This space was created

a woman seeking hope and tools to manage life’s challenges and achieve her personal goals.

with you in mind...

I'm glad you are here and focused on the work of YOU

As a therapist and founder of Still Waters Professional Counseling, I’m committed to providing specialized care and a nurturing space for women of all ages and backgrounds to transform their lives from the inside out.


Blended Families



I will challenge and motivate you to begin making the change you want with respect, compassion, and empathy. I love getting to know my clients, working with their strengths to build hope, and restoring peace. Therapy is work, but you won’t be in it alone. I will be walking alongside you with a listening ear, a compassionate heart, and support as you embark upon your journey to healing.

Hi, my name is Makela, and I am a therapist who cares about your individual story.

I care about you, your family, and your story. You can trust that you will be treated with respect, dignity and compassion in every interaction, while maintaining the highest standards for integrity and ethics.

Don't wait to get the
help you need.