Owner, Supervising Clinician
My practice is full and I am not taking new clients at this time.
Ellie Holbrook, MA, LCPC, LPCC, CPC RYT500 earned her Master of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology at the University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and her Bachelor of Science in Business Management from St. Cloud State University, in St. Cloud Minnesota. Ellie’s education and training has since emphasized various specialties in counseling psychology, business, yoga, and metaphysics.
As a Licensed Professional Counselor in the states of Minnesota and Nevada, Ellie strives to help individuals feel balanced and fulfilled by assisting clients as they identify personal goals and objectives, develop practical and blended solutions, and implement strategies that will enhance performance, awareness, and life satisfaction.
Ellie also encourages and facilitates self-discovery and awareness, insight, intrapersonal growth, and increased personal fulfillment, while supporting her clients and helping them evaluate their individual experiences and progression.
Throughout her career, Ellie has worked closely with individuals of all demographics
and backgrounds. She is dedicated to providing competent, confidential, and ethical
care to every individual she encounters.
Issues Ellie assists her clients with include: Emotional and thought-processing issues, such as depression, anxiety, and stress management; Relationship, marriage, and conscious uncoupling; Women’s specialty issues; Family, adolescent, and children concerns; Spirituality and identity development; Adjustment to life phases, roles, and transitions; Grief and loss, death and dying; Health and wellness optimization; Professional and academic performance; Mindfulness-Based Therapy; Internal Family Systems; EMDR; Integrative Yoga Therapy; Psychedelic Assisted Psychotherapy.
In addition to mental health services, Ellie Holbrook offers supervision to
licensees, interns, and practicum students. Ellie also offers professional
consultation to other practitioners in the mental health field.
Grettel works from a collaborative and strength-based therapeutic approach. In her experience, engaging in collaboration is what allows the therapeutic work to be successful. She stays away from the “fix it” approach and uses accountability and soft challenges to provide alternative views to the presenting issue. She values transparency and believe clients deserve to have their story heard in a safe space free of judgement and criticism. Building a trusting therapeutic relationship is the most important stage before we explore your experiences together!
Grettel applies an emotions focused lens with an emphasis in trauma work through the use of EMDR. She has experience working with a diverse client population which includes suicide, self-harm, anxiety, depression, identity & cultural issues, body image and family reconciliation. She has experience working with the LGBTQ+ community and welcomes conversations exploring gender identity. As a Hispanic therapist, she incorporates the use of Spanish where it applies and encourage Spanglish sessions.
Grettel graduated from UNR with a Masters in Counseling and previously completed a Bachelors in Human Development and Family Studies which prompted her to lean towards helping families break unhealthy patterns. Asking for help is already hard enough as it is, but if you’re ready to take a leap of faith, I’m ready to walk alongside you to face some of those scary battles!
CPC, MFT Intern
Grace received her Master of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology with an emphasis in Integral Counseling and Professional Clinical Counseling from the California Institute of Integral Studies. Prior to that, she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology & Social Behavior at the University of California, Irvine. Grace completed her Master’s level practicum at Sierra Sunrise Wellness Group in Reno and is currently completing her post-graduate internship hours with Sojourn Counseling Group under the supervision of Natalie Sanchez, LMFT and Ellie Holbrook, LCPC.
Grace approaches her work with clients from the perspective that mental and emotional challenges are often a sign that something is out of balance. While this imbalance may be uncomfortable, even deeply painful at times, it can be a strong motivator for change. Positive change occurs when we are willing to bring our full awareness to our lives, including the difficult and painful parts. This process is facilitated by a safe, supportive environment and a willingness to explore new ways of thinking, feeling, and engaging with the world. Grace works to create just such an environment with her clients where together, they can explore how to bring areas of concern back into alignment. Her approach is client-centered with an emphasis on holistic well-being and a focus on existential/transpersonal work. She works primarily with adults and adolescents, as well as couples. Her areas of focus include PTSD, complex trauma, anxiety, depression, navigating relationships, grief and bereavement, codependency, spirituality, and psychedelic integration.
Anna takes a strengths based, direct and honest approach with her clients. She believes there is much to be gained from true understanding and compassion for the path thus far, and it is her honor to support clients in finding the clarity they seek and the solutions for the "what's next". She fosters personal development for both couples and individuals, and drives a growth oriented mindset with her clients.
Anna graduated from the University of Nevada with a B.A. in psychology, and earned her Master's in Marital and Family Therapy from the University of San Diego. Additionally, Anna is trained in coaching. She works specifically with helping new moms and couples navigate the challenges of adjusting to parenthood, partners of first responders, and anyone seeking to break old patterns and learn to live in a manner aligned with their true values.
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Cassidy's Practice is full at this time.
Aubry received her Masters of Arts degree in Marriage and Family Therapy with a speciality in Military Family Therapy from Northcentral University. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, with a minor in Anthropology, from the University of Montana.
Aubry completed her Master's level practicum and internship hours at a private practice in Washington State and completed her post graduate internship hours here at Sojourn Counseling Group in Reno.
Aubry has experience with all age groups treating a variety of concerns such as anxiety, depression, complex trauma, narcissistic abuse, PTSD, behavioral management, and relationship struggles. She has done extensive work with individuals experiencing grief, marital issues, intimate partner violence and with those of Latino background and/or military lifestyle.
Aubry is passionate in complex trauma work and believes the number one healer of trauma is connection. She works with clients to reconnect them to mind and body.
Aubry believes accessing internal resources through mindfulness and systemic awareness are what help heal the past, communicate in the present and focus on a hopeful future.
Dr. Erin Oksol is a licensed clinical psychologist with over 20 years experience helping people heal and transform. Her life’s mission is to “set the captives free”. Free FROM unworthiness, suffering, and pain. Free TO create a world class life, with world class relationships, world class self-awareness and self-respect, and world class health and vitality.
Dr. Erin is on mission to help people, like you, unlock yourself from all that doesn’t serve you. She wants to help you understand the reasons you are blocking your highest potential and happiness, and then help you apply the strategic and practical methods to thrive in every area of your life.
"Being a human can be hard. Dr. Erin is here to help.
Specializing in brief therapy, Dr. Erin will help you reach your goals as fast as possible. Her unique gift is being able to connect the dots, getting you from where you are to where you want to be, with as much ease as possible.
She enjoys working with individuals, couples, and adolescents and uses a holistic approach to her work, combining science, psychology, and spirituality. She is an elite expert in the neuroscience of happiness and change
Dr. Erin has used her training in psychology to help people grow successful businesses and organizations. In addition to her private practice, she is also an award-winning international speaker and trainer, high performance sales and business strategist, founder of The Higher Life, podcast host of Dear Dr Erin, and 7x #1 best-selling author.
She has been awarded Nevada’s Professional Saleswoman of the Year and one of Nevada’s Top 20 Most Powerful Women. She loves coaching individuals and organizations to be the best, and has worked with companies including Facebook and Microsoft. Dr. Erin was named one of the 125 leaders globally to follow in 2022 by SUCCESS magazine. She lives in Reno, NV with her husband Garth and their three children.
“I believe bliss is your birthright, you were born worthy and nothing has changed, and that you can have it all.”-Dr. Erin
Sydney received her Master of Social Work degree from the University of Nevada-Reno. She earned her Bachelor of Social Work from Northwestern State University and also holds an Associate of Science and Certificate of Achievement in the Health Sciences from TMCC.
Sydney completed her Master’s level practicum at the Reno VA Hospital Outpatient Mental Health Clinic and is currently completing her post-graduate internship hours with Sojourn Counseling Group under the supervision of Caitlyn Wallace.
Sydney specializes in grief, trauma, and teens/adolescents and has worked with individuals that are living with a wide variety of mental health concerns. She has been trained in the CAMS framework for suicide prevention and EMDR for the treatment of trauma. She believes in a strengths-based and solution focused approach and works to create a safe environment for clients to grow.
“Never give up on someone with a mental illness. When “I” is replaced by “we”, illness becomes wellness” – Shannon Alder
Sage will be joing Sojourn Counseling Group and accepting new clients December 01, 2023.
Marleny earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and her Master of Arts in Counseling with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy at the University of Nevada, Reno. She is licensed as a Marriage and Family Therapist in the State of Nevada and works with preteens (10-13), adolescents, individuals, couples, and families.
Marleny believes that therapy is a unique experience for each person and strives to personalize her approach to each client. As a systems therapist, Marleny believes that relationships play a significant role in a person's story and experiences.
Therefore in therapy, she works with her clients to explore their relationships with friends, family, and themselves and how those relationships impact their lives. Marleny places emphasis on identifying and validating emotions as well as processing experiences in a dynamic way.
Through processing feelings and experiences, clients can find some relief in the weight of traumas they have lived. Marleny also believes that people can create fulfilling relational patterns that promote their happiness and well-being through healthy boundaries.
Marleny is trained in eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR). She uses this treatment modality to help her clients work through past traumas and negative beliefs that heavily weigh on them.
Jasmynne is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Nevada. She received her bachelor’s degree in sociology and criminal justice from California State University East Bay. She went on to receive her masters degree from Simmons University in Social Work. Jasmynne is currently earning her endorsement in Infant and Early Childhood mental health from Georgetown University. Jasmynne specializes in working with infants, adolescents, teens, and their families. She has also worked with adults who have co-occurring disorders as well as various mood disorders.
Jasmynne believes that treatment is not cookie cutter. She finds value in working with her clients and finding the best course of treatment for their needs. Jasmynne believes that attachment plays a large role in how individuals develop and is the basis for her theoretical lens.
>Jasmynne is also dedicated to the advocacy of systemic traumas that occur amongst BIPOC children, youth, and their families. She has worked closely with transracial adoptions, providing support and education to both the parents and child. Jasmynne believes that remaining culturally competent allows for individuals to feel safe, seen, and heard in the therapeutic setting.
Jasmynne is currently taking the steps to become a Registered Play Therapist (RPT). She has received training on various play therapy modalities. She has great passion for the work she feels privileged to do with the clients who come to her office. Jasmynne believes that through play, expressive arts, and the right supports, positive change is possible for all.
Shannon Williams is a certified EMDR therapist specializing in trauma and somatic based interventions. Her philosophy in care believes that self-knowledge, empowerment, and healing of our unresolved traumas are key to a more functional and fulfilled life.
Shannon received her Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling from Capella University in 2014 and is currently pursuing her PhD in International Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. She holds active licenses in the states of Nevada, Iowa, Wisconsin, and the CNMI.
Through this journey she has worked with a diverse client base from all walks of life. Shannon believes it is also important to honor our cultural differences and the special trauma that may come from belonging to a marginalized or oppressed group. Part of learning about ourselves and growing is understanding how the intersections of race, gender and sexuality impact our mental wellness.
Shannon is dedicated to working with her clients to reach the goals they set for themselves and to find strength and healing. Some issues that Shannon specialize in include: PTSD and other trauma-based disorders; Dissociative Disorders; Mood Disorders; Women’s specialty issues such as: Perinatal mood disorders, sexual dysfunction, and empowerment; Sex therapy.
Emy received her Master of Science degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Capella University. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Family and Human Development from Arizona State University.
Emy completed her Master’s level practicum and internship at both a private practice and a nonprofit center and is currently completing her post-graduate internship hours with Sojourn Counseling Group in Reno, under the supervision of Craig Merrill and Ellie Holbrook.
Emy has experience with all age groups treating a variety of concerns such as behavioral management, depression, anxiety, self-harm, relationship struggles, family conflict, and personal development. She has a wide range of experience working with children, adolescents, and families.
Emy is passionate about helping her clients to be creative in finding solutions to their problems while encouraging understanding and acceptance in a non-judgmental and empathic space. She uses a combination of Solution-focused and Collaborative therapies to empower clients in their journey of change.
Las Vegas, NV
Ariana received her Masters of Science degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Capella University. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Nevada Las Vegas.
Ariana completed her Master's level internship hours at a private practice in Las Vegas, and is currently completing her post graduate internship hours with Sojourn Counseling Group in Las Vegas, under the supervision of Ellie Holbrook.
Ariana has experience with all age groups treating a variety of concerns such as anxiety, depression, stress management, identity challenges, behavioral management, and relationship struggles.
Ariana has a passion for helping others and helping them reach their goals. She believes that every individual, couple, family is unique, and she tailors her sessions accordingly. Ariana works from the Collaborative therapy approach and empowers her clients by working as partners in the therapeutic relationship to engage in meaningful conversation about what they want to change.
LMSW, CSW Intern
Las Vegas, NV
Ali will be joining us and accepting new clients starting December 01, 2023.
2020 has shifted the world as we know it. Ultimate health has become our new form of currency. When the mental, emotional, financial, social, occupational, and spiritual realms are out of balance this produces inevitable stress and anxiety. My question to you is: How are you dealing with stress? Many of us have been conditioned to develop maladaptive coping strategies that have been either detrimental to our health or overall have been counterproductive, leaving us filled with an array of negative feelings in undesirable circumstances.
In my practice, I provide a safe space to uncover and explore your presenting problems and empower you to overcome life struggles. I practice from a holistic approach that encompasses: mind, body, and spirit components. Together, we can tackle obstacles that interfere with your personal health, the relationships you share with others, and overcoming traumas.
I specialize in Trauma-Informed practices, including EMDR therapy and mind-body Medicine, and am a certified Reiki Practitioner. Using these modalities, I tailor to the needs of children, adults, and families facing life adversities and traumatic events. I am here to assist you and provide you with the tools to unlock your ultimate health. Now, let’s begin.
Sabrina Lere has a wide variety of talents with 20+ years of experience in the field of sales, marketing, creative design, bookkeeping, and office administration. In her current role as Sojourn Counseling Group's office manager and billing supervisor she supports our staff so our therapists can focus on you, our cherished clients.
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