Dr. Moana, Drag Queen Extraordinaire, Licensed Therapist, Life Coach, and Clinical Professor gets to the heart of issues and barriers the LGBTQIA+ community face with her no nonsense take on therapy all while using humor to promote healing.
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Dr. Moana, Ed.D., LCPC is available for individual and couples counseling via secure Telehealth for residents in Illinois .
Dr. Moana provides services as a Life Coach which can help focus your priorities, strengthen your resolve and tear down barriers to live a more fulfilling life.
About Dr. Moana
Dr. Moana, also known as Dr. Joel Filmore, is a licensed clinical therapist in the State of Illinois and Clinical Professor at Northern Illinois University. She uses her platform to discuss complex issues like sexual trauma, LGBTQ experiences, sex trafficking, multiculturalism and more.
She takes a serious and light-hearted dive into the world of mental health, wellness, the LGBT community, and Pop Culture. Dr. Moana is a Black, Queer-identified, Trans, Non-Binary, Drag Queen.
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Current & Former Titles
Miss Wisconsin Continental Elite 2022
Miss Wisconsin USofA Classic 2019 – 2022
Ms. Rainbow 2019
Miss Illusions 2000
Miss Gay Saginaw 1990
Miss Gay West Michigan America 1990
Miss Gay Greater Grand Rapids 1989
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Introduction to 21st Century Counseling: A Multicultural and Social Justice Approach has been awarded a 2022 Most Promising New Textbook Award.