Mikayla Sowell M.A., LAC


Mikayla is a Licensed Associate Counselor (LAC) and a National Certified Counselor (NCC). Mikayla earned her Master of Counseling at Arizona State University in May 2020. She also earned her Bachelor of Science in Psychology at Grand Canyon University in April 2018.

Mikayla invites clients to come as they are to start their journey of healing and empowerment. She uses a whole-person approach to support mental, emotional, and physical well-being. Mikayla believes the client to be the expert of their story and she acts as an equal partner to her clients, collaborating on personal goals where clients can pursue their greatest potential. This is cultivated in a space of safety and acceptance, where clients can feel equally supported and challenged. Mikayla’s professional experience includes training in community behavioral health with client populations ranging from children to older adults, oftentimes working with the entire family unit. Mikayla has a particular emphasis working with individuals on the Autism Spectrum and their families. She also specializes in trauma-informed care, with an eclectic approach using evidence-based interventions such as TF-CBT, DBT, and attachment theory.

Mikayla is an Arizona native, married to a first responder, and is a dog mom of two.