Portia Collins Granger, LMSW


Portia Collins Granger is a licensed master's social work counselor with Student Counseling Services.  Whereas Portia's areas of interests are with young adults, she possesses the skills and knowledge to provide services to a diverse population with cultural competence, dignity, respect and worth for the individual.  Portia has past experience as a school-based clinician with Pine Belt Mental Healthcare Resources as well as influential positions with student life here at USM.  Portia's repertoire of psychotherapies includes but is not limited to CBT, Client-Centered, Trauma Resolution and her favorite strategy, art therapy.  Portia enjoys teaching and implementing stress management strategies such as exercise, healthy eating, relaxation, an abundance of laughter and a plethora of art projects. 

"A picture is worth a thousand words, but a painting is a speechless reflection of the soul." ---Portia Collins Granger, LMSW