About Our Team
We are glad you are looking into options for improving yourself and are here to help. You may call for a free consultation. We are excited to hear from you!
Nidal Pascoe, PsyD, LPC-S, NCC (owner and founder)
Nidal Pascoe is an experienced counselor who has been in this community for almost 2 decades and is adept at working with diverse age groups and populations. Working with individuals and couples in counseling, Nidal focuses on identifying and addressing obstacles to promote healthier relationships. She is committed to empowering clients to achieve personal goals and cultivate a balanced lifestyle.
Her goal is to continue to grow her practice into meeting the needs of her community through helping others develop and reach their goals as individuals as well as in their relationships with others. She enjoyed cheering for her wonderful boys from the sidelines of any sport and reading any of the many books she has rescued from bookstores.
Stacy Canfield, MA, LPC Associate
Supervised by Nidal Pascoe, MA, LPC-S, NCC
Stacy has years of experience working with a wide range of clients, with crisis counseling and grief counseling being my area of expertise. Her approach to counseling is through a person-centered framework utilizing a variety of cognitive behavioral strategies to help clients reach their individual goals. She strives both professionally and personally to maintain wellness through yoga and mindfulness practices. As such, Stacy is able to incorporate these into her therapy practice with ease.
Barbara Burrow, MA, LPC Associate
Supervised by Nidal Pascoe, MA, LPC-S, NCC
Struggles are a part of life but when your struggles become a problem, counseling is where you can turn. Are you seeking a compassionate and sensitive therapist who will honor your unique story, history and continuing journey of survival? Barbara will help you develop the strength and skills needed to heal. She will also give you specific strategies to overcome the symptoms you're experiencing and equip you to better manage them in the future. Reaching out for help takes so much courage. She would be honored to be the one that can help you find your best self. Call or message today so we can get started on your healing journey.
Heather Ann D. Penaflor, MS, NCC, LPC
Heather uses a person-centered approach to therapy and strongly believes that healing and growth occur within a safe and trusting therapeutic relationship. She has enormous compassion for people going through life's challenges and transitions. Heather is a military veteran and understands the unique needs and challenges of military families. She has extensive experience working with children, youth, and military families, but feels privileged to work with all those who are seeking support.
“The curious paradox is that when I accept myself just as I am, then I can change.”
— Carl R. Rogers
Michael De Leon, MA, LMFT-Associate, LPC-Associate
Michael De Leon is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Associate, as well as a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate. While living abroad, Michael gained nearly a decade of cultural competency and practiced lay counseling with numerous international populations. It was this experience that inspired him to become professionally competent and seek his Masters in counseling and licensure to practice therapy.
Michael primarily focuses on couples, trauma work, and family issues. He has been trained in Emotion Focused Therapy, an evidenced based mode of therapy designed for couples. He is also EMDR certified for helping clients heal from their trauma.
In his spare time, Michael enjoys learning about the lost histories of the world, especially indigenous history. He also spends a lot of time doing arts and crafts with his family.
Angela Bulls, MA, LPC-S
Angela Bulls is a Texas native and military family member who is a Licensed Professional Counselor Board Approved Supervisor. She graduated from the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor in 2006 and has been serving youth and families across Texas ever since. Angela works from an Existential foundation within a solution focused framework that allows for the incorporation of a variety of techniques tailored to meet clients where they are while developing individualized plans that grow with her clients as they make progress along their journey. Angela has been named Outstanding Alumni Community Advocate by UMHB, 2018; Youth Service Worker of the Year by Texas Network of Youth Services, 2015; and Volunteer of the Year by Temple Parks and Leisure, 2013.
Elise Manning, MA, LPC-Associate
Elise Manning is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate. Elise believes that life happens in ways that are not always kind. As a result she hopes to help people better understand how they show up as they move through what’s happening in life while finding new ways of doing so. Her counseling style takes a humanistic approach and utilizes a variety of different techniques to help clients spark change. She is also trained in EMDR therapy for helping clients work through trauma.
Elise has worked in both low and high acuity levels of mental health care doing individual, family and group counseling. She has experience working with a broad range of ages and struggles such as trauma, relationship issues, family issues, mood and anxiety disorders, life transitions and more.
As a person Elise is an enthusiastic dog lover and has made it a personal goal to eventually seek training in animal assisted therapy. But for now she spends most of her free time enjoying new experiences, staying active and being outside.