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Our Team

What Type of Therapist is the Best Fit for You?

All therapists ascribe to a particular theoretical model for conceptualizing and treating clients; however, a therapist’s style is unique. Here is a brief snapshot of our therapist’s approach to working with clients.

Kristin Cochran (ages 2 to 16): Kristin’s training and experience using Parent Child Interaction Therapy is a great fit for parents and children who are struggling to overcome behavioral problems at home or school. She uses a person-centered and family systems framework to help children, teens and families overcome a variety of mental health issues.

Deidre Darling-Shea (ages 2 to 9): Diedre’s love for working with children, paired with her experience in family therapy, makes her an ideal therapist for those who want a therapist who can view the child in the context of the larger family system. Her specialty in child-centered play therapy will ensure your child will look forward to their therapy visits.

Ricky Sullivan-Hurt (ages 11- early adulthood)Ricky’s passion and experience working with teens for diverse backgrounds makes him a great fit for a variety of common issues faced by teenagers. He has designation as a substance use disorder professional allowing him to work with a wide range of substance, alcohol, and behavioral addictive behaviors. 

Hayden Calaway (Ages 13 – 18): Hayden’s gentle and compassionate demeanor provides a great vehicle for the more directive approach of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Hayden will make therapy fun and engaging while teaching your child or teen coping skills to manage or eliminate problem behaviors or unwanted intense emotions.

Tiffany Kelly (ages 3 to adulthood): Tiffany’s collaborative approach to therapy paired with her intentional use of evidence-based practices and ongoing efforts to measure client progress is a good fit for those who want a more organized approach to the therapeutic process.

Leah Parker (ages 0 to adulthood): Leah’s uses a client-focused approach that is gentle yet supportive to help kids, parents and adults use strategies or tools to help them better navigate the troubles in their lives. 

Heather Haasl: Heather’s gentle and compassionate demeanor provides a great vehicle for the more directive approach of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. You will come away from each session with new insight and awareness, tasks and homework to take into the week, and skills and strategies to deal with life as it comes.

Charlotte Harrington: Charlotte’s passion for the use of evidence-based practices in treating trauma, struggling relationships and marriages along with her desire to help those who suffer from grief or traumatic grief ensures clients will find healing through the therapy process.

Jenn Joralemon:  Jenn’s introspective and compassionate style driven by an existential-humanistic lens helps clients uncover truths about themselves that have otherwise been hidden. She helps clients get to know themselves on a deeper level. 

Keneesha Lloyd:  Keneesha’s genuine, compassionate and humours style, paired with her training in Emotionally Focused Individual therapy and attachment theory, make her the ideal therapist for someone who doesn’t hide who they are and just wants to be accepted.   

Ben Salzman:  Ben’s easy-going, client-centered demeanor allows clients to truly be themselves without judgement. Ben’s therapeutic style focuses on helping clients get unstuck, build new tools and find happiness that is meaningful to them.

Patty Sonneland: Patty’s compassionate, attuned and natural style is a perfect fit for those who want to feel completely comfortable exploring themselves and their family of origin in an effort to work through current or past trauma or grief. 

Rose Munson: Rose’s authentic, genuine and intuitive approach blended with her passion for mindfulness is perfect for anyone who is concerned about the larger picture, understanding themselves on a deeper level, or are not as interested in list of coping strategies to get through life. 

Tiffany Kelly: Tiffany’s collaborative approach to therapy paired with her intentional use of evidence-based practices and ongoing efforts to measure client progress is a good fit for those who want a more organized approach to the therapeutic process.

Sophia Cleanthous: Sophia’s approach to therapy is collaborative, genuine and client-focused. Sophia strives to be seen as a fellow human being who is both present and wholly focused on the needs, wellbeing and success of her clients.

Emily Wilson: Emily has advanced training and practice working with clients who struggle with intense emotional distress and need active and effective skills to help them feel grounded so they can life a quality life. 

Audra Stillions: Audra is a telehealth therapist that offers couples therapy remotely. Her compassion paired with her ability to set firm boundaries and keep couples on the path towards their goals is a great fit for couples who can get “lost in the weeds” at times.

Leah Parker: Leah’s uses a client-focused approach that is gentle yet supportive to help kids, parents and adults use strategies or tools to help them better navigate the troubles in their lives. 

Laura Alvarez: Laura connects with her clients through an easy-to-talk-to demeanor that helps clients get out of their shell. She incorporates mindfulness and other practices to help clients be more at peace.

Matt Kinder: Matt connects with his client with genuine unconditional regard and appreciation for the struggles his clients face. Those who want to explore themselves on a deeper level will find Matt’s style and method of therapy thought-provoking and meaningful.

Nichole Warner: Nichole’s easy-to-talk to personality, paired with her deep passion and interest in working with individuals who have experienced childhood physical, sexual or emotional abuse or adults who have been in domestically violent relationships makes her the perfect therapist for those looking to finally heal these wounds. 

Charlotte Harrington: Charlotte’s passion for the use of evidence-based practices in treating trauma, struggling relationships and marriages along with her desire to help those who suffer from grief or traumatic grief ensures clients will find healing through the therapy process.

Keneesha Lloyd:  Keneesha’s genuine, compassionate and humours style, paired with her training in Emotionally Focused Couple therapy, make her the ideal therapist for couples who have lost their way and cannot seem to reconnect, want the help of a therapist to identify a couple’s strengths, need to feel safe and secure to experience the wide range of emotions. 

Audra Stillions: Audra is a telehealth therapist that offers couples therapy remotely. Her compassion paired with her ability to set firm boundaries and keep couples on the path towards their goals is a great fit for couples who can get “lost in the weeds” at times.

Our Graduate Interns provide their services for $35-75 per session.

Kelsey Bourn (ages 3- adulthood): Kelsey is a master degree candidate at Gonzaga University. She is completing her clinical internship at Center for Solace. Her area of clinical interest includes working with children and adolescents through adults who struggle with a variety of adjustments and life stressors. 

Paige Orendor (Children – Adults): Paige is a masters degree candidate working towards a degree in Marriage and Family Therapy at Whitworth University. Paige is trained to work with individuals, couples and families. 

Pete Urias (adults): Pete is a masters degree candidate at Eastern Washington University and finishing his clinical hours before graduating in 2023. Pete enjoys working with adults who struggle with negative self-concepts of shame and hopelessness (often in relation to trauma).

Sienna Henson (Adults & Couples): Sienna is a masters degree candidate working towards a degree in Marriage and Family Therapy at Whitworth University. Sienna works with families and couples experiencing ideological difference in their family. She also works with Adolescents part of the LGBTQ+ Community. 

Emily deTar Gilmartin (Adults & Couples): Emily’s interest in working with individuals, couples and families along with helping her clients build or re-building secure attachments and heal from past attachment traumas makes her a great therapist for someone looking to reconnect with those in their lives.

Uniq Metcalfe (Children and Adults): Uniq enjoys working with children and adolescents who are struggling with a number of common concerns from anxiety through depression. Uniq takes special care to develop a trusting relationship with your child or teen and work with them to find solutions to improve what gets in their way.