At The Catalyst Center, we know great therapy is not “one-size-fits-all.” That is why we have chosen to specialize in the areas where we excel. When you choose a therapist at The Catalyst Center, you can rest assured that you are working with someone who has just the right expertise to meet your unique needs.
High-quality collaborative individual therapy is our passion. We know the genuine connection between client and therapist is a powerful catalyst for change. We believe therapy can be a powerful tool for reaching your personal goals and understanding yourself more fully.
Some of Our Therapy Specialty Areas
Meet Our Individual Therapy Team
Alex Smith, M.S.Ed., M.Phil.Ed, LPC
With experience across all levels of clinical care, Alex has the ability to make clients feel welcome and comfortable sharing their experiences. Her clients are met with respect and compassion and find that Alex can hold space without judgment. Alex specializes in Eating Disorder Recovery, Trauma, Anxiety, and Depression.
Libby Korell, MSW, LCSW
Libby is a highly gifted clinician with many years of experience treating children, parents, and families. She specializes in treating all types of trauma and she is highly adept at working with pregnant moms, postpartum families, and adults (ages 20 and up) struggling with depression, anxiety, or Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
Dorothy Moon, PsyD, LCP
Dr. Dorothy Moon has over 10 years of experience as a licensed psychologist in the community and excels at working with adult individuals and couples on a range of struggles including anxiety, depression, trauma, racial identity, cultural influences, life transitions, and relationship issues.
Lauren Pinneo, MSW, LCSW
Lauren’s inviting presence will helps you feel connected to her from the moment you meet. She feels called to create powerful healing through therapy. Her work as a therapist combines the best aspects of her personality and skillset, allowing her to excel in a field that aligns with her strong values.
AJ Grovert, PsyD, LCP
Dr. AJ Grovert has been in practice for over 10 years and specializes in a number of areas such as trauma, perinatal mental health, anxiety spectrum disorders, and emerging adulthood. She also is experienced working with LGBTQ+ communities, female veterans, and those recovering from religious traumas.
Allison Kalivas, MA, MFTC
Allison’s is not afraid to be in a tough place with you. She knows that coming into therapy can be a vulnerable experience. She will be your co-pilot, sitting with you in your experience and motivating you to focus on your goals.
Erin Staniszeski, MSW, LCSW
Erin is able to sit with your story, no matter what you have been through. Having worked with many survivors of trauma, Erin carries an unshakable confidence in your ability to break through and thrive.
Mary Miller, MA, LCSW
Mary is known for creating a space where you feel so safe and comfortable that you are able to work through things that you didn’t know you were capable of getting through.
Chelsea Campbell, PsyD, LCP
Working with Dr. Chelsea Towler Campbell in therapy or assessment will help you to identify and build on your strengths.
Joey Tadie, PhD, LCP
Dr. Joey Tadie is a talented psychologist with a gift for connecting with people and helping them to transform their lives.
Karmen Thulin, PsyD, LCP
If you are ready to make a change and give yourself the gift of healing, Dr. Karmen Thulin may be a great fit for you. She is easy to connect with, deeply compassionate, and has the training and knowledge needed to help you reach your goals.
Lies van Bekkum, PsyD, LCP
Dr. Lies van Bekkum provides her clients with a wonderful balance of warmth and straightforwardness as a therapist at The Catalyst Center.
Sarah Long, PsyD, LCP, CEDS
Sarah sees her role as walking alongside her clients on the journey towards greater health, meeting you where you are now and helping you take the next step in your journey when you are ready.
Katie Godfrey, PhD, LCSW
Dr. Godfrey excels at building meaningful connections with her clients as they work together in a warm, non-judgmental environment.
Kendra Doukas, MS, LMFT
Kendra Doukas is passionate about her work helping individuals, couples, and families to heal and rebuild after major losses and traumatic events.
Emily Markley, PsyD, LCP
Dr. Emily Markley is the Clinic Director of our sister non-profit, the Ardent Grove Foundation. In addition to her work training future psychologists and providing therapy at Ardent Grove, she provides Collaborative Therapeutic Assessment here at the Catalyst Center.
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