Dr. Mitchell graduated from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in 2005. During her general practice residency, she discovered a passion for pediatric medicine. In 2007, she became the first naturopathic pediatric resident. During her residencies, she participated in two double-blind, placebo-controlled studies on biomedical treatments of autism. Articles from this research have been published in The Journal of Toxicology and BioMed Central Clinical Pharmacology. She is currently working in conjunction with the Arizona branch of the American Academy of Pediatrics on their obesity committee and she also is a founding member and the treasurer of the Pediatric Association of Naturopathic Physicians.
Dr. Mitchell is currently an adjunct faculty member of Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine, where she oversees student medical rotations at the medical center and at a free clinic in Phoenix. She maintains a private practice at Southwest Naturopathic Medical Center.
Dr. Mitchell believes that the body has the innate ability to heal itself when given the appropriate environment and nutrients to do so. She believes in using the safest and gentlest medicine first. She utilizes homeopathy, nutrition, botanical medicine, hydrotherapy and environmental medicine in the care of her patients.