Mandy is a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) with more than 10 years experience working with adolescents and children in schools and in a residential treatment setting. She attended Baylor University where she received a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work and earned her Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Texas at Austin. She believes in the importance of building safe, trusting relationships with clients in order to facilitate healing and personal growth. Mandy is passionate about educational social work, trauma-informed practices, social justice, and equity in education. In her free time she enjoys live music, spending time with family and friends, the outdoors, and dancing.
Vida Clinic specializes in school-based mental health and provides a range of services that include individual, family, and group counseling; teacher training and consultation groups; school-wide workshops and trauma-informed culture building.