About

Jihad Aziz
Jihad Aziz, Ph.D.

Director, Licensed Psychologist

Jihad's clinical interests include training and supervision, conflict mediation, community violence, multiculturalism, African-American men's issues, and leadership development.

Sydney Brodeur McDonald
Sydney Brodeur McDonald, Ph.D.

Associate Director for Training, Licensed Psychologist

Sydney's clinical interests include eating disorders, couples therapy, grief, truama, sexual identity, parenting, and dialectical behavior therapy.

Kelly Reiner
Kelly Reiner, Psy.D.

Associate Director for Clinical Services, Licensed Psychologist

Kelly's clincial interests include dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT), depression, anxiety, couples/family issues, groups, and training and supervision.

Lisa Beck
Lisa Beck, Ph.D.

Safe Zone Coordinator, Licensed Psychologist

Lisa's clincial interests include issues related to sexuality & gender identity (LGBTQIA+), first generation students, identity development, multicultural & social justice issues and sex positivism.

Dana Blackmer
Dana Blackmer, Ph.D.

Staff Psychologist, Director of Sport Psychology, Licensed Psychologist

Dana's clinical interests include althletics, relationship issues, anxiety, and depression.

Caroline Coffill senior staff clinician
Caroline Coffill, MSW

Staff Clinician, Case Manager, Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Caroline’s clinical interests include relationship concerns, family of origin issues, trauma, multicultural issues, and perinatal depression.

Dan Elreda
Dan Elreda, Ph.D.

Clinical Coordinator, Licensed Psychologist

Dan's clinical interests include grief, graduate students, obsessive-compulsive disorder, social anxiety, couples therapy, group therapy, and trauma.

Megan Guinn
Megan Guinn, Ph.D.

Coordinator of Psychology Practicum; LGBTQIA+ Emphasis; Licensed Psychologist

Megan's clinical interests include attachment and relationship concerns, identity development, multicultural and LGBTQIA+ issues, trauma, group therapy, and supervision/training.

Myriam Kadeba
Myriam T. Kadeba, Ph.D.

Staff Clinician

Myriam's clinical interests include intersectional identity concerns, women’s health issues, Immigration/International students, adjustment concerns, and trauma.

Mijin Kim senior staff clinician
Mijin Kim, Ph.D.

Staff Clinician

Mijin's clinical interests include international students’ cross-cultural adjustment, clinical issues among immigrant/person of color population, interpersonal violence, trauma, attachment, training and supervision

Katie Linder
Katie Lindner, Psy.D.

Liaison to VCU School of the Arts, Licensed Psychologist

Katie's clincial interests include identity development, multicultural issues, LGBTQIA+ issues, existential concerns, and training and supervision.

Beth Parsons
Beth Parsons, Ph.D.

Staff Psychologist - MCV Campus, Licensed Psychologist

Beth's clincial interests include trauma, couples work, multicultural and gender issues, LGBT issues, eating disorders, and use of mindfulness in therapy. 

Camille Rudney
Camille Rudney, MSW

Staff Clinician - MCV Campus, Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Camille's clinical interests include trauma, group therapy, working with gender identity and sexuality, the impact of systemic oppression and discrimination on mental health.

Miki Skinner
Miki Skinner, Ph.D.

Staff Psychologist - MCV Campus, Licensed Psychologist

Miki's clincial interests include wellness of students in the health professions, anxiety, grief and loss, depression, LGBTQ concerns, and incorporating mindfulness into therapy.

Christine Strasser
Christine Strasser, Psy.D.

Sexual Assault Specialist, Outreach Coordinator, Licensed Psychologist

Christine's interests include sexual assault and intimate partner violence, grief and loss, existential concerns, women’s issues, mindfulness based treatment, and group psychotherapy.

Kristi Vera
Kristi M. Vera, MSW

Coordinator for Groups, Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Kristi's clinical interests include trauma, working with Axis II disorders, group therapy, grief, and multicultural issues.