Martina Simmons-Edwards is a counseling intern who is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology at Temple University. She is also a proud of alumna of Spelman College. She has previous experience in Ecosystemic Structural Family Therapy (ESFT) and has had the pleasure of providing in-home mental health services. Martina’s humanistic/person-centered approach to counseling emphasizes the power that exists within each individual to live at their best. Martina believes compassion and empathetic listening creates a space for clients to feel safe, centered and understood. She enjoys her role in the growth and healing of each individual and family she works with.