ACMHC

Gayla Perkins

Gayla Perkins, Associate Clinical Mental Health Counselor (ACMHC) has a master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling and is a Nationally Board-Certified Counselor. She has experience working with kids, teens, and adults in a wide variety of issues, including trauma, anxiety, depression, ADHD, DMDD, domestic violence, life transitions, and relationship challenges. She also has experience working with the LGBTQ population. Gayla is licensed to work with domestic violence issues. She utilizes a variety of evidence-based methods, tailored to the client and their situation, including EMDR, play therapy, ACT, and CBT. She has received additional training in EMDR, EMDR/Sandtray Integration, TF-CBT, and domestic violence. She emphasizes mind/body/spirit wellness and recognizes the relationship between the client the therapist as a powerful agent for change.

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Deena Miller
Deena Miller is the backbone of The Journey Counseling Center. Deena works remotely and manages and coordinates contracts, billing accounts payables and receivables, and manages liability and licensing issues. She has worked previously on county mental health boards and has a genuine desire at
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Chet Stevens
CSW
Chet Stevens, Clinical Social Worker (CSW), received his Master of Social Work degree from Utah State University. He has spent most of his professional career focused on child welfare and helping families heal from abuse and neglect. Chet works with individuals, couples, families, and children.
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Adrianna Potts
AMFT
Adrianna Potts, Associate Marriage & Family Therapist (AMFT), received her master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Capella University and has continued her education with courses from Caltech, Emory, and Duke Universities. She is a client-centered therapist, helping couples and families
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