Nita specializes in childhood trauma and related attachment problems. She received her Master of Science in in Early Childhood Education from Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, Louisiana and her Master of Social Work from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.
She is currently working towards her certification in Play Therapy. She worked 9 years in an acute hospital setting and 22 years in not-for-profit outpatient programs. Nita has worked for BHSA since 2005.