Lilly is passionate about youth development and recovery and is interested in specializing her career working with children, teenagers, and their families. She has experience as a residential intern working with teenagers overcoming complex issues of abuse, trauma, drug addiction, complex family dynamics, depression, and hopelessness. Lilly has interned in the family-focused program at Washburn Center for Children. She has also participated in research on interpersonal violence through Bethel University which was published in the book Religion, Disability, and Interpersonal Violence. Lilly is now part of the Heart to Heart Specialty Team, and she has completed training on Experiential Play Therapy, Theraplay, Trust Based Relational Intervention, and Trauma Counseling, and is a member of the Association of Play Therapy. Lilly graduated from Bethel University with her Masters in Counseling.