Meet our therapists
We are educated and experienced therapists with a passion for what we do.
Our team at Drishti Bend brings a wealth of specialties and extensive training to each session. We are constantly learning and staying up to date in our training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Mindfulness, Motivational Interviewing (MI), Solution Focused Brief Therapy, Stress Management, and substance use treatment to support you in moving towards your best life.
LISA ROSEN, MSW, LCSW, MAC, CADC III
Lisa works with adults and couples to collaboratively problem solve life stressors and transitions to support them to heal and feel better. In addition, she maintains a niche practice of working with adults with co-occurring disorders. Lisa cares about her clients and is a strong advocate. She primarily utilizes the Gottman Method, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) to support them. She has advanced training in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and is Gottman Level 1 trained.
Specialties: Co-occurring Disorders, System Involved Individuals
Moira is the Clinical Director at Drishti and also carries a specialized caseload in working with adults struggling with anxiety and trauma to find their strength within to manage life stressors and improve their quality of life. Through mindfulness, genuine empathy, and true concern for the well-being of others, Moira focuses on her client's strengths to empower and support them. She has advanced training in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). Moira meaningfully connects with her clients and has extensive experiences in working with individuals with co-occurring disorders. Moira is also the Clinical Director at Drishti.
Specialties: Trauma, Life Transitions
HANNAH CUNIFF, MSW, LCSW, CADC
Hannah particularly enjoys working with moms and the field of maternal mental health. She is experienced in working with adults to support them in managing daily stressors, life changes, and trauma history. Hannah has advanced training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and extensive experience working with individuals struggling with addiction.
Specialties: Maternal Mental Health, Trauma
DANIEL GAXIOLA, MA, LPC-A, CADC
Danny specializes in working with children and adolescents to improve communication and build skills to make life easier. He has advanced training in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). He also utilized Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) to work with families and adults to make positive changes in their daily lives.
Specialties: Children/Adolescents, EMDR
BECKY OVERSON, MSW, CSWA
Becky works with individuals of all ages and believes play can help process and release trauma no matter how old they are chronologically. She focuses on helping people find the "ah-ha" moment of why they are stuck repeating the same unhelpful behaviors to move through those barriers. Becky is trained in a number of modalities including Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and Play Therapy. Becky also holds an additional certification in providing holistic health interventions.
KARI HALVORSON, MS, LPC, CADC
Kari works with adults and young adults who struggle with anxiety, relationship issues, and trauma to support them to build upon their strengths to feel better. She also works with couples to learn healthful dynamics. She has advanced training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and mindfulness. Kari is also trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR).
Specialties: Anxiety, Relationships, Trauma
ALISON PLEIMAN, MSW, CSWA
Ali works with adolescents and adults to support her clients in building skills to manage daily stressors so they can feel and function better in their daily lives. Ali also works with families to support communication and problem solving. She has advanced training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and Motivational Interviewing (MI).
Specialties: LGBTQ+, Teens and Young
JESS MARCEV, MSW, LCSW, CADC
Jess works with children, teens, adults, families, and couples and has experience working with a variety of topics including anxiety, depression, grief, trauma, family conflict, relationship struggles, addiction, and identity work.
Jess utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Trauma-Focused CBT, Motivational Interviewing, expressive therapies, somatic (body-based) techniques, collaborative problem-solving techniques, and trauma-sensitive yoga.
Specialties: Children, Teens and Young Adults, Couples
BECCA KLASSY, MSW, CSWA, CADC
ANGELICA NELSON, MA, LPC-A, CADC
Angelica works with adults and couples to support her clients to improve their quality of life. She builds strong therapeutic relationships with her clients through genuine care and unconditional positive regard.
Angelica is Gottman Level 1 Certified to support couples to improve the quality of their relationships through connection and communication. She also has additional training and years of experience in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Somatic Experiencing, and Motivational Interviewing (MI), which she incorporates to further support client wellness. Angelica is also trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR).
Specialties: Adults, Couples
Becca specializes in working children, teens, and young adults to manage symptoms and improve outlook, experience and quality of life. She builds collaborative relationships with her clients and their families and is an advocate and support of their journey.
Becca utilizes an eclectic approach to meet her clients' needs and has additional training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Motivational Interviewing and also has prior experience as an equine therapist.
Specialties: Teens and Young Adults
ILANA SILVER, MSW, CSWA
Ilana specializes in working with adults and young adults as they navigate their way through grief and loss, as well as other challenging life experiences. With a calm, empathetic presence and emphasis on collaboration, Ilana seeks to aid clients in their meaning-making process.
Specialties: Adults and Young Adults, Grief and Loss
Stefanie's background is in trauma-informed care. She is emphatically client led, as she feels deep down we all truly know what is best for ourselves. She uses her training to assist clients to find their own answers. Stefanie's passion is to work with clients processing trauma and assisting people through PTSD. She also enjoys supporting people through depression, anxiety, and life changes. She has worked with survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, human trafficking, and stalking. Stefanie has also worked with military families and understand that unique dynamic. She supports all genders and sexual orientations.
STEFANIE BRENNEN, MSW
LOREN ASH, MA, LPC-A
ASHLEY JOHNSON, MS, LPC-A
Loren has been working in the field for four years and is very grateful to be part of this profession. Her approach to therapy is to provide a safe space in which clients can explore their emotions, thoughts, and experiences. Loren strives to create a space of non-judgment and unconditional support where clients can be their authentic selves. She is also experienced in utilizing mindfulness and somatic based treatments in my practice.
Ash specializes in working with children, teens, adults, families, and couples. She has training in trauma and how it manifests in various aspects of interpersonal and external relationships. Ash values therapeutic rapport through honesty, collaboration, grounding, openness, and humor. Sometimes you need to cry, and sometimes you need to laugh – all of it and everything in-between are perfectly okay- Ash will meet you where you are.