I have worked in the behavioral health and addictions field over the past 30 years. I am trained and experienced in addictions counseling and have worked in a wide variety of settings and facilities with people of all ages. I hold these qualifications: National certification as a Master Addiction Counselor (MAC) & Licensed Independent Substance Abuse Counselor (LISAC). Education degrees include MA, Education: At-Risk Youth & Community Programs; BA, Psychology & Minor in Organizational Psychology. Extensive continuing education hours is ongoing over professional career, including expressive arts classes and practice in various artistic mediums. I am a trained SoulCollage® Facilitator.