Joy is a Licensed Professional Counselor who has worked for eight plus years in the mental health field in both Oregon and Arizona. Joy has worked with a variety of adults, families, children and couples with varying degrees of mental health disorders and addictions. Her experience includes both inpatient (hospitals and Residential locked facilities) and outpatient settings.
Prior to becoming a Mental Health Therapist, Joy worked as an HR Generalist for 15-years at a Manufacturing Facility. In addition, she has 20-years as a board member of a family foundation working extensively with nonprofit agencies. Joy has helped aid social, educational and other charitable activities through grant making.
Specialties: Severe and Persistent Mental Illness, Crisis, Trauma, Teenagers, Couples & Families, Grief-Therapy, Life Transitions, Anxiety Disorders, Depression, Coping Skills, PTSD, Relationship concerns/challenges, Divorce, Anger Management, Adjustment Disorders, Coping skills, Abuse (sexual, physical, emotional, victim), Phobias and Stress management
"My greatest passion is bringing healing to people who have sustained trauma in their lives. Helping individuals intrinsically find their passion in life to grow and make healthy changes, gain self-love and awareness within".