The entirety of my professional experience
Morgan Blair, MA, LPCC, NCC
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Emphasis in Creative Writing and Art Therapy
Master of Art
Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Owner, Unpolished Journey
January 2016 - Present
I am the owner of Unpolished Journey. Unpolished Journey is an organization that offers mental health counseling in addition to advocacy and prevention for those struggling with eating disorders. In this role, I conduct individual counseling sessions, write articles, participate in trainings, and give presentations.
August 2015 - Present
I have worked as both a content writer and copywriter for various organizations including Project Heal, Beating Eating Disorders, Road to Growth Counseling, Better Humans, and others.
I paint commissioned large-scale abstract works.
August 2015 - Present
Mental Health Counselor, Mile High Mental Health
I worked as an individual counselor at a group practice in the Denver area. I treated individuals struggling with eating disorders, LGBTQ+ concerns, and trauma.
December 2020 - March 2022
Mental Health Counselor, Road to Growth
I worked as an individual mental health counselor at a group practice in the Denver area. In addition to treating individual clients, I also managed the social media accounts and wrote articles for the practice.
June 2019 - December 2020
I will be a contributing writer to Psychology Today's website. I will be writing articles on eating disorder recovery in the neurodivergent and gender-expansive populations.
I write blog posts about self-improvement and mental health for Better Humans publication.
I write blog posts for Illumination's publication on various topics including mental health, counseling, psychology, self-improvement, and self-care.
The Orange Journal
I write blog posts about personal experiences relating to mental health, recovery, and self-improvement for The Orange Journal.
I write blog posts about both my eating disorder recovery and treating clients who are recovering from eating disorders.
Beating Eating Disorders
I wrote blog posts for the organization for one year. I wrote on topics pertaining to eating disorder recovery and treatment approaches.
Contributing writer (2016-2017)
November Volume 2022
Mom is a Bear
Summer Volume 2022
My Body, My Words
Big Table Publishing Company, 2018
Runestone Literary Journal
Volume Three, 2016
Osiris Ink, 2016
Unpolished Journey - an uncensored look at recovery from an eating disorder and PTSD is a collection of short stories, poems, prose, and journal entries documenting my recovery journey.
Licensed Professional Counselor Candidate
Nationally Certified Counselor
Registered Yoga Teacher