Kayla is in her final year of the Master’s in Social Work program at Portland State University. She is currently a clinical social work associate at the Center for Student Health & Counseling at PSU, where she offers psychotherapy and counseling services.

Kayla is passionate about alternative education, holistic approaches to social healing, the arts, community organizing, and sustainability. Kayla has several years of teaching experience in various early childhood education environments, and in clinical mental health settings facilitating yoga, art, music, somatic, and mindfulness therapies.