Ms. Hanks has an extensive history in the counseling field. She has been licensed as a Marriage and Family Therapist in Florida since 2018 and in Nevada since 1999. She is an approved AAMFT (American Association Marriage and Family Therapist) Primary Supervisor. She is a National Certified Counselor through NBCC (National Board of Certified Counselors).
Ms. Hanks has provided therapy in private practice since 1999. She taught as a lead faculty in the MS/Counseling/MFT program for 10 years at University Of Phoenix (UOP) and 5 years at National University MS/Clinical Psychology program at the Las Vegas campuses. She was a Clinician on duty at the UOP Student Counseling Center supervising MA/Counseling students from 2010-2017.