Stephanie Lerner is a Johns Hopkins University-trained school counselor. She holds a BS in elementary education and an MS in counseling. With more than 20 years in both public and private education, she has Texas certifications in school counseling and bilingual/Spanish education. After traveling the world and teaching ESL/EFL in such far-off places as Mozambique and Bolivia, Stephanie came home to be a bilingual school counselor in Texas. She is also an adjunct instructor of school counseling at Angelo State University. When she’s not writing, presenting, teaching, or counseling, she enjoys the ranch life with her husband and their menagerie of pets.