Sarah is a Colorado native who was raised and nurtured by strong parents who faced many adversities, a Christ-centered church in the wholesome and often misjudged community of Montbello. Sarah’s diverse upbringing inspired her passion and drive to dive into community-based healing.
Director of Community Services & Engagement
BA in Arts
2016 - Graduated Bachelor of Arts in Arts
Sarah is a Colorado native who was raised and nurtured by strong parents who faced many adversities, a Christ-centered church in the wholesome and often misjudged community of Montbello. Sarah’s diverse upbringing inspired her passion and drive to dive into community-based healing. Her primary goal in life is to provide therapeutic healing through the modalities of Animal Assisted Therapy and Art therapy as she continues her current education in the clinical mental health field.
She currently works and resides in Denver with her tiny human and fur baby. They fill her cup daily with love, joy, frustrations, and above all happiness; that she could imagine no other way. Sarah is a God-fearing woman who places her values in family, connection, community, protecting our planet, animal and environmental rights, and interpersonal relationships. She is hopeful to continue to build on the Therapists of Color’s foundation and aid in creating spaces for diverse communities with intention.
Sarah is an experienced communication and administrative professional with a background in community engagement, building relationships, client care management, and intake services. All with the goal of ensuring clients have an overall positive experience. Sarah has a passion for serving her community with dignity and respect no matter their background or walk in life.
I believe this life can be hard enough already, so why should have to do it alone? When we are supported and surrounded by communities or people who care the work that can be achieved through healing and growth is transformative. I know we are all capable of healing from past traumas or situations that have created barriers in our lives, and we do not have to be the product of situations. I hope humanity can continue to find community with one another and foster a love for mankind and the Earth's inhabitants.
“The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.” ~ Gandhi
Your human capacity is limitless when you are empowered to be in control of your life. At the Therapist of Color Collaborative, you will be partnered with a professional to give you the encouragement you need to unlock your healing process and begin your journey.
All of your work in therapy is grounded in an approach centered around your person and is focused on moving you beyond what has held you back.
Let us help you get this journey started!