Samantha is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) and a Masters graduate from Lesley University in Expressive Arts Therapy and Mental Health Counseling. She has dedicated her career to children and adolescents.
As a certified yoga instructor Samantha is passionate about the mind/body connection – spreading wellness and recovery through yoga, art, movement, music and drama.
She utilizes creative directives for the group process in which each participant can express themselves individually and interact with other members of the group – creating a cohesive dynamic.
Samantha works with children struggling with mental health disorders, intellectual and developmental delays, and with teens struggling with dual diagnoses.
Samantha has facilitated art groups in acute settings as well as holding individual clinical therapy sessions at Hartford Hospital, Dana Farber, McLean Psychiatric Hospital and as a clinician within a local Residential Program.
Samantha is an adaptable group counselor whose contagious enthusiasm helps young clients feel included, comfortable and understood.