Janet Ake is a Licensed Marital and Family Therapist Candidate who has lived in Oklahoma all her life. She worked at the General Motors plant in Oklahoma City until it closed in 2006. Then she began attending the University of Central Oklahoma where she earned a bachelor’s and master’s degree in English. After teaching college English for 3 years, Janet decided she wanted to help people who struggled with their daily lives. She began working on her master’s degree in marriage and family therapy and graduated from Oklahoma Baptist University in 2017. Janet enjoys working with all ages; she and her husband have raised three children. She uses a variety of counseling techniques to meet her client’s needs, including Solution-Focused, Narrative, and Structural family therapy. Currently, Janet sees clients in Shawnee and the surrounding areas.