Kayla earned a B.A. in Psychology from Southeastern Louisiana University, and recently received her MSW from Tulane School of Social Work. Before TSSW, she worked at a behavioral health facility for over 2 years. She completed a year-long field placement at Ochsner Medical Center's Psychiatry Department, where she gained direct practice experience through providing individual and group therapies to diverse populations, including individuals diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. Kayla is originally from the Northshore, and currently resides in New Orleans. She plans to pursue a LCSW, and possesses a sincere love of animals, flowers, and tacos. Kayla embraces the core values of social work: service, social justice, dignity and worth of the person, importance of human relationships, integrity, and competence. She is passionate about facilitating positive change and empowering others. To contact Kayla directly, please email her at email@example.com.