Tamara hails from VA, by way of NY and PA. She is a resident of Emerald Isle, NC and holds an MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, is a Licensed Clinical Addictions Specialist - Associate, and a Licensed Clinical Mental Healthl Counselor Associate in NC. She is a founder, partner, and therapist at Sagestone PLLC. She is also a founder and Acting Executive Director of The Agate Foundation.
Tam has a background in dance, movement, and art which she uses in an integrative approach with her experiential, trauma, and substance use/abuse training. Her prior work experience ranges from corporate business and restaurant management to teaching, counseling and extensive group work.
In addition to experience, she also brings a strong dedication to self-empowerment and healing arts. She serves diverse populations, including adults, adolescents, and families. Tam is also passionate about supporting community, inclusivity, and social justice.