Monica is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), received her Masters of Education in Counseling from Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri. 

Monica has 15 years of experience in the mental health field working in private practice, residential treatment centers and agency counseling. She was also a high school Guidance Counselor for three years and greatly enjoyed working with the students.  These experiences have given her the opportunity to work with all ages and many different issues.  She quickly found her passion is in counseling children, teens and young adults.  Monica began her private practice in 2011 in Jefferson City, Missouri and moved to Chillicothe, Missouri in 2014.  Monica is focusing on accomplishing her dream of opening Sol Oasis: Mind, Body & Spirit.

Monica’s areas of specialties include:

  • Play Therapy

  • Depression and anxiety

  • Parent Coaching

  • Adjustment issues

  • Stress Management

  • Grief and loss

Monica is an approved supervisor in Missouri for counselors in training and provisionally licensed professional counselors (PLPC’s).  She is also a member of the American Counseling Association (ACA), Association for Play Therapy (APT) and the Missouri Association for Play Therapy (MAPT).



Elizabeth is a Licensed Professional Counselor with over 10 years of experience in the mental health field. She earned a Masters of Education in Guidance and Counseling from Northwest Missouri State University and an Education Specialist in Human Services, Guidance & Counseling from University of Central Missouri. She has worked in the public school system as a guidance counselor, in private practice, a university counseling & career center, and in community agency counseling. These settings have given her the opportunity to work with individuals from age 3 to adult with various issues. Elizabeth has experience working with domestic violence and sexual assault survivors.  She has worked extensively with children and adolescents. She holds a certification in play therapy from MidAmerica Nazarene University and is a Registered Play Therapist. Elizabeth is also a Nationally Board Certified Counselor.

Elizabeth’s areas of specialty include:

  • Child Centered Play Therapy

  • Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Survivors

  • Depression & Anxiety

  • Stress Management

  • Adjustment Issues

  • School Issues

  • Positive Parenting Strategies

  • Career Counseling

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