Clinical Mental Health Counselor
Amy is a Clinical Mental Health Counselor who comes to Cascade with a
passion for assisting teens in their freedom from self-judgment and
anxiety. Amy graduated from Florida State University with a combined
Master of Science/Education Specialist Degree in Clinical Mental Health
in 2014. Since that time, she has worked with teens and families in a
variety of treatment settings, including outpatient, day treatment and
acute hospitalization. Amy’s clinical approaches are primarily centered
in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy. It
is her mission at Cascade Academy to ensure that every teen feels safe,
understood and celebrated so that they may go on to embrace life with
courage and joy!
When not at work, Amy enjoys spending time with her family, including
her partner Mike and their Aussiedoodle, Rudy GoDog. A native Conch
(from the Florida Keys), Amy enjoys getting any time in the outdoors and
connecting with others through mutual love of nature.