Laura is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Registered Play Therapist. She received Master of Science and Education Specialist degrees in Professional Counseling from Georgia State University. Additionally, Laura has received post-graduate training in Play Therapy, Child Parent Relationship Therapy, and Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Since 2010 Laura has served children and families in a variety of settings including children's hospitals, public schools, and Children's Advocacy Centers.
Laura's specialties are play therapy and parent-child relationships. She serves children and families coping with adjustment to life changes, grief and loss, anxiety, trauma, and depression. Laura offers individual, family, and play therapy for children ages 3-17, in her Buckhead, Atlanta office. She also offers parent consultations, trainings, and workshops. Laura has presented on topics including positive discipline and child abuse prevention to area schools, churches, and neighborhood parent groups.