Amy has received her Bachelor’s Degree from Maryville University completing a double major in Psychology and Sociology. She went on to complete her Masters degree in Social Work at Saint Louis University.
Amy has more than 16 years of experience providing individual and family counseling to children, teens and families. She is a Licensed Therapist, as well as a Registered Play Therapist-Supervisor. Amy received her Master’s Degree in Social Work from St. Louis University in 2002 and has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Sociology from Maryville University. Amy is currently employed as the Executive Director at Healing Hearts Grief Support. Previously, she was the Lead Educational Support Counselor for the Wentzville School District. Prior, she was the Senior Director of Counseling Services at Youth In Need, where she developed one of the largest teams of therapist in the region.
Amy has over 14 years of experience providing clinical supervision to new therapists and students. She provides a supervision experience that is strengths-based, thorough and supportive, with an emphasis on self-care and self-awareness. Amy will walk along-side you and guide you as you develop your style and approach to working with the particular population that you serve. She will emphasize the importance of being trauma-informed, increasing awareness around issues of diversity, equity and inclusion, as well as being client-centered. Amy has in-depth knowledge of local funders, fee-for-service billing and the demands that new therapists face working in the non-profit sector and area schools. You can expect to feel listened to, understood and respected – while also being challenged to step out on your learning edge and develop clinically over the course of your supervision experience.
Previous supervisee reviews can be found on her website at amybrowncounseling.com