michelle Dr. Mugge attended Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona where she received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology in 2002. Upon graduation she worked as a Case Manager at Value Options what was once the Maricopa County’s Regional Behavioral Health Authority (RBHA), treating serious mental illnesses.

Dr. Mugge pursued graduate training at Argosy University in Phoenix where she obtained my Masters of Arts degree in Professional Counseling. She completed her counseling internship in a school setting treating children and adolescent struggling with behavioral, emotional, and psychological issues.

She then focused her training in trauma resolution at The Meadows, a residential trauma and addiction rehabilitation center in Wickenburg, Arizona. She trained with world-renowned authors and clinicians, Pia Mellody and Claudia Black on how to approach addiction in the group setting. She also worked in at outpatient clinic providing individual therapy. In 2008, Dr. Mugge became independent Licensed Professional Counselor in Arizona.

Dr. Mugge pursued further graduate training at Capella University in Minneapolis, Minnesota where she earned my Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) in clinical psychology. She completed an internship at West Valley Family Development Center in Avondale, Arizona through the Arizona Training Consortium where she provided individual and family therapy, psychological and neuropsychological assessments, and clinical supervision. She completed my post-doctoral training at Rosewood Ranch, a residential eating disorder center in Wickenburg, Arizona.

Dr. Mugge also has specialized training in Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing from the EMDR Institute, Inc.



Psychological Association
American Red Cross – AZ/NM/EP Region