Joanna is a Clinical Mental Health Intern, working towards completing her degree at Regent University. She is especially interested in treating clients with work-related stress, compassion fatigue, depression, and anxiety.
Originally from Malaysia, Joanna grew up in Virginia Beach, and considers it her home. Citing an avid interest in learning about people and behavior, she received her B.S. in Psychology from Regent in 2015, and is working towards an M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Her passion revolves around the belief that no one should get through anything alone, and that counseling is a great way to unlearn defeating thoughts and move forward in a healthier way. Outside of counseling, her interests include music, film/tv, writing, drawing, and reading.
Joanna offers pro-bono no cost services, or special sliding scale services to clients without insurance or with hardships.