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Jodi is a Licensed Psychologist who is dedicated to assisting adult individuals and couples with a variety of presenting issues, including the emotional impact of medical conditions, grief and loss, relationship issues, anxiety, depression, stress management, spiritual issues, adjustment issues, and women's issues. Jodi also provides health psychology services and has experience working closely with a variety of physician specialties, including OB/GYN, oncology, rheumatology, neurology, bariatrics, endocrinology, pulmonary, and cardiology. Jodi's therapy style is an integration of cognitive-behavioral and humanistic therapies, emphasizing the empowerment of clients through increased insight and improved decision-making. She provides a supportive, yet direct and practical, approach in session to expedite progress. She completed her bachelor's degree at Butler University and obtained both her master's and Ph.D. at Ball State University.
George is a Licensed Psychologist who earned his degrees from the University of North Dakota, as well as an Associate Professor at Ball State University. He tends to take a client-centered, egalitarian approach to working with people to help them understand themselves and the problems they are experiencing. Working together, George believes that he can use his understanding of psychological principles and techniques to help people solve problems, achieve goals, and find a place of peace in their lives. He uses an integrative approach wherein he considers psychological, behavioral, and personality factors together with family dynamics, interpersonal, sociocultural, and environmental factors to understand and resolve problems in thoughts, feelings, and behavior. He works with adults dealing with anxiety, depression, trauma, sexuality and gender related issues, and phase of life problems.
Brian is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with experience serving clients in inpatient, residential, and intensive outpatient settings. He has worked extensively with adolescents, adults, and families affected by addiction and trauma problems. His areas of expertise include substance abuse disorders, complex traumas, adolescent care, and self-injury. Brian is a compassionate, optimistic, and direct-communicating therapist, and serves his clients through Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, 12-Step Recovery culture, and Interpersonal Psychotherapy interventions. He earned his Bachelor’s degree at Anderson University and his Master’s degree at Ball State University. Brian believes that each client has tenacity and resiliency within them, and enjoys helping clients use these to solve life problems.
Abigail is working towards an associates license in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. She believes in the healing power of being truly heard and fully accepted and strives to form a genuine, therapeutic relationship with each client. Abigail enjoys working with individuals experiencing loss, grief, depression, bipolar disorder, and victims of sexual abuse. She also values exploring with clients the ways in which family of origin and past relationships affect current functioning and identifying core beliefs that shape one's view of self. Abigail works largely from a cognitive-behavioral and person-centered approach. She obtained her master's degree from Indiana Wesleyan University and her undergraduate degree from Taylor University.
Dr. Bill Betts has spent more than 25 years in behavioral healthworking with children, families and adults in a variety of settings. Dr. Betts received his MA and PhD in Clinical Psychology from DePaul University. He then went on to complete a post-doctoral fellowship in Program Evaluation and Administration at the University of Colorado. Prior to moving to Indiana, Dr. Betts was at the University of Colorado where he was an assistant professor and the Associate Director for Mental Health at the Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect. Dr. Betts has published on integrating behavioral healthcare with physical healthcare, domestic violence, child abuse and cross systems collaboration.
Dana Thomas is a licensed mental health counselor who obtained her master’s degree in Clinical Psychology at Ball State University. Dana strives to establish a collaborative, trusting therapeutic relationship with clients and believes this is essential in helping clients achieve their goals. Dana enjoys working with a variety of adult clients and her areas of clinical interest include trauma/abuse, substance use disorders, grief and loss, anxiety, depression, PTSD, relationship or family of origin issues, disordered eating, and existential issues. Dana utilizes an interpersonal, existential, and culturally sensitive framework when working with clients.
Ashley is a Licensed Psychologist with experience in a variety of settings. She highly values the therapeutic relationship and strives to create a warm, safe, and authentic environment where trust can be built together. Ashley works from a variety of insight-oriented approaches but mainly uses interpersonal processing, person-centered, and cognitive behavioral therapies within a culturally sensitive framework to help clients empower themselves to understand themselves better and make the positive changes they want to see in their lives. Her areas of clinical focus include depression, anxiety, trauma, PTSD, domestic violence/abuse, sexual assault, peripartum/postpartum issues, pregnancy loss, fertility challenges, and women’s issues. Ashley also enjoys providing mentorship and supervision for developing counselors. Ashley completed her MA in Community Counseling at Loyola University Chicago and her PhD in Counseling Psychology at Ball State University.
Grace Trinidad has a master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from Ball State University and is currently working towards licensure as a clinical mental health counselor. Grace enjoys working with clients from all walks of life and with a variety of issues, but especially enjoys working with clients experiencing grief and loss. Grace works, primarily, through an existential therapeutic lens but incorporates several therapeutic tools including Cognitive Behavioral, Person Centered, Experiential, and Dialectical Behavior Therapies, and empowerment strategies to assist clients in meeting their needs and goals. Grace strives towards altruism and is passionate about creating warm genuine relationships and a safe environment for her clients as she walks alongside them on their therapeutic journey.
Cassandra is currently working toward licensure and has earned a bachelor's degree in psychology with a minor in Christian Counseling, as well as, a master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Liberty University. Cassandra has a passion for couples and families with the desire to help them create healthy connections within the marital and family system. She focuses on communication, interpersonal issues, behavioral issues, and family dynamics while using techniques from cognitive behavioral, person-centered, psychodynamic, and narrative therapies. Cassandra also works with those who struggle with depression, anxiety, grief, spirituality, and trauma. Cassandra believes strongly in the power of the therapeutic relationship and the positive impact it can have on an individual's life. She works collaboratively with each client by providing a supportive environment and using techniques that challenge clients in a creative way.
Benji (He/Him) is a graduate of Ball State University with a master's in counseling. He has experience working with depression, anxiety, trauma, and grief. He enjoys working with teens, adults, families and couples using approaches from Emotion Focus therapy, Cognitive Behavior therapy, and Existentialism. Benji loves helping others identify what makes life meaningful and fulfilling.
Kiersten is a masters level counselor who earned her degree from Ball State University and is in the process of working towards licensure as a clinical mental health counselor. She enjoys working with older adolescents and adults and has clinical experience working with depression, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, bipolar disorder, and trauma survivors. She values a safe and welcoming environment to promote positive change and good experiences. Kiersten works from an interpersonal therapy model and incorporates Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy techniques. She deeply values her client’s needs and differences and strives to ensure each client receives a meaningful experience.
Shari is a licensed mental health counselor who received her degrees at Indiana University and Ball State University. She has experience working with adolescents, adults, and couples and has clinical experience working with anxiety, depression, PTSD, personality disorders, psychotic disorders, grief, bipolar disorder, relationship issues, and behavioral concerns. Shari works largely from a Cognitive-Behavioral and Person-Centered approach while incorporating Dialectical Behavioral Therapy techniques.
Grace is a Psychologist with experience in private practice, community mental health, college counseling, and several other settings. She enjoys working with couples, children, adults, and families. She specializes and is pursuing a certificate in Emotion Focused Therapy. Grace approaches therapy from an attachment based lens and practices humanistic, person-centered therapy with elements of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) built in. She is passionate about understanding each client as an individual and how they fit into the world and enjoys working with clients to find the therapy style and relationship that works for them. Grace Trinidad is a masters graduate from Ball State University who is currently working towards licensure as a clinical mental health counselor. Grace enjoys working with clients from all walks of life and is especially drawn to working with clients experiencing grief and loss. Grace works, primarily, through an existential therapeutic lens but incorporates a number of tools including person-centered, CBT, experiential, DBT, and empowerment strategies to help meet her client’s needs. Grace strives towards altruism and is passionate about creating warm genuine relationships and a safe environment for her clients as she walks alongside them on their therapeutic journey.