Michelle graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas City with her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and minor in Spanish in 2011. Michelle earned her Master Degree of Counseling and Guidance from UMKC in 2014. She has experience in working with eating disorders both individually and within an intensive outpatient program. Michelle has worked as an individual therapist in the private practice setting seeing individuals with eating disorders and other mental health diagnoses. Along with private practice Michelle has experience working as an admissions clinician and in utilization review.
Michelle is a licensed professional counselor by the state of Kansas. She believes life is a journey and she strives to empower clients to seek support. She hopes to create a safe environment in helping clients to build a sense of autonomy. Michelle treats each client with dignity and respect while helping them to start their road to recovery.
Michelle is a Kansas City native who enjoys spending time with family and friends, exploring the city and is passionate about her pug dogs!