Licensed Professional Counselor
Maria is an LPC who graduated with her undergraduate degree in anthropology and psychology from Ohio University and her master's in clinical mental health counseling at the University of Denver. She is passionate about promoting whole body wellness and healing. Considering her training as a certified yoga instructor, she values a holistic approach working to strengthen the mind-body connection through somatic practices like yoga, breathing exercises, and mindfulness.
Her goal is to support her clients in discovering or reconnecting with their authenticity. In doing so, she works to build an open, collaborative, and inclusive space to ensure healthy positive growth for her clients. Maria believes that everyone has the ability to grow and thrive by finding their voice and taking control of their lives.
She has experience working with clients suffering from trauma, body image issues, depression, anxiety, identity development, LGBTQ considerations, grief, relationship issues, and abuse.
*Ms. Casa is licensed by the Counselor, Social Worker, Marriage & Family Therapist Board and is supervised by Sarah Mediatore LPCC-S. Both licenses can be verified on this website: https://elicense.ohio.gov