Our Team Members

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Amanda Cortez

Owner, LMFT

I work with adolescents, individuals, couples and families. I am certified in Brainspotting and am passionate about working with trauma survivors.

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Dazzy Maldonaldo

MA, AMFT

My experience ranges from working with foster youth, transitional aged youth life transitions, depression, anxiety, grief and loss, and PTSD.

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Gabriel Marks

MA, AMFT

A former professional athlete turned clinician, I enjoy working with those who struggle with Depression, Anxiety, Life/Career Transitions, Relationships, Men's Issues, and Trauma.

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Hakikat Bains

MA, EdM, APCC

I have worked with children and families from diverse backgrounds, guiding clients at various developmental levels through their behavioral & emotional stressors.

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Maggie Silver

MA, AMFT

I am passionate about working with individuals, families and couples. I work with depression, anxiety, eating disorders and trauma.

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Natalie Chen

LMFT

My areas of focus are LGBTQ+ folks, Adoptions issues, trauma and EMDR, fat liberation and body-justice, anxiety, depression, adolescents, families.

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Ricardo Gonzalez

MA, AMFT

My experience includes working with adolescents, families and adults in a private practice, hospital, community, and in criminal mental health setting.

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Brianne Smith

LMFT

My experience focuses on deepening emotional sobriety, inner child reunification and family dysfunction. Her passion lies in helping those find a path to discovery.

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Diana Kim

LMFT

I am passionate about working with individuals who may experience low self-esteem, depression, anxiety, trauma and those with relational challenges.

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Gabrielle DeFriese

LMFT, LPCC

I have experience working with individuals who have experienced adverse experiences and/or trauma. I enjoy incorporating mindfulness and body work.

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Jenna Lesondak

MA, ASW

I am passionate about working with children, adolescents, and adults struggling and depression, anxiety, mood disorders and trauma.

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Mayra Vargas

LMFT

I enjoy supporting people in their personal journeys through different challenges. I work with children, individuals, couples and families.

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Olivia Brasil

LMFT

I have extensive experience working in the mental health field with a variety of clientele including foster children, adults and children in mental health crises, and substance abuse.

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Ryan Thompson

LCSW

My experience ranges from working with individuals with depression, anxiety, substance abuse, trauma, crisis and family conflict.

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Catherine Critchfield

MA, AMFT

I specialize in anxiety, depression, mood disorders, parent-coaching, family and/or couples therapy, trauma, grief, codependency, addiction and recovery.

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Evelyn Farias

MA, EdM, APCC

I have several years of experience working with transition age youth and college students, LGBTQIA+ folks, and monolingual Spanish-speakers.

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Gabrielle McQueen

MA, AMFT

​I have many years of experience supporting individuals and families who experience systemic racism and systemic oppression in their communities and their workplace.

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Kevin Moody

MA, AMFT

My passion lies in working with relational distress in families, couples and emotional and behavioral issues in children and adolescents.

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Michelle Malott

LMFT

I enjoy working with clients impacted by adoption, anxiety, depression, life transitions, relationships, mother-daughter dynamics, and self esteem issues.

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Rhianna Belair

LPCC, AMFT

I have experience working with PTSD, ADHD, Anxiety, Depression, Addiction, Codependency, Attachment Couples Therapy, Sensory Processing Issues and Postpartum

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Tea Beradze

LMFT

I provide clinical supervision and also provide individual, coupes, and family therapy.