Our Clinical Team drives the care in our vital programs. Each is deeply invested in our mission to deliver accessible mental health care that strengthens communities and nurture restorative-minded clinicians toward licensure. Each contributes feedback on performance and sustainable process within this practice, and we are grateful to have capasity because of their gifts. 

Tiffany Dzioba, PsyD

Evidence-based Therapy | Mindfulness |Trauma-Focused CBT

DBT |Solution-Focused | LGBTQ+ Affirmative | Motivational Interviewing

In her15 years of clinical experience, Tiffany has opened, developed, and grown inpatient and residential treatment programs for mental health and addiction; including clinical supervision, program oversight, curriculum development, and executive leadership.

"I created a spiritually-integrated model of supervision (The SIS Model) for therapists to effectively assess for and integrate interventions that address spiritual worldviews."

Tiffany has been a member of this training program since 2015 and is an instrumental participant in our organizational development.

Yisraela Ketterman, LMFT

Certified in Attachment-Focused EMDR | Somatic Therapist
LGBTQ+ Affirmative | AACAST Couple and Sex Therapist | Certified Life Coach

Yisraela has been practicing in private practice as a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist for the past 11 years and is passionate about making the world a better place. She is also President of Character Champions Behavioral Health & Wellness.

 

"I am committed to building Compassionate Communities one HEART at a time"

Yisraela has been a member of this training program since 2016 and is an instrumental participant in our organizational development.

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Maxine M. Hughes, LMFT

Certified CST-C Sex Therapist | Somatic Therapist | LGBTQ+ Affirmative

Maxine is deeply committed to Queer and Women of Color issues and offers support groups for both populations. She has 11 years of clinical experience including residential and outpatient settings. She is co-founder of Life and Sex Therapy Center.

 

"My intention is to support self-confidence, we deserve

to be grounded, connected and empowered"

Maxine has been a member of this training program since 2019 and is an instrumental participant in our organizational development.

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Denise M. Williams, LMFT

Denise has 8 years of clinical practice and more than 20 years of social activism in support of BIPOC, LGBTQ, HIV+, and marginalized communities including multi-cultural women. She is the Founder and ED of Well-Play Counseling & Wellbeing Center that expands access to mental health and whole-body wellness.

 

"As a WOC who has experienced depression, I am certain clinical support

helps us become the best version of ourselves that we can be "

Denise has been a member of this training program since 2021 and is an instrumental participant in our organizational development.

EMDR Practitioner | Founder & ED | LGBTQ+ Affirmative

 Trauma-Focused | Psychodynamic | Mindfulness Community Educator

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Maral Malekian, LMFT

Solution Focused Therapy | LGBTQ+ Affirmative

 Trauma-Focused CBT| Mindfulness Educator

Maral has 14 years of clinical practice and is passionate about mindfulness practice as a cornerstone to lasting change.  Her passion is to help people find their inner selves, resolve emotional conflicts, and improve their quality of life as well as interpersonal functions.

  

"I recognize the importance of emotional safety and offer a

safe therapeutic experience to help with unresolved stressors."

Maral has been a member of this training program since 2021 and is an instrumental participant in our organizational development.

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Naomi Jackson, LMFT

Mindfulness | Certified EMDR Practioner | Traum Informed

CBT & Solution Focused | LGBTQ+ Affirmative

Naomi has been practicing in private practice as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist for the past seven years. She is committed to providing support for BIPOC women, individuals from marginalized communities, and Veterans. 

 

"I help BIPOC women heal by understanding

how racial trauma is impacting their lives."

Naomi has been a member of this training program since 2021 and is an instrumental participant in our organizational development.