Our Therapists – Heart Centered Counseling

Meet our Therapists

Heart-Centered Counselors

CARL R NASSAR

Carl R Nassar

Director and Licensed Psychotherapist (LPC, NCC, CIP)
Carl has both a passion for his work and the professional competence to do it very well. When you meet Carl, what you’ll first experience is a kind, compassionate person who’ll put you at ease with his care.

As you begin your work with him, it’ll quickly become evident that he’s an exceedingly well-trained counselor (with over 8 years of post-graduate training) and a highly experienced one (with over 17 years of clinical experience)…

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Jodi Alieksaites

Jodi Alieksaites

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Jodi brings a clear presence and relaxed acceptance to each of her clients. Her approach is always to support a sense of empowerment and create a deep healing. Jodi’s focus is keen yet relaxed, creating an opportunity to engage quickly. She’ll help you build emotional intelligence and learn to live well in the life you have, all the while helping you build your best life.

Jodi has passion for working with clients needing support with major life transitions, stress, grief and loss, low self-esteem, parenting challenges, childhood behavioral concerns, spiritual exploration, exis-tential concerns, and women’s issues…

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Stephanie Bagwell

Stephanie Bagwell

Licensed Clinical Psychologist (Psy.D.)
Stephanie understands that making changes is not always easy. She’ll work with you to gain the insight and courage you need to make positive, lasting changes in your life. She tailors her approach to work with you in a warm, supportive, and collaborative way. Her goal is to help you learn to develop the confidence and skills to be a happy, healthy, and successful individual.

Her training and background includes Adlerian, Psychodynamic, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Humanistic/Existential, and Family Systems. She has worked with …

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Elissa Baker

Elissa Baker

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
When you first meet Elissa, you’ll experience her welcoming presence, and quickly feel connected and cared for. Elissa will validate your life’s challenges, and gently encourage and support you in navigating through them.

Elissa has been working with individuals, couples, and families for the past 20 years in a variety of set-tings including residential, outpatient, and corrections facilities. Through these experiences, Elissa has had the pleasure of assisting and witnessing individuals transform their lives and make changes they did not think possible…

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Thomas Barr

Thomas Barr

Licensed Psychologist (Ph.D.)
Thomas Barr, Ph. D., is a licensed psychologist who blends kindness, humor, and thirty years of experience. Tom helps you quickly get the relief you long for, and supports you in building the life you’ve always wanted.

Tom has experience as a psychologist, mental health counselor, and marriage and family therapist. His over 30 years have enabled him to develop many strengths and specialties:

Tom has expertise in general psychology…

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Veronica Bechara

Veronica Bechara

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
Veronica’s a kind, caring, and empathetic therapist. She’ll start by listening and understanding, meeting you right where you are, and then work gently with you to get you to the place you want to be. Veronica believes in your ability to reach your goals and will offer you both the genuine care and the empowering tools to get you there.

Veronica infuses her caring and uplifting style with a touch of humor, to help you feel comfortable and at ease. She’ll also blend her style and her approach to ensure that her counseling is tailored to your uniqueness. She’ll help you…

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Jonathan Benz

Jonathan Benz

Licensed Professional Counselor Candidate(LPCC)
I’m an outgoing and engaging counselor who’s interested is in helping you discover what it truly means to flourish (in your relationships, your work, and your social life) rather than simply survive. Through a genuine sense of humor, authenticity and careful attention to your concerns, I’ll help you create a new ability to engage with your world.

There is nothing more exciting to me than engaging with your unique story, and helping you overcome the obstacles that prevent you from living the life you have always wanted…

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Christine Bettridge

Christine Bettridge

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
When you first meet Christine, you’ll be touched by her compassion and inspired by her belief in you. In a safe, encouraging environment, Christine will assist you in reclaiming well-being within yourself and in all your relationships.

With over seventeen years experience in private practice, Christine brings more than just a variety of therapeutic approaches — she brings with her an ability to be deeply present, and a knack for guiding you seamlessly in your journey to wholeness. You’ll …

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Douglas Blocksma

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
When you first engage with Doug, you’ll experience his open-hearted and easy nature. With a sense of curiosity and a genuine sense of humor, Doug’s goal in his counseling practice is to aid others in finding their authentic selves amidst the many challenges in life.

Doug has over 7 years of experience working with individuals, adolescents, couples and families. He relishes the balance of staying present and in the moment with his clients while also….

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Sue Bolint

Sue Bolint

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (MA, LMFT)
Sue believes life can be a wonderful journey. But, she understands how, sometimes, along the way, you might experience both minor and major turbulence. This might include a life transition such as divorce, loss of a loved one, changes at work, trauma, or a different unexpected event.

Susie understands you want to live fully, with a sense of meaning and purpose. She can guide you on this unique journey. While the work may be challenging at times, Susie believes this is also some of life’s most important work. After all, it shapes so much of your experience…

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Tammy Boyer

Tammy Boyer

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
When you meet Tammy, you’ll discover you have an advocate — and an ally — who works with you to get you relief from your struggles. She’ll offer you that relief in a supportive and nurturing environment, approaching you with the respect and compassion you deserve.Tammy is just the sort of caring, empowering counselor you’d been hoping for.

Tammy’s skill set extends beyond individual counseling. If you’re bringing in your son or daughter, you’ll be impressed…

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Jennifer Burnett

Jennifer Burnett

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
Jennifer believes that her job is to be your ally through difficult times. Jennifer provides a safe, trusting and open environment for healing and self-discovery.

Jennifer will first listen and understand, offering empathy and kindness. She’ll then take your hand and work side-by-side with you in a collaborative therapeutic process. Together, you’ll identify the changes you’d like to make to get to your best life. Then, by building on your natural strengths, Jennifer will guide you…

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Alison

Alison Butler

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
When you first meet Alison, you’ll be greeted with warmth and a kind smile. Along with Alison’s heart-centered nature comes her gentle sense of humor and positive attitude. As you get to know Alison and work with her, you’ll find her to be a genuine, gentle, caring and authentic therapist.

Alison will meet you wherever you are in your life journey, and collaborate with you to help you reach your goals.

Alison knows it is daunting to reach out for help: it takes courage and strength….

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Laurel

Laurel Carter

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Laurel exudes her own special brand of kindness: When you first meet her, you’ll feel safe and cared for. From that safe place, Laurel will use her years of clinical experience to support you in reclaiming a healthy, balanced life.

Laurel has expertise working with concerns such as feelings of depression, suicidal idealization, trauma, anxiety, relationship issues, life transitions, growth and development, spiritual support, and a love of self. as she aims to help you discover your innate ability to…

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Jamie Castillo

Jamie Castillo

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
When you meet Jamie, you’ll experience her honest, open, and accepting approach. Jamie will bring her empathy to your life’s challenges and her support to your life’s goals. She understands there are often difficult circumstances in the way of achieving your dreams, and welcomes the opportunity to collaborate with you to overcome those obstacles. Jamie offers a supportive space, where you can set a tone and pace that’s comfortable to you.

Jamie is passionate about working with children and adults alike, and draws from different approaches such as play therapy…

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Cynthia Chavez

Cynthia Chavez

Licensed Professional Counselor (M.A., LPC, CAC II)
When you meet with Cynthia, you’ll be treated with compassion and kindness. No matter what you’ve experienced or where you’ve come from, you’ll find Cynthia has a remarkable talent for helping you feel heard and understood. Her intuitive and empathic abilities – combined with her life experience – will create a safe environment for you. Cynthia’s sense of humor will put you at ease, and will help you share and write your life story.

Cynthia has been working with individuals, couples, and families for the past 10 years in a variety of settings, including residential, outpatient, and school/corrections…

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Sharon Cleveland

Sharon Cleveland

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Sharon is a very easy therapist to talk to. She has warmth, compassion, and understanding. And you’ll quickly feel her commitment toward your healing and growth. Sharon believes you possess the potential to transform and blossom – all you need is the right environment and the right support. Sharon is confident you’ll find this with her — that as a team, you and she will help you gain the insight and the courage to make lasting change and progress.

When appropriate, Sharon might incorporate…

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Cindy Collinsworth

Cindy Collinsworth

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)

Cindy is passionate about seeing your life change though therapeutic intervention. When you first arrive, you’ll enter into a safe environment, and, as you work together, you’ll receive the support and resources you need to achieve the healing you long for. Cindy feels it’s truly a privilege to be invited into your life journey.

Cindy works collaboratively with you, blending a trauma informed and a person-centered approach to healing. Cindy also borrows from some of the best evidence based treatments…

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Abbie Conner

Abbie Conner

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
From the moment you meet Abbie, you’ll feel her warmth and genuine concern for your well-being. You’ll feel heard and validated, and you’ll experience Abbie’s empathy, patience and kindness.

With Abbie, you’ll quickly feel put at ease, and build trust and confidence as you start to work together. You’ll build a healthy therapeutic relationship, one that will empower you to quickly get to the root of your whatever’s troubling you. Abbie has a great deal of experience working…

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Deborah Edsall

Deborah Edsall

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Meet Deborah. She is an enthusiastic, empathetic therapist who creates a warm and welcoming environment. Deborah invites adults, adolescents and children to come join her for open communication and a healing journey. While she may never “walk in your shoes”, she feels passionate about walking next to you, supporting you as together you build the life you deserve.

Deborah believes in healing the whole person, helping you to achieve sustainable, healthy living. She specializes in providing services to adults of all ages, children…

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Blake Engelman

Blake Engelman

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
When you meet Blake, you’ll experience his warmth, compassion, and genuineness. He blends these together to create a collaborative environment, one where you’ll be heard and validated, He considers it a privilege to sit with both individuals and couples working through life’s difficulties.

Blake knows therapy is a personal journey and the therapist-client relationship is of utmost importance. He welcomes you into a warm and inviting environment, where you’ll feel safe, encouraged, and confident in the counseling process…

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Genesa Falcao

Genesa Falcao

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
When you meet with Genesa, you will always be treated with kindness, compassion, and an open heart. No matter where you come from or what you have experienced, Genesa believes there is always a wellspring of internal strengths and resources available to you.

Using gentle guidance, Genesa will help you to access these strengths and resources so that you can create a life that is in alignment with your goals. Informed by both Eastern and Western psychology, Genesa uses mindfulness based practices, somatic techniques, and cognitive interventions to help you…

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Denise Flores

Denise Flores

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (MS, LMFT)
When you meet Denise, you’ll immediately feel that she deeply cares about what matters most to you. She listens warmly and responds with care. Denise understands that talking about “personal stuff” is not always easy, and that’s part of the reason she offers a safe and welcoming environment that’ll put you at ease.

When meeting with Denise, you’ll quickly experience a hopeful atmosphere, where you’ll feel encouraged to reach for your best life. With a calm insight, she’ll guide you through the rough times, whether you’re struggling…

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Suzanne Foley

Suzanne Foley

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)

Life is a journey. And sometimes you need unconditional acceptance and encouragement to work through tough times. Suzanne considers herself a guide to help you find peace, explore new beginnings, and live your best life.

Suzanne believes in you. She believes you have a tremendous, innate ability to heal. She’ll offer a calm, accepting, and confidential atmosphere, where you’ll feel supported and guided toward personal growth and insight. Bring in whatever ails you: relationships, behavior issues, life struggles or life-long struggles. Suzanne is…

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Haley Ford

Haley Ford

Licensed Psychologist (Ph.D., LP)
Haley is a compassionate psychologist who creates a warm and safe environment. Haley’s kindness will help you to feel comfortable discussing difficult topics.

Haley understands that therapy is an important process of self-exploration and growth, and to facilitate this process, she approaches her work with you with empathy and patience. With Haley’s support, you’ll gain insight into old patterns that have kept you from living your best life, and learn how to move through these blocks and into an experience of liberation…

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Ariel Friese

Ariel Friese

Licensed Professional Counselor (MC, LPC)
My focus is helping you become — or return to being — the best version of you. I bring over 10 years of experience to our work together, including training in a number of research-based therapies that have been shown to help people reduce worry, find happiness, and overcome past wounds and traumas.

I’ll infuse our therapy with a balance of humor and compassion. Your work in the therapy room will be directed by your goals, and guided by my knowledge and experience…

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Monica Garcia

Monica Garcia

Licensed Psychologist (Psy.D., LP)
Monica is a calm and caring individual who knows the value of humor and having fun, and brings that into her therapy work. As a licensed psychologist, she blends her gentle style with a handful of empowering techniques to bring healing to adults, older teens, and couples.

One of Monica’s areas of expertise is working from a harm reduction model. This model is a collaborative approach between client and therapist that works well for anyone struggling with behaviors they are looking to change, including substance misuse. Monica also treats depression and mood disorders, anxiety, trauma…

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Debbie Gentry

Debbie Gentry

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Debbie has been bringing hope and healing to individuals, couples, and families for more than 15 years. By creating an atmosphere of safety, acceptance and support, she’ll compassionately guide you through a process of self-discovery, leading to greater emotional, relational, and spir-itual growth and fulfillment.

Whether you are feeling anxious about an upcoming change, broken by the loss of a loved one, overwhelmed by what’s happening in your significant relationships, or wondering why you can’t seem to manage your life, you’ll find Debbie easy to talk to and sincere in her desire to help…

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Joe Grossman

Joe Grossman

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Joe is a kind, and compassionate counselor, who offers a warm, inviting, & safe environment to help you regain a sense of wholeness. Together, you and Joe will process and move through the difficult issues of life. Joe prides himself on being a non-judgmental therapist who has unconditional acceptance for his clients. With Joe, you’ll feel heard and validated, while experiencing empathy, patience, and kindness.

Joe’s therapeutic approach is characterized as client-centered, collaborative, and engaging. In this gentle way, Joe will empower…

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Ryan Hale

Ryan Hale

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
When you meet Ryan, you’ll quickly feel comfortable with Ryan’s counseling approach: He’s warm, caring and inviting. Sometimes, he’ll offer a safe place to explore your feelings and heal. Other times, he’ll gently challenge you to take the actions necessary for change.

Ryan uses an approach that involves awareness, reframing and a focus on solutions to help you navigate your way through your challenges, and find your way back to your best life…

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Amanda Hand

Amanda Hand

Licensed Professional Counselor (MNM, M.A., LPC)
Amanda understands it can be hard to take this first step, knowing you may be nervous about entering therapy. She’ll approach you with kindness and hope, and will engage you with humor and grace. You’ll quickly feel supported, comforted, and put at ease.

Amanda understands that you may have traumas and hurts in your life that you need help living with and healing from and she’ll work with you from a place of understanding and compassion. Within the therapeutic relationship, Amanda will guide you …

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Amy Healy

Amy Healy

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)

Amy is passionate about her work as a therapist. She’s excited about the prospect of building a collaborative relationship with you, helping in the transformative journey of self-discovery, healing, and recovery.

Amy’s gentle and compassionate approach creates a safe and non-judgmental environment. In that tender space, Amy will offer caring guidance and support your growth. Amy believes that the process of therapy is unique to each person: With her ability to meet you where you currently are in your life journey, she’ll help you take…

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Johanna “Jojo” Huemmler

Johanna “Jojo” Huemmler

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MS, LMFT)
Jojo is an energetic, compassionate therapist, who believes a key component to successful therapy is creating an environment of trust and understanding. She’ll listen to you, learn about you as you share your strengths and vulnerabilities, and help you grow into the life you deserve.

Jojo believes you’re an expert in your own life, and will help you reclaim your own strengths on your path to healing. Jojo works with individuals as well as couples and families…

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Linne Humbargar

Linne Humbargar

Physician Assistant – Certified (MMS, PA-C)

Linne has worked as a psychiatric provider for the past 9 years, and looks forward to meeting with you and discussing how medication can serve as a meaningful part of your healing journey. Linne believes that as you move toward finding a new and healthy path, she can help with medications that will allow you to more easily work through and face life’s situations.

Linne understands that sometimes medicine can be helpful in the short term, to get through the hardest times, with depression, anxiety, withdrawal, or when facing a difficult …

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Halldis Kelly

Halldis Kelly

Licensed Professional Counselor (Ph.D., LPC)
“Finding a therapist who feels right for you can be frustrating and time consuming,” Halldis says. “You want someone who listens, and has experience dealing with the issues you want to work on.” Halldis’s clients describe her as skilled, relatable, non-judgmental and down to earth. “I also try to tailor my approach to the individual and welcome feedback that helps me do so.”

“I believe people who come to therapy are insightful and caring-at-heart,” Halldis says, “but we all experience significant life events…

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Kirsten Kloock

Kirsten Kloock

Licensed Psychologist (Psy.D.)
Dr. Kirsten Kloock, Licensed Psychologist, provides a warm, collaborative environment where she helps all her clients reclaim their well-being and their smile. Kirsten is experienced working with adolescents, their families, individuals of all ages, and couples. Kirsten balances her clinical experience with her sense of play and fun, as she guides her clients on the journey toward recovery. Kirsten describes her passion in life as helping people and relationships grow and thrive.

Kirsten is also experienced in psychological…

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Jennifer Le Pont-Fowler

Jennifer Le Pont-Fowler

Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC)
Jennifer has a true passion for psychiatric care. She strives for excellence in every situation; approaches others with respect, honor, and dignity; and nurtures her passion for psychiatry by providing quality, safe, knowledgeable, and compassionate care through a holistic approach with all her clients.

Jennifer understands that it may be difficult for clients to make the decision to add medication to their mental health treatment. She believes in maximizing medication treatment by using the least amount possible. She will work with …

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Dori Lewis

Dori Lewis

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, M.Ed., LPC)
Dori feels privileged in her position as a counselor: She feels it’s an honor to listen to people as they tell their story and ask for help. This takes genuine courage. Recognizing this, Dori takes a warm and authentic position as a counselor, and aims to provide clients with a safe space to be who they are without judgment. She offers a deep sense of compassion.

Dori believes, at the core level, each and every one of us is in the process of healing, no matter what that healing looks like or what they are healing from, we are all in this process…

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Lauri Lohse

Lauri Lohse

Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP)

Lauri has been a nurse practitioner for 13 years, with a concentration in mental health for the past 8 years. (And she’s been a nurse for over 30 years!) Lauri’s not only highly experienced, but – of equal importance, – she has a heart for helping people.

When you meet Lauri, you’ll find she enjoys listening to your stories and getting to know you as a whole person. She believes strongly in the power of positivity, and will help you realize your personal happiness; by balancing her caring presence with her skill as a mental health nurse practitioner…

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Jim Lutz

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Jim understands that therapy can be daunting and that is why he offers a unique therapeutic experience that is warm, inviting and peppered with his gentle sense of humor, as well as tailored to the individual needs and experiences of each client he sees.

Jim’s therapy style is relaxed and empathetic. Having worked with substance abuse disorders and severe and persistent mental illness, he understands how to handle the needs of those in high crisis situations…

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Amanda M. Dimmen-Klenk

Amanda M. Dimmen-Klenk

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MS, LMFT)
My name is Amanda, and I’ve been described as compassionate, warm, authentic, supportive, and accepting. I see myself as your supportive teammate, helping you achieve your the life you deserve. Together, we’ll identify your most meaningful goals,and create positive change through insight, support, and inviting new and rewarding experiences.

As a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), I believe your relationships and your past experiences may be affecting your everyday life. I’ll help you understanding …

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Brandy Martin

Brandy Martin

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
I understand life can be challenging, and you may need guidance and support during the rough times. Reaching out for help can feel scary and hard. But I believe therapy is one of the greatest gifts you can give yourself.

I’ll guide you, be there for you, be your biggest fan and an honest voice when you need truth. You’ll be held gently with kindness and care as we explore all that your life has brought you, from difficult experiences to your most celebrated moments.

I believe you are amazing! I will get to know….

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Gregory Mavrides

Dr. Gregory Mavrides

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (Ph.D., LCSW)
Greg has been practicing psychotherapy, and training future clinicians, for over 35 years. Greg believes you deserve a fulfilling life, one marked with peace and contentment, and he’ll work alongside you to help you build the future you deserve.

Greg understands that your life can be difficult sometimes. Perhaps you’re struggling with unfinished business from the past, experiencing coping patterns that are not as healthy as they could be. Or maybe you’re finding yourself around people who aren’t good for you, clinging to familiar relationships…

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Christy A Mccornack

Christy A Mccornack

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Christy is here to help you live your life fully engaged with what makes you human: She’ll help you get in touch with your emotions, your thoughts, your desires, and your values. She’ll support you as you come to know yourself, and guide you as you find meaning, building a life that feels rich and full. While there’s no way to avoid the pains of life, Christy will help you live from a place of authenticity that will allow you to navigate the troubles of life with courage.

Christy believes you’re happiest when living in manner consistent with your values. This empowers you to create a meaningful life…

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Rena McDonnell

Rena McDonell

Licensed Professional Counselor (MS, LPC)
Rena is an empathic, open minded and intuitive clinician with over eight years of experience. She uses an eclectic and balanced approach to help you overcome a variety of challenges such as chemical dependency, trauma, heartbreak, and attachment wounds. She believes that each of us has the innate ability to heal ourselves and to grow.

Rena is trained in EMDR, EFT, expressive arts, yoga as therapy, mindfulness, creative writing and other modalities to work with individuals and groups for long term recovery and healing…

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Crystal

Crystal Meredith

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Crystal works with adolescents, adults and older adults both individually and as a family unit. She provides support through life transitions in a caring, compassionate manner through a variety of therapeutic approaches.

Crystal prides herself on developing a trusting relationship in which the client feels safe, empowered and ready to make the changes necessary to lead a healthy and satisfied life……

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Kenyatta

Dr. Kenyatta Merriweather

Doctoral level Nurse Practitioner (APRN, DNP, MSN)
Hello. My name is Kenyatta and I am a Doctorate-Level Board-Certified Nurse Practitioner with a specialty in Mental Health. I have a passion for this work, and looking forward to bringing my experience and expertise to help heal whatever ails you. I’m receptive to working with all age groups, taking a holistic approach to ensure that each person gets the individualized care that’s suitable to their needs.

Having worked my way up from being an LPN to having my DNP allows me to understand the struggles of life and the courage it takes…

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Cheryl Mlcoch

Cheryl Mlcoch

Licensed Professional Counselor (MS, LPC)
Cheryl believes that allowing yourself to grow through therapy is a very courageous and empowering act. When you first meet Cheryl, you’ll find she has a remarkable way of helping you feel heard and understood. Her intuitive and empathic abilities – combined with her life experience – create a safe haven for you. Her therapeutic approach will encourage your personal growth and development, and expand on your natural strengths.

Cheryl brings over 12 years of clinical experience, and combines this with her background in physical and spiritual health…

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Eddie

Eddie Mockus

Licensed Psychologist (Ph.D., LP)
Eddie approaches therapy with the same passions, skills, and strategies that he uses to guide his own life.

Eddie’s clear embodiment of warmth, acceptance, self-exploration, and transparency provides a therapeutic environment that is inviting, supportive, and safe.

Likewise, Eddie’s strong training background and expertise ensures that his practice is effective, evidenced-based, and helpful to the clients he serves….

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Katie Monnig

Katie Monnig

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, NCC, LPC)
Katie brings a warm, calming presence to her work with clients. You will experience a compassionate therapist who listens to your story with great care, while helping you discover healing and new insights.

Katie knows that seeking support takes both strength and courage, but she believes in how brave and resilient you are. Katie will help you build upon the strengths you already have to empower you through your healing journey, helping you get to your best life. Katie views…

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Angelica Morse

Angelica Morse

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
Angelica strongly believes that you don’t have to be held back by your past. Instead, she has faith that you can grow, learn, and move forward in your life. Angelica is here to work alongside you to find ways to heal and to grow.

Angelica is deeply committed to working with people of all ages as they move through life’s many challenges. Whether you’d like individual support or help for the whole family, Angelica is here to encourage a return to well-being…

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Stacy Musial

Stacy Musial

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
When you first meet Stacy, you’ll feel her unwavering acceptance, empathy, understanding, and excitement. She’ll work side by side with you, forging a partnership that supports change and the discovery of your authentic self.

Stacy will offer you gentle encouragement to move forward, empowering you to discover your light within, and to shine brightly. You can expect mutual respect and dignity when working with Stacy. She also thinks out of the box when necessary…

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Hali Neves

Hali Neves

Licensed Professional Counselor (M.A., LPC)
When you meet Hali in her counseling office, you’ll arrive at a place with a non-judgmental atmosphere, a space filled with compassion and understanding. In this collaborative, safe environment, Hali will guide you to finding your best life: She’ll help you discover the techniques and strategies that’ll empower you to reach your aspirations and goals. Hali believes you’re the author of your unfolding story, and understands that, sometimes, everyone need a little guidance along the way.

Hali’s counseling style is a rich blend of some of the field’s most empowering…

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Adrian Oxton

Adrian Oxton

Professional Counselor (MA, NCC, LPC, LAC)
Adrian is a kind and compassionate counselor. He creates a warm and safe atmosphere that will help you feel more comfortable discussing issues that can be difficult to discuss with others. Adrian prides himself on being a non-judgmental therapist who has unconditional acceptance for his clients.

Adrian has many years of experience helping client’s work through any difficulties they may have. Meeting with Adrian will help you learn more about yourself and grow in healthy…

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Natala Paroz

Natala Paroz

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
Natala is a kind, supportive and nonjudgmental therapist who creates a warm therapeutic environment. Through a combination of empathy, sincerity and unconditional regard, you will be offered a safe place to explore your feelings, identify your goals and work towards creating your best life.

Natala has over sixteen years of experience working with children, adolescents and families in outpatient clinics and school settings. She is experienced in working with individuals with the diagnoses of autism, ADHD, anxiety, depression, grief, trauma, gender and sexual identity issues…

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Molly Pike

Molly Pike

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)

Molly understands that life can bring you challenges that take on many different shapes and forms. Whether you’re experiencing stress, anxiety, depression, trauma, insomnia, or chronic pain – or you’re experiencing difficulties creating positive change in your life – Molly aims to cultivate a compassionate and nonjudgmental space where you can explore and heal.

Sometimes, life’s challenges create feelings of disconnection from yourself and others. Molly doesn’t want you to feel alone. She wants to be there to support you through the tough times…

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Anne Poler

Anne Poler

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
Anne understands that starting counseling can feel overwhelming, confusing, and even scary. “The good news,” says Anne, “is it can also be enjoyable, meaningful and heartwarming!” Anne offers a safe and nurturing environment, where you’ll feel cared for and supported. As you work with Anne, she’ll help you better manage the areas of life that bring you trouble. She’ll also help you discover hidden strengths, empowering you to build the life you very much deserve.

Anne’s specialities include depression, anxiety, trauma response, sexuality, and relationship issues. Anne uses…

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Mary Preston

Mary Preston

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)
When you walk into the office with me, you’ll feel you’ve reached a place where it’s safe to speak about what you’re keeping inside. I’m calm, gentle, and accepting. I’ll hold space for you and stay with you as you work on sorting through and dealing with strong emotions.

I’m trained in Marriage and Family Therapy, and work with individuals and couples, including children of all ages….

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Nathan Preston

Nathan Preston

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)
When you meet me, you’ll discover that I approach therapy from a place of care, trust, and authenticity. You’ll quickly learn that I’m supportive, responsive, and non­judgemental. I’ll maintain a safe space for you as you engage in the process of bettering yourself.
I am a Solution ­Focused therapist, trained in Marriage and Family Therapy, and I have extensive experience working with individuals, couples, teenagers, and families….

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Kathryn Price

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
When you meet Kathryn Price, you’ll feel her genuine interest and caring approach. These stem from her long history (23 years) of helping clients meet their goals and heal their pain.

Kathryn has recently returned home to Colorado after many years of honing her skills and knowledge in Alaska. She is committed to and passionate about her work with children, adults, and families, and will gently and skillfully guide you on your path of healing from trauma, anxiety, loss, and depression…

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Andrea Pucciarello

Andrea Pucciarello

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
With over 20 years experience as a mental health therapist, Andrea has had the privilege to work with many brave clients. She has been with them while they move through the unbearable to come out the other side unbreakable. Andrea provides a healing environment through sincere empathy, keen insight, compassion and an empowering approach. She understands through the grit you can find your true grace. With her clinical expertise and deep respect for her clients, Andrea will help you move through the pain, identify your gifts and help you gain inner peace.

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Laura Reid

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
Laura strongly believes that you have wonderful, amazing strengths inside, and wants to help you discover and live these strengths. When you first meet Laura, you’ll notice her bright and friendly demeanor. You’ll immediately feel comfortable sharing your stories with her, as she walks alongside you with sensitivity and humor.

Laura loves working with all populations, and finds each person to be a gift. Laura works with kids of all ages, adults, couples, and families, and is particularly experienced working …

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Amy Ryk

Amy Ryk

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)

Amy is passionate about guiding you toward emotional, social, and personal success. Working side-by-side with Amy, you’ll find support with relationships, family life, career, and your own internal growth. She’ll help you reach your highest potential, transitioning into a life where you’ll experience a sense of meaning and purpose.

Amy blends her heart-centered approach with research-validated therapy to guide your growth, whether you’re an individual, couple, or family. Her therapeutic style emanates warmth, compassion and curiosity…

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Lauren Stanley

Lauren Stanley

Licensed Clinical Social Worker ( LCSW )
Lauren is passionate about helping you build a meaningful life. She believes you are deeply courageous for reaching out for help. When you meet with Lauren, you’ll feel welcome, safe, and reassured. You’ll find yourself able to begin exploring the issues that brought you to therapy, both easily and comfortably.

Lauren believes that you and your struggles are unique and, with that in mind, she’ll create a thoughtful, individualized approach to support you in constructing your best life. Lauren has experience….

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Melissa Stiller

Melissa Stevens

Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
My name is Melissa and I’m a calm, gentle and soft-spoken person. I was recently described as: “Calm and collected, serene, an excellent listener, non-judgmental, open, kind, thoughtful, accepting, welcoming and heartfelt.”

When you meet me for the first time, you’ll sense a compassionate and non-judgmental atmosphere. Then, together, we can create a safe space for you to set down your burdens, invite your emotions for a cup of tea and conversation, and begin exploring all of the possibilities and…

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Melissa Stillman

Licensed Professional Counselor (MS, LPC)
Melissa has a natural ability to connect with others and create a comfortable, safe space for personal healing, growth, and empowerment. Melissa creates a trusting rapport, and adds a dash of humor, as she builds a successful restorative process.

After earning her Masters in Mental Health Counseling from the University of Miami, Melissa gained valuable experience in…

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Linda Talarico

Linda Talarico

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
Sometimes when you least expect it, your life can become challenging, confusing and even painful. Linda knows this both personally and professionally; she also knows the value and benefits that talking with a therapist can provide.

After a 25 year career as a therapist in Valhalla, N.Y., Linda is now supporting the Fort Collins community. She’s continuing her work with individuals, couples, fami-lies, and children ages 2-16

You’ll find Linda easily connects with you and is a terrific listener…

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Jay VanDerWerff

Jay VanDerWerff

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Addiction Counselor (MSW, LCSW, LAC)
Jay recognizes that your decision to start therapy is deeply personal, and very brave. He takes care to ensure that your courage is rewarded with positive outcomes. When you meet with Jay, you can expect to be honestly heard and to have a conversation that leaves you feeling hopeful and empowered. You will appreciate his warmth, sense of humor, compassion, and patience as he skillfully partners with you to find solutions and achieve wellness.

Jay brings a depth and breadth of clinical understanding into your therapy, and adapts these to your unique needs…

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Jeff Vovilla

Licensed Professional Counselor (M.A., LPC)
When you meet Jeff, you’ll quickly feel comfortable and at ease. Jeff’s passion for guiding you to health and healing is evident from the start: He asks thoughtful questions and genuinely listens to your story. You’ll feel heard – on a deep level – and together you’ll find unique and empowering solutions for your life’s struggles.

Jeff’s training is in Marriage and Family Therapy, which allows him to view the world in terms of parts working together to achieve a greater whole….

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Caitlin Walk

Caitlin Walk

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
Caitlin is confident you’ll benefit and grow from the support she offers in therapy. By bringing care, understanding, and skill to the counseling relationship, she’ll help you navigate the difficult journeys of your life. One of Caitlin’s main goals when working with you is to offer you a safe and welcoming space, one free from judgments and preconceived notions.

Caitlin’s sense of humor will put you at ease, and her guidance will help empower you to realize your strengths in all situations. She’ll take the time you need to heal, recognizing…

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Mila Walkowiak

Mila Walkowiak

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC, AMFT)

As your therapist, I want to help you reclaim a life full of wonder and magic, a life filled with miraculous moments of connection with yourself, with others, and with nature.

You deserve meaning and purpose, moving toward growth and your own unique potential. Sometimes, however, you may find obstacles in your path, and when these obstacles become your focus, you might struggle to employ your strengths, and feel you don’t have options

As your therapist, I’ll promote self-awareness, helping you…

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Michael Weitzel

Michael Weitzel

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Mike provides a safe, nonjudgmental, and encouraging environment. Here, you’ll feel em-powered to walk through the issues and behaviors that are causing you pain or unhappiness.

Mike understands that facing your issues is hard work and takes courage, but is essential to embracing a “life worth living.” He’ll join you on this journey, believing the therapeutic relationship is key to moving forward. And while Mike will work hand-in-hand with you through what might at times be a difficult road, he’ll use humor and tenderness to help you…

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Cindy Wells

Cindy Wells

Licensed Professional Counselor (MS, LPC)
When you meet Cindy, you’ll experience a warm, welcoming person. You’ll feel her passion for her work as a therapist, and feel at ease as you build a relationship together. You’ll experience a highly experienced counselor who will put her compassion and training to work for and with you.

Whether working with teenagers by teaching healthy coping skills to overcome an eating disorder; or helping young adults transition into careers, committed relationships, and financial responsibilities; or partnering with older adults …

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Doug Wenger

Doug Wenger

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW,LCSW)
Doug approaches his life, his clients, and his work in a kind, caring and easy going manner. Doug listens mindfully to his clients and meets them where they are at — taking the journey with them to get to the places they want to be. Along the way, he incorporates humor, and is flexible with his style and approach to ensure his clients’ needs are being met. Doug view’s his work with his clients as a collaboration of efforts and expertise, together finding ways to meet needs and attune to feelings. Throughout their time together, Doug is always building positive relationships…

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Angela White

Angela White

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA,LPC)
Angela puts her heart into understanding and connecting with each and every client. Through kindness and empathic listening, Angela accepts you wherever you are. It is very important to her that the therapy room is an inviting and safe space for you to unburden yourself from the heaviness you’ve been carrying for so long.

Angela helps puts pieces together, figure out what is working well and also what is not working, and helps you find your inner voice of wisdom and healing. Rather than consider herself an expert, she honors the light and values the…

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Rebecca Wilson Kase

Rebecca Wilson Kase

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW, EMDR, RYT)

Rebecca’s compassionate and caring approach will help you feel both welcomed and safe. Rebecca believes you  have the capacity to heal, and that at your core you’re equipped for the journey. Getting there can be challenging however, and Rebecca believes in supporting you on your path.

Rebecca won’t view you as a collection of symptoms, but rather as a whole person facing difficult situations. She’ll take the stance of “what happened to you”, instead of “what’s wrong with you”…

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Allison Woods

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
As you get to know Allison and work with her, you will know that she is there for you. You’ll know this through her ability to be deeply present with you, her curiosity about you, her genuine way of talking with you, and through time: the clarity you develop together about how you’re proceeding in your life and where you want to go.

You’ll experience kindness and gentle honesty – because you deserve it and because a part of therapy can be learning how to treat yourself with more patience and compassion…

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LeAnn

LeAnn Woods

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
LeAnn has a natural tendency toward positivity, hope, and laughter. You’ll know she cares through the compassionate, curious, and sometimes playful relationship she’ll form, one that provides a sense of safety and trust.

LeAnn has experience with children, teens, families, adults, and enjoys working with couples. She has practice and skill with areas …

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Amanda Wurst

Amanda Wurst

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW,LCSW)
Amanda is committed to helping you identify and live your best life. When you meet Amanda, you’ll experience her warmth and laid back style. You’ll feel put at ease by her kindness and sense of humor. You’ll find a safe space, one free of judgement.

Amanda understands that reaching out for support is a brave first step. She’ll reward that courage by guiding you through the journey of life, giving you hope even at those times when you’re struggling to see the light. Amanda recognizes you’re a unique individual, and, as she gets to know you, she’ll build a tailored approach to help you …

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Tracy Stuart

Tracy Stuart

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA,LPC)
Tracy believes that you have – within yourself – the ability to heal & live well, and she understands that therapy can be the key to unlock the door to well-being. Tracy provides a safe place for you to address whatever is causing you distress. Kindness, honesty, and a deep desire to see people experience relief from suffering, drives her work.

Tracy can help you heal from a wide range of issues, including trauma, anxiety, depression, and women’s issues. Since life can be complex – and can change in a moment’s notice – Tracy will assist you in developing a tool box of sorts, with many effective forms of coping skills that can…

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Mira Reisen

Mira Reisen

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MS, LMFT)
Meeting Mira, you’ll experience her calm presence. You’ll be surprised by how comfortable you feel expressing your needs, your fears, and your life’s struggles. In this compassionate environment, you’ll reclaim a sense of hope, along with a belief in your own ability to succeed.

Mira strives to meet you wherever you find yourself in this journey we call life, greeting you with tenderness, creativity and courage. She’ll learn about your individual passions and strengths, and use these to help guide you in a way that balances comfort and challenge in order to build and maintain success…

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Michael Herr

Michael Herr

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
When you come in for a session with Mike, you can expect to be met with compassion, a listening ear, and some well-timed humor, as you begin the therapeutic process. Mike believes in the importance of human connection and the transformative power of your therapeutic relationship.

Over his 5 years of practice, Mike has continually worked to perfect his client centered approach, ensuring you receive a unique and personalized experience. He’ll develop a plan designed just for you, based on your needs Your healing journey might include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy…

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