Heather Vance, MA, LAC, brings 20 years of experience to her work as a counselor and art therapist at Thrive Counseling Services, LLC. In the Gilbert, Arizona, office, Heather helps individuals, families, and couples to navigate conflicts, losses, painful life events, and times of transition.

Heather earned her undergraduate degree and master’s degree in art therapy at the University of Illinois (UIC) at Chicago in Chicago, Illinois. She went on to earn her clinical psychology master’s degree at the Arizona School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University in Phoenix, Arizona.

With so many people now living in a state of uncertainty and disconnection, Heather focuses on helping people who struggle to enact positive change in their lives. She helps clients explore their past journey to better understand problematic behaviors and patterns. And she creates a warm and inviting space where clients can explore changes that lead to a happier life.

Heather uses an eclectic approach to change, always working hand-in-hand with clients to find the strategies and techniques that best benefit their goals. She loves working with clients of all ages and always keeps an enhanced quality of life for the client as a central treatment goal. 

At this time, Heather is seeing clients in the Gilbert office of Thrive Counseling Services, LLC, and she also sees clients through telehealth. Make an appointment by calling the office or booking via online scheduling now.