Sam’s clients describe her as compassionate, positive, fun, and easy to talk to.
Her therapy style is collaborative. She aims to form a partnership with clients to empower them in facilitating change.
Sam received her Masters Degree in Clinical Counseling from Winebrenner Theological Seminary. She obtained her Bachelors of Science in Social Work from the University of Findlay. Sam comes to Willow Center with experience working in a variety of settings such as community mental health, crisis intervention, foster care, residential facilities, and schools. Sam has seen a variety of individuals but has a passion for working with children, adolescents and young adults.
Sam is comfortable working with clients who are experiencing anxiety, anger, grief, depression, struggles with adjustment, behavioral dysregulation, ADHD, and those who are LGBTQIA+. Sam takes a solution focused, strengths based approach that is tailored to the needs of her clients. Her goal is to provide a safe, non-judgmental space for her clients to heal and grow.