Meet our Staff

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Darlene Davis, MA LMFT, LPCC,

Founder and Executive Director

Licensed Marriage Family Therapist #40875
Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor #893
CAMFT Certified Supervisor

Mary Riemersma Distinguished Clinical Member Award 2018, CAMFT

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Susan Armstrong, MS, LMFT, Clinical Director and Supervisor, Roseville and Sacramento

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist #93612

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Paige McAtee, MA, LMFT  Supervisor  Folsom

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist #98947

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Deborah Duell-Stephens, MS, LMFT, CADC II, SAP, Accounting Director, Clinical Supervisor

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist #93612

Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor II, A054390519

Substance Abuse Professional #22032

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Gabby Holmes      

Office Manager

Hi, my name is Gabby Holmes and I am the Office Manager. HOPE Counseling Center is an organization that cares about everyone who crosses our path, from the clients that we serve to the therapists that we train. I would highly recommend working with our therapists on your journey through personal enrichment. Thank you for taking the time to look at our therapists' profiles. Please feel free to call, text, or email Clara so she can connect you with one of our therapists. 

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Michelle Jimenez      

Associate Accountant

Hi, and welcome to HOPE!

I’m Michelle Jimenez, an Associate Accountant. The most rewarding part of being part of HOPE is knowing we are able to serve the underserved in our community, making therapy accessible to everyone. I believe everyone deserves access to mental healthcare. Check out our blog here to read a staff Q&A with me!  

 

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Clara Stewart      

Intake Coordinator

Hi, my name is Clara Stewart and I am the Intake Coordinator. I know it might feel intimidating to reach out for help. I am here to make that process easier for you. You can call, text, or email me at our main lines to inquire about services or schedule an appointment with one of our therapists. I hope to hear from you soon. Take care!

Office Phone Number: 916-780-1059 Email: info@hope-counselingcenter.org

 

Shohreh White   Roseville   *speaks some Farsi*

Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist #106573

Registered Associate Professional Clinical Counselor #5097

Hello and Welcome to HOPE. I am supervised by a licensed clinician. My name is Shohreh but I go by Sho for short.

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Lauren Puliz   Folsom

Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist #116910

Registered Associate Professional Clinical Counselor #7077

We all want to be healthy and whole. I believe that mental and relational health are found in resilience: the ability to adapt to new realities and life changes with self-compassion and self-confidence.

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Moira Geraghty      Folsom / Roseville

Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist #118060

I am supervised by a licensed clinician. In 2009, I decided to continue my education and change the direction of my career path.  Psychology was a passion, especially as related to trauma, and those affected by their own or others’ alcoholism or addiction. 

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Wendy Barillas   Sacramento

Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist #119124  (Fluent in Spanish)

 

I am supervised by a licensed clinician. My hope is to provide a safe space for you to express yourself and where you feel understood. 

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Marci Volkman         Folsom

Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist #117529

 

Welcome to HOPE Counseling center. My name is Marci Volkman and I am an

Associate Marriage and Family Therapist under the supervision of licensed

clinicians.

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Susan DuBay      Roseville

Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist #120588

I am a Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist under the supervision of a licensed clinician. I entered the field of psychology, because I have personal proof that psychotherapy works. 

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Maren Massey   Sacramento / Roseville 

Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist (#124934)

 

Hello and welcome! My name is Maren and I am an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist under the supervision of a licensed clinician, at HOPE Counseling Center. 

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Desmond Harvey    Sacramento

Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist #124930

I am a Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist under the supervision of a clinical supervisor. Many individuals find it difficult to navigate life’s challenges and become stuck in various cycles this makes it difficult for them to find their way out. 

 

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Karyn Lamb    Folsom / Roseville

Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist #126138

Registered Associate Professional Clinical Counselor #9701

Hi there! My name is Karyn, and I am a Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist and a Registered Associate Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, under the supervision of a licensed clinician. 

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Catherine "Cat" Bilski       Sacramento / Folsom   

Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist #127062       (Speaks Polish)
Registered Associate Professional Clinical Counselor #9895

I am an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist and an Associate Professional Clinical Counselor under the supervision of licensed clinicians.

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Lorraine Jefferson  Sacramento / Folsom

Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist #129236

Welcome! My name is Lorraine and I am an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist supervised by a licensed clinician at HOPE Counseling Center. 

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Hayley Zacharia          Folsom

Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist #130121
 
Hi! My name is Hayley, and I am an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist, supervised by a licensed clinician at HOPE Counseling Center.​

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Katherine Howard          Sacramento

Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee

 

Hello and welcome to HOPE. My name is Katherine and I am a Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee under the supervision of a licensed clinician.

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Karisa Frith        Sacramento / Roseville / Folsom

Professional Clinical Counselor Trainee

 

Hello and welcome to HOPE Counseling Center! My name is Karisa, and I am a Professional

Clinical Counselor Trainee under the supervision of a licensed clinician.

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Patty Orozco       Sacramento / Roseville 

Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee (Fluent in Spanish)

 

Hi, and welcome to HOPE!

I’m Patty Orozco, a Marriage and Family Therapist trainee under the supervision of a licensed clinician (Bilingual in Spanish/Hablo Español).

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Julia Knight      Sacramento 

Professional Clinical Counselor Trainee 

Thank you for considering counseling here at HOPE! My name is Julia, and I am a Professional Clinical Counselor Trainee under the supervision of a licensed clinician. Whether you are a newcomer to therapy, or you’ve been many times before, I am here to help you explore life’s challenges and changes.

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Tanner Furgeson      Roseville 

Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee 

Hello and welcome to HOPE! My name is Tanner, and I am a Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee supervised by a licensed clinician.

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Lillian Tsang      Roseville 

Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee 

Hello, welcome to HOPE Counseling! My name is Lillian, and I am a Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee under the supervision of licensed clinicians. I am passionate about mental health and helping others find stability and happiness in their lives.​

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Alecia Christensen      Folsom / Roseville

Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee

Professional Clinical Counselor Trainee

Hello and welcome to HOPE. My name is Alecia! I am a Marriage and Family Therapist trainee and Professional Clinical Counselor Trainee under the supervision of a licensed clinician.

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Lynn Harris      Sacramento / Roseville

Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee

Professional Clinical Counselor Trainee

Hello! My name is Lynn and I am excited that you are considering treatment here at HOPE Counseling Center. I am a Marriage and Family Therapy Trainee and Professional Clinical Counseling Trainee under the supervision of a licensed clinician.

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Peyton Baldinger      Folsom

Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee

Professional Clinical Counselor Trainee

Hello and welcome to HOPE Counseling Center! My name is Peyton, and I am a Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee and Professional Clinical Counselor Trainee under the supervision of a licensed clinician.

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Samuel Stewart      Roseville

Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee

Greetings and welcome to HOPE. My name is Samuel Stewart and I am a Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee under the supervision of a licensed clinician. At HOPE it is our goal to offer an environment where you can have an experience in surroundings that are safe and supportive.​

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Clara Stewart      Folsom

Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee

Welcome to HOPE Counseling. My name is Clara and I am a Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee under the supervision of licensed clinicians.

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Iris Anderson      Sacramento

Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee

Hey there! Welcome to HOPE! My name is Iris and I am a Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee under the supervision of a licensed clinician.

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