Cassandra will be graduating with her Master's in Clinical Counseling in March of 2021. She comes to Hearts and Hands with a history of working in mental health and drug and alcohol rehabilitation. Her other education background includes a Bachelor's in Psychology from Sacramento State and a PhD in Psychology from University of Queensland.
Cassandra brings to the Hearts and Hands team a passion for working with LGBTQ+ individuals, as well as working with trauma and substance abuse issues. She approaches each individual with empathy and meets them where they are. Cassandra uses trauma informed, emotion based, and solution focused approaches.
When not working, Cassandra enjoys hiking, reading, and spending time with her family and pets.