Natalie graduated from Columbia University with a Masters in Social Work in 2003. In addition, she has Bachelor’s degrees in Psychology and Sociology from the University of Utah. She has extensive experience in working with addiction and dependency issues and helping families navigate substance abuse recovery together. She has worked in a variety of settings including residential treatment for adolescents, outpatient mental health clinics, and substance abuse treatment programs. She has experience working with couples, families, and individuals with depression and anxiety and those experiencing difficult life events. Natalie enjoys teaching and has presented workshops and trainings at numerous companies. Natalie enjoys using a motivational interviewing and solution focused, positive psychology approach to help individuals improve their self-confidence and increase personal happiness. In her personal time, Natalie enjoys spending time with her family traveling, playing games, and going to concerts..