Psychotherapy

Our therapists are available for individual and couples counseling. They offer a variety of styles of therapy to best address an individual patients needs. They are able to help patients with almost any psychiatric issue ranging from (but not limited to): abuse, addiction, anxiety, depression, insomnia, martial issues, stress reduction, caregiver support, coping with medical illness and obesity.

Sondra Davis, LCSW-C

Pikesville Office

Sondra joined MMH in November of 2016. She has been working in the mental health field for over 20 years and most of those years have been spent working as a member of GBMCs emergency department behavioral health team. Sondra has worked with diverse populations and enjoys working with young adults through the elderly population. Her areas of interest include work-life balance, cognitive behavior therapy, mindfulness techniques, and she believes in utilizing a strength- based approach to therapy.

Katja Thomas, LCPC

Columbia Office
Katja Thomas is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) who earned her Masters Degree from Loyola University in Maryland in 2005. Katja has provided individual and group therapy in a variety of settings (inpatient, community mental health, and crisis services/ mobile treatment) for 13 years and has experience working with diverse populations. Katja utilizes an integrative, strength-based approach to counseling that incorporates cognitivebehavioral and person-centered therapy. Areas of expertise include depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, panic disorder, PTSD, anger management, adjustment disorders, relationship issues, personality disorders, ADHD, parenting and family issues, as well as communciation skills and assertiveness training.
Jolyce O'Neill

Jolyce O'Neill, LCPC

Glen Burnie Office

Jolyce ONeill is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, in both Maryland and Virginia, and a Licensed Clinical Counseling supervisor in the State of Maryland. Her educational background includes a masters in Clinical Counseling from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. Her undergraduate degree is in Human Development with Elementary Education Certification from Washington College in Chestertown, Maryland. Following a teaching career in in Baltimore City Public Schools, Jolyce made the transition into clinical counseling, after seeing the community need for mental health support. Jolyce has worked as a clinician in multiple outpatient settings, providing both individual and group counseling, using strategies connected with cognitive behavior therapy, mindfulness, and family systems therapy. She is experienced in working with populations needing support with managing symptoms related to ADHD, anxiety, depression, mood disorders, and life and relationship stressors. Jolyce was born and raised in Maryland, and has lived here all her life. She is familiar with the area and local supports, and enjoys being on the water, spending time with friends and family, and reading. Being married with a family, Jolyce also understands the joys and stressors of daily life, and uses life experiences to assist with relating to clients and connecting on a personal level. Her belief is that using a person-centered approach combined with evidenced based practices, promotes a clear understanding of others needs with the desired goal of providing a healthy and rounded outcome for each individual.

Alana Shein, LCSW-C

Glen Burnie Office
Alana is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who earned her masters degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy and Practice. She has worked in the mental health field for five years in residential and in-home care, inpatient psychiatric hospitals, and outpatient mental health clinics. Alana specializes in working with clients relationally in order to develop deeper insights into their thought and behavior patterns and to improve interpersonal relationships. Her passion lies in assisting patients in resolving difficulties related to depression, anxiety, trauma, and personality disorders. Alana works with patients to emphasize their resiliency and empower them to lead their fullest lives.

Kyra Vuolo, LGPC

Pikesville Office

Kyra is a Licensed Graduate Professional Counselor who earned her degree through Towson Universitys Counseling Psychology Program. Kyra specialized in researching resiliency, attitudes, and coping mechanisms of youth in low income communities, and has worked extensively with victims of natural disasters. Her undergraduate degree is in Psychology, with a concentration in Family and Human Services. Kyra has 10 years of experience working with children, youth, and adults with severe and persistent mental illness in inpatient programs, outpatient and community-based programs, Baltimore City Public Schools, and crisis response. Kyra believes in utilizing a person-centered approach, along with evidenced based practices, mindfulness, cognitive behavioral techniques, and solution focused strategies to best support and work with her clients. She has experience working with a wide range of clinical issues including anxiety disorders, ADHD, depression, mood disorders, psychotic disorders, attachment, trauma, personality disorders, self-esteem, life transitions and adjustments, relationship issues, and developmental disorders.

Andrew Canterbury, LGPC

Glen Burnie Office
Andrew is a Licensed Graduate Professional Counselor (LGPC) who earned his masters from Johns Hopkins University. He specializes in depression, anxiety, and addiction. Andrew has experience working with clients that suffer with co-occurring disorders in conjunction with substance abuse as well as family therapy. He also has experience working with at-risk youth that have been diagnosed with a variety of mental health illnesses including Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, and other emotional and developmental disorders. Andrew uses an eclectic approach to therapy that draws heavily on the Cognitive-Behavioral and Solution-Focused schools of thought with significant interventions that are based on self-talk as defined in Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT). He believes that the therapeutic relationship between is one of the most important aspects in therapy which is why he utilizes empathy and a wide array of therapeutic techniques to develop a trusting relationship with his clients in order to help the client feel safe engaging in the therapeutic process. Andrews previous experience and skill set makes him ideal to help clients that are struggling with adjustments to life transitions, stress, anxiety, depression, substance abuse, addiction, attachment, low self-esteem, and family issues.

Chelsea Luebbert, LCSW-C

Glen Burnie Office

Chelsea is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and has been in the field of Behavioral Health since 2013. She earned her Masters Degree from the University of Maryland School of Social Work in 2016. Chelsea has experience in individual, group and family therapy within the context of both inpatient and outpatient treatment settings. She has worked with a variety of different populations including PTSD, Anxiety Disorders, Eating Disorders, Personality Disorders, Psychotic Disorders, Mood Disorders and ensures proper care is placed on the core issues that drive these illnesses; and help clients understand their emotions and what to do with them. Chelsea focuses on client empowerment and draws from Cognitive, Dialectal and Solution Focused Therapy. Chelseas true passion is to help clients identify their strengths, resilience and goals in order to help them heal; because the most important relationship we have is the one we have with ourselves. She creates a safe, warm environment for clients to share their struggles without judgment. Chelsea incorporates mindfulness and breathing techniques into sessions to assist clients in reconnecting their brains with their bodies and regain control. In her free time, Chelsea enjoys listening to music, reading, making art, hiking and spending time with her fur children.

Amy Weishampel, LCPC

Glen Burnie Office

Amy is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) in the state of Maryland who received her Masters degree from Johns Hopkins University in 2019. Amy has experience working with a variety of mental health diagnoses including anxiety, depression, PTSD, ADHD, bipolar disorder, and OCD in both individual and group therapy within a community mental health setting. She has a passion for social justice, cultural diversity, and for working with the LGBTQIA+ community and others with sexual, gender, or relationship diversity issues. Amy uses both existential and narrative therapy techniques in an effort to help her clients with their mental health struggles. She enjoys helping clients work to find meaning in their lives and to rewrite their stories to find empowerment through making more intentional decisions about their path.

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