Terri joined the Grove staff in 2016 as the Director of the Health Center. She attended the University of Saint Joseph, where she received her master’s degree in nursing and is board certified as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and is a member of the Sigma Theta Tau National Honor Society. Terri is a dynamic voice for the important role regular stress management plays in maintaining health and well-being. In addition to her master’s degree in nursing, she holds a master’s degree in Integrative Health and Healing from the Graduate Institute and is also a licensed massage therapist.
Utilizing her unique background she integrates the art, heart, and science of good health and the value of a holistic perspective in healthcare today. Terri has trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy at the Beck Institute, Motivational interviewing at the Health Education and Training Institute and Stress Management and Resilience Training at Harvard and The Benson-Henry Institute as well as Paramount Wellness Institute. She utilizes a variety of therapeutic interventions such as HeartMath, mindfulness, auricular acupuncture, therapeutic drumming and CranioSacral therapy to work with clients in helping them achieve their individual wellness goals.
Terri is also a member of the clinical team at Grove providing medication management and therapy. Her nursing career spans 27 years with experience in a variety of areas including pediatric and adolescent medicine, pediatric oncology, clinical research and general psychiatry and addiction psychiatry with adolescents and adults at Straun Health and Wellness where she maintains a part time position. Terri is excited to be part of a community that encourages creativity and shares her holistic perspective in treating adolescents and young adults. Terri enjoys the arts, reading, hiking and traveling with her husband and 3 children.