Our Owners

Eugenia Foster

LCPC -Director of Program Management/ Co-Owner

   Eugenia Foster is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC), who has experience providing individual, group, and family counseling to a diverse group of children, adolescents, and adults. Eugenia is licensed in Maryland and Virginia. Eugenia obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Applied Psychology from Coppin State University. She continued her education at Bowie State University, where she received her Masters of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology and later attended the University of Maryland, College Park where she received a second Masters's degree in Clinical Psychological Science.  She is currently pursuing her doctoral degree in Behavioral Health Management. She is a member of the Psi Chi National Honors Society and the American Counseling Association (ACA).

      Eugenia believes in an eclectic person-centered approach to mental health treatment and she strives to help individuals gain the knowledge and skills necessary to become productive members of society and live a purpose-filled life. She has experience providing therapy and crisis intervention in residential, community, educational and clinical settings. Eugenia specializes in substance abuse, trauma, depression, anxiety, behavioral management, life skills, and anger management. Although Eugenia follows an eclectic treatment approach, she has received training and certification in several evidenced-based treatment approaches. She subscribe particularly to Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Multisystem Therapy (MST), Motivational Enhancement Therapy- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (MET-CBT), and Trauma-Focused- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT).   

      Eugenia passion for counseling derived from enduring significant adversity as a child, including homelessness and poverty, as well, living in a community where mental health disorders and treatment are, and remain taboo. When she is not working as a counselor she spends her time mentoring youth and volunteering in low-socioeconomic communities. Eugenia is committed to bettering the lives of at-risk children, adolescents and adults.

Andrea McLean

LCPC, LPC, NCC - Director of Business Development/ Co-Owner

     Andrea McLean is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) who specializes in individual, group, and family counseling. Andrea is licensed in Maryland, Washington, DC and is nationally certified. Andrea received her Master’s Degree in Mental Health Counseling from Bowie State University and received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Bowie State University. She holds membership in two academic honor societies; Alpha Chi National Honor Society and Psi Chi National Honor Society. She is also a member of the American Counseling Association (ACA).

      Andrea has experience providing therapy in residential, educational, and clinical settings and has worked with a broad spectrum of clients. Nonetheless, her primary department and love tend to be working with children and adolescents. Her specialties include anger management, stress management, anxiety, depression, relationships, self-esteem issues, and substance abuse. Andrea’s therapeutic orientation is eclectic. She believes every person and problem is unique and must be viewed differently.

     As a counselor and mother, Andrea is compassionate, caring, and strives to educate, empower, and encourage her clients to reach their full potential. When Andrea is not counseling, she is mentoring, participating in community events, traveling, or spending quality time with family and friends.

Jasmine White

LCPC, NCC- Director of Operations/ Co-Owner

Jasmine White is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) in the state of Maryland, offering practice and expertise in individual, family, and group counseling. Jasmine received her Masters of Arts in Counseling Psychology from Bowie State University and her Bachelors of Arts in Psychology from Winston-Salem State University. Jasmine has received extensive training on Trauma-Informed Care along with Metropolitan Gang Activity and has served as members on both of these boards, in Fairfax County Juvenile Court service units. Jasmine belongs to the Psi Chi National Honor Society and the Golden Key International Honor Society.

      Jasmine’s experience in the discipline of mental health encompasses providing therapeutic services to the public and private sector, specifically, juvenile justice, residential, community-based, and educational sectors. Jasmine’s client base is diverse ranging from toddlers to senior citizens, addressing issues such as unmanageable behaviors extending to acute psychosis. To date, Jasmine’s primary population has been at-risk teenage girls. Jasmine’s therapeutic modalities of preference and practice include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Person-Centered Therapy, Reality Therapy, Play Therapy, and Solution Focused Family Therapy. Generally, Jasmine practices eclecticism, as she believes that utilizing a variety of evidence-based practices is more comprehensive.

    

  Jasmine conveys to whomever she encounters that the field of counseling chose her by way of tumultuous childhood experiences, and a burning desire to empower her community to manifest their life’s purpose, free of fear and/or barriers. Jasmine finds delight in servicing families and is committed to the dispersion of mental health education and prevention of negative stigmas associated with counseling, due to unfamiliarity and access to essential services.