At Sonder Behavioral Health, we are dedicated to providing compassionate counseling services to individuals and families struggling with mental health issues. Our goal is to empower our clients to achieve their personal and professional goals, and to improve their overall quality of life.
Samantha received her Bachelors of Science in Human Services with a concentration in Counseling. She has experience with children and families through the adoption and foster care system. Samantha received her Masters of Arts in Counseling with an emphasis in Clinical Mental Health. Her areas of focus include trauma, anxiety/depression, relationship difficulties, self-esteem, gender concerns, and life-transition issues. Samantha believes in approaching mental health through a preventive way and addressing one’s well being through their emotional, spiritual, mental, and physical wellness.
Megan received both her Bachelors of Science in Psychology and her Masters of Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Her clinical focus includes addiction, trauma, depression/anxiety, co-occurring disorders, and self-esteem. Megan believes in taking a holistic approach to treating and managing mental health issues and is centered around helping clients achieve and maintain a healthy balance between their emotional, mental, and physical well-being.
Lisa is a Registered Nurse and Reiki Practitioner who is passionate about helping others heal by connecting with themselves on a deeper level. Her work focuses on energy balancing and enhancement using Reiki Therapy. Lisa’s intention is to help create an integrative healthcare model which is centered around the whole person, mind, body and soul.
Belinda Swindle received her Bachelors of Arts in Psychology, and her Masters of Science in Professional Counseling. She has experience with all ages in therapy and has a gentle approach. Her areas of focus include trauma, anxiety/depression, and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Belinda’s passion is empowering women who are or have been in difficult relationships, such as infidelity and domestic violence. She has a love of languages and other cultures, and enjoys working with a diverse population of clients. Belinda can provide Christian Counseling, if desired.
Anna received both her Bachelor’s of Science in Special Education and her Master’s of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Anna’s areas of focus in her work with clients include supporting adult clients in healing through experiences of Religious Trauma, C-PTSD, neurodiversity, and challenging family relationships. Anna is passionate about empowering clients to discover, embrace, and celebrate their own True Selves.
Emily received her Bachelors of Science with a Minor in Family Studies and her Masters in Counseling with a focus in Clinical Mental Health. Emily has experience with and a passion for children and teens, but loves working with all populations. She takes a holistic approach, paying attention to every part of a person’s life and being. She has worked from an attachment perspective as well and loves helping parents and children navigate their relationships with one another making for a healthier home life.
Emily’s areas of focus include traumatic events, complex trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder, anxiety, depression, religious trauma, parenting, relationships, neurodiversity, self-esteem, and personal identity. She can also offer Christian-based counseling upon request.
Lizzie received her Master’s of Science in Counseling from University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She is a compassionate and dedicated counselor with experience in helping individuals and families navigate the complex and sensitive issues of substance abuse, shame, sexual dysfunction, LGBTQ+ matters, and life transitions.
Lizzie approaches therapy with a blend of empathy, humor, and evidence-based techniques. Her clients appreciate her down-to-earth style, which fosters a therapeutic environment where they feel heard, understood, and supported. She tailors her approach to each individual, couple, or family, recognizing that their unique needs require personalized solutions.
Meet Taylor (she/they), your go-to speech therapist for a transformative journey in voice and communication. Taylor empowers individuals to find their authentic voice, fostering confidence and self-expression. With expertise in voice therapy, post-stroke rehabilitation, and TBI recovery, Taylor guides clients through a tailored approach, unlocking the full potential of their communication skills. ADHD and executive functioning coaching add another layer to Taylor's versatile skill set, ensuring holistic support for adults navigating daily challenges. While primarily focused on adults, Taylor extends a caring hand to any group, addressing a spectrum of speech and language issues. Elevate your voice with Taylor—because communication is the key to unlocking a world of possibilities.
Jenny has been practicing as a Family Nurse Practitioner in Knoxville for over 20 years. She is passionate about helping people understand and care for their bodies in a way that helps them heal and feel their very best. Jenny believes that one’s physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual health are all connected, and optimizing health requires attention to all of them. Jenny uses a combination of lifestyle practices, supplements, and medications to bring about lasting change.