CATRINA P. MILLER, NASW Board Member, MSW
Catrina attended Pikes Peak Community College (PPCC) where she received her Associates of Applied Science (AAS) degree as a social services technician with a certificate of achievement in case management with a minor in anthropology in 2002. She later attended Colorado Technical University (CTU) where she obtained her bachelor’s degree in criminal justice, graduating Summa Cum Laude in August 2006. After that, Catrina attended the University of Southern California (USC) in 2014 and earned a Master of Social Work (MSW) degree with a minor in military & family. She also holds professional certificates in crime scene investigation (June 2006), law enforcement skills (March 2006), legal studies and court process (June 2006). Her achievements also include two consecutive nominations for the National Dean’s List for academic excellence.
Catrina has worked with a diverse population which includes adolescents, adults and elderly. Her field of expertise include major depression disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), oppositional defiant disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and bipolar disorder. Catrina specializes in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), solution-focused therapy, trauma-focused therapy, life skills coaching and much more. She sometimes uses unconventional methods which prove to be highly effective with teens and adolescents. She is committed to seeing the patients become resilient and self-sufficient using the tools that have been provided.
Catrina is a certified medication aide in Virginia and a qualified mental health professional who specializes with children in Virginia. She is working towards to become a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW).