Your Healing Partners


Hello! I’m Nicky Cameron

Founder/Holistic Trauma Relief Therapist

We have a history of igniting hope and creating safe spaces for our clients to heal!

You deserve to be well, you deserve to be happy, and live life your way. Healing is complicated, overwhelming, frustrating, beautiful, rewarding and liberating. You don’t have to do it alone, we will take care of you!

My associates, Anecia, Ashanti, Casey, Georgia, Mernelle, Elizabeth and Laronda  share similar beliefs, values, and vision. I am confident that the treatment approaches we offer can help you. I have experienced and researched every therapy technique that we offer. The therapy will work if you do the work! I take full responsibility for the care that we provide to our clients, and I hold my associates accountable for the work they do.

Anecia Collins

Hello! I’m Anecia Collins

Trauma and Grief Resolution Therapist

We have a history of igniting hope and creating safe spaces for our clients to heal!

My friends would say I’m their moral compass, I am Jamaican born, a basketball fanatic, I’m adventurous, and I love to dance, and travel. Whether you lost a loved one, your job, or a relationship, whatever is causing you grief, I can help you to get through it so you can learn to live despite the loss. Compassion, vulnerability and safety are at the forefront of the care I provide to my clients.

I completed my clinical studies with Florida International University, and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 16 years’ experience providing therapy in the areas of child welfare, palliative care and case management. I utilize Eye Movement Desensitization and Repressing (EMDR), Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Accelerated Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy, and Motivational Interviewing to help my clients resolve grief and loss related issues.

Grief is a natural response to loss, you don’t have to avoid the memory, blame or punish yourself for the loss you experienced. I’m here and ready to support you!


Hello! I’m Ashanti Shakespeare

Trauma and Addictions Recovery Therapist

We have a history of igniting hope and creating safe spaces for our clients to heal!

I am Ashanti, a Poet, I am American-born and of Jamaican descent. I enjoy cooking, and various other forms of expressive arts. If you feel disconnected from yourself and are struggling with anxiety, depression or an addiction, it would be an honor for me to support you. I engage anti-oppressive spiritual approaches in the work I do with my clients. I can help you find the fuel you need to become successful despite the challenges life has been throwing your way.

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with expertise in individual and group therapy, case management and addictions treatment. I utilize Eye Movement Desensitization and Repressing (EMDR), EFT Tapping, Mindfulness Techniques, Play Expressive Arts, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Motivational Interviewing and Solution Focused Therapies to support my clients to access the healing they deserve.


Hello! I’m Casey Gowans

Relationship and Conflict Management Therapist

We have a history of igniting hope and creating safe spaces for our clients to heal!

A statement that best describes me: a native of Guyana, a lover of Soca, travel and food. Therapy does not have to be a task, it can be creative, empowering and supportive. I work with individuals who are struggling with anxiety because of life changes and they looking for support to either save their relationship, process separation, or re-enter the dating world. I also work with couples who need support to find the root of conflict in their relationships, and eradicate it so they can restore intimacy, trust, and a form healthy secure bond.

I am a graduate of Florida International University, where I obtained a Masters in Social Work. My experience is diverse and spans 14 years in the field of mental health and ranges from case management, substance abuse treatment, to program management, individual and family therapy. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Therapist; I am trained in Emotionally Focused Therapy for individuals and couples. I am also trained in Accelerated Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy for trauma, Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) for couples, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing.

I can help you find your way through the storm of insecurity, mistrust and conflict so that you can learn to love and appreciate each other all over again.


Hello! I’m Elizabeth Brooks

Life Skills Coach at Emergent Counseling and Consulting.

As a firm believer in the transformative power of personal growth and resilience, I am on a mission to empower teens and young adults to thrive in every aspect of their lives.

At heart, I am a youthful spirit committed to providing a nurturing space for your journey towards personal, academic, and professional success. My goal is to arm you with the essential tools needed to navigate life’s challenges and unlock your full potential. Together, we will embark on a partnership that goes beyond coaching—it’s about guiding you towards transformative self-discovery, emotional well-being, effective money management, career choices, and enhanced communication skills.

What sets my coaching apart is a blend of compassion, personalized attention, and tailored strategies designed to foster your independence. I understand the unique needs of teens and young adults, and I am here to help you harness your strengths, overcome obstacles, and flourish into the confident, resilient individual you aspire to be.

My role is not just that of a coach but also as an educator, social worker, and mother of three. This diverse background enriches my coaching style, allowing me to seamlessly integrate a wealth of knowledge and life skills into our sessions. With a solid academic foundation, including a Masters in Educational Leadership and trainings in Mindfulness Practices, and Behavioral Health Case Management, I am equipped to guide you in effective communication, instill accountability, and create spaces for you to develop the skills you need to navigate life’s complexities with confidence and grace.

Embark on a journey of self-discovery and growth with me, Elizabeth Brooks, as your personal Life Skills Coach. Together, we’ll navigate your path towards a brighter, more empowered future.


Hello! I’m Georgia Ballantyne-Durand

Anxiety and Stress Management Therapist
A lover of people, nature, family, academia and a woman of strong faith. I absolutely enjoy working with clients and consider it my life’s work. I believe in the greatness and promise each person possesses. It is from this lens that I utilize my experience and practice of narrative therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, solution-focused brief therapy and motivational interviewing to help clients process their challenges, thoughts, feelings, behaviors and experiences with the goal of increased understanding, coping, functioning, solutions and healing. Therapy works, healing is possible, and you can do this successfully!

Since graduating from Barry University’s clinical program, I have worked for over 10 years providing individual and family therapy to children, teenagers and adults within the education, foster care, child welfare, and substance abuse settings.

I look forward to partnering with you on your journey.


Hello! I’m Laronda Thomas

Anxiety Management and Couples Therapist

Clients often describe me as compassionate, understanding, genuine, and warm. I am deeply committed to fostering a relationship built on trust, empathy, and collaboration. Whether you’re struggling with anxiety, depression, trauma, or relationship issues, I am here to walk alongside you every step of the way as you gain healing and inner peace!

I tailor my approach to suit the unique needs of each client, and at the heart of my practice lies a genuine commitment to helping couples, women and members of the LGBTQ community navigate life’s challenges. I believe in creating a safe, non-judgmental space where individuals can explore their emotions, thoughts, and behaviors.

With over a decade of experience as a mental health therapist and life coach, I am dedicated to guiding individuals towards a more fulfilling life. My journey in the field of clinical social work began at Barry University, where I obtained my Master’s degree, and since then, I have passionately served a diverse range of clients.

Drawing from various therapeutic modalities, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing, and Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) for couples.

My professional journey has taken me through diverse settings, including Child Welfare, the Department of Juvenile Justice, Hospice & Palliative Care, and work with Veterans. These experiences have equipped me with a deep understanding of human resilience and the complexities of the human experience.

Whether you’re seeking individual therapy, couples counseling, or life coaching, I am here to support you on your journey towards healing, growth, and self-discovery. Together, we will explore your strengths, challenges, and aspirations, empowering you to make meaningful changes and live a life aligned with your values.

Take the first step towards a brighter tomorrow and schedule a session today. You don’t have to navigate life’s challenges alone.

I look forward to partnering with you on your journey.


Hello! I’m Mernelle Saint Jean

trauma and Anxiety Management Therapist

We have a history of igniting hope and creating safe spaces for our clients to heal!

Stop hating yourself for everything you wish you were, and start loving yourself for everything that you are…

I enjoy working with adults and teens, I speak Creole, I’m a Blogger, I love to travel, have fun and partner with my clients on their journey to self-love. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, and a graduate of Barry University. I specialize in the treatment of anxiety disorders, trauma recovery, and I offer individual and family therapy. I am held accountable by the highest standards and seize every chance I get to build on my competence.

I provide quality care, and I feel honored to serve in my role as a healer, a supporter and a cheerleader.


Hello! I’m Nathalie Mardice-Joseph

Anxiety Management Therapist

I am Nathalie, your compassionate guide on the journey to inner peace and resilience. As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with over 7 years of dedicated experience, I specialize in empowering individuals and families to overcome life’s hurdles, especially in the realms of grief, trauma, depression, and anxiety.

My approach is holistic, blending evidence-based practices like Solution Focused Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and mindfulness techniques. Born in Haiti, my own journey of resilience and adaptability fuels my passion for helping others thrive despite adversity.

In my practice, I foster a safe and nonjudgmental space where you can freely explore your thoughts, feelings, and experiences. Together, we’ll navigate life’s challenges, cultivate coping skills, and nurture resilience.

Fluent in English, Creole and French, I ensure language is never a barrier to healing. Beyond therapy, I indulge in travel, shopping, dancing, and cherishing moments with loved ones.

Whether you’re grappling with relationship issues, trauma, or simply seeking stress management strategies, I’m here to support you every step of the way.

Let’s start your wellness journey together.

Shanekia Calbert

Hello! I’m Shanekia Calbert

Stress and Anxiety Management Therapist

Hi, I’m Shanekia Calbert, a passionate advocate for DIY projects and organization enthusiast. Originally from Jamaica, I’ve learned to embrace change and find purpose in every moment since moving to America. I hold a Master’s degree in Social Work from Florida Atlantic University and am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 8 years of experience working with disadvantaged youth and families.

I specialize in anxiety management for both adults and teens, utilizing my training in Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy to guide my clients towards their goals. I believe that no matter where you are on your journey, there is always room for growth and change. Together, we can accept the past, live in the now, and find a greater sense of purpose for your future. I’m here to support you every step of the way and look forward to cheering you on!


Hello! I’m Ty

Client Care Coordinator

I’m Ty, your Client Care Coordinator, and I am excited to provide you with care, assistance and a smile. I was born and raised in New England, Connecticut to be specific. I love sports and never shy away from a friendly competition but also greatly appreciate art and film. I believe every one has a light to shine and I want to help people liberate themselves and shine their light. I am truly passionate about mental health and fully believe in a holistic and natural approach to healing. I am a person who seeks balance in all areas of my life and I always strive to be present. I plan to bring energy, fun and love everyday and will do my job with the utmost care.

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