our mission: To promote the healthy development of children, families, and individuals through counseling, mentoring and support programs.

OUR VISION: We envision resilient communities that achieve healthy outcomes through affordable behavioral services. We are an inclusive supportive ally to anyone in crisis.



Karen Carey , Executive Director 

Debra Higginson, Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Cheyanne Lane, Supportive Services Director

Amanda Gardner, Fund Development Director

PROGRAM STAFF, Counseling Services:

Amber Winig, Client Advocate/Administrative Assistant

Imara Infante, Client Advocate/Administrative Assistant

Anna Aguilar, Client Advocate/Administrative Assistant

Denese Lenker, Fiscal Manager

Janet Stevens, JTC Mental Health Counselor (CA)

Justin Marshall, Certified Addiction Treatment Specialist-CAS (CA)

Marcella Araiza, Marriage & Family Therapist, Bi-Lingual (CA)

Rob Stone, Certified Alcohol & Drug Counselor (NV)

Independent Contractors:

Rachel Pryde, Licensed Clinical Social Worker (CA)

Karen Piekarski, Licensed Clinical Social Worker  (CA & NV)

PROGRAM STAFF,  Prevention Services

Misty Stewart, Prevention Coordinator

Diane Gooding, P.I.P Program Aide

Gregory Leonard, Douglas County Supportive Services Assistant

Savanah Zegers, Youth Advocate

Brooke Curtis, Youth Advocate