Makayla has always been passionate about helping others, and through her roles as an intake clinician and postgraduate fellow, she is able to create a nurturing and empathic environment to support others as they navigate through mental health challenges. Makayla graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Psychology before furthering her studies, then obtaining a Master’s degree in counseling from the University of Houston. During her final year of graduate school, Makayla completed a yearlong internship with Ethos Wellness.
As an intake clinician, Makayla is honored to be a part of one of the first steps of an individual’s healing journey. She recognizes that it takes courage for individuals to seek counseling and she is committed to walking alongside them on their path to healing. While working with clients individually, Makayla utilizes an integrative client-centered approach by tailoring her therapeutic process to suit each individual’s unique needs and fostering a trusting therapeutic relationship.
In her free time, Makayla enjoys traveling, watching classic tv shows and movies, and spending time with family and friends.