Andrea Lauritzen holds two bachelor degrees: English Literature w/ a Child Development minor and Family Studies, both from Weber State University. She is currently progressing in a Master of Social Work degree with the expected graduation date of spring 2018. She is a published author, Licensed Massage Therapist and Therapeutic Bodyworker, CranioSacral Therapist, and has many years of experience working with individuals in crisis. Her goals are to obtain her LCSW by 2020, work as an instructor in Higher Education, provide healing workshops, and offer trauma and ACEs education to the community. Her efforts in private practice as an Integrative BodyPschotherapist -- combining her years of complimentary healing practices with the psychotherapy of her education - - will include children, trauma recovery and resiliency, and single adult relationship enhancement. Her highest achievement in life is to know she has made a positive difference in the lives of others as they strive to heal the hurts of their past and create a brighter future for themselves and those they love.