The Transitions Counseling Team
Meagan Foxx is the Clinical Director of Transitions Counseling and Consulting, LLC and is a Licensed Professional Counselor, a Certified School Guidance Counselor, a Licensed Substance Abuse counselor and holds certification in EMDR. Meagan has extensive training in the treatment of trauma, codependency, and addictions and has trained with experts in the field such as Pia Mellody, RN and Dr. Claudia Black, Ph.D. She has over 16 years of experience working with adolescents and young adults and also specializes in working with first responders and their families.
Jessica Brubaker is a Licensed Professional Counselor and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Master’s degree in Professional Counseling from Grand Canyon University. She has 11 years of experience in education, both as a classroom teacher in Child and Human Development and Career Exploration, and a School Counselor in a large public school. Jessica has also worked as an adolescent therapist in an intensive outpatient therapy program for the past 2 years. Jessica is extremely passionate about her work with adolescents and their families.
Dana Strickland, LAC graduated with a Master of Science in Professional Counseling from Grand Canyon University in 2016. Dana is an expert in the area of treating trauma, PTSD, and general mental health, holding credentials as a Clinical Trauma Professional certified by IATP, a Level II EMDR Therapist, and certification in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT). Dana is driven by a deeply held belief that one of our purposes as human beings is to help each other heal. She is highly involved in initiatives to bring services to first responders and their families.
Jennifer Cooper is a Licensed Associate Counselor with Master’s degrees in Psychology and Mental Health Counseling, as well as advanced training in PTSD and trauma resolution interventions. Jennifer has a plethora of experience and is highly passionate about working with first responders and their families within the areas of law enforcement and the fire department. Jennifer has also enjoyed working with adolescents and is able to see individual clients for general mental health (depression, anxiety, etc.) and trauma clients ages 13 and up.
Traci Manry is a Licensed Associate Counselor and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management and Master’s degree in Professional Counseling from the University of Phoenix. She has 13 years of experience in education, as a College Counselor in a large University where she assists students in achieving their educational goals. Traci has also worked as an adolescent therapist in an intensive outpatient therapy program for 2 years, and has spent many years and a volunteer facilitator for an adolescent recovery program which is what led her to achieve her Master’s degree in Professional counseling. Traci is extremely passionate about her work with adolescents and their families.
Troy Tangeman is a Board Certified, Licensed Associate Counselor and holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of Phoenix. Troy has experience in helping children, adolescents, adults, couples and families with a variety of challenges. Troy also has experience in working with adolescents in intensive outpatient therapy programs as well as aftercare groups. Troy believes in providing his clients genuineness, positive-regard, empathy, and a non-judgmental point of view in therapy.
Emilie Wright is an LAC Clinician holding a Master of Science Degree in Professional Counseling. Emilie has worked with children and adolescents for the last 17 years and through the experience of raising her own child with special needs, she discovered her passion for working with young people with special needs including Down Syndrome, Autism, ADHD, visual impairment, learning delay, speech delay, developmental delay, toilet training, aid with sign language and other means of communication.
Cory Wright is the Administrative Assistant and Billing Manager for Transitions Counseling. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Management and is working towards her Master’s Degree in Clinical Counseling. Cory is passionate about helping those she works with get connected to the services they are seeking. Her motto is “there is always a solution!”
Carlie is an advocate for helping people move toward hope and healing in their lives. Carlie earned her Master of Science degree in Professional Counseling at Grand Canyon University. Carlie is trained in EMDR and encourages individuals to walk through their traumas to find freedom from shame and pain. She has experience working with teens, adults, and couples who are feeling stuck, anxious, frustrated, disappointed, and longing to restore their self-worth and relationships. Carlie’s goal is to provide a safe place to explore burdens, seek self-awareness, and learn the tools to live rich, fulfilling, and joy-filled lives.