Credentials

I believe that everybody has the right to live a fulfilling life, and that everybody deserves access to quality mental healthcare.  My goal is to facilitate growth, healing, and the development and maintenance of authentic and loving relationships.

If you’d like to learn a little more about my personal background and what led me to a career in counseling, please check out this article published by VoyageATL.

My Credentials:

  •     I received my Bachelor’s of Sociology and my Bachelor’s of Women’s Studies  from Georgia State University in 2011.
  •     I received my Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Mercer University in 2016.
  •     I am a National Certified Counselor (NCC.)
  •     I started my third year as a Licensed Associate Professional Counselor (LAPC) in February of 2019. License number: APC005910
  •     I have been a part of the BDSM, LGBTQ, and polyamorous communities for 9 years.
  •     I have volunteered with organizations including Food not Bombs, Women’s Actions for New Directions (WAND), 9 to 5 Working Women, Georgia Latina Alliance for Human Rights (GLAHR,) Freedom University, Students and Workers in Solidarity at Emory University, and Cop Watch. I also founded a completely volunteer-run organization: Kelli’s Childcare Collective of Atlanta (KCCA) in 2010 and directed it until 2013. I have been passionate about organizing for the rights of marginalized communities for 12 years.

“Two or three things I know for sure, and one of them is that if we are not beautiful to each other, we cannot know beauty in any form.” ― Dorothy Allison