Multi-state Licensed Professional Counselor and author. Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CAADC) Georgia, Certified Mental Health Counselor (CCMHC) Georgia, National Certified Counselor with the National Board of Counselors, Licensed Mental Health Counselor (Florida), and a Masters Level Certified Addiction Professional (MCAP) Florida. In her practice, she offers individual therapy, family therapy, substance counseling, substance Abuse education hours and life -coaching. She does this by addressing needs in various cultures with a focus on the African American community. Some of the needs addressed may fall into one of the following categories: ADHD, ADD, Borderline Personality Disorder, Inner Child Healing, Trauma therapy, Anxiety, Major Depressive Disorder, and Emotional Disturbance. When it comes to life-coaching, the hope is to increase self-awareness through positive affirmations and self-acceptance. She has an online Substance Abuse Training Certification School for the state of Georgia. Through her work Monique’s desire is to spread a message of hope and compassion to all.