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The Wellness Team

Who We Are

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Lisa Smith,
Counseling Intern 


Lisa is a graduate intern working to complete a master's degree in clinical mental health counseling with an emphasis in trauma. Lisa primarily uses Dialectical Behavior Therapy in conjunction with a strengths-based approach and mindfulness-based techniques that integrate mind and body. She is also a certified yoga instructor who has taken courses in trauma-informed yoga. Lisa believes that when provided with a compassionate, non-judgmental, validating, and collaborative environment, clients can learn new skills to transcend difficulties and thrive in their lives.


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David Alexander, LPCC

Clinical Counselor

 David has a primarily Mindfulness and Cognitive Behavioral Approach to therapy and often works with clients on learning skills to recognize and challenge thought patterns which contribute to depression and anxiety. He has training in teaching Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) skills and certification in Reconsolidation of Traumatic Memories (RTM).


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Sheena Moe, LMSW

Clinical Social Worker 

Sheena primarily utilizes a person-centered, strengths based, solution focused and multicultural approach in working with clients. She strives to create an authentic, non-judgmental and collaborative therapeutic relationship with clients as they work to overcome barriers and learn skills and insight to support a healthy and meaningful life. Sheena utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Mindfulness practices and the Attachment Regulation and Competency Approach. She has experience working with clients with a variety of challenges including anxiety, depression, mood disorders and trauma.


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Christina Simpson
Counseling Intern 

Christina is a graduate student who is working towards a master’s degree in clinical social work at the New Mexico Highlands University. Christina primarily uses a client- centered, solution focused, and multicultural approach when working with clients. She also uses Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), along with mindfulness to help clients learn new skills and achieving their individual goals. She believes that each individual is the expert in their own life and with the right tools each individual can move forwards and create the life they are seeking.


Alyssa Casaus


Aly utilizes a solution focused, strength based, and non-judgmental approach to therapy. She believes in her clients having autonomy and being their own expert for what they want out of life. Aly primary works in utilizing DBT, CBT, and motivational interviewing interventions to address a variety of issues in therapy. She specializes in working with individuals struggling with depression, anxiety, trauma, interpersonal skills, and anger management. 



Christopher Cunningham, LCSW

Clinical Social Worker

 Chris takes an strength-based, interpersonal and relational approach to therapy by helping his clients identify goals and help support them in their efforts toward achieving those goals. Learning new skills and practices that promote a more authentic, satisfying sense of self and more meaningful relationships.


Shelbra Thorla Ginn, LCSW

Clinical Social Worker 

With 30 years of experience, Shelbra has helped people of all ages
address a variety of issues that they felt negatively impacted their lives. Her approach to this work is
grounded in the belief that people can change and heal. Shelbra believes that through entering a
respectful, non-judgmental collaborative relationship with a client, they work together to identify what a person may want to address, as well as the means for addressing the issue. 



Sherry Lebneznick Brown, LCSW 

Clinical Social Worker

Sherry is trained and experienced in utilizing methodologies such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), trauma informed interventions and comes from a strengths-based perspective to help clients utilize their own internal strengths and resources to address current challenges.  Sherry primarily serves adults through individual and couples’ therapy who are addressing issues such as depression, anxiety


Amanda Moe, LPCC

Clinical Counselor

She adopts a holistic approach to healing and strives to provide a non-judgmental, compassionate approach and environment for clients to find the courage, strength and resiliency that leads to healing. She specializes in working with individuals with depression, anxiety, borderline personality disorder, problem sexual behaviors, grief and loss, life transitions, trauma, anger management, abuse and neglect, sexual harm and violence and parenting.



Ashley McKenna, LPCC

Clinical Counselor 

Throughout my years as a therapist, I have helped clients to achieve sobriety, integrate prior trauma and build increased hope for overall wellness. I believe you are an expert in your own life, and by having a witness on  your journey, you will be able to reach your goals. I want to help you find truth and meaning in your life while creating an environment that you love.


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