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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Hope Asbury

Hope Asbury

Master’s level Intern
When you experience trauma, life changes, or severe life stressors, it is not uncommon to feel as if your life is unraveling. I commend you for beginning your journey to heal and grow. Although it may feel as if you are in unknown territory, I’ll identify your strengths and help you reach a place where you feel at peace, complete, whole and safe.

Choosing a counselor or therapist is a very personal and individual process. Regardless of where you are in life, I provide a non- judgmental, compassionate, and supportive space where we can work through any challenge life brings…

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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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Caleb Ball

Caleb Ball

Licensed Professional Counselor Candidate (MA, LPCC)
Caleb creates a comfortable, safe environment, one where you’ll feel welcomed and at ease. He’s a caring, non-judgmental therapist, who’ll listen intently as you share your life story. But Caleb won’t just sit back and listen. He’ll help you claim your courage and your natural strength,empowering you to navigate, and even overcome, the roadblocks that life has thrown your way.

While you’ll find yourself doing the work of healing, you’ll also enjoy Caleb’s sense of humor and down to earth personality…

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Robert Eli Balich

Robert Eli Balich

Licensed Professional Counselor (Ph.D., LPC)
With Robert, you’ll experience a compassionate and engaging counselor who’ll create a safe environment for you. Here, you’ll feel comfortable discussing your struggles, concerns, and feelings. Robert will guide and support you as you examine different aspects of your life and come to conclusions that help you reclaim a life of vitality and aliveness.

Robert has extensive experience working with clients with a variety of different presenting concerns including substance abuse, depression, anxiety, trauma, life transitions, and much more…

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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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Dena Beals

Dena Beals

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MA, LMFT)
When you meet Dena, you’ll discover a therapist who offers a caring, non-judgmental attitude, one that’ll help you feel comfortable in her office. “I believe that we all come with baggage,” Dena shares, “and therapy is a place to help work through that baggage — both the struggles of the past and of the present.”

Dena offers a calm, safe environment; you’ll find yourself in a place where you feel accepted and nurtured. From here, you can do important healing work, and move toward a better life…
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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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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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Annie Bomberg

Annie Bomberg

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
“I’m a warm and compassionate listener with a great sense of humor,” Annie begins. “I love the process of getting to know each of my clients, and I’m often amazed at how – many times – that process alone can help them to re-connect with what’s RIGHT with them when the challenges they face may be keeping their focus on what seems “wrong.”

“Therapy with me is a collaborative experience,” Annie continues. “You bring your hopes, dreams, strengths, and challenges. I’ll bring my optimism, energy, experience, and creativity. Together we will actively participate in a process that will help…

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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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John Burton

John Burton

Licensed Professional Counselor (EdD, LPC)
With wisdom and humor, John accompanies you on your unique path to reclaiming, living and celebrating your authentic self. Along the way in this journey of growth, John will help you learn empowering skills to manage your inner and outer life.

John’s doctorate in Human Development Counseling provides a foundation that guides his work. To assist you in furthering your own personal development, he’ll bring over 35 years of diverse counseling experience, and, most importantly, compassionate acceptance…

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Lesley Caldwell

Lesley Caldwell

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Family and friends say I am one of those “lucky people” who has always known what she wanted to do. My relationship with several outstanding counselors in high school reinforced my decision to enter the counseling profession. I have now worked in the counseling field for over two decades, where the most important part of my work continues to be the therapeutic relationship: I love connecting with clients. Witnessing joys, struggles, and healing is a privilege. I feel truly blessed to do this work.

With a strong belief that people need different things from therapy at different points…

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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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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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Krista Cowenm

Krista Cowan

Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC, LAC, EMDR, Biofeedback)
Krista brings a warm, sincere, tender-hearted, and compassionate approach to counseling. She creates a space where you feel welcome and encouraged to share whatever you need openly, in a relaxed, safe and non-judgmental environment.

Krista meets you where you are and supports your healing journey. Krista understands that each person is unique, and she’ll help you find your own path on your way to healing and wholeness. She’ll support you with each step forward, using creative and integrative interventions that meet your needs…

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Nadara Dauk

Nadara Dauk

Licensed Professional Counselor Candidate (MA, LPCC)
When you take that first step in your healing journey, and meet Nadara, you’ll find a considerate, compassionate, and empathic healer, one who’ll put you at ease from the very beginning, allowing you to rest in the comfort of a non-judgmental presence.

Nadara feels privileged to partner with you. As a guide on your healing path, she’ll bring both her care, along with helpful resources and tools that will empower you to make positive changes…

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Alyssa G. Davis

Alyssa G. Davis

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Alyssa invites you to enter into an environment where you’ll feel accepted, validated, and safe. Here, Alyssa offers her warm, genuine presence. Here, you’ll feel liberated to explore deeply: You’ll identify the parts of yourself and your life that you want to transform, and you’ll learn how to create an overall sense of well-being, relief, and relaxation.

Alyssa takes a holistic approach to healing, exploring your situation from various perspectives. Together, you’ll work to achieve physical, mental and spiritual health and vitality…
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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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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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Janis Edwards

Janis Edwards

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
“I want to learn all about you,” Janis begins. “Which life experiences are most important to you? Which life stories help to define you?” Janis will work diligently to understand what brought you to counseling. Once she gains insight into both where you are and where you long to be, Janis uses strategies and interventions that leverage your strengths to build your best life, and overcome the vulnerabilities that would otherwise imperil your successes.

Janis has worked with individuals, couples, and families for over 20 years. She received her Masters of Social Services degree from …

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Stephanie Eells

Stephanie Eells

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC, DBTC)
Stephanie will help you to respond — instead of reacting — to challenging situations in more effective ways. Along the way, Stephanie will guide you to improving your self-esteem, your self-worth, and your interpersonal relationships.

Stephanie works collaboratively with you to build skills in areas of emotion regulation, reality-testing, distress tolerance, acceptance, validation, and mindfulness, all the while helping you to decrease any self-destructive behaviors. Stephanie works with adults, using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavior Therapy…

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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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Velvet Flint

Velvet Flint

Licensed Professional Counselor (MS, LPC)
When you first meet Velvet, you’ll feel welcomed (and put at ease) by her gentle and caring presence. Velvet will help you feel heard, understood, and validated. As you continue to work together, you’ll feel encouraged, supported, and guided as you navigate your way through difficult times.

Velvet understands that it takes courage to begin therapy, so she’ll take the time needed to build a comfortable rapport. She’ll then help you use your strengths, positive attributes and talents to get through the tough times and become the best version of yourself…

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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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Lee Gardner

Lee Gardner

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
When you meet Lee, you’ll realize you’ve encountered a clinician with the experience, the insight, and the ability to help you heal. He’ll start by fostering a sense of comfort and safety, and you’ll feel safe giving voice to your feelings. Then, Lee will bring his 35 years of experience to support you in your healing journey, helping you process and resolve whatever ails you, guiding you to a life filled with meaning, connection, and joy.

Lee, also an accomplished martial artist, will work to help you find balance in life, blending his years of …

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Rosalyn Gastel

Rosalyn Gastel

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (RN, MSW, LCSW)
When you meet Rosalyn, you’ll discover a therapist who’ll work alongside you, at your pace. Together, you’ll find your way through the many curve balls life has thrown your way. You’ll uncover helpful problem solving skills, healthy coping strategies, and, most of all, a caring therapist who’ll be there with you every step of the way.

Rosalyn practices therapy from a holistic approach, supporting you in creating and maintaining harmony between the physical, emotional, and spiritual aspects of your life.

Rosalyn has 18 years of experience helping…

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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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J. Katie Graber

J. Katie Graber

Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC, LMFT, LAC)
Katie believes in your ability to grow and change and become everything you want to be. Katie believes in always holding onto hope.

Katie works with individuals, couples, and families who are struggling with addiction, trauma, anxiety/depression, personality disorders, TBI (traumatic brain injury), sexual issues, relationship struggles, grief/loss, life transitions, and more.

“I recently moved home to Colorado after spending a few years in the Pacific Northwest working with a deeply vulnerable population…

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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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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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Jami Hedrick

Jami Hedrick

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Feeling overwhelmed by emotions? Have you experienced significant life changes and feel lost? When you meet Jami you will find a person who is caring, compassionate, and a guide who will take you where you want to go in your healing journey in a safe, comfortable environment. Jami is passionate about helping you move toward the changes you would like to make in your life and wants to partner with you to help you experience positive mental well-being.

Jami understands how overwhelming life can feel at times and how difficult it can be to find the time to take care of your mental well-being…

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Pedar Herom

Pedar Herom

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Pedar is a big-hearted therapist, who’ll use his honesty, curiosity and perceptiveness to support you. Those who work with Pedar describe him as a counselor gifted at hearing both what is said, and the unsaid thoughts that can be a vital part of healing.

As Pedar guides you through life-changing self-examination. he’ll explore any disconnections between your current life and your true values and feelings. He’ll help you, as you examine and identify areas of discord and distress, and create strategies to work toward health and wholeness…

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Pamela Herrick

Pamela Herrick

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MA, LMFT)
Pamela is a caring and genuine person. She’s committed to helping you overcome obstacles in your everyday life (obstacles that hinder your belief in yourself and hold you back in relationships with others).

Pamela has been working in the Mental Health Field for over 25 years. During that time, she’s learned a wide range of counseling techniques and styles. After listening to your personal story with compassion and care, she’ll put together the best of what she’s learned to support you…

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Laurie Hessel

Laurie Hessel

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
Laurie’s approach to helping is the same as her approach to life…first, offer care and understanding. Through listening, acceptance, positive regard, kindness and common sense – as well as a toolbox full of skills – Laurie makes counseling a safe, positive experience.

Here, you’ll learn to grow and change in the directions you’ve always wanted to: Laurie helps you decide what you want to get out of counseling, and then helps you meet those life-affirming goals…
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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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Sonia Izmirian

Sonia Izmirian

Licensed Psychologist (Ph.D., LP)
Sonia is a licensed psychologist who’ll bring her seven years of experience to help you find the inner strength to heal and grow. Sonia understands how hard change can be. She believes that once you learn empowering tools, and are offered support and encouragement, you’ll be able to challenge and transform your thoughts, feelings, and behaviors, and build your best life.

Sonia believes that no two people are the same, so she individualizes her approach to each client, while incorporating warmth, kindness, and humor into every session. She will also gently challenge you to help you…

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Kristin Jansen

Kristin Jansen

Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Addiction Counselor (MA, LPC, LAC)
When you meet Kristin, you’ll experience her nonjudgmental, genuine presence. She couples her kindness with her 20-plus years of experience, to support you in your healing journey.

Kristin will bring a unique blend of therapies that together will empower you to live the life you deserve: from EMDR to humanistic approaches to animal assisted therapy. Whether you’re a family, child, adolescent, or adult, you’ll find relief from whatever ails you, including issues such as PTSD, depression, psychosis, anxiety, relationship struggles, addiction, and grief…

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Cheyenne Jones

Cheyenne Jones

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA,LPC)
Cheyenne’s approach to counseling is based on empathy, authenticity and positive regard. When you begin, you’ll share your goals and hopes, and, together with Cheyenne, you’ll create a plan with actionable steps that’ll lead you toward your best life. Cheyenne will accompany you in your journey towards self-actualization, acting as support when you need it, and as a guide whenever you might feel lost. Along the way, you’ll learn how to change your own behaviors, feelings, and even self-concepts, always adventuring forward at a pace that is secure and comfortable for you…

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Lilla Jones

Lilla Jones

Licensed Professional Counselor Candidate (MA, LPCC)
Lilla is passionate about creating a safe space for clients to explore any past, present, or future concerns. Issues such as depression, anxiety, or addictive behaviors can surface and take control of your life, making it feel impossible. Your marriage and relationships may encounter trials which can seem overwhelming. Sometimes, by ourselves, we’re simply unable to find the peace we want to experience. Lilla brings warmth, skill, and humor to the counseling relationship. Lilla believes that clients benefit from genuineness, acceptance, and empathy within the counseling room.

Lilla will help you increase your awareness…

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Jenny Kelley

Jenny Kelley

Licensed Professional Counselor Candidate (MA, LPCC)
When you meet Jenny, you’ll notice how quickly she’ll put you at ease. She understands that it takes courage to reach out for help, and she’ll honor this decision by providing a safe, non-judgmental environment. Jenny’s humor, empathy and compassion provide the ideal setting for growth, and she’ll help you thrive by creating meaningful connections with yourself and others.

Jenny believes that you are unique and will customize a treatment plan based on your individual situation. Jenny likes…

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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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Mari Kintzley

Mari Kintzley

MA Candidate, Intern
Mari wants you to live your best life. She understands that your life has had it’s share of pains and it’s moments of joy. With care and empathy, she’ll help you navigate the challenges of life and discover a healing path through the hard times. Mari will dive into your world, come to understand your lived experience, and offer empathy and support. Specifically, Mari will go beyond listening and help you develop helpful coping skills you can learn and integrate into what’ll become a rich and rewarding life…

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Ginger Kipp

Ginger Kipp

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC, EMDR)
Ginger sees therapy as a pathway to living your best life. As you work collaboratively with Ginger, you’ll increase your awareness of unconscious patterns, often developed early on to cope. You’ll then be free to transform the life you’re living into the life you’ve always hoped for. Ginger’s goals are to help clients resolve past generational issues, emotional turmoil, and life stressors in a compassionate and nonjudgmental way.

Ginger has been working as a psychotherapist for the last 23 years. Her therapeutic style includes psychoanalytic-oriented therapy…

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Chery Kraemer

Chery Kraemer

Licensed Professional Counselor (MS, LPC)
Chery understands how difficult life can be. She’s here to help you heal your wounds and live your best life. In a safe and comfortable atmosphere, you’ll learn how to get through the tough times, with grace and with courage.

Chery’s a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) who cares for with individuals from all walks of life: Whether you’re 12 or 102 — whether you’re struggling with a mood disorder or trauma or depression and anxiety — Chery will use her 20 years of experience to support and guide your growth…

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Cassie Krajewski

Cassie Krajewski

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW, LAC, EMDR)
Cassie is passionate about helping you recognize and understand the patterns that are getting in the way of your best life; and supporting you in tapping into your inherent abilities to heal, grow, and connect with your true self. In the process, you’ll develop new ways of being, relating, and living in alignment with what you value.

You’ll find Cassie to be engaging, non-judgmental, compassionate, and collaborative. She creates a safe and affirming environment where you’re free to truly be all of who you are, without fear of being judged, pathologized, or misunderstood…

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Alyssa de la Torre

Alyssa de la Torre

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
“As your counselor,” Alyssa explains, “I’ll work to create a space where you’ll feel welcomed, protected and cared for. You’ll feel liberated to express your truest self: all of your joys, all your sadness, and all your ache. Here, we’ll talk together—at your pace—moving toward a deeper understanding of yourself. In time, we’ll build pathways to your authentic life, the one you’ve always longed for.”

Alyssa works with individuals of all ages, and has a passion for helping teens and adults who find themselves in painful places, whether from traumatic experiences or from the inner voices…

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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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Matthew Long

Matthew Long

Licensed Social Worker (MSW, LSW)
Matthew brings his genuineness, caring heart, and a touch of humor to everyone he meets. Matthew’s warm and accepting approach allows you to feel comfortable, valued, and safe. With Matthew, you’ll find it easy to share your feelings and your needs, sharing what’s on the inside, and feeling the relief of getting it out. He values your voice, and uses your time efficiently and effectively to move you towards your life’s goals.

Matthew knows that you don’t fit into a cookie cutter mold, so he uses a varied approach to construct a tailored treatment plan that is strength-based and person-centered…

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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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Emily McDonald

Emily McDonald

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)

Emily believes that you are capable of making change and improving your life… Sometimes, you just need the tools and support to do so. Emily is invested in guiding you through this process of growth. She’ll utilize various therapeutic approaches – as well as humor and empathy – to help, believing that there is no cookie cutter approach to therapy or life.

Emily enjoys helping you learn healthy coping skills and problem solving skills. She is person-centered and solution-focused and works to help individuals improve their lives through…

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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, mindfulness, creative writing, narrative therapy  and other modalities to work with individuals and groups for long term recovery and healing…

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Tracy Meisinger

Tracy Meisinger

Licensed Professional Counselor (MFT, NCC, LPC)
When you meet Tracy, you’ll discover a therapist who loves her work. She’ll first listen and understand; then help guide you to your own truth; and together you’ll learn how to turn life’s struggles into opportunities for recovery, healing, and growth.

Tracy’s work includes adolescents, individuals, couples and families. Using an inclusive approach with couples, she’ll help struggling partners overcome conflict, by gaining understanding and find new ways to communicate. Trained in sexuality counseling, Tracy also helps couples…

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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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Laurel Nard

Laurel Nard

Licensed Professional Counselor Candidate (MA, LPCC)
Laurel creates a safe, inclusive and caring environment for each person that enters her office. She un-derstands that it takes a great deal of courage for you to begin a therapeutic relationship, and she works hard to make sure that you feel heard and comfortable.

Laurel believes that you have the potential to feel more content, and believes that through the thera-peutic relationship you can express your needs, feelings, pains and wants, and find your way to a better life. Laurel understands that therapy…

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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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Janell Nicholson

Janell Nicholson

Licensed Professional Counselor Candidate (MA, LPCC)
When you meet Janell, you’ll find that her calm demeanor puts you at ease.You’ll experience the freedom to share your story without fear of being judged, and you’ll be listened to and understood.With care and compassion, Janell will create a space where you can experience deep healing.

Janell will help you discover new options in your life, and support you as you make choices that connect you with what’s most important to you. Working hand in hand, Janell will help guide you, helping you navigate difficult situations…

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Chelsea Norris

Chelsea Norris

Licensed Professional Counselor Candidate (MA, LPCC)
Chelsea believes in walking alongside you in your healing process. She creates an environment of safety, acceptance and calm, genuinely wanting to learn about you and your experience. Chelsea works with you through your hardest challenges, knowing that full healing is possible, and will hold this space – with tenderness – for healing to occur. Chelsea believes in utilizing your strengths and allowing you to foster these strengths along your journey – through life’s ups and downs – to well-being….

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Linsey Norton

Linsey Norton

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
Linsey offers compassionate understanding, warm support and an accepting presence. She understands every person needs help at some point in their lives, whether you’re feeling overwhelmed by life as a whole, or by one part that’s throwing the rest out of balance.

While working with Linsey, you’ll learn skills to help cope with whatever life brings your way. With deep care and great empathy, she’ll support you in overcoming depression, anxiety, insecurities, chronic health issues, relationship struggles, archaic family roles, setting appropriate boundaries, and more…

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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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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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Cezar Popescu

Cezar Popescu

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Cezar is a genuine, compassionate and intuitive therapist. As a veteran, a husband, a father, an immigrant, a lover of nature, sports and animals, Cezar’s life experience helps him to relate to a variety of clients while holding empathy and attunement.

Cezar helps clients create a safe space (both internally and externally), explore and shift mental processes, and commit to self- acceptance. Through this lens, Cezar assists clients discovering old and maladaptive narrative patterns: This allows for reassessing and reassigning outdated modes of thinking, and introducing thoughts…

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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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Charity Rauls

Charity Rauls

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC, EMDR)
Charity takes the stance of a compassionate, empathic partner on your journey to finding — and loving — your truest self. Charity has several years of experience working with people from all walks of life who are living with many different diagnoses and challenges.

Using EMDR, CBT, ACT, motivational interviewing, solution focused brief therapy, and other evidence-based methods, Charity will help you uncover your core beliefs, identify needs that you may have been ignoring or unaware of, and help you live your best life…

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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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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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Kendall Rice

Kendall Rice

Licensed Psychologist (Ph.D)
“Life’s difficulties can be challenging,” Kendall shares. “You are sometimes asked to adapt to circumstances that are beyond your control or exceed your ability to cope well. Depression, anxiety, anger, relationship conflicts, trauma, loss, and grief can take away the person you used to be, and interfere with the person you want to be.”

“I understand that navigating these challenges on our own can often be confusing and problematic,” Kendall continues. “Not knowing how, or where to make change, you can sometimes create more hurt in your life. You might try and manage your pain by numbing your feelings with a life of…

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Taylor Roberson

Taylor Roberson

Licensed Professional Counselor Candidate (M.Ed., Ed.S., LPCC)
Taylor strives to ensure you feel safe, accepted, and heard from the moment you walk in. She believes that there is no problem “too small” for care, and no problem “too large” for healing. Taylor is passionate about helping you recover, regain control of your life, and thrive, even after experiencing major transitions, stressors, and/or trauma.

Taylor understands that you’ve faced many different challenges throughout your life. She knows how, sometimes, your stressors may overpower your ability to cope effectively…

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Hanna Rodriguez

Hanna Rodriguez

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPCC)
Hanna understands that change can sometimes be very difficult. She also believes that with the right support system and a little self-compassion, you have the ability to grow and thrive on your path to creating a life of meaning, purpose and connection.

When you encounter Hanna, you’ll immediately feel her support and care for you, as she guides you through challenges that may feel like too much to manage alone, and as she helps you overcome the obstacles keeping you from feeling whole…

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Meghan Rodriguez

Meghan Rodriguez

Licensed Professional Counselor Candidate(MA, LPC)
“Therapy can be a difficult task to engage in. Asking for help isn’t easy,” Meghan explains. “I’m here to walk with you on your journey, providing a safe environment. I’ll work with you on developing a strong bond and a healthy experience with me in therapy. I’m hopeful you’ll find me to be compassionate, empathetic, and non-judgmental, and that I’ll lighten the load sometimes with my sense of humor.”

“When it comes to how I work,” Meghan shares, “I’m person-centered in my practice and utilize my knowledge in DBT and CBT to help you…

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Adrienne Rogers

Adrienne Rogers

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
“It is a privilege to work alongside you ,” Adrianne explains, “as you work towards healing in your life. I’m passionate about utilizing empowering therapeutic interventions to help you make positive changes.”

When you first arrive, you’ll enter a safe, open environment where you’ll be offered support. Over the sessions that follow, you’ll be given the resources to move forward on your own personal journey

Adrienne works with children, families, and adults. She works from a strength-based, trauma-focused approach in which she utilizes…

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Valeria Rojo

Valeria Rojo

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW, EMDR)
“I am a passionate, warm, sensitive and non-judgmental therapist who believes deeply in the power of connection and trust as a way of healing,” Valerie begins. “I have the ability to help people feel heard and understood no matter what they have experienced or where they have come from.

“As a therapist, I firmly believe in the courage and competence of all my clients. The way I work is by creating a safe environment, using empathetic abilities, life experience, respect, and unconditional regard. I value working holistically, and I approach the work with a focus on…

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Christopher Roney

Christopher Roney

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
When you meet Christopher, you’ll find a therapist who’ll treat you with respect and kindness. Chris feels it’s an honor and privilege to guide you through your struggles. In time, together, you’ll change how you experience yourself and your life: Reclaiming a sense of hope and joy; discovering how your life is an intricate, beautifully-designed dance.

By the end of your work with Chris, you’ll reclaim your feelings of awakeness and meaning. Yes, challenges are a given, but they’ll no longer be seen as overwhelming or impossible. Instead, you’ll find yourself taking on challenges and growing…
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Dalton Ross

Dalton Ross

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
Dalton will bring his unique, empowering therapy style to support you. His therapy begins with a blend of empathy, warmth, and collaboration. Dalton then mixes in tangible treatment strategies that’ll guide you in achieving desired treatment outcomes.

Dalton’s here to help, whether you’re an individual, couple, or family. Dalton will find just the right blend of strategies to support you, borrowing from some of best techniques the field has to offer: EMDR, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Cognitive Processing Therapy, Prolonged Exposure, and Motivational Interviewing…

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Jay Ryser

Jay Ryser

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Jay’s approach is empathic and action-oriented. He uses an active-directive approach to help you recover from your difficulties as quickly as possible, and to maintain those improvements over the long run.

Jay has been a therapist for over 30 years, in a wide variety of settings (inpatient, residential, intensive outpatient programs, and outpatient), with a broad range of clients (adults, older adults, children, and adolescents). For the last 15 years, Jay has worked with adults with a wide range of issues including mood (Major Depression, Bipolar Disorder) and anxiety disorders…

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Mark Scofeld

Mark Scofield

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LSCW)
Mark warmly welcomes you. Anticipate a healing journey, incorporating your strengths and directed toward your personal goals. Therapy with Mark begins exactly where you are.

Mark utilizes twenty-five years of experience as a therapist in partnering with you to promote recovery from trauma, anxiety, depression, relational challenges, emotional and physical pain, losses, and other issues that arise in this complicated life…

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Brody Shelstad

Brody Shelstad

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MA, LMFT)
“Hello. My name is Brody. I’d describe myself as a compassionate, accepting and authentic person. I’ve worked with people of all ages, from young children to those with years of wisdom! In addition to my love for helping individuals, I greatly value working with couples and families too!”

Brody wants you to know she’s well trained and has the skills to help: “I completed my undergraduate work at the University of Arizona in Psychology and my graduate work at Syracuse University in Marriage and Family Therapy…

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Kim Shirk

Kim Shirk

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Kim’s kind compassion will help you feel safe. Her warmth and humor will put you at ease. As you start to share your story, you’ll quickly realize that Kim understands and that she can help:

“Life is complicated,” Kim shares.“We all make mistakes, have struggles, and even regret things from our past. But you are not your mistakes and you are not your struggles. I’ll listen to your life story with gentleness, understand and value your beliefs, and together we’ll restore wholeness and inspire hope.”

Kim enjoys working with clients of all ages, from…

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Jessica Shiveley

Jessica Shiveley

Licensed Social Worker (MSW, LSW)
Jessica understands that life is a long and winding journey, one where you’ll face challenges from time to time, challenges that can impact the way you think and feel, Jessica hopes to guide you as you walk through life, helping you to heal and overcome whatever challenges you may be facing.

Jessica knows that you’re unique, with unique strengths. Using a strength-based approach, she’ll empower you to find your way through the hardships, and reclaim the positive in your life (now and in the future)…

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Chaz Simmons

Chaz Simmons

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC, CACII)
Chaz understands that your journey through life can become very difficult when circumstances, situations, and relational conflicts cause you to feel confused and uncertain. In those times, you can find yourself searching for answers. As your therapist, Chaz will work with you to find the answers you seek.

Chaz will listen with empathy and unconditional acceptance, and work in partnership with you to achieve what matters most to you.

“I believe in the power of hope to spur profound healing…

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Rebecca Sloan

Rebecca Sloan

Licensed Professional Counselor (MS, LPC, NCC)
Rebecca understands that taking the first step to seek help can be incredibly hard, but she is here to walk alongside you from the first steps on your journey of healing. She believes in your ability to make changes and work toward a better future, in spite of the struggles in your life. Together you will work to develop understanding and insight, as well as build new skills to face the challenges that have brought you to her office. Rebecca will be there to both encourage and celebrate with you and work with you through the pain, confusion, and sadness in your life.

Rebecca is passionate and respectful in her work with teens and adults and believes…

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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 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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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 toolbox of sorts, with many effective forms of coping skills that can…

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Daira Suljovic

Daira Suljovic

Licensed Professional Counselor Candidate (MA, LPCC)
Daira is gentle, calm, empathetic, and nonjudgmental in her therapeutic approach. She’ll walk alongside you, inviting you to express yourself with authenticity and vulnerability.

Daira understands that beginning therapy, and sitting with a person you have not met before, can be daunting. It takes courage to take those first steps. As a person in this world, you’re already equipped with so many innate tools and ways to persevere. In therapy, we will build upon those natural skills, and also develop a greater awareness of what works for you…

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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, families, and children ages 2-16

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

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Marcella Thompson

Marcella Thompson

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
My years as a therapist have taught me that there are few people who escape life without some level of pain, suffering or transitional problem. We also all have our own unique way of managing these difficulties. Sometimes these issues require coping skills we have yet to learn, and support from someone who is not emotionally involved.

I offer a safe and inviting environment, warm and judgment free. I understand that you may be nervous about entering into a therapeutic relationship. Together, we can sort through the complexities of what brings you here. With hope, grace and perhaps a little humor…

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Renee Turner

Renee Turner

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
“I provide a safe, accepting and non-judgmental environment,” Renee begins. “I’m honored when others let me into their lives and allow me to walk with them on their path to healing. Watching people grow — and develop new skills to confront life’s challenges with self-confidence and courage — is extremely rewarding and meaningful.

“Together, we’ll build a caring, trusting relationship. I’m skilled at developing positive rapport, and am very interested in getting to know you and learn your story. I’ll bring my compassion, empathy, integrity, humor and passion to my work with you, and together we’ll caringly confront and courageously heal you from issues…

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Steve Valente

Steve Valente

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
Steve genuinely cares about your journey of self-discovery and is passionate about helping you become the champion of your own life. Steve’s person-centered and strengths-based approach will help you feel safe, welcomed and inspired. Steve will meet you where you are at and will help you get to where you want to go.

You’ll find Steve is accepting and supportive and understands that your past does not define your future. You can expect a results oriented and collaborative process that will encourage and empower you to heal and find peace and contentment…

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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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Katy Watt

Katy Watt

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Katy’s warm and compassionate approach will help you to feel both welcome and safe. Her kindness and gentleness will create an inviting atmosphere, one where you’ll feel comfortable sharing your feelings and experiences, and getting the help you deserve to navigate life’s struggles.

Katy creates a unique and individualized treatment plan that best fits you and your needs. She’ll help you through whatever ails you, including trauma, family of origin issues, self-esteem concerns, communication challenges, infidelity, attachment issues, anxiety, or depression…
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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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Jennifer West

Jennifer West

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MA, LMFT, EMDR)
Jennifer provides a genuine, empathetic, safe place for you to work on your own healing and reclaim your life. Jennifer is passionate about helping people from all walks of life including adolescents, families, and adults who are ready to make real changes in their lives and move past their pain.

Whether you’ve experienced trauma, family conflict, anxiety/depression, sexual issues, grief/loss, or suicidality, Jennifer will work collaboratively with you to find the best approach. Jennifer uses a blend of evidence-based treatments…

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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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Thomas Wilson

Thomas Wilson

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
“I’m a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who came to Heart-Centered Counseling after working at a rural community health center for the past four years,” Thomas explains. “My experience brought me into contact with a broad range of mental health concerns, ranging from mild anxiety to severe psychosis.”

“I treat each client with dignity and empathy, and help everyone I work with connect with their unique blend of strengths and capabilities. The coping strategies I offer provide insight and understanding of past hardships, offer tributes to already-learned strategies, as well as…

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allison

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 of anxiety, depression, trauma, life transitions, identity, LGBTQ, spiritual support, and self-esteem (among others)…

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Susan Wooldridge

Susan Wooldridge

Licensed Professional Counselor (MS, LPC)
Susan’s gentle, down-to-earth manner will to put you at ease. “I have always felt being genuine is one of the most important qualities a therapist can have,” Susan shared. “There are too many places in the world where folks work hard to please others, rather than being their authentic selves.”

“My clients and I feel comfortable being ourselves with one another,” Susan continued. “I feel lucky to have been trained by very warm-hearted people that taught me to utilize my own experiences in life as a way of helping others. Although they were highly educated people, my teachers believed…

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Whitney Frost

Whitney Frost

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Whitney believes there is nothing more powerful than feeling empowered, excited, and engaged in your journey through life. Whitney understands therapy can help at those times when you are struggling, and that it can also be of benefit throughout the many seasons of your life. She sees herself as your guide on your personal journey to experiencing joy and success.

Whitney encourages those she works with to embark on a warm, enlightening and reflective journey towards self-discovery. She believes in the power of humor and works to inject joy into her sessions…

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Trent Perry

Trent Perry

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC, CAC II)
Trent is a kind and genuine counselor who offers a safe, validating environment.  He’s passionate about his work as a therapist, and is excited about inviting you on a transformative journey to self-discovery, healing and recovery.

Trent’s non-judgmental, empathetic, and compassionate presence creates a supportive healing environment. In this caring space, he’ll engage you in a client-centered therapy where the focus is on your strengths and on your growth.

Trent holds dual credentials in counseling and addiction. He has experience working…

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Anthony Faggioli

Anthony Faggioli

Licensed Professional Counselor (MS, LPC, LAC)
When you first meet Anthony, you’ll experience his care and compassion. You’ll feel respected as well as nurtured, in a calm yet encouraging space. Anthony is both a realistic and an optimistic therapist, one who helps empower individuals to achieve their best self.

Anthony will provide you with the opportunity to explore not only current issues, but also the underlying emotional, behavioral and spiritual aspects, promoting whole-body and whole-mind wellness in day to day life.

You can expect to overcome mental health challenges that may feel incurable, ranging from…

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Sara Su-Castillo

Sara Su-Castillo

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (MSW, LCSW)
While in session with Sara, you’ll discover a safe space, one that is judgement free and that will allow you to express whatever feelings you may be experiencing. Sara will meet you where you are in life and join you on your journey.

You’ll build a trusting relationship, and from there you’ll learn to overcome a variety of concerns, including depression, anxiety, trauma related problems, relationship issues, and communication barriers.

The tools that Sara uses to help clients include active listening, mindfulness, and teaching empowerment…

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Ashley Shaw

Ashley Shaw

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Ashley creates a warm, relaxed environment where you’ll feel safe and welcome. The calm environment allows for a non-judgmental, caring space, one where you’ll feel comfortable exploring your thoughts and feelings. Ashley will validate your feelings and experience, all the while working along side you to create positive change. Together, you’ll build the life you want most for yourself.

While working to make the changes you desire, you’ll find Ashley has a sense of humor and an easygoing personality. Ashley has over 10 years experience working with children, adolescents, families and couples in a variety of settings including schools…

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Jesse Dickinson

Jesse Dickinson

Licensed Professional Counselor (MA, LPC)
Jesse believes you can find an oasis of hope even in a dry, desolate place. If you are reading this, it’s because you haven’t given up on that hope. You can overcome!
 
When you work with Jesse, you will know he is walking beside you on your journey toward personal freedom. You will feel understood and accepted, as well as encouraged and caringly challenged. Jesse will help you navigate the hardships you are facing as well as guide you in overcoming emotional pain, anxiety, stress, depression, relationship struggles, and traumatic experiences…

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Kaity Brock

Kaity Brock

Licensed Professional Counselor (M.Ed., LPC)
When you’re in session with Kaity, you’ll feel her warm, caring presence. Here, in this safe and calming environment, you’ll feel welcomed to share your story.

Kaity focuses on creating an authentic connection. She’ll bring her natural empathy and support, her humor and her tenderness, and her genuine excitement to learn about you and your world. Together, working side-by-side, you’ll tackle life’s most difficult problems and achieve your goals.

Kaity uses active listening, empowerment, advocacy, and psychoeducational tools to help…

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Carla Farris

Carla Farris

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (MS, PMHNP-C, FNP-C, PNP)
When working with you, Carla’s goal is to create a safe, compassionate, collaborative environment. She develops a trusting and therapeutic relationship by getting to know who you are. Carla conducts a thorough psychiatric evaluation in a non-judgmental and very caring manner. 

Carla provides client centered care and treatments by utilizing evidence-based guidelines. She diagnoses and intervenes according to the most current accepted practice standards in the field.

Carla effectively manages symptoms by initiating, adjusting, and monitoring medications…

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