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Author: Merraf Abel, MS, MPH, LMFT, Provider Lead
Merraf is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and a Provider Lead at Spring Health. She is currently pursuing a PhD in Mind-Body Medicine with a specialization in Mindful Leadership in Healthcare from Saybrook University. Merraf has over 13 years of clinical experience, which include County of San Bernardino’s Department of Behavioral Health, non-profit organizations working with children, transitional age youth, adults, and families, and private practice.
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