About Laura Harris, MS, LCMHC
Laura focuses on creating an emotionally safe space where her clients can thrive. She sees her job as a provider as similar to the role of a gardener: a living being can only grow to be their most beautiful self with lots of support and nurturing. Problems typically arise when the environment no longer supports their growth. With practicality and compassion, Ms. Harris enjoys supporting people through the process of self-discovery and improvement. With honed communication skills, she has a keen ability to assess problematic behaviors or cycles of action that lead to unwanted outcomes. She partners with her clients to identify these issues and create a tailored, holistic plan to realize their goals.
Education & Certification
Ms. Harris earned her Master of Science in Counseling and Community Agency from Missouri State University in Springfield, MO. Her master’s thesis explored the relationship between racial identity, self-esteem and discrimination among African Americans. She received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Tuskegee University in Tuskegee, AL.
“Laura Harris is such an amazing, smart, professional person and I feel very lucky to have such a great person to help me. Highly suggest Laura, she will not only make you laugh when you need but is so supportive and just a great individual.” ~ B.H.
- Adjustment Disorder
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
- Eating Disorder
- LGBTQ Population