Laura holds a Bachelor's in both Studio Art and Psychology from University of Alabama and a Master's in Clinical Psychology from Mississippi State University. She is a Certified Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Practitioner. A member of the American Counseling Association, she has worked in mental health in various capacities since 1999 and is skilled in working with individuals, families, and groups. Laura’s therapeutic approach is collaborative, person centered, and solution focused, specializing in trauma informed care. Laura accepts Cigna, Health Advocate, Magellan, Aetna, Beacon, Mutual of Omaha, R3 Continuum, out of network, FSA/HSA, and private pay. Laura enjoys traveling and spending time with her family. Laura is not accepting new clients at this time.
Laura's education includes a Master of Science in General Psychology from The University of Memphis, graduate level counseling coursework from Trevecca Nazarene University, and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Mississippi. She has practiced for 23 years and is EMDRII certified. Laura works with individuals 16 and over and her approach is eclectic and person-centered, based on the needs of the client, including EMDR, trauma-focused, dialectical behavioral (DBT), and acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT). Laura specializes in trauma (including chronic pain, fears, and family of origin attachment wounding), shame/guilt, spiritual and ethical struggles, grief/loss, life transitions, and LGBT clients. She currently leads a group on improving relationship with self and others. Laura accepts Beacon behavioral, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Magellan, Optum/United Healthcare, R3 Continuum, Health Advocate, CorpCare EAP, Mutual of Omaha, out of network, HSA/FSA, and private pay. Her spare time activities and interests include singing in a local chorus, films, music, art, and being in nature.
Gwen earned her Master of Social Work degree from the University of Michigan. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Gwen has 11 years of clinical experience in which she has worked with children and adolescents (age 13 and up), adults, couples, and groups. Previous practice settings include inpatient and partial hospitalization, community mental health, experiential ropes course, and support groups in schools. She has experience utilizing Cognitive Behavioral and Solution Focused therapy techniques to help people cope with Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Anxiety, Grief and Loss, Life Transitions, and Stress. She works to develop a therapeutic alliance through empathy, trust and support to help individuals and families overcome stressors, improve functioning, and lead happier lives. Gwen currently accepts Aetna, Beacon, BlueCross BlueShield, Magellan, Cigna, Mutual of Omaha, Optum/United Healthcare/UBH, Tricare, Ulliance, Metropolitan, Health Advocate EAP, CorpCare EAP, HSA/FSA, and private pay.
Aimee holds a Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision from Trevecca Nazarene University, and an M.A. degree in Clinical Psychology from Middle Tennessee State University. Her certifications include Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Collaborative Problem Solving Practitioner. A member of the American Counseling Association her preferred counseling approach is Person Centered, Cognitive Behavioral, and Trauma-Focused. She has been providing counseling services since 2007. Her accepted insurances are Cigna, Magellan, Aetna, Beacon, Mutual of Omaha, R3 Continuum, out of network, HSA, and private pay. Aimee is interested in leading a Collaborative Problem Solving parenting group, which involves teaching parents a different approach to problem solving with their children. Her spare time activities are spending time with her family, friends, and dog, reading and movies, volunteer work through her church and serving as an adjunct professor. Aimee is currently not accepting new clients.
Beth has earned a Master of Professional Counseling from Argosy University and a Master of Psychology with an addiction focus from Capella University. She has been practicing for 10 years in outpatient, residential, and inpatient settings specializing in treating clients with mental health and substance abuse issues. Beth has training and experience in working with individuals, families, and groups. She is skilled in cognitive behavioral and solution-focused therapy for depression, anxiety, trauma, and grief-related issues. In addition to her license, Beth holds a Master Addiction Counselor certification. She accepts Aetna, Beacon/Value Options, Cigna, Magellan, BCBS, Health Advocate, Mutual of Omaha, R3 Continuum, CorpCare EAP, out-of-network, HSA/FSA, and private pay clients. Helping others is her second career in life following 28 years in the engineering and information technology field. Outside of work, Beth greatly enjoys spending time with her four-year-old granddaughter, who calls her “Gigi.”
Kyle MacDonald received his Masters of Education in Clinical and Mental Health Counseling from Vanderbilt University in May of 2017. During his education, Kyle worked at an agency with a primary focus on chronic and severe mental illness, as well as crisis management. Eventually, this led to him becoming a Certified Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practitioner (CPRP). Following graduate school, Kyle worked as a Primary Therapist for a residential treatment facility, where he specialized in individuals recovering from co-occurring mental health and substance uses diagnoses. Kyle enjoys working with those who are struggling with stress, shame/guilt, depression, perfectionism, trauma, dysfunctional family dynamics, Adult Child of an Alcoholic, and substance use. One of Kyle’s primary passions is working with athletes at all stages of their career. Kyle has played sports through most of his life and can relate to many athletes' experiences of the need for performance enhancement, psychological wellness, and balancing a demanding sports career with school, work, personal relationships, and life's demands. Kyle’s foundation therapeutic approach is humanistic, while also integrating Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, psychodynamic, and mindfulness approaches. Kyle is currently accepting new clients utilizing health savings accounts [HSA], flexible spending accounts [FSA], out of network, and private pay clients. Outside of work, Kyle enjoys lifting weights, hiking, going to the movies, and hanging with his dog, Zeus.
Rahab Marshall received her BS in Psychology with a minor in Spanish from Tennessee State University in 2009 and her MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Lipscomb University in December 2013. Rahab has served in the mental health field in various capacities since 2010. She has worked in a residential treatment facility for children and adolescents that specialized in sexual trauma; provided adult inpatient therapy at a local psychiatric hospital; provided intensive in-home therapeutic services for families, children, and teens; and most recently worked in a school-based setting serving school-age children. Rahab’s therapeutic approach is based on the needs of the client, serving adults, children, adolescents, and families. Rahab’s approach is trauma informed. She utilizes cognitive behavioral therapy in creative therapeutic ways to meet the needs of her clients. As a former college Track and Field athlete, she enjoys running, spending time with family, and learning new things. Rahab accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Optum/UBH/UHC, Metropolitan, CorpCare EAP, and Magellan insurance.
PaQuita earned a Master of Art in Counseling from Trevecca Nazarene University and is currently pursuing her doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision. She is also a board certified counselor through NBCC, a certified crisis worker through the American Association of Suicidology, and a PREPARE/ENRICH Facilitator. She is QPR and ASIST trained. PaQuita works with youth aged 5-10 and adults 18 and over. Her approach is integrative, developmentally appropriate and multiculturally sensitive. She is skilled in working with individuals, couples and groups. PaQuita specializes in anxiety, self-esteem/self-worth, vulnerability, mindfulness, career and life purpose, relapse prevention/sobriety maintenance, stress, burn-out/compassion fatigue, shame/guilt, life-transitions, males and mental health, and African-American male issues. PaQuita hopes that all of her clients have an authentic experience in counseling that is rooted in connectedness and authenticity. PaQuita is currently accepting clients with Aetna, Cigna, Magellan, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Optum/UBH/UHC, Metropolitan insurance, CorpCare EAP, health savings accounts (HSA), flexible spending accounts (FSA), and private pay clients. Her outside interests and activities include yoga, following the sun, eating good food, and being “Auntie Quita” to her 3 year old niece and 5 month old nephew.
Jessica earned both a Master of Education in Human Development Counseling and a Master of Divinity from Vanderbilt University. Practicing for almost 7 years, she specializes in person-centered, solution-focused, and cognitive behavioral therapy, depression, anxiety, trauma, grief, life transitions, relationships, and LGBTQQIA. She accepts Optum/UBH/UHC, Beacon, Cigna, Magellan, Tricare, Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Mutual of Omaha, Health Advocate, CorpCare EAP, R3 Continuum, out of network, HSA/FSA, and private pay. She will be starting LGBT groups, as well as groups oriented to grief, depression, and anxiety. Outside interests include reading, playing tennis, and video games.
Corey earned a Master of Marriage and Family Therapy from Trevecca Nazarene University and holds a temporary LMFT license. Corey is a certified PREPARE/ENRICH facilitator and is also trained in using the Enneagram (a tool that helps with self-development and making more meaningful connections). His specialty is in working with college students, adults, and couples providing individual, marital, and premarital counseling. Corey works with his clients to facilitate personal growth and healing as they discover the ability to redefine their life stories, reconsider the roles they have written for themselves, and step into new chapters of life. Corey believes life is a purposeful journey and that people can live in the richness of their fullest potential when they actively work to understand their unique stories and author their own lives. He has an integrative and eclectic approach, and his therapeutic interests include self-awareness and personality development, relationship issues, depression, anxiety, shame and insecurities, grief and loss, career and life issues, self-compassion, and spirituality. He is a member of the AAMFT and TNAMFT. Corey is currently accepting new clients utilizing health savings accounts [HSA], flexible spending accounts [FSA], and private pay clients.
Brandi earned her Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from Tennessee State University. She has been a clinician for 14 years working with children, adolescents, young adults, and families in a variety of treatment settings including residential, intensive outpatient, community mental health, and schools. She uses an eclectic approach to therapy, tailoring her approach to best fit the needs of the client. Some of these approaches include strength-based, solution-focused therapy, and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT). Brandi is also trained in trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy (TFCBT), motivational interviewing, and dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT). She enjoys assisting her clients with behavioral struggles, anxiety, depression, mood disturbances, trauma, grief/loss, stress, family dynamics and substance use. In her spare time Brandi enjoys traveling, exercising, spending time with family, and cooking. She is currently accepting Blue Cross Blue Shield, Corp Care, Health Advocate, Metropolitan, Magellan, Mutual of Omaha, Optum/UBH/UHC, Ulliance, HSA/FSA, out-of-network, and private pay clients.
Tomauro earned a Master of Marriage and Family Therapy from Lipscomb University and holds a temporary LMFT license. She is a certified PREPARE/ENRICH facilitator and is also trained in Emotionally Focused Therapy, Kimochi for children (emotion regulation and behavioral modification) and ASIST (suicide prevention). Tomauro's specialty is working with children and adolescents, adults, families and couples, providing individual or relational therapy. She has a person-centered, non-directive approach using Solution Focused Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy interventions. Each client being different, she tailors her interventions to the client’s unique needs and circumstances. Tomauro’s therapeutic interests include relationship issues, depression/anxiety, shame/insecurities, life/developmental adjustments, and self-esteem issues. She also has training and experience working with individuals, families and groups with trauma-related issues, and is a member of AAMFT. Tomauro is interested in facilitating groups for couples on nurturing parenting, self-esteem (ages 8-17), behavioral modification (ages 4-12) and relationship check-ins. She accepts clients with health savings accounts [HSA], flexible spending accounts [FSA], and private pay.