Stephanie earned her Masters Degree in Social Work from the University of Vermont in 2000 and became a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in 2002. She is certified through Prodoula as a Postpartum Doula. Stephanie has completed Postpartum Support International’s 3-day Advanced Perinatal Mental Health training. She is certified in First Aid and CPR by The American Red Cross and certified in Trust Based Relational Intervention -an attachment based, trauma-informed model of parenting.
Stephanie has been working as a clinician in Vermont since 1998 and has experience in domestic and international adoption and supporting families around pregnancy related loss and infertility. She has specialized in perinatal mental health, difficult pregnancies, postpartum planning, processing birth stories, body image, goal setting, self-esteem and changes around identity once becoming a parent. She enjoys working with individuals, couples and families. Stephanie has experience facilitating support groups that can be a compassionate environment for members to receive and provide emotional support.