Born in Hartford, raised in Manchester, Connecticut, JoAnn Richi is the daughter of an Italian father and Irish mother.
Starting college as a photography major JoAnn soon found herself drawn to the field of psychology. Ms. Richi went on to receive both her Bachelor of Science and Master of Counseling degrees from Arizona State University.
Ms. Richi is Licensed in the State of Arizona as a Professional Counselor and has utilized her training and experience to help people in a variety of ways including; direct services, writing, contracting and behavioral healthcare consulting.
“It is important that we, as a society, strive to understand behavioral health issues; especially now when there is so little help for so many people who desperately need it.” – JoAnn Richi