Nicole’s philosophy of counseling involves the client’s journey through self-exploration and self-awareness while being the facilitator of that journey and creating a safe environment for their journey. Her unconditional positive regard for clients ensures they are seen and heard while she implements concepts from an ecological, and relational cultural lens. Nicole is passionate about working with adolescents, young adults, and men and women who have experienced trauma and suffer from anxiety and depression. As a Professional School Counselor, Nicole has experience working with middle school students diagnosed with Anxiety, Depression, PTSD, ADHD, and OCD. She is also interested in exploring issues faced by the LGBTQIA+ community.