Certified Trauma Professional
Education Specialist in Mental Health
Master’s of Science in Counseling Psychology
Heather has worked in mental health for 25 years with 18 years of clinical experience. She has worked in research, education, training and development, consultation, supervision and leadership. She has been an instructor in psychology, lifespan development, forensic psychology and counseling at the University of Missouri at Kansas City, Metropolitan Community Colleges and Johnson County Community College. She currently teaches couples and family practicum in the Master’s program at UMKC.
Mindfulness based Cognitive therapy with an emphasis on Trauma, acceptance and commitment therapy, and couples therapy using Gotman methods. Works with trauma, grief and loss, domestic violence, Psychotherapy for children, adolescents and adults. Services for groups, families and couples. Training and education including workshops on site or at community locations.