Mental Health Clinician – Adolescents & Young Adults


I am a Master’s Degree level counselor in training who is dedicated to building a successful therapeutic relationship with clients but more importantly with adolescents and young adults. I believe in being an advocate for my clients by helping them be successful in overcoming barriers, reaching their fullest potential, and creating a safe space for themselves and their loved ones. Experience includes (but not limited to), anxiety, depression, stress-related issues, and peer pressure.

Educational Background:

  • Master’s Degree in CMH from National Louis University
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology for Argosy University
  • I have worked as a mentor/coach for adolescents and young adults, in addition to outreach in the community.


  • Anxiety/Stress
  • Adolescents/Young Adults
  • LGBTQ+
  • Peer Pressure

Community Outreach:

  • Metro of Tampa Bay
  • Boys & Girls Club of Suncoast
  • LFCC Teen Mentor

The content on this site is for informational purposes only and is not meant to be a substitute for psychological, medical, legal or other professional advice, diagnosis or treatment. For issues concerning mental health, you are invited to schedule an appointment with Dr. East or her team. S.M.I.L.E. is focused on assisting individuals and families with many challenges from, overcoming everyday stressors, to healing from traumatic events.

Copyright by SMILE 2021. All rights reserved. Powered by: