Anita is an experienced professional clinician who has worked in mental health since 2008. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work at Arizona State University. She then attended Grand Canyon University to obtain her Master’s in Professional Counseling. Anita has experience working with patients of all ages with a variety of mental health struggles. Anita started out as an SMI Case Manager while working on her Master’s. She worked in residential with SMI and substance abuse patients. Anita also worked in a psychiatric hospital helping adults and adolescents. She is passionate about helping individuals and families. Anita takes great pride and care in the work she does. Anita looks forward to coming to work every day at Core Recovery to help her patients accomplish their goals.
Anita moved to Arizona in 1979 from Oregon. She has 2 grown boys, and a grandchild. Anita loves spending time with family, and any time she can spend at the beach.