"For by wise guidance you will wage war, and in abundance of counselors there is victory". Proverbs 24:6
I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor Supervisor (LPCC-S) in Kentucky with over 6 years of experience. I received my Master of Arts in Professional Counseling from Liberty University in 2014. I have experience working with children, adolescent, and adult clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, parenting concerns, substance use/abuse problems, psychotic disorders, Bipolar Disorder, anger management concerns, OCD, and ADHD. I also have experience working with persons who may have experienced trauma
I truly care for all of my clients, and work diligently to help find them the answers they seek. Since 2014, I have worked with a variety of clients dealing with circumstances that are unique to their lives.
EMILY HICKS, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
I am a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC) board certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). I provide medication management services for a wide range of mental health disorders including but not limited to depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and more. I see patients of all ages ranging from children to older adults. I am passionate about providing and extending access to mental healthcare here in Kentucky.
Angela J. Silva, LPCC-S, NCC
Steve Hammond, LPCC
Clinician, Mt. Sterling Office
I am a proud Husband, Father (of three boys), Christian, Counselor, Lifelong Student, Abuse Survivor, and Friend. My passion is helping others and thankfully over my past 9 years of experience in mental health work and schooling I have been able to make my passion a career. I believe every person has strengths to be tapped into and the ability to make changes in their lives, and I enjoy being a witness and aid to that change. I graduated with two master's in both school and mental health counseling, and currently hold a LPCC license in KY, and look forward to helping you overcome obstacles in your own life through my education and experience.
Kaley Wheeldon, LPCA, PBSS
Clinician, Somerset Office
I’m a Licensed Professional Counseling Associate (LPCA) and Positive Behavior Support Specialist (PBSS). I graduated from the University of the Cumberlands with a Master's degree in Clinical Mental Health and Professional Counseling. I have experience working with children with autism, teens, young adults, and families. I strive every day to show compassion, understanding and love to all my clients, in all walks of life.
Mary Conlee-Smith, BSW, TCM
Targeted Case Manager Supervisor/Partner
I have a Bachelors in Arts of Sociology and a Bachelors in Social Work with a minor in Criminology and an emphasis in Substance Use Treatment. I attended Morehead State University. I have worked with SAPP at both the county and state levels. It is my hope to build positive relationships with clients that will allow them to realize and know their self worth and to allow that experience to impact their daily lives for years to come.
Amanda Conlee, BA, TCM
Targeted Case Manager
I have a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology with an emphasis in Criminology. I have worked as a Correction's Officer at the county level and enjoyed helping people realize they do not have to be defined by their past. I look forward to serving clients at Victory Counseling and cannot wait to meet each of you!
Allie Dodson, BS, TCM
Targeted Case Manager
I graduated from Eastern Kentucky University’s College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences with a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology, and a concentration in general psychology. My ultimate goal is to earn my Doctorate and become a clinical psychologist, though before that I would like to earn my Master's Degree and practice therapy. I am interested in working with all ages, and in the future I hope to offer a variety of therapies, treatments, and services to a diverse group of individuals. I look forward to providing case management services!