Colleen joined Family Dynamics as a practicum student in October 2019. Colleen grew up in northern California and enjoys living in the Redding area. She got a Bachelor of Science degree in Communication Disorders from Biola University, and spent many years working with children and adults with developmental disabilities. Through her work and life experiences she discovered a passion for counseling and mental health. She is currently working on her Master of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology at Simpson University. Colleen is passionate about creating a safe environment for individuals to grow, find freedom, and learn to thrive in their every day lives.