Therapeutic Associates

Counseling Services 

Diana J. Johnson, LMHC

Diana has over 15 years of experience in the field of Mental Health.  She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and a Master's Degree in Counseling & Psychological Services.  She has worked on both adult and pediatric inpatient 

psychiatric units. She also works as a crisis team specialist in several emergency rooms in the area. She provides therapy to 

adolescents and adults struggling with depression, anxiety, self harm, relationship, low self esteem and body image issues. She views psychotherapy as a joint venture in which she works collaboratively to reach your goals. Her style is empathic, client centered and solution focused.

Karen Blaney, LMHC

Karen has 20 years experience working with children and families. She began her career working as a child care provider caring for young children in her home. She then worked as an educational consultant with child care providers. She has previous experience working on an inpatient pediatric psychiatric unit, a mobile crisis unit, and as a crisis team specialist in the emergency room. She holds an Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education, a Bachelor's Degree in Counseling Psychology, and a Master's degree in Counseling. Her approach is client centered, solution focused, and empathic.

Dennise Delaney-Smith, LMHC

Dennise has over 15 years experience working with co-occurring disorders, harm reduction, emotional regulation, depression, anxiety, and chronic illness. She provides therapy to children, adolescents, and adults. Dennise holds a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and a MEd in Counseling.  She worked as an Assistant Director for an agency working with adults with mental illness. She also has experience as a crisis team specialist in the emergency room. Her approach is client centered and solution focused working at the pace of the individual. Her style is empathic while incorporating Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Mindfulness. Her objective is listening, providing direct feedback and support and creating a clear treatment plan to address these challenging  issues.