Kiera is currently a Registered Mental Health Counseling Intern working at Harmony Mental Health and Behavioral Services. She received her Bachelors of Science Degree in Sociology from Stetson University in Deland, Florida. Kiera has extensive experience working with the severe and persistently mentally ill population, providing intense psychotherapeutic services in the clinic and community settings. Throughout her professional career, Kiera has been given the opportunity to be an active member of the Osceola County Mental Health Advisory Board and to participate on the Florida Counseling Association’s Ethical Violation Board. In addition, she has received training in Trauma Informed Care, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Suicide Prevention, Co-occurring Disorders and Baker Act Training. Finally, she is currently an active member of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, The American Mental Health Counselors Association, The American Counseling Association, The National Association of Professional Women, Specialist in Group Work and Chi Sigma Iota.
While providing an array of mental health counseling and other psychotherapeutic services to persons and families served by Harmony Mental Health and Behavioral Services, she is also the Assistant Program Director for a reputable mental health agency located in Kissimmee, Florida where she has received extensive experience in the areas of substance abuse in dually diagnosed adults. Her expertise in the areas of social services, group counseling, individual counseling, behavior modification, substance abuse, personality disorders and more; equips her to work on Harmony’s interdisciplinary team where passion and excellence is required.