Melissa is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker Supervisor who uses a client centered therapeutic approach with both children and adults. Her experience includes Trauma, Read More
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Depression, Anxiety, Grief, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Conduct Disorder, Bipolar Disorder, Adjustment Disorder, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder and Schizophrenia. She uses a variety of therapeutic approaches/techniques on a individual basis driven by the client. She holds a Clinical Trauma Therapist Certification, has a Certificate in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and a Certificate in Mindfulness for kids and teens with ADHD, trauma, anxiety and emotional regulation. She also used play therapy approaches to assist in with children (adults too) to feel less pressured and stressed throughout session. SPECIALTIES: Narcissistic Abuse Recovery, PTSD, ADHD, Mood Disorders.
Emily is a LMSW under the supervision of Melissa Johansen with experience working with children, teenagers, and adults. She received her MSW from Boise State University and has been Read More
working as an outpatient therapist since 2018. She uses a client centered strengths-based approach with all populations she serves. Emily believes in building a therapeutic trusting relationship through open communication, compassion, and respect. She has experience working with depression, anxiety, PTSD, ADHD, and trauma. She uses a mixed approach with clients including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Mindfulness training, and play therapy.
Tobie Mabe-SmithMA, LPC
Tobie is a licensed professional counselor who obtained her Master’s degree in Professional Counseling from Liberty University in 2015. She enjoys working with individuals and couples helping Read More
people through counseling to mental and emotional well-being. She takes a holistic approach to counseling, pulling from various modalities including: Person-centered, CBT, DBT, Life Coaching, Motivational Interviewing and the Gottman Method. She works with Adult ASD, Anxiety, BPD, Adult ADHD, Life Transitions and Couples Counseling. She offers Christian Counseling upon request. Tobie enjoys the beach, hiking and kayaking which she utilizes as self-care.
Jennifer Stiffler is a LMSW under the Supervision of Melissa Johansen. She acquired her Master’s Degree in Social Work at the University of Pittsburgh in 2007. She has worked with Children and Read More
teenagers in a Partial Hospitalization Program who were faced with disruptive behaviors, attention deficit disorder and oppositional and defiant disorders. She served as an Outpatient Indvidual Therapist helping clients with depression, anxiety disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder, bipolar, personality disorders, schizophrenia, suicide prevention and sexual abuse issues. She also has experience working with Veterans, couples, dementia, hospice, end of life and grief counseling. She practices a mixture of approaches using Client-Centered therapy, Cognitive Behavioral therapy, relaxation and breathing techniques, mindfulness and centering, bereavement support, conflict resolution and art therapy. She tailors emotional support and guidance to her clients’ specific needs by building trust and providing a safe space for her clients to reach a more realistic view of themselves and the world.
Modalities: Client-Centered Therapy, CBT, Art Therapy, Family therapy, Gottman Method, Grief therapy, Mindfulness, Solutions-Focused therapy, Strength-based therapy.
Jessica is a LMSW under the supervision of Melissa Johansen and she has experience working with children, teenagers, and adults. She received her MSW from Rutgers University and has been Read More
working as a therapist since 2019. She uses a client centered and strengths-based approach to help each client reach their personal goals. Jessica believes in building a therapeutic trusting relationship through open communication, compassion, and respect. She has experience working with depression, anxiety, PTSD, addiction, mood disorders, and trauma. She uses a mixed approach with clients including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing.
Racene is a Licensed Professional Counselor who obtained a Master’s Degree in Mental Health Counseling from SUNY University in Albany in December of 2014. She enjoys working with Read More
individual adults, young adults, and college students to help maintain their mental and emotional well-being as they navigate life’s challenges. She also works with adults suffering from anxiety and depression, other mood disorders, grief and loss, and other life issues. Racene has a background in career counseling, grief counseling, Christian counseling, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Short-Term Solution Focused Therapy.