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Anita is a Counselor and Yoga Instructor at Bay Ridge Prep. Anita earned her Bachelor of Science in Human Development & Psychology from SUNY Empire State University & her Master of Science in Education in Mental Health Counseling from Hunter College. 


She received her RYT-200 Certification in Vinyasa-Flow Yoga and a second certification in Hatha Yoga. Anita’s clinical work also includes work in a NYC psychotherapy practice and her former role at a residential facility for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.


Anita is currently the Vice President & Treasurer for the Metro Chapter of the Mental Health Counseling Association and has served as a Board Member since 2018. She also served as Treasurer & Secretary for the Chi Sigma Iota Counseling Academic and Professional Honor Society.


Anita volunteers her time fundraising and advocating for the ALS Association and is passionate about the cause. She also loves adventuring with her dog Olive and says everything is better barefoot!