Paula is a fully licensed social worker with a background in children and family mental health services. She earned her Bachelor of Social Work from Eastern Michigan University in 2005, and her Master of Social Work from Florida Gulf Coast University in 2009. She has worked for Pine Rest since 2015.
Prior to joining Pine Rest, Paula’s professional experience included: assessment, case work, foster care, and school social work. Her clinical interests include: anxiety, anger, ADHD, Adjustment Disorders, Child Behavior, Depression, Family Issues, Teen Issues, Foster care, child trauma, self-harm, sexual abuse, LGBT+, gender identify, and PTSD.