I have worked with Families in Crisis for over 30 years. Born in Mississippi, i was raised in Louisiana but have lived in Alabama for over 30 years. I obtained my degree in Creative Writing at the University of South Alabama and a Master's of Social Work degree from the University of Alabama. I am a licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker with a passion on helping families heal from childhood trauma and helping other professionals to recognize and treat trauma in families. I currently reside in Birmingham.