Dr. Deidra A. Sorrell is a licensed professional counselor, licensed clinical supervisor, and certified school psychologist. She is the founder of Synergy Wellness Therapeutic Services where she provides individual counseling to children, adolescents and adults in the Waldorf and surrounding Charles and Prince George’s County area. As a veteran school psychologist, Dr. Sorrell served 18 years as a school psychologist with DC Public Schools before committing to full time private practice.
In her private practice, Dr. Sorrell specializes in working with children with learning and behavioral problems. She also provides counseling services to teens and adults. Dr. Sorrell is also the author of therapeutic children’s books. Her book “The Germ: How to Talk to Children about Racism and Diversity”, addresses the problem of racism in a child-like fashion, while ending the hatred by encouraging diversity. Her book “The Hole in My Heart” focuses on parental grief and loss. Her most recent book titled “Giving Up is Not What’s Up” addresses child suicide by giving children hope and encouragement to live their lives to the fullest.
Dr. Sorrell believes that no person should be left behind when it comes to accessing mental health. Mental health should not be considered a luxury but a human right!
In 2020, Dr. Sorrell competed at the Maryland International 2020 pageant as Mrs. Charles County for the opportunity to represent the Maryland International pageant system at Mrs. International.
Scroll down to see other pageants Gabriella Maness has competed in and how she placed.
Have additional information about this profile? Use the “Edit” button to contribute to our pageant history.