Paige is a licensed master’s social worker and licensed master’s addictions counselor. She earned his master’s degree in social work from the University of Kansas. She has worked with a myriad of populations suffering from mental health issues in a variety of settings including working in the hospital systems for two years prior to joining the team here at Professional Renewal Center. She is approved by the State of Kansas to complete drug and alcohol assessments. These evaluations include making diagnostic determinations and appropriate levels of care based on ASAM and KCPC criteria. Paige has years of experience working with addictions to alcohol, opiates as well as other substances and understands the impact that addiction can have on owns professional as well as their personal life. She has specialized training in motivational interviewing and continues to look for ways to increase motivation in those she is working with. Paige enjoys looking for creative ways to engage clients in the treatment process and encourages clients to identify strengths as well as creativity in their lives in order to find balance and stress relief.