About

About

Celeste Ballard, LPC MHSP TN, LCPC IL, LPC WI, CMT

In office coaching – Knoxville
Telehealth counseling – Illinois & Wisconsin

With 20 years of experience, Celeste practices as a body-centered psychotherapist and works with the philosophy that events effect our whole being – physical, emotional, cognitive, and spiritual. Because of this philosophy, she works to help one understand how their history impacts them on a variety of levels. Celeste combines traditional counseling psychology with Mindfulness Based psychotherapy for a more complete approach to change…..

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Christina Francisco, MA, LCPC, QMHP, BSFT, NCC

In office visits – Woodstock
Telehealth – Illinois

Christina works with all ages of clients ranging from 10 years old to geriatric who are having difficulties adjusting to lifestyle transitions, those experiencing anxiety or stress, and those who might be feeling depressed. She has worked with individuals who have a traumatic background and are looking to process through it in order to release the impact from their mind and body and to become their best self…..

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Emma Petersen, MA

In office – Woodstock
Telehealth – Illinois & Wisconsin

Emma Petersen is a psychotherapist specializing in depression, bereavement, and grief. Her passion is helping others during the most distressing and vulnerable moments in life.

Emma helps others see hope and potential instead of despair and closed doors, and has an uncanny way of shedding light on the most challenging situations.

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Jeanne Browning MS, APRN-BC, AHN-BC, HWNC-BC, HTCP

In office – Crystal Lake
Telehealth – Illinois

Jeanne has been a nurse for over 40 years – practicing in hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, and people’s homes. She has worked in the specialty areas of women’s health, community health, occupational health, musculoskeletal medicine and hospice.

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Stephen Porter, MA

In office coaching – Knoxville
Telehealth counseling – Illinois & Wisconsin
Telehealth coaching – Nationwide

​Stephen Porter takes a solutions-focused approach to helping people both discover who they are, and become who they want to be. With a background in film and theater, a successful 8-year career in corporate recruiting, and a 10-year daily meditation practice, Stephen helps clients with questions of meaning and purpose, and assists in implementing good habits of body, mind, and soul.

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Tracie Rankins, MA, LPC, 200RYT

The journey inward is a personal, emotional, and physical experience that can enhance your life in many ways. Therapy provides an opportunity to discover your true self, and the nature of who you are. We all have experienced bumps in the road that veer us off course, and can cause us to lose sight of our ultimate goals and destination.

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Gabrielle “Bri” Melchert, LPC

In-office visits: Woodstock
Telehealth: Illinois

Gabrielle (Bri) Melchert is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) practicing in IL. Bri graduated with a Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Roosevelt University and has experience working in varied settings, including both out-patient and community environments, with clients of all ages and need levels.

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Tanysha Truax, M.Ed.

In-office visits: Nashville
Telehealth: Tennessee

Tanysha has a Masters Degree in Human Development Counseling with a specialization in Clinical Mental Counseling from Vanderbilt University and is on track to receive licensure in the state of Tennessee. She has experience working in mixed mental health settings from outpatient to community environments and has worked with clients of varied ages and diverse needs.

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Adam KohlanM.MFT

In-office visits: Nashville
Telehealth: Tennessee

Adam has a BBA in Marketing from Belmont University and a Masters Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Lipscomb University. Adam has experience working in multiple mental health settings with clients of various age ranges.

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Antonia Posey

In-office visits: Woodstock
Telehealth: Illinois

TAntonia Posey is a student counselor-in-training, obtaining her masters in Mental Health Counseling at Lakeland University. Antonia uses an integrated approach that focuses on recognizing personal strengths, increasing self-awareness, and tapping into the healing powers of creativity and the unconscious through art.

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