Sarah is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with five years of experience working with children, adolescents, and adults in various fields; such as child welfare, community mental health, substance abuse treatment, and residential psychiatric care. Sarah received a Bachelor of Social Work degree from Lamar University, and went on to pursue her Master of Science in Social Work from the University of Texas at Austin. In her practice, Sarah incorporates many evidenced-based techniques to best meet the needs of the individual, with emphasis on mindfulness and behavioral strategies. Her experience includes treatment of trauma, depression, anxiety, borderline personality disorder, substance use disorders, social problems, and grief/loss. Sarah is passionate about empowering others and creating a therapeutic relationship in which clients feel safe and heard. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, yoga, live music, reading, and being outdoors.
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.