Stevie a long time desert native brings several years of experience in the recovery community to the 417 Recovery team. Very passionate about helping others find a life path that helps them spiritually and emotionally, her leadership and experience help provide a safe place for families and teens to come together and grow.
Clinical Director - Ph.D. LMFT
Heather is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapy and holds a Ph.D. in psychotherapy. With her work focused on trauma-based therapy specifically with children and adolescents, Heather has many years of experience working with children, adolescents, and families. Helping families discover healthy communication skills is the motivation behind Heather's dedication for working with families.
Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist
Chris is a Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist who completed three Associates Degree in Social & Behavioral Studies, Humanities, Philosophy & Arts, and Communication, Media & Languages at Norco College. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of California, Riverside, and a Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy from Pepperdine University. Chris's focus and expertise in complex trauma, sexual health, identity, minority stress, people of oppressed groups, depression, and anxiety led to his passion for providing psychotherapy to various individuals, couples, and families.
Marriage & Family Therapist Trainee
Kami is a Marriage & Family Therapist Trainee who holds several degrees in Psychology. She earned her Associates Degree in Psychology with a minor in Child Development from College of the Desert. In addition, she holds her Bachelors Degree in Psychology with an emphasis in Research from California State University San Bernardino. Currently, Kami is working on her Masters Degree in Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage & Family Therapy from University of Massachusetts. Kami's clinical experience includes helping adolescents struggling with anxiety, depression, eating disorders, as well as recovery.
Hi, I’m Chelsea! Originally from the east coast, I earned my bachelor’s degree in psychology from University of Central Florida and will soon be completing my masters in psychology with an emphasis on Licensed Marriage and Family Therapy in May of 2022. Before working in the mental health field, I spent a total of ten years working in either childcare or early education. I describe my style of therapy as holistic wellness, with elements of cognitive behavioral and person centered therapy. My goal is to develop a strong therapeutic alliance with my clients in order to provide a nonjudgmental and safe environment for healing. Being a teen can be tough and it is my honor to be entrusted with helping young people navigate their mental health.