Counselor – CADAC-II, ICADC
Why do you work in this field?
I work in this field in hope of giving another addict hope. To inspire people who suffer from addiction and to embrace sobriety.
How long have you worked in this field?
Three and a half years.
What do you bring to the table?
I bring a spirit of openness and love, accepting all people, embracing the wonderful differences in us all.
What do you love about yourself?
I love my ability to connect with clients with true empathy.
What’s your favorite positive quote?
You can, you should, and if you’re brave enough to start, you will. ~ Stephen King
What words best describe you?
Determined, emotional, giving, thoughtful, passionate, and present.
Positive things you like to do?
Meditate, spend time with family, play with my fur babies, and bake.
What do you like best about your job?
I love witnessing the light returning to someone’s eyes who has been lost in darkness.
What’s the greatest thing you ever did?
The greatest thing I ever did was to raise two amazing children who are now on their journey and raising their families.
Do you have any skills or talents that most people don’t know about?
I am very talented at baking custom cakes.
Who are your ‘mentors’?
Buddha, Jesus, Maya Angelo
What is something you think everybody deserves to have?
I believe everyone deserves peace and a right to their own journey.
How do you see yourself?
I see myself as a servant to humankind to spread positive energy and love.