Our Friendly Staff

Administrative Staff

David Schroll, MS, LPC-S, LSOTP

Executive Director

Marriage & Family, Adolescents, Depression, PTSD, Anxiety, Sexual Abuse Victims/Offenders, Board Approved Supervisor for LPC’s

Patricia Zapata

Director of Operations / Accountant / Executive Assistant

Tara Wharton

Administrative Office Manager

Janna Delgado

Statistics/PR Specialist

Laurie Martinez

Office Assistant - II

Valerie Chavez

Office Assistant - l

Carla Taylor

Office Assistant

Kingsville Office

Therapy Staff

Kristi Phillips, MA, LMFT-S

Director of Clinical Programs

Couples, Families, Children/Adolescents, Trauma, Anxiety, Depression, Behavior Issues, Parenting, Crime Victims, Critical Incident Debriefing, Board Approved Supervisor for LMFTA’s

Doris Alvarez, LCSW

Women’s Issues, Domestic Violence, Trauma, EMDR, Bilingual

Mary Alvarez, MS, LPC, ASOTP under supervision of Peg Braswell, MS, LPC-S, LSOTP-S

Trauma, Senior Program, Sex Offender Treatment, Anxiety, Family

Peg Braswell, MS, LPC-S, LSOTP-S

Marriage & Family, Divorce Adjustment, Women's Issues, Anxiety, Depression, Sex Offender Treatment, Board Approved Supervisor for LPC's and LSOTP's

Tracy Bru, MS, LPC-S

Individuals, Couples, Family, Adolescents, Geriatric, Depression, Anxiety, Parenting, Divorce Issues, Crime Victims, Employment issues

Kingsville Office

Gracia Cooley

Senior Services Facilitator

Molly Donohue, M.Ed., LPC

ADHD, adjustment disorder, anxiety, bereavement, bipolar disorder, conduct disorder, major depression, dysthymia, LGBTQ, Parent-Child Relational problems, Partner Relational problems, PTSD, Sexual or physical abuse of adult or child.

Victor Garcia, MA, MS, LPC, LMFT- ASSOCIATE under supervision of Kristi Phillips, MA, LMFT-S

couples and family, children and adolescents, trauma, grief and loss, anger and aggression, anxiety, depression, LGBT and human sexuality, addiction, mindfulness, positive parenting

Maria Graciano, MS, LPC-S, RPT-S

Play Therapy Supervisor

Individual, Marriage and Family, Couples Therapy, Children and Adolescents, Immigration Issues, Anxiety, Depression, Trauma, Play Therapy, Critical Incident Debriefing Provides bilingual services.

Danea Mickey, MS, LPC, RPT, ASOTP under supervision of Peg Braswell, MS, LPC-S, LSOTP-S

Children, Play Therapy, Trauma, Sex Offender Treatment, Families, Couples, Critical Incident Debriefing

Aransas Pass Office

Aurora Ortiz, LCSW, LMFT

Trauma, Employment Issues, Marriage and Family Issues, Divorce Adjustment Grief/Loss. Provides bilingual services.

Claudia Pichardo, MSSW, LCSW

Individual, Marriage and Family, Adolescents, Trauma, Women's issues, Depression, Domestic Violence, Immigration issues. Provides bilingual services.

Laura Robbins, MS, LPC


CBT, individuals, couples, family, adolescents, adjustment disorders, and mood disorders.

Mark Hendrix MS, LPC-Intern under supervision of David Schroll MS, LPC-S, LSOTP

Markaye Calkins

Groups - Nueces County Juvenile Justice Center and Kleberg - Kenedy County Juvenile Justice Center

Crime Victim Services Staff

John Ramirez

Program Manager

Hannah Monroe

Victim Advocate / Volunteer Coordinator