MEET OUR CLINICIANS
Laura G. Ashley, LCSW-C
Laura brings nearly 25 years of experience in the mental health field. She earned her graduate degree in Social Work from East Carolina University. She uses a variety of modalities to assist individuals on their journey towards health, happiness and fulfillment in their lives. She provides individual, couples and group therapy.
June L. Becker, LCSW-C, ACHt
Having earned her Advanced Social Work Degree from Syracuse University, June is certified as an Advanced Clinical Hypnotherapist and is also trained in EMDR. She utilizes many holistic modalities in her work with adults, children, couples and families. She is a Doctoral Student in Transpersonal Psychology at the Wellness Institute Graduate School in Issaquah Washington.
We are pleased to announce that our new additional space in Suite #101 (Journeys TOO) gives us the ability to increase the number of Clinicians available to provide therapy and other services to Southern Maryland. We would like to introduce you to:
RITA BLYLER, LCPC, LCADC, NCC
We welcome Rita Blyler, who is now accepting new clients. Please visit her website at:
for details on her areas of expertise or call her at (240) 466-2034
JULIE CAPIZZI, LGPC
Julie is a licensed Master’s level professional counselor and provides professional counseling/therapy services to individuals of all ages, couples and families. She can assist those dealing with the following:
Communication and conflict resolution;
Physical, emotional, and/or sexual abuse and neglect;
A loved one’s substance abuse;
Recovery from substance abuse;
And much more.
She has been working in the mental health and community resource field for over 10 years.Julie received her Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from Bowie State University and her undergraduate degree in Psychology from the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC).
She utilizes research based theories and techniques and applies counseling principles and methods in the diagnosis, prevention, treatment, and amelioration of psychological problems, emotional conditions, and/or mental conditions of individuals and groups. In addition to her education and formal training,her personal life experiences and sincere compassion for people, has provided her with the ability to display genuine empathy and concern for client’s well-being and a non-biased, non-judgmental view of their lives.
She is accepting referrals from community resources and by self-referral. She is currently accepting self-paid clients.
If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact her via phone at (240) 466-1816 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
DARLENA AUSTIN, LCSW-C
Darlena is a graduate of Catholic University with a focus in Clinical Social Work and Social Justice. With over 20 years of human service experience in child development, mental health, and child welfare, Darlena utilizes a strength based perspective to assist clients as they navigate set backs to achieve goals. Darlena's philosophy of practice is "creating the life you desire begins with one change". She is a certified Financial Social Worker, utilizing psycho-education and a behavioral approach to help clients gain desired money outcomes. Darlena is accepting new clients for individual, couples, and family therapy, as well as, the financial social work group. You may reach Darlena at 301-778-4127 or email@example.com
JAIME B. JONES, MSW, LGSW
I am a licensed social worker who provides professional counseling/therapy services to individuals, couples, and families. I have been working in the human services field for over 16 years in various roles and capacities, and I have been working in the mental health field for over eight years.
I received my Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from Florida State University and my Master’s Degree in Social Work from Salisbury University.
I utilize an integrative and holistic approach when providing therapy that incorporates mindfulness, humanistic psychology, and cognitive-behavioral therapy.
I honestly believe that the most important aspect to a successful therapeutic relationship is the connection between the client and the therapist. I am compassionate, empathetic, and genuine. I am truly passionate about the work that I do and I am motivated to help others learn about themselves and grow.
Phone number: 240-466-1499 or Email: MindfulBeginningsLLC@gmail.com
CAITLIN SULLIVAN, MSW, LGSW
Contace Caitie at 424-247-6989
MATT WILLETT, MSW, LGSW, Shamballa Master Energy Healer
Matt Willett offers an eclectic blend of psychotherapy that involves goal-oriented Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness Training, and Guided Imagery to access and heal traumas. This eclectic blend fosters access to the healing powers of body, mind, and spirit.
I practiced energy healing and acupressure before deciding to become a psychotherapist. I have received a Highest Yoga Tantra empowerment by a Tibetan Lama, and a Master Energy Healer empowerment. I have been meditating, doing self-hypnosis, and Gi Gong practices for twenty years.
I would like to use my compassionate heart, my capacity of introspection, and my logical abilities to help you live to your highest potential. I cannot wait to meet you. The sacred in me acknowledges the sacred within you. You can reach me at (240) 466-1997
YOGA AT JOURNEYS
Registered Yoga Teacher with Yoga Alliance
Certified in Prenatal Yoga and Yoga Nidra
Yoga means union or to yoke. Yoga is a practice for anyone and everyone. Alice states: "For me, yoga was a way to find balance and stability in my life. Yoga is much more than the practice of asanas. There are many ways to use what we learn on our mat and take them with us out into our daily life. My purpose is to provide a basic understanding of yoga postures, breathing and meditation techniques which cultivate creativity, health and feelings of well-being."
Purpose - To provide a basic understanding of yoga postures and breathing techniques which cultivate creativity, health and well being.
-Provide a yoga program to enhance flexibility, strength and mental well being.
Class content - centering meditation, warm up asanas, yoga postures, breath work and relaxation techniques
Yoga is a widely accepted complementary service in the area of health maintenance and prevention that is restorative in nature. This class offers a program that contributes to the physical and emotional well being of the participants through the use of yoga postures and mediation techniques.
Yoga classes are held in Suite #101 Group room on Tuesdays from 6:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m. Please call the main Journeys number (301) 884-4225 to register or to get more information.
ANOTHER EXCITING OFFERING AT JOURNEYS
Divine Dimensions Psychic Medium Readings and Energy Healing Services
Theresa is a Certified Psychic Medium, Reiki Practitioner and Master of the Ancient Mayan Healing Art Ira’ku. She offers Mediumship and Intuitive Guidance readings, Reiki healing sessions for both people and animals, Mayan Ira’ku healing sessions and more.
For more information you can visit her website at www.divinedimensions.biz, or by calling Theresa directly at 240-466-4441.
Theresa says, “My focus and most heartfelt hope is to bring forth awareness and healing, utilizing my gifts through love, and to teach others to open up to their own spiritual potential.”