Counseling Staff

Executive Director
Destiny Champion, MA
LMFT – MFC 39699
(805) 669-8846

Brent Pilegard, MS
LMFT
(559) 301-6877

Specialities:
EMDR

Jill Schwartz, MA
LMFT – MFC 98910
(805) 856-6415

Specialities:
Food, Christian, CT, Anxiety, Depression, & PTSD

Melinda Meeks, MS
LMFT MFC 50537
(805) 758-3686

Specialities:
Anxiety, Depression, Grief and Loss, Spirituality, Disabilities, Chronic Pain, Conflict Resolution for Couples, and Forgiveness of Self and Others

Tessa Magill, MS
LMFT – MFC 98868
(805) 918-6115

Specialities:
Kids & Teens

Joseph Clark, Ph.D
Registered Associate MFT
AMFT 91499
(805) 758-8019

Specialities:
Solution-Oriented Therapy, Hypnosis, Internal Family Systems, Life Transitions & Life Coaching

Shannon Huckestein, MA
Registered Associate MFT
AMFT 80960
805-320-0313

Specialities:
Parenting, Food, Image, & Yoga Therapy

Tamara Nerdrum, MA
Registered Associate MFT
AMFT 80675
(805) 657-1818

Specialities:
Music, Neurobio & Grief

Angela Medina, MS
Registered Associate MFT
AMFT 91119
(805) 200-6361

Specialities: 
Trauma Based Issues, Substance Abuse, Depression, Anxiety and, Grief and Loss

Luciane de Greef, MS
Registered Associate MFT
AMFT 106384
(805) 322-8054

Specialities:
Adolescents, Young Adults, LGBTQ+ Community, Depression, Anxiety, Trauma, Relationships and Family Conflict Issues

Keith Persico, MA
Registered Associate MFT
AMFT 105210
keith@persico.net

Specialities:
Individual, Couples and Family Therapy

Chloe Zessin, MS
Registered Associate MFT
AMFT 109481
(805) 205-3428

Specialities:
Anxiety, Depression, Grief, LGBTQ+, Play Therapy, Teens, and Women’s Issues.

Casey Wilson, MA
Registered Associate MFT
AMFT 113298
(805) 232-3490

Specialities:
Addiction, Depression, Anxiety, Relationship Issues, Dual Diagnosis, Family Conflict, and Life Transitions.

Deana Medina, MA
Registered Associate MFT
AMFT 113029
(805) 284-1536

Specialities:
Anxiety, PTSD, Stress, Trauma, Family Conflict & Behavioral Issues