MEET OUR ALLEN COUNSELORS

licensed counselors

licensed counselors

Amanda Myers, M.Ed., LPC, RPT
Registered Play Therapist

Amanda Myers

“I believe our life is altered from childhood from our own experience, impressions, and perceived successes and failures. In our sessions, I’ll offer suggestions on how to reach your new goals – for your whole family!”

Kids and Tweens
Fee:
$135
Insurance: BCBS (Pending)

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Aimee E. Benfield, MBA, M.S., LMFT-A
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Associate
Supervised by Dr. Charette Dersch, LMFT-S

Aimee Benfield

“I have had 17 years in a successful corporate career, when I started applying my organizational improvement skills to my son’s treatment for autism and other families in need. My true passion was born!I love working with individuals, couples, teens and families to help find the skills, hope and strength to improve their lives.”

Adults and Couples
Fee:
$95
Insurance:
Not applicable

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lyndsey perry

Lyndsey Perry, M.A., LPC-Intern
Licensed Counselor Intern
Supervised by Erika Judkins, M.S., LPC #64007

Lyndsey Perry

Through the processing of counseling, my role is to help you navigate the ups, downs, and rocky roads as you work towards your goals. My work is driven by the passion I have is to help others find meaning and live their most authentic lives.

Adults and Couples
Fee: 
$65
Insurance: Not applicable

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jennifer slingerland ryan

Jennifer Slingerland Ryan, M.Ed., LPC-S
Licensed Professional Counselor

Jennifer Slingerland Ryan

“We spend most of our time in relationships – with friends, children, life partners, and coworkers – and you may not realize it, but many issues arise out of those pesky, er, lovely people we call family. I embrace Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and I love Attachment which shows us how we relate to one another. That’s important in marriage! I can’t wait to meet you.”

Couples and Adults
Fee:
$155
Insurance: BCBS

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diana guintu

Diana Guintu, M.Ed., LPC
Licensed Professional Counselor

Diana Guintu

“Since becoming a mother and suffering from post-partum depression, I feel a great sense of responsibility to help other women and mothers. If you find you are feeling anxious, depressed, insecure, lonely, and lost then pick up the phone and make an appointment. Let my couch be the place to unwind, find solitude, and bask in the child-free hour of perspective, guidance, and nurturing you deserve!”

Adults Women Only
Fee:
$135
Insurance: BCBS
Spanish Speaking

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brandie sellers

Brandie Sellers, M.S., LPC-Intern
Licensed Professional Counselor Intern
Supervised by Edita Ruzgyte, PhD, LPC-S

Brandie Sellers

“we all have times when a monkey wrench gets thrown into our lives. Sometimes it is illness that causes suffering, or sometimes it may be that we have been holding so many things back that one event can cause us to feel we are falling apart. I enjoy working with clients to help them use their innate wisdom and the tools I provide to emerge from suffering feeling stronger and nurtured.”

Adults Only
Fee: 
$75
Insurance: Not applicable

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Denise Martinez, M.A., LPC
Licensed Professional Counselor

“Learn to reduce the stress and day-to-day demands of your life in a safe, non-judgmental environment.”

Adults, Teens, Couples, Famlies
Fee:
$110
Insurance: Out-of-Network (Pending: Medicaid and BCBS)

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Administrative Staff

Tamera Lagalo
Scheduling and Billing

“A partnership is created with the clinicians we serve, and we share the common goal goal – take care of the client.”

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