Stephanie Franks (student therapist)

Stephanie Franks is a dedicated student therapist set to graduate with her MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Capella University. Originally from Southern California, she now resides in Las Vegas, Nevada, with her husband, three sons and many pets. Stephanie’s counseling approach is rooted in empathy and a deep understanding of her clients’ unique circumstances. She employs a client-centered methodology, emphasizing individualized care and holistic support. As a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor with the State of Nevada, Stephanie used evidence-based practices to help individuals overcome employment challenges, integrating cognitive-behavioral techniques to foster resilience and positive change. Her previous experience with the Workforce Connections Board and Goodwill Industries of the Inland Northwest has honed her skills in case management, client advocacy, and job coaching. Stephanie’s ability to build trust and rapport with her clients has been instrumental in their personal and professional growth. Balancing her professional journey with her studies and family life, Stephanie is committed to making a meaningful impact in the field of mental health counseling. Her approach combines practical, evidence-based techniques with a genuine dedication to understanding and empowering her clients.