local, state, and national level
  • Data collection, evaluation, and results reporting to maintain the SAMSHA grant
  • Reviewed outcome results and revised service delivery when required
  • Received weekly supervision off-site from an LPC-S/RPT-S towards earning LPC and RPT
  • Received weekly supervision on site as well as participated in monthly consultation calls with a certified TF-CBT trainer
  • Represented the Family Sunshine Center during National Child Traumatic Stress Network Committee meetings for the following content areas: Schools, Child Abuse, Child Traumatic Grief

Ogletree Elementary School | Auburn, Alabama
School Counseling Intern; January 2013-May 2013

  • Provided individual weekly counseling sessions to 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade students
  • Co-facilitated weekly groups on the topics of Divorce and Real Beauty
  • Assisted with classroom guidance lessons

Auburn University, Career Development Center | Auburn, Alabama
Practicum Student; January 2011-May 2011

  • Interacted individually with students to maximize resume and cover letter effectiveness
  • Assisted with resume updates throughout the development stages
  • Received weekly group supervision with a university faculty member
  • Received weekly individual supervision from Career Development Center faculty member

Manatee Glens Mental Health and Addiction Services | Bradenton, Florida
Associate Therapist in Rape Crises Services; January 2010-July 2010
Intern in Rape Crisis Services; June 2009-December 2009

  • Provided sexual abuse treatment to children and their families via play, individual, family, and group therapy.
  • Developed and facilitated sexual abuse survivor therapy groups for children ages 3-11.
  • Conducted client intakes and administered and evaluated the Child Behavior Checklist completed by the client’s parents
  • Received weekly supervision from the Director of Rape Crisis

University of South Florida: Department of Psychological and Social Foundations | Tampa, Florida
Student Therapist; January 2009-May 2010

  • Provided individual, group, and family therapy to community members while enrolled in Play Therapy Graduate Certificate coursework
  • Administered and evaluated the Child Behavior Checklist, Joseph Preschool, Primary Self Concept Screening Test, and Parenting Stress Index
  • Received weekly group supervision from university faculty