As an experienced clinical mental health therapist, Charryse offers over 20 years of experience serving as a counselor, consultant, and educator. She holds a B.A. in Human Development, an M.A. in Professional Counseling, and is currently pursuing her PhD in Counseling Psychology. She is a strong community advocate and has been a contributor on local radio, social media, local news outlets, and documentaries and is passionate about reducing the stigma around mental health. Charryse enjoys shopping, yoga, cycling, and time spent with family. She and her husband Randy have been happily married for over 22 years and have two children, Cierra and R.J. Charryse considers her role as wife and mother to be her greatest accomplishments.