About Me

A Licensed Graduate Professional Counselor in the state of Maryland (#LGP10079), Certified Grief Counseling Specialist (#248460), Certified Trauma Professional (#249079), and, a Certified Tele Mental Health Provider - Associate (#437338), I earned a B.A. from Spelman College, a M.A. in Counseling from New York University, and, a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from New York University. I am also an Associate Professor of Psychology and Africana Studies, and, have served as Co-Director of the Africana Studies program at a Baltimore, Maryland area college, where I teach and conduct research on the intersections of critical/cultural psychology and subjective wellbeing. You can learn more about my work within academia by visiting my Chronicle Vitae profile , and, you can check Google reviews for this practice online. I also regularly post pieces related to our common and unique grief and bereavement journeys on my LinkedIn page.

Please feel free to view a 10-minute clipped recording of my webinar, " Trauma-Informed Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy: Principles of Practice."

As an LGPC, I practice under the clinical supervision of Dr. Deborah G Haskins, a Board approved LCPC with clinical expertise in the area of traumatic stress counseling (Lic #LC0374). Deborah is the owner and operator of MOSAIC Consulting and Counseling Services, LLC located at 1829 Reisterstown Road, Suite 350, Owings Mills, MD 21117. She can be reached at 443-691-2536 and/or [email protected]. Her license is valid until 1/31/2023.