Sydnei graduated from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville with a Bachelor degree in Criminal Justice and Psychology (2003). She went on to graduate from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology earning her Master of Arts in Forensic Psychology (2007). Sydnei specializes in working with teens and young adults as well as in parent education helping parents navigate through the behaviors of their challenging teens. Sydnei has past experience as a Juvenile Justice Clinician with the Juvenile Probation Department as well as conducting girls groups. Sydnei is a co-founder of Second Stories Therapeutic Interventions.