Amanda received both her undergraduate and graduate degrees in social work from NMSU, having graduated with a Master’s of social work in 2011. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor. She is also a certified EMDR therapist. She has 8 years of experience working with almost all social and psychological issues, serving primarily adolescents to the elderly. She specializes in treating substance abuse problems, complex trauma and PTSD, family and couples issues, and serving LGBT clients. Amanda believes in a holistic and integrative approach that involves healing of core issues to lead clients to experiencing a more meaningful and joyful life.