Our Counselors in Las Vegas, Nevada


Eric M. Burns, MA, LMFT

Eric M. Burns, MA, LMFT, is a licensed marriage and family therapist. Eric began providing therapeutic services in the Oakland/San Francisco Bay Area, treating individuals, families and couples dealing with a variety of mental and emotional health challenges. Eric’s experience includes working in school-based, intensive outpatient and inpatient settings, where he has accumulated over 7 years of therapy experience. Utilizing a client-centered, cognitive-behavioral approach, Eric’s therapeutic style is compassionate, caring and empowering for the clients he serves. Eric obtained his Masters of Arts in Counseling Psychology from John F. Kennedy University in Pleasant Hill, California. In his spare time, Eric volunteers for various community organizations. Eric encourages his clients and their families to always strive to live
their Best Life!

Ages:

  • Adolescents (ages 13-18)
  • Adults (ages 18+)

Focus Areas:

      • Mood Disorders
      • Bipolar Disorders
      • Trauma-related Disorders
      • Depression
      • Anxiety
      • Child and Adolescent Counseling
      • Co-Dependency
      • Crisis Counseling
      • Domestic Violence
      • Grief and Loss Counseling
      • Conduct Related Disorders
      • Academic Underachievement
      • Behavioral Disorders
      • Physical, Sexual, and Emotional Abuse Counseling

Modalities:

    • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
    • Motivational Interviewing
    • Client-Centered Therapy
    • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
    • Couples Therapy
    • Individual Therapy
    • Group Therapy
    • Family Therapy
    • Parent-Training
    • Mindfulness and Relaxation Training

Mary Lehoux, MA, LCPC

Mary Lehoux, MA, LCPC is a licensed clinical professional counselor and began providing mental health counseling in 2012 in Houston, Texas. She specializes in the treatment of children and adolescents with a variety of presenting mental health concerns. Mary’s approach to therapy involves empowering her clients and their families to build trust and mastery, foster learning acceptable behaviors, regulate emotions, promote creative thinking and problem-solving, encourage open communication, and to elevate spirit and self-esteem. Mary also utilizes her state of the art, play therapy room to provide play therapy to younger clients and their families. Mary has completed many hours of play therapy-specific training toward her Registered Play Therapist license and will continue to work toward fulfilling the requirements for this additional, play therapy licensure. Mary earned her Master of Arts degree in clinical psychology from the University of Houston-Clear Lake in 2011 and is a member of the American Counseling Association and the Association for Play Therapy.

Ages:

  • Children (ages 3-12)
  • Adolescents (ages 13-18)

Focus Areas:

  • Child and Adolescent Counseling
  • Physical, Sexual, and Emotional Abuse Counseling
  • Domestic Violence
  • Grief/Loss Counseling
  • Academic Impairment
  • Social Impairment
  • Trauma-related Disorders
  • Behavioral Disorders, such as ADHD
  • Adjustment-Related Disorders, such as divorce/separation
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Conduct Disorders

Modalities:

  • Play Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Client-Centered Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Individual Therapy
  • Group Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Parent-Training
  • Mindfulness and Relaxation Training

Linda Sims, LCSW

Linda Sims, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Licensed Addictive Disorders Counselor. She has practiced social work in Nevada for over 20 years. She has had the opportunity to work for the State of Nevada, Clark County and the Veteran’s Administration. She is a graduate of Arizona State University with a B.A. degree in Secondary Education with a specialty in English. She obtained her Master’s Degree in Social Work from UNLV.

Linda provides treatment for clients ages 5 to geriatrics using various treatment modalities such as cognitive behavioral therapy and behavior modification. She specializes in the treatment of mood disorders such as depression and anxiety. She is skilled at working with people with substance abuse problems, victims and perpetrators of sexual abuse and with clients with anger management problems. She is a member of the National Organization of Social Workers and is certified to offer supervision to Social Work students seeking to earn hours toward advanced certification.

Ages:

  • Children ages 6 to 12
  • Adolescents ages 13 to 18
  • Adults 18 +

Focus Areas:

  • Mood Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Anger Management
  • Grief and Loss Counseling
  • Physical, Sexual and Emotional Abuse Counseling
  • Addiction Counseling
  • Counseling for victims and perpetrators of sexual abuse
  • Behavioral Disorder affecting school performance such as ADHD
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Crisis Counseling

Modalities:

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Brief therapy
  • Client-centered Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Individual Therapy
  • Couples Therapy
  • Group Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Mindfulness and Relaxation Training
  • Grief and Loss Counseling
  • Mindfulness
  • Relaxation and Visualization

Elena De Salvo, LMFT

Elena De Salvo is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She began therapy practice during her MA Program at John F Kennedy University in San Jose, CA. She provided individual therapy to children and adults, counseled families and couples in the local Community Center. Elena’s therapeutic experience includes working in school-based settings, youth shelters, and private practice as well as in nonprofit Mental Health agency for culturally diverse and low-income population for more than five years. She primarily relies on Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, solution- focused, experiential, and humanistic therapies, with the utilization of hypnosis and mindfulness. Elena’s therapeutic style is empathy, collaboration, and care.

Elena obtained Hypnotherapy Certification in Palo Alto School of hypnotherapy in 2015 and deepened in guided visualization and relaxation intervention to enhance the therapy session and bring long-lasting positive changes in the client’s life. In her spare time, Elena loves gardening and running among other activities. She speaks English, Russian and Ukrainian languages. Her main focus is for all her clients to live happily and to thrive!

Ages:

  • Adolescents (ages 13-18)
  • Adults (ages 18+)

Focus Areas:

  • Mood Disorders
  • Trauma-related Disorders
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Domestic Violence
  • Grief and Loss Counseling
  • Physical, Sexual, and Emotional Abuse Counseling
  • Modalities:
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Couples Therapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Group Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Parent-Training
  • Hypno Therapy

Amy Cosner, MA, LCPC

Amy Cosner, MA, LCPC is a licensed clinical professional counselor and began providing therapeutic services in Colorado Springs, CO.  She works with children, adolescents, and adults of all ages and all mental health disorders. She specializes in treating women who have experienced sexual trauma and domestic violence, as well as those experiencing relationship difficulties. Amy also has vast experience with issues that are frequently experienced by those working in law enforcement, military, and related occupations. Amy’s approach is non-judgmental, knowledgeable, compassionate, and empowering. She gives her clients an authentic sense of feeling both understood and cared about.  She utilizes a variety of treatment modalities, to include cognitive behavioral therapy, solution-focused therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, and attachment theory, among others. Amy is also trained to include a person’s spiritual beliefs in treatment, if desired.

Ages:

  • Children (ages 6-12)
  • Adults (ages 18+)

Focus Areas:

  • Mood Disorders
  • Sexual Trauma
  • Domestic Violence
  • Child and Adult Abuse
  • Codependency
  • Relationships
  • Women's Issues
  • Self-Esteem Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Life Transitions

Modalities:

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Couples Therapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Group Therapy
  • Family Therapy

Eric Foraker, MS, LMFT

Eric Foraker, MS, is a licensed marriage and family therapist with 15 years of therapy experience. He earned his advanced degree in Applied Psychology from Eastern Washington University in Cheney, Washington and then completed post-Master’s studies in Marriage & Family Therapy at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. Eric first became interested in mental health therapy as a supportive husband whose wife suffered from a traumatic brain injury and childhood abuse. His first therapy experience was working in a domestic violence counseling center for women and children. Eric has since worked with an extensive population that includes sexual offenders, sexual abuse victims, men struggling with anger management and sexual addictions, as well as individuals, couples and families having difficulties in their relationships. Incorporating a strengths-based, solution-focused approach that is grounded in family systems theory, Eric works very respectfully within his clients’ belief systems. His therapeutic goal is for each of his clients to maximize their potential while discovering increased peace and joy in their lives. Eric provides services in both English and Spanish.

Children (8-12)

Adolescents (13-18)

Adults (18+)

Focus:

  • Domestic Violence
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Anger Management
  • Mood Disorders
  • Stress Management
  • Bipolar Disorders
  • Trauma-Related Disorders
  • Sexual Abuse (Victims & Perpetrators)
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Relationships
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Spiritual Counseling
  • Spanish-speaking Counseling

Modalities:

  • Client-centered Therapy
  • Acceptance & Commitment Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
  • Narrative Therapy
  • Solution-Focused Therapy
  • Systemic Belief Therapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Couples Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Group Therapy

Ally Macy, LCSW

Ally is a licensed clinical social worker who received her Master’s Degree in Social Work from the State University of New York at Albany. She began providing therapeutic services in 2012 in southern Vermont, where she worked as a clinician at a residential treatment center for complex developmental trauma. It was there that she discovered her passion for working with those who have survived damaging experiences, yet remain immensely resilient.  Ally has had the opportunity to work in outpatient settings in Las Vegas, providing individual counseling to a range of individuals seeking help for various reasons. She specializes in treating trauma with EMDR therapy and completed her basic training in EMDR in 2015 as well as an advanced EMDR Child Specialist training in 2017. Ally tailors her therapeutic approach to each unique individual and provides a comfortable and supportive space for people to explore and process their thoughts and emotions. She believes that everyone already possesses the strength and wisdom that they are seeking within themselves, and feels honored to be a part of their journey to help guide them to feelings of happiness, health, and safety.

Ages:
  • Children (ages 6-12)
  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults (18+)
Focus Areas:
  • PTSD
  • Attachment Wounds/Trauma
  • Physical, Sexual, or Emotional Abuse/Trauma
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Stress
  • Grief and Loss
  • Performance Anxiety
  • Conduct Disorders
  • Low Self-Esteem
  • Life Changes
Modalities:
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy
  • Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction and Relaxation Techniques
  • Cognitive-behavioral Strategies (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Existential Therapy
  • Sand Tray Therapy

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