Heather received her master’s degree in social work from Portland State University in 1990. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Idaho and Oregon. She has lived in Ontario, Oregon since 1994, practicing in medical and mental health settings prior to coming to Adams County Health Center. She enjoys working with people of all ages to support their emotional wellness and personal growth using a variety of techniques, including cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness, solution-focused, and person-centered therapy modalities. She is also a yoga teacher and has received advanced training in mind-body medicine through the Center for Mind-Body Medicine. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, quilting, knitting, yoga, and outdoor activities.