Masters Level Intern

Lauren Prince is a Master’s Level Intern at The Refuge Center studying Clinical Mental Health Counseling and Professional School Counseling at Vanderbilt University. She is a member of the American Counseling Association and Chi Sigma Iota Counseling Academic and Professional Honor Society International. Lauren holds a Bachelors of Science in Psychology from The University of Alabama.

Lauren is passionate about working with children, adolescents, families, and young adults on their journey to healing. Lauren has several years of experience working with young children in an educational setting, and she uses this experience to connect with children/young people on a deeper level. She believes in meeting her clients wherever they are in their life journey and walking alongside them in a positive, supportive, and safe therapeutic relationship.

Lauren’s therapeutic approach draws from various theories and techniques, including cognitive behavioral therapy, person centered therapy, solution-focused brief therapy, and mindfulness techniques. Some of her clinical interests include anxiety, depression, emotional regulation, and self esteem.”