Angela is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with the State of Florida. She earned a Master of Arts degree in Mental Health Counseling from Webster University in 2010. She has worked in a variety of settings, including non-profit organizations, community counseling, at schools and in-home, as well as online telehealth services. Angela provided crisis counseling to the tornado survivors in the Volusia and Lake County areas in 2007; the Tropical Storm Faye survivors in 2009; and the Daytona Flood survivors from 2009-2010. She has worked for the Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) and the Mental Health Association of Volusia County. Angela also continues to facilitate a support group at New Hope for Kids working with adults and helping families with their grief journey. A great deal of her therapeutic work has been with children, adolescents, adults, families, and groups with concerns regarding grief and loss, traumatic grief, relationships, communication, stress management, anxiety, and depression.
Angela uses a client-centered approach which encourages her clients to develop effective coping skills and self-care strategies to manage stress, depression, anger, grief, and to foster healthy interpersonal relationships. She wishes to provide hope, compassion, and authenticity in a safe and relaxed environment for clients to explore their thoughts, feelings, concerns, desires, and dreams.