A masters graduate of Loma Linda University with a specialization in child welfare, Kanita has 9 years of experience in professional social work dedicated to empowerment and enhancing quality of life for cross-cultural individuals and families through applying her extensive range of social work specialties. Throughout her career Kanita has been exposed to helping an array of children and families with different obstacles to overcome including: teen pregnancy, attachment, school problems, divorce, depression, trauma, anxiety, chronic mental illness, and abuse. Kanita is particularly interested to helping others grow and develop along their life journeys. She endeavors to provide a supportive therapeutic, learning environment in which clients may become empowered and move towards a greater “quality of life.” To this end, Kanita continues to develop her to develop her knowledge, skills, and abilities continually pursuing educational endeavors in order to assist her youth L.I.F.E. (Live Independently for Eternity).