Elise is a licensed specialist clinical social worker in the state of Kansas and a licensed clinical social worker in the state of Missouri. She received her Master’s in Social Work from the University of Kansas and is currently pursuing a Doctor of Social Work degree from the University of Tennessee. Elise joined Behavioral Health Partners in 2019. Previous clinical settings include a retirement community medical center, a university counseling center, a hospital and K–12 special education. Focus areas include trauma, crisis intervention, substance use and life transitions.