Ms. Anita Martin

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Ms. Anita Martin

Ms. Anita Martin

Adjunct Instructor, Counseling

M.A., Webster University
B.S., University of Central Arkansas

AniMartin@jbu.edu

Anita Martin earned a Master of Art in Counseling and a Master of Art in Human Resources Development from Webster University in St. Louis, MO. Currently, she is a doctoral student in the Counseling Education & Supervision program at Capella University. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor in Arkansas, Louisana, a Registered Play Therapist Supervisor, and a Registered Yoga Instructor. Ms. Martin has nearly 20 years of experience in the counseling field. She is the owner of private practice in Central Arkansas. Ms. Martin works with individuals suffering from anxiety, depression, trauma, attachment issues, focusing on maternal mental health in the African American community, relational conflict, and PTSD. As a Veteran, she provides counseling services to other Veterans and First Responders and volunteers with ARLEAP. She is a Certified EMDR Therapist CIT, a trained Brainspotter, and a Registered Sandtray Therapist, who utilize the techniques to assist her clients. Lastly, Ms. Martin assists her clients with self-regulation skills using yoga, learning the importance of practicing self-care, and positive affirmation to improve their self-esteem.

She is a member of the Association for Play Therapy, the American Counseling Association, and the Association for Counselors Education & Supervision. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family.