Our Counselors

Glenda Atkins, MA, LPC has years of experience working with children, adults, and families. Glenda uses a positive approach and unconditional presence to help deal with feelings and find answers for desired change. Her expertise in cognitive behavioral, depth, psychodynamic, and systems therapies, provides flexibility to use methods that fit each individual. Glenda has experience working with trauma, chronic and terminal illness, depression anxiety, stress, parenting, relationships and life transitions.

Mary Bonds, LCSW  works with children, adolescents, adults and families.  She has over 30 years of experience working with adults, adolescents and children with post-traumatic stress disorder, depression and abandonment issues.  She works with individuals, couples and seniors to resolve issues and live fuller lives.

Jenni Carter, LCSW  has over 25 years of experience working with children, adolescents, adults and families.  She works with individuals, adults and families. She uses a psychodynamic approach along with cognitive behavioral therapy, play and mindfulness strategies to work with trauma, attachment, loss, anxiety and depression. Jenni is skilled at looking beyond behavior and works to help incorporate life experiences into an integrated and balanced self-perception.

Taranum Chaudry, Ph.D., LMFT  has a Doctorate in Marriage and Family Therapy with almost 25 years of experience working with adults, couples and families. She is experienced in treating a wide range of clinical issues. These include relationship problems, extramarital affairs, blended families and parenting issues. Other areas include depression, anxiety, ADHD, eating disorders, trauma, abuse and life transition problems.

Xan DeCambra, MA, LMFT has many years of experience working in the mental health field. This experience includes working with children, adolescents and adults. Xan is culturally sensitive and relies heavily on family systems theories to treat anxiety, depression, mood disorders, trauma, life transitions and abandonment issues. 
Molly Dinsdale, MA, LPC, Co-Director works with children, adolescents, and adults, in family, couple, and individual therapy.  In addition to working with issues of adulthood, family life, and relationships for over 20 years,  Molly has expertise in adult and child divorce issues, blended families, the effects of disabilities on families, and work with child, adolescent, and adult victims of trauma or abuse, and eating disorders.

David Dougher, LCSW, Co-Director Clinical Supervisor, has extensive experience in treatment of children and adolescents, and is also in private practice in Corvallis.  He has worked with adults, couples, children, and adolescents in individual, family and group therapy for over 25 years.  David's approach combines systems theory and psychodynamics, while integrating developmental concerns. He also sees individual adults with trauma, mood disorders and anxiety.

Dana Gamallo, LCSW  has years of experience working with adolescents, adults and families in a variety of clinical settings. Dana treats many issues including anxiety, depression, parenting challenges, negative self-image, relationship problems, and trauma using a nurturing, strengths-based approach. During treatment Dana's goal is to help uncover each individual's inner resilience so they are able to understand their own thought processes and feel in control of their behaviors. Dana strongly believes that the relationship between therapist and client can lead to lasting positive change. 

Gloria Hall, MA, LPC works with children, adolescents, adults and couples. She uses a non-directive, client-centered approach as well as psychodynamic and cognitive behavioral theories to treat such issues as mood disorders, childhood abuse, PTSD, relationship difficulties, and self-identity. She also offers the option of a faith-based approach to counseling.

Alma Nechi-Garibay, MSW, LCSW has experience in providing therapy to children, adolescents, families and adults. She has experience using EMDR, CBT and DBT to treat trauma, anxiety and depression.  Alma is also bilingual and a bicultural therapist who speaks fluent spanish.

Mark Walker, MS, LPC, NCC  has over 20 years of experience providing therapy to individuals, couples and families. Mark has experience treating depression, anxiety, trauma, and addictions. Mark employs an eclectic approach using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.

Joan Williamson, MA, LPC  works with adults as individuals and couples to address such concerns as relationship difficulties, transitions and losses, grief, childhood abuse, trauma, depression, anxiety, the full range of eating disorders, and self-esteem problems.  She has over 30 years of experience.  She also works with teens struggling with depression, anxiety, eating disorders, negative body/self-image and related developmental issues.