Changes Recovery Counseling LLC is an independently owned and operated counseling agency that specializes in anger management and substance abuse services. We are nationally certified to provide anger management services that includes classes as well as corporate and individual services. Services can be tailored to meet the need of the client. We provide substance abuse counseling by state licensed and experienced counselors. Substance Abuse services available include group, individual and assessment services. Outpatient and Intensive Outpatient services are available. We can also accommodate in house mental health services that includes assessment, individual and group therapy. Our purpose is to offer more comprehensive services that enrich the lives of individuals in our community. We provide DUI assessments and impulse control classes.
I obtained my Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of Pittsburgh in 2007 with a specialization in social science, psychology and sociology. I earned a Master of Science Degree in Law and Public Policy from California University of Pennsylvania in 2012. Over the past 10 years my professional experience includes mental health, behavior management, psychosocial rehabilitation and substance abuse counseling. I have worked with all populations from young children, and adolescents, to adults and the aging population. Additionally, I have
experience with Court ordered clients, Clients on Probation/Parole, and clients referred by social service agencies. My goal is to provide a high quality of care to our rural community clients and partners and establish a standard of excellence in counseling our under-served population.
I earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from UNLV with a major in Criminal Justice and a minor in Human Services. I am a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC) in the state of Nevada with over eight years of experience in addictions. I am a Nationally Certified Anger Management Specialist II (CAMS II) with professional experience in working with children, juveniles and adults. I have a professional background of working with individuals in a variety of settings to include substance abuse treatment, mental health, domestic violence, probation departments and school settings. I have over 10 years of group facilitation skills. I am currently working towards my Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Capella University. My overall goal is to assist individuals to reach their fullest potential to lead productive lives.
I obtained a Bachelor of Science in Human Services/Management from University of Phoenix in 2006. I completed my Masters of Science in Counseling Marriage, Family and Child Therapy Degree in 2017. I am a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor and was Certified as Supervisor of Alcohol and Drug Counselor Interns in 2018. I have worked as support staff for a residential substance abuse facility and as a case manager. Professionally, I have held positions as support staff, case manager, intake/assessment counselor, and Assistant Director of a 56 bed men's residential facility. I acquired my Marriage and Family Therapist Intern License June 2018. I am a co-credentialed therapist who has worked in the behavioral health field for more than 12 years. My passion is to help individuals who struggle with substance use or have mental health diagnosis' to live their best life managing life on life's terms.
We are the only organization in Nye County that is nationally certified through NAMA (National Anger Management Association). Verify anytime on their website https://nama.memberclicks.net/
All counselors are based locally in Pahrump
We offer court clients a full set of 26 weeks of anger management classes to be held once weekly in one-hour increments.
We offer individual sessions that can be tailored to specific anger management problems.
We truly enjoy helping our participants grow and experience breakthroughs that create positive changes in their lives