Alyssa Warren MS, LMHC is the owner and practicing clinician of Innovative Direction – Counseling Serves in Pensacola, FL. Ms. Warren has years of experience successfully helping clients, using the most up to date psychological techniques. She is a firm believer in giving clients psychological tools and techniques to help them with their issues so that they can lead a more content and healthier life presently and in the future.
Ms. Warren specializes in depression, anxiety/panic, relationship issues, divorce (pre,during, and post), and forensic evaluations (psychological, substance abuse and custody). Ms. Warren accepts clients 12 and older for individual, couple, and family therapy and all ages for evaluations.
Ms. Warren graduated from Troy University with a Master of Science in Clinical Counseling and Psychology. She is very involved in helping her community and volunteers with Pathways for Change, helping female Veterans. Ms. Warren also serves on the board of Powerful Women of the Gulf Coast as Vice President.
Ashley S. Hansford, LMHC is a licensed mental health counselor serving clients in the Pensacola area. Ashley has been successfully working with adolescents and adults for years. Using a variety of therapeutic methods, Ashley has helped clients navigate through difficult times to find positive results. She offers individualized therapeutic tools and methods to accommodate the unique nature of each client.
Ashley also offers Christian faith-based counseling. She has extensive and varied experience counseling adolescents in multiple settings. Ashley has found success with clients ranging from teens to senior adults dealing with problems such as stress, anger, depression/anxiety, and other complex issues.
Ashley graduated from the University of West Florida with a Master of Arts degree in Psychology, and strives to provide respectful, mindful, confidential, and ethical therapy personalized to each client. Ashley desires to help her clients achieve positive growth in their lives.
Lisa Poissant, LMHC is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Certified in Grief & Loss Counseling with years of experience working with couples, families and individuals. Lisa strives to provide compassionate, effective and evidence-based clinical psychotherapy and counseling services to meet the mental health needs of individuals of all ages, with the goal of maximizing personal potential and increasing resilience in the face of adversity. Family, relationships, jobs, school, illness, kids, life changes, STRESS; Even the smallest daily stressors can pile up until you feel completely overwhelmed. Lisa can help you learn new ways to cope with life’s challenges. Stop treading water and let Lisa lend a hand and empower you as you regain control of your life.
Lisa utilizes an eclectic approach to working with clients since no two people are identical. Sessions include innovative interventions, which are tailored to address individual problem areas as each client is treated with dignity and respect. Just a few of the theoretical approaches implemented: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Psychoeducation Behavior Modification, Acceptance Commitment Therapy, Solution Focused Brief Therapy, In simple terms, she utilizes her years of education and training to find the very best way to help you reach your personal goal for emotional health and well-being.