Dr. Tashina Reeder is an exceptional therapist, social worker, supervisor, trainer and colleague. In my twelve years of knowing her, she has continually demonstrated her passion and unyielding commitment to the mental health profession. As a strong advocate and participant in the family empowerment movement, she devotes her time to providing quality services to families often underrepresented and marginalized within our society. Dr. Reeder’s God given gift of being genuine and compassionate to the needs of others enables her to easily establish a rapport with her clients as well as her supervises; while affording her the ability to build relationships built on integrity. Lastly, Dr. Reeder has a catching sense of humor, which further highlights her human side and ability to relate to her supervises and clients alike.