Ms. Mader works clinically with adolescents, adults, couples and families and welcomes to her practice members of the LGBTQ communities. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at the University of North Carolina Wilmington and a Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at the University of North Carolina Charlotte where she was an Honor’s student and served as the Wellness Chair for UNCC’s chapter of Chi Sigma Iota, an international honor society of counseling professionals and counselors-in-training dedicated to excellence in scholarship, research. and clinical practice. As a couples counselor, Ms. Mader is certified in Level 1 Gottman approach, a nationally respected model of couples therapy. Located at our Myers Park/Park Road office, she accepts Aetna and Blue Cross/Blue Shield insurance.