Deatrice Green is the MESH, Inc. Secretary. She was born, raised, and currently resides in New Orleans, LA where she owns Aspire to Empower Counseling Services, LLC. Deatrice received a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Xavier University and a Master of Health Sciences degree in Rehabilitation Counseling from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center. Currently, she attends University of Holy Cross where she is pursuing a Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision.
While Deatrice’s clients are primarily adults, she is skilled in working with families and is available to counsel young children and adolescents. As a Registered Play Therapist Supervisor who has worked within the New Orleans school system, Deatrice is very experienced counseling young children, adolescents, and their families. She has facilitated process and educational groups and many community and parent engagement activities in order to provide families with the necessary resources for becoming and remaining self-sufficient. Deatrice is also a skilled crisis manager.