Celia earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology-Christian Counseling from Liberty University. She is currently pursuing a Master of Arts degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Liberty University, with an expected graduation date in May 2024. She is a Counseling Intern working to complete her required hours and is under the supervision of Ilsa Araki, M.A., LPC-S, SEP, CFRC, NCC (LPC #5437), 1258 Brownswitch Rd. Suite C, Slidell, LA 70461 (985-661-0560).

Celia approaches counseling from an integrative perspective, combining different theories, ideas, and techniques depending upon the needs of each individual client. She has experience working with adolescents, adults, and groups presenting with anxiety, depression, grief and loss, and is a Certified SYMBIS facilitator. Celia believes that counseling is a collaborative effort, and counsels from a place of warmth and genuine acceptance.