Hi, I'm Ta'Nia (she/her)
Discover empowerment and self-liberation with me. I am committed to guiding diverse communities, including Black individuals and the LGBTQIA+ community, through their unique journeys of healing and self-discovery.
Together, let's embark on a transformative path toward personal growth, lasting change, and authentic fulfillment.
MO PLPC License #2022048002
Provisionally Licensed Professional Counselor
Supervisor: Taquera Walker, LPC #2019029531
Available in-person & for telehealth in MO
Cultivating Empowerment and Healing: A Therapist Dedicated to Diverse Communities
As a therapist, my profound passion is to be a compassionate and empowering resource for individuals from diverse backgrounds, including Black, Brown, and minority communities, as well as those within the LGBTQIA+ community. Recognizing the value of representation and lived experience, I strive to be a source of support for those who've navigated similar paths, understanding the nuanced challenges posed by systemic oppression.
In my practice, I am wholeheartedly dedicated to nurturing healing and transformation, guiding individuals in my community toward empowerment and liberation on their healing and self-exploration journeys. I firmly believe in the incredible power of self-discovery and encourage my clients to seek meaning, purpose, and direction from within themselves.
My therapeutic approach emphasizes growth and personal agency, and I'm deeply committed to creating a space where clients feel genuinely supported and inspired to embrace vulnerability as a powerful catalyst for personal development. While I'm here to guide and assist, I equally emphasize the importance of client preparation and reflection outside the therapeutic space.
My ultimate goal is to empower clients to envision their desired selves beyond the therapy process and take active steps toward shaping their envisioned futures. Through our collaborative work, we can tackle emerging challenges, leading to profound personal growth and the realization of their goals.
Cultural competence and sensitivity are at the core of my practice, enabling the creation of a therapeutic environment that honors and respects individual identities and experiences. I'm honored to walk alongside my clients on their healing and self-discovery journeys. Together, we'll explore the depths of their inner worlds, uncover newfound strengths, and forge a path toward a more fulfilling and authentic life.
My commitment to their well-being extends far beyond the therapy room, as I aspire to be a steadfast support system for positive change in their lives. I eagerly anticipate working with clients who are prepared to invest in their growth, embrace vulnerability, and are ready to embrace their own power on the other side of therapy. Together, we will embark on a transformative journey that leads to enduring change and personal fulfillment.
Ready to embrace your journey of self-discovery, empowerment, and healing? Let's take the first step together. Contact me today to embark on a transformative therapeutic experience that will help you unlock your full potential and create a more fulfilling life.
Other Areas of Focus:
Anxiety | Depression | Teen Issues | Friendships & Relationships | Working with Black Teens & other POC | Therapy with Black Women | Navigating High School | Navigating College | Identity Exploration
Master of Science (M.S.), Counseling
Lindenwood University, St. Charles
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Liberal Studies
Southern Illinois University of Edwardsville (SIUE)
Social Services Coordinator
Child Enrichment Site Coordinator