Lakshmie Napagoda, RGS, LCSW, is a native of Sri Lanka. She has been in the United States since 1981. Lakshmie received her BA degree in Psychology from Christian Brother’s University in Memphis and her Master of Science degree in Social Work from the University of Tennessee. Lakshmie obtained her clinical license in 2005. Lakshmie is the Executive Director of Compassion Counseling. She oversees operations and programs implemented at Compassion Counseling and works to ensure the therapeutic team at the center, including herself, provides quality services to individuals, couples, and families. She is an EMDR trained therapist.