School Based Behavioral Health Liaison
Mikayla Owen is a native of Morristown, TN. She obtained her BSW with a minor in psychology from King University in 2020 and her MSSW from the University of Tennessee College of Social Work in 2022. She will be working on obtaining her clinical licensure for the state of Tennessee soon and has a vast social service related background with a diverse clientele.. She has a heart for serving others and creating lasting change on multiple levels and eagerly brings various professional and personal experiences to the table. Her main passion lies in providing grief and bereavement services. She studied Veterinary Social Work at UTK and is excited to incorporate Animal Assisted Interventions into our community and is working on obtaining her animal loss grief counselor support certification with hopes of starting a support group in the area. She uses an integrative collaborative and strengths based approach to meet clients where they are at and build a therapeutic relationship to walk alongside them in their individual journeys.