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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
Catherine Prestigiovanni
Self Pay Rate: $140

Catherine Prestigiovanni, LPC-S

Philosophy of Care

Catherine Prestigiovanni is a licensed professional counselor supervisor with over 23 years of experience providing supportive psychotherapy to adults, couples, and veterans seeking to develop a healthier and  more productive life. Catherine specializes in anxiety, stress, PTSD, trauma, and relationship issues. She acts as a guide in helping her clients to understand their issues and feelings, cope with daily life, and  manage their mental health to live their best life. 

Catherine grew-up in a small East Texas town but moved to Houston in 1989 to attend college at the  University of Houston, followed by graduate school at the University of St. Thomas. With over 23 years  in the mental health industry, she has worked in many diverse settings including; nursing homes,  psychiatric hospitals, outpatient clinics, local mental health authorities, county jail, and private practice. 

Catherine believes strongly that with the proper tools and guidance, anyone can make positive changes  in their lives. She believes in kindness, integrity, and “paying it forward” in life. She looks forward to  working with you in the near future.

Education

University of St. Thomas
Master's in Counseling Psychology 

Specialties

  • Anxiety 
  • Stress Management 
  • PTSD 
  • Trauma
  • Relationship Issues
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
ijeoma Ajayi
Self Pay Rate: $199:Intake $149: Follow-up

ijeoma Ajayi, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care 

Ms. Ajayi is currently licensed as a PMHNP-BC/FNP-C in the states of Texas, California, and Colorado. Ms. Ajayi has dedicated over 20 years to the healthcare profession. She completed her Masters of Nursing at the University of Texas Rio-Grande Valley. Ijeoma’s experience with mental health spans over 20 years in inpatient, outpatient, emergency, and correctional settings across a broad range of client populations. Ijeoma has a passion for mental health and people’s wellbeing and works diligently to help restore personal health and wellness to the mind, body, and soul. She believes in utilizing a holistic approach to treatment whenever possible and believes in working closely with her clients to deliver an effective individualized treatment. With her passion for providing mental health care to clients of all ages. Ijeoma engages clients, by providing psychopharmacological education, with the goal of empowering the client in their treatment plan. 

It is her goal to provide culturally competent and compassionate care to persons of diverse backgrounds. Ijeoma is a highly requested Provider in her community. Her personal statement, “I am continuously evolving in order to grow my expertise so that my patients can get the possible care. Patient’s needs are always paramount in my care and also their wellbeing are at the forefront of my Practice.” In her free time, Ijeoma enjoys watching TV, cooking, and spending time with her family and friends. 

Education

University of Texas
Masters of Nursing

Specialties

  • 18+ Medication Management
Jacquelyn Shair
Self Pay Rate: $140

Jacquelyn Shair, LPC, LSOTP

Philosophy of Care

Jacquelyn is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), National Certified Counselor (NCC), Licensed Sex Offender Treatment Provider (LSOTP), and Certified Anger Resolution Therapist (CART). She has over 7 years of professional experience working with clients of all ages who are struggling to cope with conditions or concerns related to family conflict, Anxiety, Depression, Anger, Relationships, ADHD, Behavioral Issues, poor coping skills, grief, OCD, oppositional defiance disorder, low self-esteem, and sexual trauma.

Jacquelyn Shair began her mission in the area of rehabilitation in January 2010, when she accepted a job working within the area of corrections as a case manager. She went on to pursue her Master’s in Mental Health Counseling, obtained her license as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), and branched out to continue that passion in private practice. Jacquelyn has a Master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling from Capella University, a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix, and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the New York Institute of Technology.

Work together with her to address the areas of your life that require healing and attention. With your willingness to grow, and Jacquelyn's professional expertise, you can start making better mental health a reality.

Education

Masters Degree in Mental Health Counseling
Capella University

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Stress and time management
  • Anger coping skills/Anger management (certified for court appointed hours)
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Life Transitions, including, but not limited to, life after incarceration
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Couples Counseling
  • Family Counseling
  • Sex Offender Treatment
  • Victims of sexual assault
  • Domestic Abuse
Jasmin Washington
Self Pay Rate: $140

Jasmin Washington, LMSW

Philosophy of Care

Jasmin Washington is a Licensed Master Social Worker in the state of Texas who has over 3 years of experience providing a safe space to teens and young adults who are seeking help with parenting, anger, eating disorders, depression, anxiety, trauma, and life transitions. She has helped numerous parents and individuals find positive relationships with their children and others in psychoeducational parenting and anger management classes.

Jasmin completed her Bachelor of Social Work from Texas Woman's University and her Master of Science in Social Work from the University of Louisville Kentucky. She utilizes a collaborative client-centered approach using trauma-informed cognitive behavioral therapies and mindfulness. She empowers clients through healing and being flexible to meet their needs.

As an African American woman, Jasmin understands the importance of creating a safe space for marginalized individuals to communicate their experiences and find healing. She seeks to establish an understanding relationship with you in order to equip you to identify and build on your strengths. Jasmin wholly believes that past and current trauma should not keep you from experiencing a meaningful life.

Education

University of Louisville
Master's in Social Work

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Anger
  • Eating Disorders
  • 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
Kayla King
Self Pay Rate: $140

Kayla King, Resident in Counseling

Philosophy of Care

Kayla King is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate with a background working in the psychiatric intensive care unit at an inpatient facility with diverse populations in terms of age, race, mental disorder(s), gender, sexuality, culture, and religion. She has also worked at a non-profit organization specializing in clients who were currently, or had in the past, experienced domestic violence and/or sexual assault.

Many clients that Kayla has interacted with have been diagnosed with severe mental disorders and have experienced multiple traumatic experiences in their lives. She says that most clients have told her they simply want to be "normal", "happy", and not struggle so hard anymore. But what she found was they simply wanted someone to hear them, see them, and accept them for everything they are. Once that need is met, the goals that can be accomplished with Kayla are limitless.

Kayla uniquely helps her clients by truly listening to the spoken and unspoken, with unconditional positive regard. Life experiences are sporadic and unplanned, and sometimes as humans, we act or respond in ways that typically correlate with our past experiences. And sometimes those responses fill us with shame or guilt. But with Kayla, you never have to worry about judgment.

Having been through personal trauma in her past, Kayla can relate to some of the thoughts and feelings you are possibly facing, but your experience is unique and she would be honored to explore deeper what troubles you may be facing. This journey is tough, but you already made it this far. Not everyone does. Kayla invites you to take this first step and see just how far you can go together.

Education

Sam Houston State University
Master's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Specialties

  • Addictions
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict
  • Sexual Orientation / Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual
  • Trauma and PTSD
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
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
Tatrina Bailey-Josephs
Self Pay Rate: $140

Tatrina Bailey-Josephs, Resident in Counseling

Philosophy of Care

Tatrina Bailey-Josephs is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate (LPCA) who specializes in helping children, adults, and families find healthy perceptions of themselves and strengthen their relationships so they can know themselves as peaceful, complete, whole, and safe. Tatrina has 14 years of experience in the mental health field, working as a counselor, coach, and administrator in trauma-informed care for individuals experiencing trauma, behavioral, and emotional issues.

Tatrina completed her Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Criminal Justice at Walden University and her Master of Arts (MA) in Counseling at Prairie View A&M University. She realizes how important it is to identify all aspects of an individual’s life that impact their wellbeing, including their physical health, support systems (family, friends, etc.), work or school environment, and faith/spirituality. Tatrina is concerned with the impact of loss and trauma and improving interventions to support trauma recovery for better emotional, physical, and relationship health.

Tatrina’s goal as a counselor is to provide a safe environment where you can explore your primary interests, develop goals, and determine strengths and assets as you move toward your aspirations. She believes in working in partnership to utilize your strengths to help you sort out your challenges and achieve your goals. Tatrina knows that no single approach is the right one for every individual, and so she uses a blend of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), Gestalt therapy, motivational interviewing, dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), solution-focused therapy, narrative therapy, and psychodrama to individuals aged 13 and up. Tatrina’s hope is to help individuals who have the motivation to improve and the courage to seek growth through vulnerability and hard work.

Education

Prairie View A&M University
Master of Arts in Counseling

Specialties

  • Behavioral Issues
  • Coping Skills
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
Tawnie Putignano
Self Pay Rate: $140

Tawnie Putignano, LCSW

Philosophy of Care

Tawnie Putignano is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) who has over 15 years of diverse experience in the field of social work, including working with adolescent youth in juvenile probation centers, adults and families with disabilities, older adults in healthcare centers and skilled nursing facilities, hospital social work, and in providing therapeutic counseling to children, adolescents, families, couples and individuals in both school, home and clinical based settings.

Tawnie completed her Master of Social Work (MSW) at California State Long Beach University. She enjoys working with adolescent youth and helping to bridge communication gaps with parents. She has an excellent ability to quickly gain trust and build rapport with her clients to aid in meeting counseling goals. Tawnie enjoys working with individuals, and enjoys helping couples improve their communication skills to enhance their quality of life with themselves and with each other.

Tawnie will work with you to identify your goals, and will provide you with the skills and support that you need to meet them. She brings a humanistic, solution-focused, client-centered approach to her therapeutic counseling. Tawnie will create a personalized treatment plan that meets your specific needs, utilizing narrative therapy, solution-focused therapy, and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT).

Education

California State University - Long Beach
Master of Social Work

Specialties

  • Individual, Couple and Family Counseling
  • Parent-Child Relationship
  • Divorce
  • Blended Families
  • Infertility
  • Relationship Challenges
  • Grief and Loss
  • Peripartum/Postpartum
  • Anxiety
Vanessa Lorant
Self Pay Rate: $140

Vanessa Lorant, Resident in Counseling

Philosophy of Care

Vanessa Lorant is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate (LPC-A) who has experience in multiple mental health aspects such as depression, anxiety, grief, PTSD, and many more. Her story begins with her obtaining a Master's in Professional Counseling in 2021 at Amberton University. She is currently obtaining my Ph.D. in Counseling and Psychological Studies concentrating in Human Services Counseling and Regent University. During Vanessa's educational career, she conducted her internship at Children First Counseling Center, a non-profit organization that focused on helping low-income families. Goals are most important in therapy — with clients taking the responsibility for putting their plan into action, Vanessa is there to help find out what that plan is.

With each unique client comes a unique way of conducting therapy. Vanessa focuses her theoretical orientation on cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT). These two orientations focus not only on the way we think but the way we act upon those thoughts. Vanessa also likes to implement mindfulness techniques as being in one's mind can be scary, yet that is the main way to find a solution. As previously stated, each client is unique. Working with ages 3-65+ gives a wide range of being able to come down on the same cognitive level to help. Vanessa can work with such a wide range of populations and understand each unique client.

Therapy can be a hard step to take. With doing so comes obstacles many are not aware of. As someone who believes that everyone, even counselors themselves, should seek therapy at least once in their lives, Vanessa understands that it is a new adventure that may need more assistance in finding the right path.

Education

Amberton University
Master's in Professional Counseling

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Child Therapy
  • Coping Skills
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.
Asha Johnson
Self Pay Rate: $140

Asha Johnson, LPC-S

Philosophy of Care

Asha Johnson is a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor (LPC-S) and Certified First Responder Counselor (CFRC). Asha has over 10 years of providing therapy with a diverse client population. She has successfully counseled adolescents, adults, and elder adults with issues such as anxiety, depression, anger, dysfunctional relationships, poor coping skills, divorce, military and veteran's issues,  low self-esteem, chronic stress, trauma, and PTSD.

She earned a Master’s degree in Psychology from Houston Baptist University and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Miami. Asha currently supervises Licensed Professional Counselor Associates (LPC-As) and has trained other mental health professionals in the Assessment and Management of Suicide Risk. Additionally, Asha is dedicated to counseling first responders, including law enforcement, firefighters, EMS, and front-line healthcare workers.

She believes that confidential support to help deal with occupational and personal traumas sustained can lead to healthier relationships and stronger resiliency. In sessions, Asha utilizes a holistic approach, solutions-focused methods, trauma-resiliency approaches, cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), psychoeducation, mindfulness-based, and Acceptance/Commitment therapy techniques in therapy. Asha strives to create and maintain an honest and non-judgmental counseling relationship with individuals that are seeking support in order to start building a meaningful life.

Education

Masters Degree in Psychology
Houston Baptist University

Specialties

  • Anxiety / Depression
  • Bipolar Disorders
  • PTSD / Trauma
  • Dual Diagnosis / Substance Abuse
  • First Responder Issues
  • Military Issues
  • Occupational Issues
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Interpersonal Boundaries
  • Paranoia
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
Jacqueline Nelson
Self Pay Rate: $140

Jacqueline Nelson, LPC-S

Philosophy of Care

Jacqueline Nelson is a caring and passionate Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) with over 10 years of experience working with teens, adults, and seniors who are struggling to cope with anxiety, depression, anger, dysfunctional relationships, ADHD, coping skills, divorce, family conflict, low self-esteem, sexual abuse, stress, trauma, PTSD, women’s issues, grief, infidelity, difficult life transitions, OCD, parenting, racial identity, and more.

Jacqueline graduated from Liberty University with her Master’s degree in Professional Christian Counseling. Jacqueline is presently completing her dissertation for her doctoral degree in Professional Counseling, Education, and Supervision. Jacqueline also has a Bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of Houston—Central Campus. Jacqueline has worked in several roles as a Therapist, Crisis Psychotherapist, and Assistant Professor, which has allowed Jacqueline to harvest a plethora of knowledge and expertise in issues and concerns that affect everyday people in everyday life. Jacqueline has experience in supervising counseling students which has enhanced her capabilities in mentoring and coaching counseling professionals

Jacqueline is a cognitive behavioral (CBT) therapist who also utilizes the strategies, tools, and principles of solutions-focused, person-centered, existential, positive psychology, Gestalt, and Psychodynamic therapeutic approaches. Her experience working with individuals and families has promoted a dedication to try to understand, assist, and evolve the emotional, mental, and physical well-being of human development at all stages in life. Jacqueline's approach to therapy is eclectic and individualized because each client is unique and may require a unique and different approach to their healing and wellbeing.

Education

Masters in Professional Christian Counseling
Liberty University

Specialties

  • Anxiety/Depression
  • Psychosis
  • Grief and Loss
  • Suicidal teens and adults
  • Crisis Management
  • Trauma & Abuse
  • Relationship Issues
  • Couples Therapy
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Divorce/Single Parenting
  • Women’s Issues
  • Teenager/Adolescence
  • Cultural/Ethnic
  • ADHD
  • Bipolar
  • Life transitions
  • Existential crisis
  • Spiritual counseling
Kacie LeGaye
Self Pay Rate: $140

Kacie LeGaye, LCSW, LCDC

Philosophy of Care

Kacie LeGaye is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor (LCDC) who specializes in working with individuals, couples, and families and focuses on the power of communication in relationships. Kacie has experience in various roles working with crisis, case management, and an Integrated Care Program to provide behavioral health services to children, adolescents, and adults.

Kacie completed her Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Psychology and her Master of Science in Social Work (MSSW) at the University of Texas at Austin. She is pursuing Gottman training and continues to engage in professional development opportunities to enhance her work. In her personal time, Kacie enjoys sailing, hiking, and the great outdoors.

Kacie’s approach is authentic, collaborative, and compassion-focused. She strives to assist in shifting negative patterns and cycles toward more positive and fulfilling daily practices through self-compassion education, empowerment, psychoeducation, and evidence-based practices. Kacie uses various approaches, including cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT), mindfulness, solution-focused, acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), and mind and body work.

Education

Masters of Science in Social Work
University of Texas

Specialties

  • Individual, Couples, and Family Counseling
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Grief and Loss
  • Adjustment/Life Transitions
  • Peripartum/Postpartum
  • Existential Crisis; Crisis Management
  • Substance Use
  • Spiritual Counseling
  • Relationship Challenges
  • Parenting
  • Time Management
  • Stress Management
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
Melissa Herrin Isaacks
Self Pay Rate: $140

Melissa Herrin Isaacks, LPC

Philosophy of Care

Melissa Isaacks is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) who has over 3 years of experience treating a wide range of mental illnesses, including ADHD, generalized anxiety disorder, depression, grief, loss, anger management, transitional disorder, bipolar disorder, and schizoaffective disorder. She takes great care to treat children, adolescents, adults, and geriatric clients with a warm and caring attitude.

Melissa graduated from Texas Tech University with her Bachelor's degree in psychology and a Master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. She utilizes cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), reality therapy, and play therapy techniques as well as other treatment modalities in her sessions. Melissa believes in fostering the parent-child relationship when counseling children and families. She is successful in creating a safe and trusting environment where open expression thrives.

Melissa provides a non-judgmental environment where clients feel comfortable being themselves and are encouraged to make changes to develop their best selves. She works with clients ages 3 and over and creates an individualized treatment plan for each client to reach their counseling goals.

Education

Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Texas Tech University

Specialties

  • ADHD
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Grief and Loss
  • Anger Management
  • Transitional Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Schizoaffective Disorder

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