Richie is a Nationally Certified Counselor and Licensed Professional Counselor. She graduated from the University of Idaho with a Bachelor’s degree of Psychology and subsequently graduated with a Master’s in Mental Health Counseling from Idaho State University in 2013. Richie has been working in the mental health field for the past 10 years, with experience in addressing symptoms of depression, anxiety, ADHD, bipolar disorder, and PTSD.

She has worked with children, adolescents, and adults in community, clinic, school, and psychiatric hospital settings. Richie currently employs a variety of creative counseling techniques such as art therapy, play therapy, and sand tray therapy in a clinical mental health setting at Pearl Health Clinic.

Her practice is presently compiled of children ages 5 and up and adults of all ages.