Stephanie earned her Master of Social Work (MSW) degree from the University of Denver and is a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) in both Kansas and Missouri. She welcomes people of all needs and backgrounds on their mental health journey, however she has a particular interest in working with individuals impacted by cancer and other forms of chronic illness/injury. Prior to joining Ellie, Stephanie worked for several years at the University of Kansas Cancer Center, University of Colorado Cancer Center, and Craig Hospital using a strengths-based, person-in-environment approach informed by Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT). She believes the therapeutic experience is a collaborative endeavor unique to the individual. Her treatment plans are tailored to meet the needs of each client’s distinct situation and goals. It takes courage to reach out for support, and Stephanie is eager to work with you to create meaningful, lasting change in your life.