Sarah is an independently licensed professional clinical counselor (LPCC) who works with children and adolescents who are impacted by behavioral and emotional issues. Sarah received her Master’s degree in Community Counseling from the University of Dayton and she worked at Nationwide Children’s Hospital’s Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders for 12 years, helping children meet their full potential.
In addition to working on social skills and behavior management with clients and their families, Sarah has extensive experience using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, art therapy and play therapy to help children who’ve been diagnosed with anxiety, depression, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, and oppositional defiant disorder. Empowering children to navigate the every day stressors that accompany mental health issues is Sarah’s priority.
Sarah uses a systems approach with families to help her clients improve socially, emotionally and behaviorally in all settings. She does this by leading workshops, advocating for clients at Individualized Education Program (IEP) meetings, and collaborating with teachers and school psychologists to create an effective intervention plan for each client. Sarah works diligently to help her clients meet their full potential.