LAC, MS, EdS, CYT
Rachel’s therapeutic philosophy is built around embracing individual strengths and discovering ways to help individuals live meaningful and authentic lives. Rachel works with clients struggling with anxiety, depression, and ASD and ADHD. As a licensed counselor under the supervision of William Symes, LPC, Rachel is equipped to help you work toward your self-determined goals and objectives throughout counseling. Her in-depth supervision provides invaluable insight from William's 45+ years of clinical expertise in the field, allowing for each of her clients' specific needs to be met during counseling. Rachel holds Master of Science and Education Specialist degrees in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Harding University, where she served as the assistant editor-in-chief at the Journal of Graduate Education Research and was a member of the Chi Sigma Iota Honors Society. She received her B.A. from the University of Arkansas in Psychology with a minor in Philosophy. Rachel has research experience in social psychology, neuroscience, and the intersection of mental health and diet, in which she has published original research. In her free time, Rachel loves spending time with her family outside, rock climbing, and getting into other adventures.