Mercurio is a psychologist assistant (intern) at Creekside Counseling Center. Michelle graduated from UC Davis with a BS in Physiology and a BA in Spanish. She also attended school in Italy and Spain and has travelled the world. After receiving her Bachelor’s degrees she commissioned as an Officer in the Marines and is now a disabled combat Veteran. After leaving the Marines she went back to school and received her Master’s in Counseling Psychology and is in the process of completing her Doctorate in Psychology. Her dissertation is on the California family court system. She enjoys cultural diversity and working with a variety of people, especially Veterans. She is passionate about helping people dedicated to growing and empowering themselves.