Master of Arts, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, 2014
University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology & Family Services
Minor in Women’s & Gender Studies, 2011
University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA



Anxiety, Depression, Life Transitions, Stress Management


Leona has experience working with individuals, including adults, adolescents, and children. She has experience working with anxiety, depression, grief, survivors of childhood sexual abuse, and life transitions. Leona strives to provide a safe and compassionate space where people can be heard, understood, and heal.

Leona utilizes her educational experience and training in mental health counseling, sand tray, and play therapy to collaborate for improved wellness and mental health. She works with people to set attainable goals to live a meaningful life with growth and empowerment.