Rachel is a dedicated professional with a strong educational background, holding both a Bachelors and a Master of Social Work from Gallaudet University. Fluent in both American Sign Language (ASL) and English, she provides counseling services that cater to the diverse needs of individuals who are DeafBlind, Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Deaf+, Blind, and those experiencing progressive vision loss. As a compassionate counselor, Rachel establishes a secure and supportive environment for individuals seeking assistance with challenges such as depression, anxiety, and vision loss. She is committed to empowering her clients, recognizing the importance of meeting them where they are, and equipping them with the necessary tools to attain their goals. Rachel’s therapeutic approaches are rooted in evidence-based practices, incorporating Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness techniques, and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). Her holistic approach reflects a genuine dedication to helping individuals navigate their unique journeys toward improved mental health and well-being.