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YeteastAshley Green
Self Pay Rate: $99

Yeteast Ashley Green, Resident in Counseling

Philosophy of Care

Yeteast Ashley Green is a Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LCADC) who is in the process of becoming a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). She has over 3 years of experience assisting teens, adults, and seniors who are seeking help in managing the effects of addiction, OCD, racial identity issues, low self-esteem, alcohol abuse, anxiety, depression, anger, and poor coping skills.

Yeteast received a Bachelor of Science in Biblical Counseling from the College of Biblical Studies—Houston in 2009 and a Bachelor of Science in Psychology in 2011 from the University of Phoenix—Houston. She begin training for her license in chemical dependency in 2008, working part-time at a residential home for men. Yeteast graduated from Houston Baptist University with a Master of Art in Psychology. She utilizes cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT),  dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), rational emotive behavior therapy (REBT), and more.

Partner together with Yeteast to address the concerns in your personal life that are affecting your mental health. She'll work with you to overcome your obstacles and achieve your goals and ambitions with newfound confidence and mental clarity.

Education

Houston Baptist University
Master of Psychology

Specialties

  • Alcohol Use
  • Addictions
  • Anxiety
  • Anger
  • Divorce
  • Substance Use
  • Stress
Miguel Sanchez
Self Pay Rate: $99

Miguel Sanchez, Resident in Counseling

Philosophy of Care

Miguel Sanchez is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate (LPC-A) supervised by Dr. Avis Smith and National Certified Counselor (NCC) with over 4 years of experience. Miguel provides bilingual services in both English and Spanish and specializes in assisting toddlers, children, teens, and adults who are struggling with anxiety, depression, ADHD, behavioral issues, poor coping skills, and many other conditions.

Miguel earned his Bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of Phoenix and his Master's degree in Educational Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Lamar University. He is currently a Doctoral student at Walden University. Miguel has experience working with at-risk youth and families, youth and adolescents with intellectual disabilities, youth and adolescents with severe behavioral challenges, and is open to working with any individual seeking mental health services. Miguel helps his clients by providing trauma-informed, client-centered care that allows the client to feel heard, seen, and validated. Miguel utilizes cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), solutions-focused brief therapy (SFBT), and various other therapeutic approaches to best meet the unique needs of each client.

Miguel seeks to establish a safe, caring, judgment-free and trusting therapeutic environment to allow his clients to share their thoughts, concerns, and worries freely and openly. Miguel is here to help assist you in reaching your goals, making beneficial therapeutic changes in your life by offering a personalized treatment plan.

Education

Lamar University
Master's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • ADHD
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Coping Skills
Alejandra Galindo
Self Pay Rate: $99

Alejandra Galindo, LMFT

Philosophy of Care

Alejandra Galindo is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Texas with 7 years of experience working with individuals, couples, and families. Alejandra has worked with clients to help them navigate their trauma, depression, anxiety, relationship issues, and much more.

After graduating from John Jay College of Criminal Justice with a Bachelor of Arts in Forensic Psychology in New York City, Alejandra decided to continue her education in Texas. Alejandra graduated with her Master of Arts in Family Therapy from the University of Houston - Clear Lake.

When it comes to therapy, Alejandra utilizes relational, collaborative, strength-based, cognitive-behavioral, dialectical behavioral, trauma-informed, solution-focused, and Gottman approach to assist her clients in meeting their goals. Alejandra tailors her sessions based on the client’s needs by remaining consistent in her flexibility, creativity, and awareness as she helps individuals and couples discover and utilize their unique strengths.

Alejandra understands that therapy can be intimidating at times. As such, she makes certain that she finds the right balance between listening and helping clients expand beyond their comfort zones by creating a safe, caring, and trusting relationship with each person. Alejandra ensures that she collaborates with you so that you are not only meeting your goals but also discovering your personal strengths, values, and desires to live your life to the fullest.

Education

University of Houston- Clear Lake
Master's in Family Therapy

Specialties

  • Anxiety Therapy
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Panic Counseling
  • Depression Counseling
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Dialectic Behavioral Therapy
  • Anger Management
Avis Smith
Self Pay Rate: $99

Avis Smith, LPC-S

Philosophy of Care

Avis Smith is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Supervisor (LPC-S) with over 13 years of experience working with clients of all ages. She specializes in treating anxiety, compassion fatigue, familial conflicts, marriage and couples, life transitions, and women's issues. Avis believes that the counseling experience is a very intimate experience that is designed with the client’s needs at the forefront.

Avis is very passionate about mental health. She believes that in order for you to be of value to anyone else, you must take care of yourself. She is eclectic in her approach to treatment, which means that she uses a variety of approaches to meet her clients’ needs. Most commonly, she utilizes a solutions-focused (SFT) approach. This means she meets you where you are while focusing on how to set realistic goals for your future.

The two of you will partner together to establish goals and implement strategies to overcome life's challenges. There is no better time to take back your life and obtain the peace that you deserve—reach out to schedule with Avis today.

Education

Texas Southern University
Doctor of Education in Counselor Education

Specialties

  • ADHD
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Compassion Fatigue
  • Life Transitions
  • Marriage/ Couples
  • Self-esteem
  • Stress
  • Trauma
  • Women’ Issues
Brandy Messiah
Self Pay Rate: $199: Intake $149: Follow-ups

Brandy Messiah, PMHNP-BC, RN, APRN

Philosophy of Care

Brandy Messiah is a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC) with a mission to deliver quality mental health care to individuals and their families by providing a safe, nonjudgmental environment to foster a strong therapeutic alliance with the patient and/or family. Brandy began a nursing career in 2009 as a Registered Nurse (RN) and spent the next 10 years as a bedside nurse in emergency medicine, psychiatry (outpatient programs & inpatient hospitals), long-term intensive care units (ICU), step-down ICU/cardiac/telemetry, home-health, and hospice.

Throughout her nursing career Brandy witnessed the many disparities in the delivery and approach to mental health issues. This led her to develop an intense passion for the mental health population and the specialty of psychiatry. She decided to pursue an advanced degree as a PMHNP to effectively contribute and reach her personal goal to enhance the delivery of the mental health care to assist patients/families in better management and outcomes associated with mental health conditions.

Brandy thoroughly enjoys direct patient care and values the therapeutic relationship between patient/family and provider as the foundation to success in outpatient psychiatry. In this relationship, she will be able to provide you with the relevant education and resources, and better assist you in your own, unique journey in the recovery and healing process.

Education

Master of Science in Nursing
University of Texas Health Science Center-Houston

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • ADHD
  • Adolescents
  • Trauma & PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Reginald Jefferson
Self Pay Rate: $99

Dr. Reginald Jefferson, NCC, LPC-S

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Reginald Jefferson a National Credentialed Counselor and Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor in the state of Texas who has over 15 years of experience working with children, adults, couples, and families seeking help with depression, anxiety, other mental health disorders, and life transitions.

He completed his Bachelor's degree and Master's degree in Biology and Marriage and in Family Studies from Prairie View A&M University. Then, he enrolled in St. Mary’s University where he earned his Master's and Ph.D. in Community Counseling and in Counseling Education and Supervision. His dissertation, An Examination of Cranial Electrotherapy Stimulation on Anxiety and Depressive Symptoms of Caregivers, is a published work.

Dr. Jefferson is a non-judgmental, client-centered, systems therapist who utilizes cognitive behavioral (CBT) solutions and emotionally-focused (EFT) approaches to therapy while maintaining awareness and creativity. He seeks to establish a warm and caring relationship with you in order to assist in building on your strengths and better collaborate with you toward meeting your goals and achieving the meaningful life you value and desire.

Education

St. Mary's University
Ph.D. in Counseling Education and Supervision
Master's in Community Counseling

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Stress Management
  • Anger Management
  • Men’s Issues
  • Relationship Issues
  • Grief/Loss
  • Adolescent Issues
  • Addictions
  • Life Transitions
  • Self Esteem
Dyaz Godfrey
Self Pay Rate: $99

Dyaz Godfrey, LPC-S

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Dyaz Godfrey is a National Certified Counselor and a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas who has 10 years of experience; who continues to serve others on the journey to wholeness and well-being. She completed her Doctorate of Education in Counselor Education from Texas Southern University.

Dr. Godfrey utilizes collaborative strength-based, Cognitive Behavioral, Mindfulness-based, Solution-Focused, Biblio-therapy approaches to client-centered therapy, always maintaining the engagement, objectivity and awareness to meet the needs of every unique individual, family, and couple.

Dr. Godfrey seeks to share acceptance, warmth, and empathy with you in order to assist in enhancing your strengths and collaborating with you towards meeting your goals and realizing the life you value and desire.

Education

Texas Southern University
Counselor Education & Supervision

Specialties

  • Career Anxiety
  • Relationships
  • Self-Esteem
  • Depression
  • Coping with Change Family Challenges
  • Trauma and Abuse
  • Eating Disorders
  • Parenting Issues
  • Anger Management
  • Career Challenges
  • Coaching
  • Grief
Francis Segovia
Self Pay Rate: $199: Intake $149: Follow-ups

Francis Segovia, PMHNP-BC

Philosophy of Care

Francis Segovia is a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC) in Texas and Wisconsin. She is qualified to diagnose, provide psychotherapy, and prescribe medications to children, adolescents, and adults with mental health disorders. Francis has experience working with individuals who experience symptoms of anxiety, impulsivity, depression, insomnia, trauma, abuse, obsessive compulsive, adjustment, behavioral, and psychosis. She has a passion for holistic patient care and has 14 years of experience working with individuals from ages 10 to 95.

Francis completed her Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) at the University of South Alabama. She spent 9 years as a Registered Nurse (RN) and 4 years as a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN). Francis has worked at an in-patient psychiatric state facility in Texas, a 24-hour crisis phone line, and an outpatient crisis stabilization unit. She also has experience as a charge nurse on an adolescent and adult psychiatric forensic intensive care unit. Francis has great communication skills, is a good listener, and takes pride in providing positive patient care with no judgement.

Since Francis has 7 years of experience working with adolescents under the age of 17, she has a way to interact therapeutically and became a great advocate to children and adolescents. She is able to determine the needs of the patient and provide holistic care. She is understanding and provides patient education during each visit. There is no wrong question. It is better to ask than to not understand your symptoms.

Education

Master of Science in Nursing
University of South Alabama

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Bipolar
  • Trauma & PTSD
James Lightfoot
Self Pay Rate: $99

James Lightfoot, Resident in Counseling

Philosophy of Care

James Lightfoot is a Resident in Counseling who specializes in treating depression, anxiety, grief, broken marriages, and damaged relationships. James has 7 years of experience in the mental health field. He completed his Master of Arts (MA) in Professional Counseling at Liberty University and has been published twice in the International Journal of Scientific and Engineering Research.

James' aim is to create a nonjudgmental and safe place for you to be encouraged to heal, change, and grow. He will help you with overall wellbeing to make relationships more fulfilling, to be more cognizant, and to find meaning and resiliency in your suffering and pain.​ With compassion and empathy, James will aid you in using your inner strength to make the changes needed to heal from prior traumas, feel mentally healthier, and create a more fulfilling life. If you are feeling stuck or paralyzed by issues that are overwhelming, James can aid you in finding acceptance, grieving the loss of the old life, and reestablishing hope for the future.​

Education

Liberty University
Master's in Professional Counseling

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Anger
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Coping Skills
  • Grief
  • Men's Issues
  • Mental Stress
  • Military/Veteran
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationships
  • Self-Esteem
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Orientation/ Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
Joy Yango
Self Pay Rate: $199: Intake $149: Follow-up

Joy Yango, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care

Joy is a Board Certified Family and Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, who is qualified to diagnose, treat and prescribe medications for adults, adolescents and children. Some of her practice specialties include but are not limited to; Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. 

Mrs. Yango holds strong assessment, diagnostic and communication skills. She works effectively independently as well as collaborates with other professionals to provide great care for her patients. 

Joy is a great listener, empathetic, accountable, trustworthy and has great integrity in the care she provides for her patients. Joy uses a holistic approach to patient care. She is a great advocate for both professional psychotherapy, medication management and ongoing education to manage patient’s symptoms. She exercises patience and ensures that before she completes a visit with her patients, they have a comprehensive and understandable plan of care tailored to their needs.

Education

University of Texas Houston
Family Nurse Practitioner Post Masters- Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • PSTD
  • ADHD
Lakendrel Norman
Self Pay Rate: $99

Lakendrel Norman, LPC

Philosophy of Care

Lakendrel Norman is a warm and compassionate Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Texas with over 8 years of experience providing therapeutic care to adults seeking help with depression/ anxiety, trauma/PTSD, stress management, coping skills, relationship issues/communication, self-esteem, grief, and other life transitions.

Lakendrel completed both her Bachelor's degree in Psychology and her Master's degree in Counseling with honors from Prairie View A&M University. She utilizes collaborative, strengths-based, cognitive behavioral (CBT), mindfulness-based, and solutions-focused approaches to therapy. Lakendrel always maintains the creativity, flexibility, and awareness needed to best meet the needs of every unique individual.

Lakendrel aims to create a warm and caring connection with you in order to help in expanding on your strengths. Collaborate with her to start working towards meeting your goals and living the meaningful life you value and desire.

Education

Prairie View A&M University
Master's in Counseling

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • PTSD and Trauma
  • Stress
  • Coping Skills
  • Anger Management
  • Self-Esteem
  • Grief
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self-Harming
Linda Osuji
Self Pay Rate: $199: Intake $149: Follow-up

Linda Osuji, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care

Linda Osuji is a board certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in Texas. She began her nursing career in 2015, caring for the mental health needs of individuals across the lifespan and in various settings including residential treatment centers, inpatient facilities and outpatient community mental health clinics. 

She completed her Bachelor of Science degree in molecular biology at Texas Lutheran university and then switched careers to receive her Masters in Nursing at The University of Texas at Austin. Since then she has been providing evidence-based and client-centered care for individuals struggling with mood disorders, anxiety and psychotic disorders. 

With a passion for the field of psychiatry fueled by experience and empathy, her mission is to provide compassionate care that leaves each client with a sense of hope.

Education

University of Texas at Austin
Masters in Nursing

Specialties

  • Mood Disorders
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Psychotic disorders
Lisa Senn
Self Pay Rate: $99

Lisa Senn, LPC

Philosophy of Care

Lisa Senn is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC #62977) in the state of Texas. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Texas A&M University in 2000 and her Master of Arts degree in Counseling from Sam Houston State University in 2005. Her work experience includes both outpatient and inpatient experience as well as community mental health and private practice. Lisa sees patients ages 3 to adult both in person and via telehealth. She is LGBTQIA+ affirming and has a “sex positive” philosophy.

Lisa utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and trauma-informed principles to assist clients to identify obstacles to progress and learn to manage issues in the present. By learning how the past influences the present, clients can process thoughts and feelings in the present and heal from the wounds of the past. Lisa is also trained in Play Therapy, which is a developmentally sensitive treatment modality for children who are struggling with emotional or behavioral issues.

Lisa seeks to help clients understand why they become trapped in self-defeating behaviors and to help clients break these patterns to live happy, fulfilling lives. She looks forward to getting to know you and helping you reach your goals.

Education

Sam Houston State University
Master of Arts in Counseling

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Panic Disorders
  • Trauma/PTSD
  • Mood Disorders
  • Co-Dependency
  • Stress Management
  • Self-Esteem
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Play Therapy
Maame Obiri-Boateng
Self Pay Rate: $199: Intake $149: Follow-ups

Maame Obiri-Boateng, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care

Maame S. Obiri-Boateng is a Board-Certified Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner whose focus is working with patients with mental illness in a collaborative manner to understand their diagnosis, treatment plan, and develop management strategies to better manage the day-to-day challenges that affect the patient’s general wellness. She sees patients across the lifespan from ages 4 to 88 years older adults and has worked with patients diagnosed with PTSD, MDD, anxiety, psychotic disorders, addiction, and behavior disorders.

Maame graduated with her Associate Degree in Nursing from San Antonio, her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas at Arlington, and her Master's of Science in Nursing from Walden University.  Her love for psychiatry led her to pursue an advanced degree in nursing and today, she collaborates with other care providers (primary care provider, specialist, therapist, nutritionist, life coach, etc) to address underlying symptoms and lifestyle factors associated with mental illness.

Maame understands that each patient is unique and focuses on providing personalized care, putting the needs of the patients first, and creating treatment plans specific to their disorders. Each patient requires careful attention in order to shape their treatment plan, focus on medication management in order to achieve positive and therapeutic outcomes. Maame puts a lot of emphasis on listening to understand her patients in order to provide the best care possible.

Maame uses engaging, empathetic, and pragmatic guidance in therapeutic settings and utilizes active listening, mindfulness, and observational skills to collect data for treatment planning and therapeutic interventions.

Education

Walden University
Master of Science in Nursing

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Anger
  • ADHD
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Trauma and PTSD, Women’s Issues
Olayemi"Cynthia" Akindele
Self Pay Rate: $199: Intake $149: Follow-ups

Olayemi “Cynthia” Akindele, DNP, APRN, FNP-C, PMHNP-BC

Philosophy of Care

Cynthia Akindele is a Doctoral-Prepared and Board-Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC, DNP) with over 11 years of experience providing psychiatric evaluations, diagnoses, medication management, and supportive psychotherapy. She specializes in treating clients of all ages who are struggling to cope with anxiety, depression, anger management issues, relationship difficulties, ADHD, behavioral issues, eating disorders, gender identity and transgender issues, military and veteran issues,  including PTSD, and more.

Cynthia earned her Master's degree in Nursing from Walden University, with a focus on Family Nurse Practitioner. She then obtained a post-master's certificate in psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner in 2019. Her journey into the health care field began when she was working as a registered nurse taking care of patients in homes and hospital settings. She had the opportunity to work with patients in various settings, including medical-surgical units, long-term acute care units, outpatient surgery, hospice, neonatal/pediatric unit, and adult home health agency. She also worked for the Veterans Affairs hospital in 2017, and this experience made her more aware of the great need for mental health professionals.

Cynthia's psychiatric approach is evidence-based, holistic, and patient-centered. She'll work to create an environment where you can develop trust in her and feel safe sharing your stories and experiences. With Cynthia's guidance and support, you'll partner together to create realistic goals that can meet your mental health needs.

Education

Walden University
Master's Degree in Nursing

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • ADHD
  • Adolescents
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Trauma & PTSD
P'Fallon Miller
Self Pay Rate: $99

P’Fallon Miller, Resident in Counseling

Philosophy of Care

P'Fallon Miller has experience working with a wide range of cultures and populations. She has worked with all realms of mental health and her goals are to instill hope and reality into an ideal balance, in an effort to make a more efficient and peace-fostering way of life. She has worked as a case manager working with individuals, children, and families with depression, anxiety, psychosis, personality disorders, and more.

Ms. P utilizes a mix of Adlerian, Feminist, Person-Centered, and a hint of Gestalt in her treatment. She instills hope and courage in every situation. Being intuitive and also very empathetic, she has had many successes and breakthroughs built on great and ethical rapports.

"It would be my pleasure to assist clients with their mental and emotional states. I am very understanding and through adversity, I am very open-minded with struggles, whatever they may be," says Ms. P. "Please do not hesitate to call me. The mental state is where it begins. Let’s work together to make it more ideal and more realistic."

Education

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Master's in Clinical and Mental Health Counseling

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Coping Skills
  • Family Conflict
  • Self-Esteem
Tiara Mayfield-Bond
Self Pay Rate: $99

Tiara Mayfield-Bond, LPC

Philosophy of Care

Tiara Mayfield-Bond is a Licensed Professional Counselor with several years of experience working in an array of environments including substance abuse, post educational and with military families, providing mental health and transitional assistance to youth and adults. She is focused on treating depression, anxiety and healing from trauma. She holds a Masters from Texas Southern University in Counseling Education.

In order to live a healthy and fulfilling life we must train ourselves that it’s ok to find healing in all life’s situations. Tiara conveys empathy, and her goal is to educate and model best practices in becoming your best self no matter what you’re facing. Mental and physical barriers can bring challenges, yet there is still life to be lived and enjoyed. She’s non-judgmental and understands the importance of communication.

No one plan works for all clients and it’s important to get to know each client as a whole person and find a therapeutic plan that works best. Don’t allow trauma, family or even your own fear define who you are. Tiara is ready to help you take the step in becoming the best version of yourself.

Education

Texas Southern University
Master's in Counseling

Specialties

  • Transitional and Career Counseling
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Grief
  • Family and Couples Therapy
  • PTSD
  • Group Therapy
Antoinette Byrd
Self Pay Rate: $199: Intake $149: Follow-ups

Antoinette Byrd, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care

Antoinette Byrd is a Psychiatric Nurse practitioner in the state of Washington and Texas. She has 10 years of experience working with individuals ages 4-90 and their families who experience symptoms of depression, anxiety, trauma, and psychosis. Antoinette has experience working in school health, public health, community mental health, inpatient psychiatry, outpatient psychiatry, and emergency psychiatry departments.

Antoinette strives to understand the underlying beliefs and/or the cause of the symptoms experienced by clients to successfully provide the best treatments to manage the symptoms. Antoinette utilizes active listening skills to obtain what symptoms are causing the most distress and principles of cognitive behavioral therapy and medication management to improve overall mental health and well-being.

Antoinette desires to ease the distressing symptoms of mental health by letting you know you are not alone, there are people who care, and will listen to you without judgment.

Education

Seattle Pacific University
Master of Science in Nursing

Specialties

  • 18+ Medication Management
Appolonia Chineme
Self Pay Rate: $199: Intake $149: Follow-ups

Appolonia Chineme, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care 

Appolonia Chineme is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with a passion for holistic patient care. Appolonia has worked as a Registered nurse in many hospital and outpatient settings including, home health, psychiatric hospital setting, Medical surgical nursing, ICU nursing and inpatient nurse case manager in the Tarrant County level one trauma hospital system. Appolonia spent over 10 years as a bedside Registered Nurse prior to graduating with a master’s degree from the University of Texas El Paso in 2015 with focus in Family Practice.

Appolonia has worked as an outpatient Family Nurse Practitioner at the Tarrant County hospital system since 2016 providing holistic care to patients addressing both medical and mental health needs of patients in all age groups. Throughout the years as a Family Nurse practitioner, Appolonia recognized the overwhelming need for specialized and knowledgeable providers to address the Mental health needs of the patient population, she became increasingly interested in the Mental health aspect of her patient population. Appolonia then graduated from the University of Texas Arlington with Post Masters Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in 2019 after which she continued Practicing at the Tarrant County Hospital with a focus on medical and psychiatric patient care.

Appolonia believes that her years and experiences working at the bedside, case management, family and psychiatric patient care have prepared her to provide holistic care and better understand the patient as an integral part of the care team.

Education

University of Texas at El Paso
Masters with Focus Family Nurse Practitioner

University of Texas at Arlington
Post-Masters with Focus Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston Texas
Post-Masters with focus Emergency and Trauma care.

Specialties 

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Mood disorder
  • ADHD
  • PTSD
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive disorders
  • Medically induced Mental health problems.
  • Generalized Mental Health Problems.
Barbara Thompson
Self Pay Rate: $99

Barbara Thompson, LPC, MA, MS, Ph.D. EDUL, NCC

Philosophy of Care

Barbara is a nationally certified Counselor and Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC-NCC) who has over 15 years of combined experience with children, adolescents, adults, and couples seeking help with school issues, depression, anxiety, anger, stress management, grief, and relationship issues.

She holds a Bachelor's degree in Psychology, a Master's degree in Counseling, a Master's degree in Human Sciences Marriage and Family Therapy, and a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership from Prairie View A&M University. Barbara utilizes person-centered therapy as a starting point between client and therapist. She has empathy for the client and unconditional positive regard for people which means she respects them and will not judge them.

Barbara commonly uses a combination of several approaches to counseling which include solutions-focused, rational emotive behavior therapy (REBT), cognitive behavior therapy (CBT), and multi-generational therapy. She welcomes and respects diversity. Learn new ways to cope and meeting your goals means a better life and a brighter future with Barbara's help.

Education

Prairie View A&M University
MA Counseling, MS MFT, Ph.D. EDUL

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • School Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Marital Problems
  • Panic Attacks
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Bullying
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Family Conflict
Deborah Solomon
Self Pay Rate: $199: Intake $149: Follow-ups

Deborah Solomon, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care

Compassionate Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with over three years of experience delivering care focused on the body-mind-social wellbeing of individuals ages 18 and older. Commended for expertise of a broad range of psychiatric and mental health diagnosis. Demonstrated proficiency in comprehensive assessments and integrating findings to coordinate recovery-focused care to promote optimal mental healthcare results.

Identify and capitalize on the psychological, developmental, cognitive and personal strengths of the individual with empowerment to effectively manage your mental health conditions

Let us work together to help you be the best you can be. Let us begin setting achievable goals together.

Education

University of Cincinnati
Post Master's certification as Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Specialties

  • Medication Management
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Coping Skills
  • Men's Issues
  • Military/Veteran
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women’s Issues
Jasmyn Henderson
Self Pay Rate: $99

Jasmyn Henderson, LPC

Philosophy of Care

Jasmyn Henderson is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas who has 10 years experience partnering with adults and couples seeking help with depression, anxiety, life transitions, work stressors and relationship issues. She completed her Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice/Psychology and received her Master of Science in Psychology at Our Lady of the Lake University. She specializes in Individual and Family Psychotherapy.

Jasmyn utilizes relational, collaborative, strength based, cognitive behavioral, mindfulness-based, solution-focused and emotionally-focused approaches to therapy always maintaining the creativity, flexibility and awareness necessary to best meet the needs of every unique individual and couple.

Jasmyn seeks to establish a welcoming and caring relationship with you in order to assist in building on your strengths and better collaborate with you towards meeting your goals and living the meaningful life you value and desire.

Education

Our Lady of the Lake University
Master of Science in Psychology

Specialties 

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Stress management
  • Self esteem
  • Life transitions
  • Anger management
  • Relationship issues
Mabel Nwachukwu
Self Pay Rate: $199: Intake $149: Follow-up

Mabel Nwachukwu, APRN, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care 

Mab Nwachukwu is a Board-certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner licensed in the state  of Texas since 2017. She has experience working in psychiatric clinics with clients 18 years and older helping them to achieve their recovery goals. She is skilled in assessing and treating a variety of mental health disorders including Depression, Anxiety Disorders, Adjustment disorders, Bipolar disorder, OCD, PTSD, and psychotic disorders. She has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Texas Woman’s University Dallas and received her Master of Science in Nursing specializing in Psychiatry and Mental Health from University of Texas in Arlington. 

Mab provides Psychiatric evaluation and medication management services  through Telepsychiatry. She is passionate about thorough evaluation, patient teaching, holistic and collaborative care. So, your treatment will be customized, physical, psychosocial, and spiritual concerns considered, medical work-ups and therapy referrals included when indicated. 

Mab is a patient-friendly clinician who actively and intuitively listens to foster a therapeutic alliance with her clients; you will ALWAYS have an active voice in  your treatment and her goal is to provide a setting where all clients are comfortable to communicate their current needs and achieve the optimal level of functioning that they value and desire. 

Education

University of Texas
Master of Science in Nursing

Specialties 

  • Major Depressive Disorder 
  • Post-partum Depression 
  • Adjustment Disorder 
  • Bipolar Disorder 
  • Other mood Disorders 
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder 
  • PTSD 
  • OCD

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  • 3201 Allen Pkwy Suite E250
    Houston, TX 77019

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    Sunday:7AM-4PM

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