Heritage Behavioral Health Consultants
Heritage Behavioral Health Consultants

Our Counselors

Heritage Behavioral Health Consultants is a family of therapists with a variety of specialties and areas of expertise bound by similar values and guiding principles making us uniquely able to treat you as an entire person; mind, body, and spirit.

Our therapists include licensed professional counselors, licensed marriage and family therapists, licensed psychologists, counselor interns and athletic trainers. Our clinical staff has a wide diversity of specialized training to meet the needs of children, adolescents, adults, families and groups.


Julie Summers FrisbieJulie Summers, M.A., LPC–Supervisor

Ms. Summers is the President of Heritage Behavioral Health Consultants, Inc. She is dedicated to developing a true group practice, where clinicians collaborate with each other for the benefit of all clients.

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Gina Kim

Dr. Gina Kim, Practice Manager














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Jennifer Womeldurf Hofman

Jennifer Womeldurf Hofman, M.A., LPC

Jennifer holds a Masters Degree in Community Counseling with an emphasis in Mental Health from Stephen F. Austin State University. She focuses on anxiety disorders, grief and loss, mood disorders including depression and bipolar disorders, abuse issues (e.g. emotional, physical and sexual abuse) and ADHD with adolescents and adults. Jennifer also has experience working with women who have had miscarriages and fertility issues.

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Julie Ottosen

Julie Ottosen, M.A., LPC

Julie has a background in education as well as psychology and works primarily with children, adolescents and their parents. Julie's primary areas of clinical expertise include working with children who are dealing with issues relating to divorce, self-esteem, social skills, anger management, developmental disorders (autism, Asperger's), and ADD/ADHD.

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Jill Early

Jill Early, M.Ed., LPC

Jill is a Licensed Professional Counselor who desires to provide a supportive, encouraging environment for her clients to address their areas of concern. Her naturally warm, nurturing style puts her clients at ease, which allows trust to develop in the therapeutic relationship.

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Sarah Jane Paton

Sarah Jane Paton, M.A., LPC

Sarah Jane is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Nutritional Sciences from Texas A&M University and her Master of Arts degree in Counseling from Dallas Baptist University. She also completed an internship at Focus on the Family Institute in Colorado Springs, CO. Upon graduation from DBU, Sarah Jane worked as a therapist for the Meier Clinics Day Hospital Program in Richardson, TX.

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Allie Sauls

Allie Sauls,

Allie earned her Masters of Psychology from Houston Baptist University. Her main area of focus is counseling children and adolescents alongside their parents and has clinical experience working with children ranging in ages from 3 to 18 and young adults. Her previous experience in working with children includes behavioral problems, developmental disorders, major transitions, ADD/ADHD, and adjustment issues such as children of parents going through divorce.

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Selina Pellerin

Selenia Torres–Pellerin, M.A.P., LPC

Selenia’s belief is that people who are faced with difficulties in life have a beautiful opportunity to flourish in ways that they themselves never knew were possible. Every human being has a resilient spirit within them to overcome obstacles. There are times, however, when it can be hard to tap into that resilient spirit. Selenia ofrece terapia en Español.

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Ana Ince

Ana Ince, M.Ed., LPC

Ana appreciates the strength and vulnerability it takes to seek professional help. Her goal as your therapist is to equip you and collaborate with you through the healing process. She approaches therapy from a Cognitive Behavioral perspective with consideration to family systems and interpersonal relationships. Ana ofrece terapia en Español.

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Nadia Knutzen

Nadia Knutzen, LPC–Associate

Nadia earned her Master’s of Counseling from Houston Baptist University. In addition to focusing on helping those with relational and behavioral issues, she also has a passion for helping individuals and families suffering from the effects of addiction.

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Alicia Gilpin

Alicia Gilpin, M.A., LPC

Alicia graduated from Houston Baptist University with a M.A. in Christian Counseling and holds a B.S. in International Trade and Finance from Louisiana State University.

Alicia is a Certified Prepare-Enrich (pre–marital) Facilitator, and she serves a diverse client population from ages 3 to adolescence for challenges with life adjustment/transition, behavior, anxiety, depression, ADHD, grief, abuse, and trauma.

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Taylor Garcia

Taylor Garcia, M.A., LPC

Taylor graduated with a Bachelors degree in Psychology from Texas A&M University. Upon graduating from Texas A&M Taylor served for a year as an intern in cross–cultural ministry. Once completing her internship she moved to Colorado to pursue a degree in counseling. Taylor holds a Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Denver Seminary in Littleton, Colorado.


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Angela Jones

Dr. Angela Jones, LPC

Dr. Angela strongly believes that “you are the answer you’ve been searching for”. This belief has become the founding principle of her therapeutic work. She wants to serve as a teammate in thetherapeutic process that guides you through the journey of self–exploration, reconnection and learning to truly live with a purpose. Dr. Jones develops a trusting relationship with each client and provides a safe environment where you can feel heard and respected.

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Dr. Jasmine Boone, Ed.D, LPC

Dr. Boone is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She holds a doctorate in Counselor of Education from Texas Southern University and has worked in the mental health field for over 9 years. Dr. Boone specializes in couple and individual adult therapy. She especially enjoys working with adults who are undergoing life transitions.


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William Kao

William Kao, M.A., LPC-Associate

William Kao completed a Bachelor in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin–Madison in 2008. Mr. Kao would go on to graduate with a Master of Arts in Counseling from Houston Baptist University in 2018.

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Celani Rodriquez M.Ed., LPC

As your counselor, Celani works alongside you to lessen burdens you are carrying while equipping you with additional skills to live a more fulfilled life. The things you are going through, or have gone through, impact how you see yourself, the world, and how you approach life. Sometimes those things hold us back from how we want to live.

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Paige Cryer

Paige Cryer, M.A., LPC

Paige’s general approach to counseling is eclectic and person–centered. She enjoys working with a diverse group of clients and seeks to meet clients where they are. Paige believes that our past experiences shape the way we respond and react to present challenges. Her therapeutic interests include trauma, ADHD, anxiety, depression, emotion regulation, family of origin issues, life transitions, and postpartum and maternal mental health.

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Jennifer Welch

Jennifer Welch, M.A., LPC

Jennifer received a Bachelor’s degree in Youth Development from Texas A&M University and a Master’s degree in Christian Counseling from Houston Baptist University.

She is dedicated to equipping others through empathy and understanding, by offering compassion and support, and providing hope to those in need of encouragement.

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Chase Reed

Chase Reed, M.A., LPC

Charles “Chase” Reed is a Licensed Professional Counselor working with individuals and couples experiencing tumultuous seasons of life. He received a degree in Psychology from Baylor University and completed a Master’s in Counseling at Houston Baptist University. Chase has worked with individuals from 13 years to 95 years living with caretaker fatigue, depression, anxiety, psychotic disorders, and specifically bereavement. His experiences include work as a crisis counselor in the field helping people through suicidal ideations, a group leader in an outpatient and inpatient psychiatric hospital, and a bereavement coordinator and chaplain for a local hospice. Chase would consider it an honor to get to know you and be a part of this massive transition in your life.

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Elizabeth Waren

Elizabeth A. Warren, M.A., LPC

Elizabeth is a Licensed Professional Counselor who enjoys working with individuals, families, and couples navigating all stages and challenges of their relationships. Elizabeth is a Level 3 Trained Gottman Method Therapist, a Certified Anger Resolution Therapist, and a Prepare–Enrich Facilitator. She employs Gottman Method techniques to improve connections and communications between individuals and various Cognitive Behavioral Therapy techniques to work with people experiencing anxiety and depression. She is also trained to assess individuals for Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

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Hannah Barnes

Hannah Barnes, Functional Medicine Certified Health Coach, Certified Birkman Method Consultant

Hannah Barnes is a Health and Wellness Coach and was certified at the Functional Medicine Coaching Academy. She is also a Certified Birkman Method Consultant. She graduated from Baylor University in 2017 with a Bachelor of Arts, and is currently pursuing a Masters in Clinical Counseling from the University of Houston.

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