About Out Team

At Carole & Ronald Krist Samaritan Counseling Center, our focus is you.

All of our clinical staff are licensed in The State of Texas and are held to the highest of ethical standards. In addition to anxiety, depression, and stress management, each of our staff have specialized training in specific areas.

Here, you are likely to find someone who is able to meet your individual needs.

Clinical Leadership Team

Kelley M. Williams, PsyD, LP

Credentials

Clinical Director
Licensed Psychologist

Specializations

Early Childhood, Child, Adolescent, & Family Therapy

Psychological Testing
Behavioral Assessment and Consultation
Clinical Supervision
Autism Spectrum Disorder, Developmental Concerns, Behavioral Concerns, ADHD, Social Skills, Parenting

Clinical Coordinator

Amy Lord, LCSW

 

Clinical Coordinator
Licensed Clinical Social Worker

 

Child, Adolescent, Adult, & Family Therapy
Clinical Supervision
Bipolar Disorders, ADHD, Trauma/PTSD, Divorce,
Blended Families


Psychologists

Arthur Ojionuka, MS, ThD

 

Psychology Intern

 

Child, Adolescent, Adult, Family, and Couples Therapy
Psychological Testing
Bipolar Disorders, ADHD, Trauma, Addiction

 

Athena Patelis, PhD, LP


Licensed Psychologist

 

Late Adolescence, Adult, and Family Therapy
Psychological Testing
Clinical Supervision
Bipolar Disorders, ADHD, Mother/Daughter Issues, Geriatric/Aging Issues, Grief, Cross-Cultural Family Issues, Faith/Spirituality Issues

Jacklin Tawadrous, PhD, LP

Licensed Psychologist

Child, Adolescent, Adult, and Couples Therapy
Psychological Testing - Gifted and Talented
Clinical Supervision
Postpartum Depression and Anxiety, ADHD, Parenting, Challenging Life Transitions

Holly Teitsma, PhD, LP

Licensed Psychologist

Adult and Couples Therapy
Psychological Testing - Bariatric Surgery
Clergy Support and Development
Clinical Supervision
Bipolar Disorders, ADHD, Trauma/PTSD, Grief, Faith/Spirituality Issues, Relationship Issues, Sexual Minority Issues, Career Development, Challenging Life Transitions

Carolina Thompson, PsyD, PLP

Psychology Intern

Adolescent and Adult Therapy
Psychological Testing
Bipolar Disorders, ADHD, Faith/Spirituality Issues


Counselors

Jinan Amra, MS, LMFT

 

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

 

Child, Adolescent, Adult, Couples, and Family Therapy
Behavioral Concerns, Grief, Family Conflict
Trilingual / Spanish and Arabic

Samiha Boutros, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Adult, Family, and Couples Therapy
OCD, Bipolar Disorders, ADHD, Trauma/PTSD,
Geriatric/Aging Issues

Jacqui Bozeman, BA

Counseling Student

Child, Adolescent, Adult, Family, and Couples Therapy
Autism, Developmental Disabilities, ADHD, Social Skills, Trauma/PTSD, Bipolar Disorders, Sexual Minorities, High Conflict Couples

Susan Painter Briggs, MA, LPC-S, LMFT-S

Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Adolescent, Adult, and Couples Therapy
Clinical Supervision
EMDR
Relationship Issues, Trauma/PTSD, Phobias


Olga Flores Chen, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Adolescent, Adult, and Couples Therapy
Early Childhood, Child, Adolescent, Adult, Family, and Couples Therapy
Physical and Sexual Abuse, Trauma/PTSD, Codependency, Behavioral Concerns,
Grief, Challenging Life Transitions
Bilingual / Spanish

Allen Jenkins, MA, LPC, LCDC-I

Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Chemical Dependency Counseling Intern

Adolescent, Adult, and Couples Therapy
Child, Adolescent, and Adult Therapy
Clinical Supervision
Grief, Substance Abuse, Relationship Issues, Sexual Minority Issues, Faith/Spirituality Issues

Kadija Moon, BS

Counseling Student

Child, Adolescent, Adult, Family, and Couples Therapy
Military families

Daniel Perez-Majul, M.Ed., LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Adolescent, Adult, and Family Therapy, Geriatric/Aging Issues, Grief, ADHD, Bilingual / Spanish

Aaron Simpson, M.Div., MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Adolescent, Adult, and Couples Therapy
OCD, ADHD, Personality Disorder, Relationship
Issues, Faith/Spirituality Issues, Challenging Life Transitions

Malitta Taylor, PhD, LPC-S

Licensed Professional Counselor

Child, Adolescent, Adult, Family, and Couples Therapy
Clinical Supervision
Bipolar Disorders, Schizophrenia

 

Caitlin Tilley-Herrell, BS

 

 


Marriage and Family Therapy


Child, Adolescent, Family, and Couples Therapy
Anger Management, Grief, Faith/Spirituality Issues

 

Veronica Vallone, MA, LMFT-A

 

Marriage and Family Therapy Intern

 

Child, Adolescent, Adult, Family, and Couples Therapy
Trauma/PTSD, Sexual Abuse, Grief, Couple/Family Conflict
Bilingual / Spanish

 

Liz West, PhD, LPC, NCC, CCBT, CART

 

Licensed Professional Counselor

 

Adult, Family, and Couples Therapy
Anger Management, Grief, Faith/Spirituality Issues

 

Lauren Wood, LCSW

 

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

 

Child, Adolescent, Adult, and Family Therapy
Medical Social Work, Bipolar Disorders, Grief


 

Mediators

Corinna Collins, MA, CART, LPC-I

 

Counseling Intern & Family Mediator

 

Certified Family, Divorce, and Reconciliation Mediator
Parenting, High Conflict Couples, Conflict Resolution, Anger Management, Addiction
Bilingual / Spanish


 

Speech Therapists

Suzy McCusker, MA, CCC-SLP

 

Speech Language Pathologist

 

Children and Adolescent Speech Language Therapy
Articulation, Voice, Fluency, Language and AAC,
Early Intervention, Social Skills


 

Education Specialist

Yolanda Gray, M.Ed.

 

Educational Diagnostician

 

Educational Testing
Academic Tutoring

 

Julie Yaxley, MA


Certified Irlen and Dyslexia Specialist

Irlen Screening, Diagnostics, and Filters
Educational Testing,
Academic Tutoring


 

Massage Therapist

Veronica Camarillo, MMT

 

Licensed Massage Therapist

 

Relaxation, Swedish, Neuromuscular/Trigger Point Therapy,
PNF Stretching, Myofascial Release