Meet our Staff

Dr. Johanna Gomez, LMHC, ATR

When you feel like you are struggling and overwhelmed by your life circumstances, you need to find the right support. Don't wait any longer to reach out, help is a phone call away and I am here to provide the assistance that you may be needing. Whether you are having difficulty with anxiety/depression, parenting, behavioral issues, grief or conflicts brought on by financial problems or PTSD, your concerns will be explored in a safe environment. 

Making the right changes and moving towards a healthier you will be the priority of your therapeutic experience. Using a therapeutic approach that best fit your needs will assist you in making meaningful and significant progress. I will provide a confidential, non-judgmental and comfortable environment to help you work through your challenges and concerns. Together, we will develop effective and long term strategies to enhance a positive personal growth. I look forward to beginning this process.

Brittany Hagemann, LMHC

I believe therapy is a place where one can facilitate their growth. I am an integrative therapist that uses a variety of therapeutic approaches, which are personalized and tailored to each client. I offer a relaxed, supportive, non-judgmental environment where you will be able to express yourself, explore coping skills and receive positive feedback. I have worked with children, adolescents, and adults in a variety of settings. I maintain a supportive yet direct approach, in which clients and I jointly identify problems, create goals, and develop a treatment plan to reach those goals.

My areas of specialization include anxiety, depression, anger management, vocational related stress, relationship issues, and adjustment issues.  Together we can help you make the changes you desire.

Stephanie Avila, LMHC
I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with over 6 years of clinical experience working with children, adolescents, adults, and families with various behavioral, mental health and relational issues. I provide services in both English and Spanish. I treat a multitude of disorders, but specialize in treating anxiety disorders, depressive disorders, ADHD/behavioral issues, mood disorders, PTSD, and co-occurring disorders. In my clinical work, I will utilize Cognitive Behavioral Techniques, Dialectical Behavioral Techniques, and Mindfulness Skills to best suit my client. Many of the clients I have worked with have benefited from these approaches and have learned how to lead happier and more productive lives.

Heather Quinn, LMHC

With any concern, I work with the client and at times, their family, to develop an individualized plan for treatment. I work with clients facing a variety of mental health concerns including, but not limited to ADHD, ODD, anxiety, OCD, depression, trauma, and behavioral dysregulation. I also specialize in working with individuals/families experiencing serious illness or medical issues. I work with my clients to develop and implement coping strategies to improve their emotional and behavioral wellbeing.

In addition, I have experience guiding parents through the process of having their child evaluated to receive an Individualized Education Program (IEP) as well as providing them with the tools necessary to improve child and parent communication.  Together, we can overcome challenges so that you can create the life you want to live.  I look forward to working with you!

Patricia Ramjohn, LMHC
I am passionate about my work as a Licensed Mental Health Counselor; because it allows me the opportunity to help many incredible, resilient people reach their fullest potential. I graduated from Columbia University with a Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology and an Advanced Degree in Mental Health Counseling from Manhattan College. My experience includes individual and group counseling with adults, children, and adolescents. I believe that compassion, understanding, and trust are important to the therapeutic process. I utilize a variety of therapeutic modalities, according to the client's individual needs.

Stephanie Russell, LMHC

As a therapist, I strive to connect with clients in a way that empowers and produces courage. I give clients the space to be vulnerable as we examine parts of their lives in ways they may not have before. Most of my work has been spent with children, teens, and families facing a variety of circumstances. I have spent time working in inpatient, residential, and school environments. I believe in meeting my clients exactly where they are and building on their strengths. My specialties include work with trauma, anxiety, depression, adjustment issues, parenting, and child development. I utilize an eclectic approach to meet individual needs but always remain grounded in person-centered therapy.

Luciann Stalzer, LMHC

Seeking out therapy is a courageous step in working towards overall wellness and positive mental health. It is my hope to provide a free space for individuals to present their thoughts and needs in a validating and understanding environment. I will incorporate values of acceptance, empathy, empowerment, resilience, non-judgmental awareness and self-compassion. I feel that my clinical training and experience allows me to provide the most effective treatment for all my clients. My specialties include working with those experiencing depression, anxiety, family concerns, anger, grief and loss, and life stressors. I am also passionate about helping couples, families, and individuals grow together in understanding, and to develop new skills with you, which can lead to a more fulfilling life. I am especially interested in working with families of first-responder communities

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Danielle Berger, LMHC

I understand how difficult it can be to take that step in pursuing therapy. If you are feeling stuck and would like to make a change in your life, I am here to help. I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor who will provide a warm, supportive and safe environment to allow you to feel heard. I use an eclectic approach which will be tailored to fit your needs since every individual is unique. I have experience working with children, adolescents and adults of all backgrounds, as well as couples. I will remain supportive and empathetic, to allow you to navigate life’s transitions and overcome interpersonal challenges. Some of my specialties include working with people who are struggling with anxiety, depression, life transitions, relationship issues, and self esteem.

Kim Miller, LMHC

I am an experienced Licensed Mental Health Counselor who believes everyone deserves happiness and personal peace. This is not always easy to come by, but therapy can help. I work with teens and adults, and provide a safe place for my clients to examine their past, understand their personal responsibilities, and uncover possibilities for their future. My counseling approach is person-centered - I meet you where you are, and together, we navigate your way to a better future. I use empathy, humor and directness to help you along your journey. My clients have described me as "warm", "down to earth", "helpful", and "easy to talk to". I believe I can help you. Let's get started!

Ashley Paradise, LMHC

It takes courage and commitment to seek support when life circumstances arise. I am here to guide you through this process and empower you to take active steps towards your goals, whatever they may be. I would describe my professional style as down to earth, approachable, warm and compassionate. My approach is tailored to you as an individual, with your specific needs and comfort level in mind. I pull from my training and experience in cognitive behavioral, mindfulness-based, and psychodynamic therapy, amongst other evidence based work. I have experience working with children, adolescent, adult and geriatric clients in various settings, including both outpatient and crisis management. My areas of specialty include but are not limited to anxiety, depression, adjustment and relationship issues. I am here to work with you to unlock and discover all the rewarding possibilities the therapeutic journey can bring.