Shanice Jovontay Keith MS

Probation Officer, Department of Corrections

Shanice is studying Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Nova Southeastern University and is also a probation officer for the Florida Department of Corrections. Her theoretical orientation is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and at her internship with Turning Point Counseling and Consulting she has enjoyed the opportunity to use those skills while working with clients who are overcoming substance abuse and observing the power of play therapy with children. After graduation, Shanice plans on practicing in play therapy, trauma-focused CBT, working with juveniles sex offenders, and clients experiencing anxiety and depression. An important quote that inspires her practice is: “Enter to learn, depart to serve” - Mary McLeod Bethune.