Under supervision of...
Tamara Dees, MSW, LCSW
...is a New Mexico board approved supervisor for a variety of master's level clinicians including LMFT's, LMSW's, and LMHC's. With nearly 10 years of experience, Tamara strives to ensure both a challenging and affordable supervision to those who are looking to grow both clinically and emotionally in an effort to obtain their clinical license.
Tamara graduated in 2009 from NMSU with her Masters in Social Work. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She has experience working with a variety of clients who struggle with anxiety, depression, post-partum depression, bipolar disorder, substance abuse and PTSD. With 7 years of work experience in an inpatient hospital and 2 years of outpatient experience, she is well seasoned in a variety of treatment modalities to ensure the best outcome based on your particular circumstances. She is committed to providing the highest quality mental health and addiction services to you and your family.
Aubrienne Balderrama-Montoya, Business Office Manager
...is a New Mexico State University graduate, graduating in 2015 with her Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education with an emphasis on Language Arts and Social Studies. After several years as an Educator, Aubrienne began her career as Business Office Manager with Open Minds in February 2019.
Chelsea Stockert, MSW, LCSW
...is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of New Mexico. She completed her undergraduate degree in Psychology at the University of Wyoming and her Master's Degree in Social Work at New Mexico State University. Chelsea has experience working with individuals aged 18 and up, in both inpatient and outpatient settings. She has experience working with survivors and offenders of domestic violence as well as working with those who struggle with stress management, trauma, depression, anxiety, PTSD, and substance abuse. She takes an eclectic approach in using several different theoretical perspectives and evidence-based therapeutic interventions to assist you in reaching your goals. Chelsea is dedicated to providing you with confidential support and guidance throughout the course of your growth and healing process.
Evelyn Castro, MSW, LCSW
... is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She completed her undergraduate degree in social work at Eastern New Mexico and received her Master’s of Social Work in 2013 from New Mexico State University. Evelyn has experience in domestic violence working with both victims and offenders in group and individual settings, address their trauma and/or crisis situations. She has experience with working with children from ages 4-18 individually and with their families in strengthening and developing the parent-child relationships. Evelyn has been trained in Circle of Security, a parenting program which focuses on the attachment between parent/s and child/ren. Finally, for the last two years she has been working in an inpatient behavioral health unit providing group and individual therapy.
Kate Brown, LPCC, MHIMCP
...is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and Mental Health Integrative Medicine Certified Provider. She graduated in 2011 from Liberty University and has worked in community mental health as well as in private practice. She works to help her clients navigate difficult life circumstances and transitions, heal from old wounds, improve their relationships, and learn new skills for new phases of life. Her areas of focus include anxiety, depression, trauma, parenting and family support, body image and food issues, and military life support. Kate is a military spouse and has a special heart for helping other military families. She is trained in the Gottman Method of marriage therapy, and she specializes in using nutrition and integrative medicine to support mental health. She takes a holistic approach to counseling, drawing from various theories and techniques in order to bring about understanding, wellness and balance. She is a Christian and relies on God as the ultimate Healer and Counselor.
Alexandra Wofford, MS, LPCC
...is a University of the Southwest graduate graduating in 2016 with her Masters in Science emphasis Mental Health Counseling. She is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor. Alexandra began her career in mental health providing therapeutic services through a partial hospitalization program specializing in substance abuse and addiction services with co-occurring mental illnesses. She has experience in an inpatient hospital setting and outpatient setting working with clients struggling with anxiety disorders, depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, substance abuse and trauma-related disorders. Alexandra strives to maximize outcomes and provide genuine healing and wholeness through the use of several treatment modalities and evidence-based therapeutic interventions.
Lawanna Newman, MSW, LCSW
...graduated in 1998 from NMSU with her Masters in Social Work. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.
Lawanna is well seasoned, having twenty-one years of experience working with children, adults and couples. Using a variety of evidenced based modalities, her areas of focus include PTSD, anxiety, depression, and substance abuse.
Ana Rodriguez, MSSW, LMSW
...is a Licensed Master Social Worker in the state of New Mexico. Her undergraduate degree from Middle Tennessee State University is in Sociology with an emphasis in Social Welfare and Gender Studies. She completed her Master of Science in Social Work at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville. Ana currently works as a social worker and therapist in a behavioral medicine unit and serves as the primary therapist working with active duty service members. Ana emphasizes a multicultural and integrative approach to counseling. She has experience working with those with mood disorders, anxiety disorders, trauma-related disorders, and management of stress and times of transition. She has additional experience working with survivors of domestic violence. Ana utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution-Focused Brief Therapy, and other modalities to assist you in your journey to healing and wellness.
Robin McClain, LPCC
...is an LPCC who graduated with a Masters in Counseling in 2005. Times of stress or issues in life can lead to feeling overwhelmed and lost. My passion is to assist clients in regaining a sense of control over their lives. Happy to serve couples, adults, and children. Experience with military and their families.