Dani earned her Master’s in Psychology and Art Therapy from Antioch University Seattle in 2006. She is a licensed marriage and family therapist (LMFT), a registered Art Therapist (ATR), an approved Washington State supervisor, as well as a national member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT), and the American Art Therapy Association (AATA). She has close to 15 years of experience working with bereaved children, adults and families. During that time, she has worked for a local non-profit organization as the Director of Adult Programs.
Currently, she has a part-time private practice in downtown Seattle helping individuals, couples, and families explore and navigate a range of emotional and behavioral issues, as they adjust to significant changes created by trauma, loss and grief. She began teaching at AUS in 2012 and is very passionate about learning and transforming through connection in community, sharing what she has experienced as a clinician, learning from a talented and diverse AUS student-body and embraces the continuing gifts of compassion, growth, and change.