Kylee S. Tuls, PhD, LMHC
Kylee has been educated and worked in the field of mental health for over twenty years. Kylee began her studies at Hope College in Holland, Michigan with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. From her undergraduate studies, Kylee completed her Master of Arts degree in Rehabilitation & Mental Health Counseling from the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida and continued on to receive a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Curriculum & Instruction with an emphasis in Counselor Education from the University of South Florida. Her dissertation work was titled, “Parent Response to Adolescent Self-Injurious Behavior: A Collective Case Study”. Kylee has worked in a variety of mental health areas including community mental health with children and adults, substance abuse, domestic violence, school counseling, and child & adolescent psychiatric residential treatment.
Kylee has an intense passion for helping and working with children, adolescents, individuals, and families who are dealing with mental health issues and life situations that present struggles and challenges. Her clinical specialties include child & adolescent mental health, self-injurious behaviors, trauma work, serious emotional & behavioral issues, mood disorders (depression, bipolar, anxiety), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Clinical Supervision for Registered Interns. Kylee is offers appointments Mondays through Thursdays.
Ginger Talerico, MA, LMHC
Ginger is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor working in the mental health field since 2001. Ginger completed her undergraduate studies at the University of South Florida in Sarasota, Florida earning a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. She went on to obtain her Master of Arts in Mental Health Counseling at Argosy University in Sarasota, Florida.
Ginger employs Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) to help clients take control of their thoughts and feelings to reduce and manage anxiety, depression, fear, and distress. She is passionate about working with school-age children, teens, and their families, effectively addressing child and teen emotional-behavioral disturbances, and offering supportive counseling to parents facing challenges using a family-systems approach. Other specialties include: stress and anxiety reduction, treatment of panic attacks, depression and mood disorders, support to reach career and personal goals, trauma resolution, grief and loss, and conflict resolution. For those seeking a Christian counselor, Ginger is adept at incorporating spirituality into treatment. Ginger is a Qualified Supervisor, offering clinical supervision to Registered Interns seeking licensure in the State of Florida. Ginger is available to see clients Monday through Thursday.
Jennifer Gallagher, MA, LMHC
Jennifer Gallagher is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and has been working in the mental health field for over 20 years. Jennifer completed her undergraduate studies at Eastern Illinois University majoring in psychology and received a Master of Arts degree in Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling from the University of South Florida. Jennifer has experience working with adults, adolescents, children, couples and families and uses a combination of cognitive behavioral techniques (CBT) and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) to help those she works with reach their goals. Jennifer also has experience working with people who have experienced trauma and is trained in EMDR trauma resolution therapy. Jennifer is available on Monday and Wednesday evenings, and Saturday mornings for appointments.
Lavonna Gregory, MA, Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern
Lavonna brings more than 9 years experience working in the social services field to the Envision Team. A graduate of Webster University with her Master of Arts in Mental Health Counseling in 2014, she currently counsels adolescents, adults, and families at our practice location in the evenings, while working as a full-time school counselor in our community. Lavonna is skillful in bridging the gap and reaching teens and young adults, engaging them in critical thinking to change their thoughts and behaviors to improve well-being and functioning in academic, workplace, and home environments. She works with adults seeking treatment for depression and anxiety issues, interpersonal relationship struggles, parenting support, self-esteem and self-image issues, and personal improvement. Lavonna is available during afternoon and evening hours on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, and on Saturday mornings.
Chima Hope-Lubin, MA, LMFT
Chima Lubin, MA, is a Licensed and Marriage Family Therapist and Certified Clinical Trauma Professional who specializes in providing trauma therapy to adolescents, young adults and families. She graduated from Binghamton University with a Bachelor's Degree in Human Development and a Master's Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Argosy University. She has worked with children, adolescents and families for over eight years as an in-home therapist, outpatient and inpatient, and as a Clinical Director in a detention center for over three years. Chima works with young teens to enhance self-worth, parent-child relationships, depression, trauma and other emotional issues. She assists adolescents and families with upsetting life experiences to self-regulate and build healthy coping skills. I also assist adolescents, teens and families overcome life's challenges such as neglect, depression, trauma, work/career issues, grief/loss, relational and/or interpersonal or emotional issues. Chima has appointments available on Monday and Tuesday during the daytime and evening.