Missy, a licensed professional counselor, holds a Master of Arts degree in Mental Health Counseling from Campbell University and a Bachelor's degree in Human Geography from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She completed a three-year post graduate residency in spiritually integrated psychotherapy from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. Missy is available to counsel adolescents, adults, and couples with a variety of needs, with specific experience and training in trauma, depression, anxiety, grief and loss, stress management, career planning, sexual identity, eye movement desensitization reprocessing (EMDR), and spiritually-integrated psychotherapy, including incorporation of Reiki into counseling. Missy completed the LGBTQ Academy Certificate from the American Counseling Association. Missy has a background in development, as well as higher education and continues to be passionate about working with college and graduate students. Her professional interests include health equity, rural mental health, women's health, and the intersection of faith and sexuality. She is currently furthering her training as a FaithHealth Fellow through Wake Forest Baptist Health, as well as the Addressing Health Disparities Leadership Program through the National Council for Behavioral Health. Missy serves clients at our Erwin center and Wake County branch. Click here to contact Missy via email.