The New Hope MHCS

The New Hope Mental Health Counseling Services

Meet Our Team

Meet the passionate, multiculturally competent team behind your evidenced-based mental health services.
Clinton Clovis

Clinton Clovis

President, LMHC, CCTS-F, CAMS-II

As the face of The New Hope MHCS, I am responsible for the overall leadership and strategic planning of the agency. Our aim is to cultivate an atmosphere sensitive to your needs within a cultural framework that is welcoming.

Don-Sinkfield

Don Sinkfield

Vice President & Director of Administration, LMHC, CAMS II

Don provides leadership through strategic guidance, direction, and overall administration/operational management of the care management functions and processes at The New Hope MHCS.

Lisa Farray Atkins

Lisa Farray Atkins

Clinical Director: MSEd., LMHC, CCTS-F

I am a dedicated and experienced Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor with over ten years of collaborative proven skills in successfully providing counseling, advisement, and mentoring.

Antoinette Neil

Antoinette Neil

Clinical Administrator: MS Clinical Psychology, CIMHP

My purpose is to inspire my clients, not to just “feel better” about themselves, but to feel empowered to face their most challenging situation through identifying self-imposed obstacles.

Seyma Alvarado

Seyma Alvarado

Clinical Supervisor, LMHC, C-CBT, CCTP

As Clinical Supervisor at The New Hope Mental Health Counseling Services, my primary goal is to support the client, the clinician, and the students enrolled in our internship program to receive the best possible experience from our services and treatment model.

Pat Beckles

Pat Beckles

Senior Office Manager & Career Coach: CWDP, CPCC, JCTC, JCDC

Pat works with clients as a vocational coach helping clients find new careers, balance their lives, improve their relationships, work more effectively, clarify and reach their goals, and be their best. Pat brings all this experience to you to help you better understand your right fit.

Brian Valentine

Brian Valentine

Clinical Supervisor: LMSW, SIFI

I am a Certified Field Instructor and passionate about fostering strong therapeutic alliances with my clients to help them achieve their goals. I specialize in the treatment of Anxiety, Depression, Relationships, and Trauma.

Dominique Wilkinson

Dominique Wilkinson

Intake Coordinator: MA, LMHC

As Intake Coordinator, I am responsible for every client’s intake journey. I enjoy working with adolescence and adults, especially those in the LGBTQ+ community, experiencing anxiety & depression due to self-esteem or phase of life problems.

Yehoshua Clovis

Yehoshua Clovis

Yehoshua Clovis: Operations Manager, BA Psychology

Yehoshua is responsible for all compliance programs, policies, and procedures covering the privacy and protection of confidential client health information at The New Hope MHCS.

Yanique Hird

Yanique Hird

Billing Manager

Yanique is a leader in her field. Her extreme diligence and attention to detail make her a cut above the rest. Her impeccable customer service skills allow her to provide the best overall experience for everyone she interacts with daily.

Sharice Smart

Sharice Smart

Therapist - LMSW

I am passionate about working with children helping parents manage challenging behaviors often seen with ADHD and ODD. In my years of experience, I have helped my clients explore their core beliefs and habits that influence how they experience life and relationships.

Nafisa Shathi

Nafisa Shathi

Therapist - MSEd, MHC-LP

I speak Urdu, Hindi, and Bengali. I am passionate about assisting my clients to realize that it is safe to take risks and discover safe ways to be their authentic selves. I work well with children and adults in this regard.

Basil Ducille

Basil Ducille

Therapist - M.A., CASMH, MHC-LP

I have an undergraduate science background in Chemistry and graduate training in Clinical Psychology plus doctoral-level training in Applied Psychology. For nearly 10 years I lectured undergraduates in Psychology and Education.

Christian Salcedo

Christian Salcedo

Therapist - MSEd., CMHC-LP

I believe that everyone can lead a satisfying and productive life and that it’s never too late to start. To help my clients overcome barriers to leading a satisfying and productive life I use a holistic approach.

Latasha Johnson

Latasha Johnson

Therapist - Marriage & Family Therapist: MsEd, MFT-LP

I have the experience to help you achieve, and surpass your goals. I am dedicated to helping individuals who have reached a difficult time in their marriage and family relationships work on staying together longer.

Jackie Luciani

Jackie Luciani

Therapist - MSEd., MHC-LP

My purpose is to provide my clients with support, guidance, and a place to feel safe to share their thoughts and concerns and develop a pathway to a healthy future. I utilize interventions rooted in uncovering latent existential and relational challenges impacting my clients’ lives.

Luc Camille

Luc Camille

Therapist - LCSW

I work with individuals, couples, and families who are experiencing challenges in their functioning and relationships. I also work to engage and treat individuals struggling with substance use issues and maintain their sobriety.

Trevon Turner

Trevon Turner

Therapist - MA, LMHC

I believe that therapy is an opportunity to collaborate with my clients to explore their unique issues to help them better understand the relationship between their emotions and patterned behaviors that are the core of their presenting problem.

Vanessa Guest

Vanessa Guest

Therapist - PhD, LMHC

I believe that an effective blend of experience, expertise, clarity, concern, and working with my clients through the counseling process is imperative to maximizing outcomes and generating genuine healing and wholeness to individuals, marriages, and families.

Abdele George

Abdele George

Therapist - DMin, MDiv, MSEd, MHC-LP

I am passionate about assisting you to navigate the challenges that you encounter as you go about living your life. Life could be challenging for you, as it is for most people, spiritually, emotionally & psychologically.

Ana Florentino

Ana Florentino

Billing Specialist

Ana works closely with our clients providing updates on their ever-changing insurance plans. Her job is to contact you to remind you of payment details and find financial aid options to reduce your medical or insurance bills.

Konstantina Skrepetos

Konstantina Skrepetos

Therapist - MSEd., MHC-LP

My goal as a therapist is to assist my clients in identifying unhealthy default response patterns of behavior that impact valuable relationships. I am motivated to work with my clients to explore therapeutically proven ways to help them target their unique concerns in Greek and English.

Laurel Warner

Laurel Warner

Therapist - MSEd, MHC-LP

I consider myself a Post-Modern therapist, which means I am not here to judge you. I draw on a variety of modalities including, cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), psychodynamic, emotional focus therapy (EFT), person-centered, and mindfulness, to help individuals, families, couples, and children.

Alexandria Norton

Alexandria Norton

Therapist - MSEd. MHC-LP

Counseling can be a life-changing experience if you are ready and willing to commit to it. As your therapist, I strive to create a comfortable and nurturing environment that fosters respect for your unique issue.

Tokunbo Jose

Tokunbo Jose

Therapist - MSEd., MHC-LP.

I am dedicated to providing you with high-quality and time-effective counseling with respect. My goal is to create a supportive and non-judgmental environment in which you can strive to become the best version of yourself so you can continue to function in places that are important to you.

Tina Shuford

Tina Shuford

Community Outreach Coordinator

Tina's role as Community outreach Coordinator is planning and implementation of outreach strategies by connecting members of the community with quality measurement-based mental health services. Tina's passion and dedication to meeting the needs of individuals is reflected in her motto: "Never Say Never."

Popular Therapy Services

We have a strong professional network that is available to participate in the coordination of your care; from medication therapy to parenting classes, anger management, family conflicts, romantic relationship stress, and transitional coaching.

Anxiety and Depression

Anxiety and Depression

We at The New Hope Mental Health Counseling Services are here to help you overcome the rigors of anxiety and depression.
Anger Management

Anger Management

Anger management at The New Hope Mental Health Counseling Services is all about recovery. We love the idea of making a permanent impact on people’s lives.
Family and Relationship

Family Counseling

Family counseling is a type of therapy designed to help not just one person, but an entire group of people who may be affected by one or more issues.
Trauma Services

Trauma Therapy

Psychological trauma, as well as emotional trauma, stem from a wide variety of stressful events that people can encounter at any time.