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Meet our online therapists.
PlushCare has therapists that are licensed to practice in 44 states. Our licensed therapists average 15 years of experience and are dedicated to providing the highest quality mental health support. Because of this, it’s unsurprising that PlushCare has a 4.9/5 consumer rating.
Melissa Dowd, LMFT
Melissa Dowd received her Master’s in Counseling Psychology from Dominican University. She has experience with a wide range of clients, including LGBTQ+ clients. She provides therapy under the model that one size does not fit all. She has expertise in CBT, psychodynamic techniques, mindfulness techniques, and others. She loves to volunteer with endangered wild animals and spend time in nature. She is available in CA, FL, OH, PA, & TX.
Amy Kaplan, LCSW
Amy Kaplan received her Master’s in Social Work from California State University, Long Beach. She has over 20 years of experience and works with various patients, although she especially loves maternal mental health. She uses EMDR and evidence-based treatment approaches. Her quotes have been featured in NYT, CBS News, and more. She loves spending time with family, camping, and tennis. She is available in CA, IA, ME, OR, VA, & VT.
Rebecca Bal, LMFT
Rebecca Bal has a Master’s in Marriage and Family Therapy from Fuller Theological Seminary. She works from a psychodynamic, attachment-based, and relational lens. She is especially passionate about working with youth and young adults from a variety of multi-ethnic backgrounds. She has extensive experience with depression, anxiety, PTSD and uses social justice and trauma-informed approaches. She is available in CA,HI,IN,MA,MI, &NH.
Dr. Susan Gamurot, LCSW
Susan Gamurot has a Master’s Degree in Social Work from San Jose State University. She is bilingual in Spanish and has 16 years of experience. She works with a variety of populations including infants, children, teens, and adults, with a wide variety of mental health needs including anxiety, depression, and trauma. She uses a strength-based treatment approach and has expertise in Play Therapy. She is available in AZ,CA,FL, &NV.
Rosa Gomez, LMFT
Rosa Gomez has a Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from National University. She takes a holistic approach to therapy, catering to her clients’ personal needs. Her focus areas are depression, anxiety, grief, relationships, trauma, and cultural issues. She focuses on acceptance, empathy, and non-judgment. She is available in CA,FL,AZ,WY, &NM.
Carleen Lillich, LPCC
Carleen Lillich earned her dual Master’s Degree from John Brown University. She has 19 years of experience, working with patients from infants to grandparents. She focuses on children who experienced trauma at a young age, wishing to instill hope in them and their families and help them fearlessly thrive. She has many specialities including Early Childhood, Play Therapy, TF-CBT, and more. She is available in AR,CA, , &TX.
Kyshia Williams, LCSW
Kyshia Williams received her Master’s of Social Work from University of Central Florida. She has experience in a variety of settings with a variety of clients, including families and geriatric patients. She specializes in depression, anxiety, and relationships. She uses CBT, Client Centered Therapy, and Strengths Based Therapy. She is committed to seeing others mature personally as well as professionally. She is available in DE,FL,NC,SC,TX,VA,WA, &WY.
Dr. Valerie Ostrosky, LPCC
Valerie Ostrosky has a Master’s Degree in Community Counseling from Gannon University. She has 10 years of experience ranging in environments from outpatient to residential settings, and with clients experiencing mild to serious mental illness. She is certified in DBT and works together with clients to find the best treatment method for them. She is available in CA,ID,KS,NE, &PA.
Frank Del Fiugo, LMFT
Frank del Fiugo received his Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology from JFK University. He specializes in helping adults going through difficult transitions and emotional and stress management. He utilizes CBT, psychodynamic therapy, neuroscience, and even Virtual Reality, for situations such as fear of flying or public speaking, in his practice. He is available in CA,CO,NH,RI, &TX.
Dr. Kimberly Nelson, Ph.D
Dr. Kimberly Nelson earned her M.S. in Psychology from Eastern Washington University and Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision from University of Northern Colorado. She believes mental and physical health are a balance of mind, body, and spirit. She has 19 years of experience, specializing in depression, anxiety, and relationships. She takes a non-judgmental, collaborative approach to treatment. She is available in FL,GA,LA,MD,ND,TX, &VA.
Dr. Cheryl Lynn, LCSW
Cheryl Lynn received her Master’s of Social Work from Clark Atlanta University. She is working on her doctorate in Community Care and Counseling at Liberty University. She has experience with children, teens, and adults, in a variety of environments. She focuses on PTSD and trauma-related issues, but also works with depression, anxiety, anger management, and grief. She uses CBT, mindfulness, and mind-body work. She is available in GA,AL,KY, &NM.
Dr. Jennifer Koning, LCSW
Jennifer Koning received her Master of Social Work degree from Portland State University. She has 7 years of experience and works with a variety of clients including children, couples, and individuals. She is passionate about working with women and mothers. She aims to provide a safe place to process the journey of motherhood, and has several advanced trainings in perinatal mental health. She is available in CA,FL,IN,MT,DC,SD, &WA.
Dr. Andrew Brandt, LPC
Andrew Brand has a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology from Cardinal Stritch University. He likes to use empirically supported CBT and DBT in his treatment. He is a strong believer in the benefits of mindfulness and exercise. He places immense value in the power of the individual and strives to help clients recognize their strength and value. He loves music, hiking, and the outdoors. He is available in TX,PA, &SD..
Michelle Turk, LMFT
Michelle Turk received her Master’s in Counseling from California State University, Fresno. She has expertise in CBT, DBT, and Motivational Interviewing. She has 7 years of experience with a range of clients, including those with substance use issues. She is passionate about reducing the stigma associated with mental health treatment. She enjoys baking, traveling, and spending time with her daughter. She is available in CA,AK,KS,TX,VA, &WI.
Jennifer Mally, LCPC
Jennifer Mally has a Master’s in Clinical Psychology from Roosevelt University. She has over 20 years of experience and focuses on depression, anxiety, relationship issues, and life transitions. Her counseling style is empathetic and nonjudgmental. She uses CBT and humanistic and psychodynamic orientations. She aims to support and empower her clients towards a joyful and positive life experience. She is available in MD,NC,IL,MI,OR,TN, &NJ.
Dr. Meaghan Escareno, LCSW
Meaghan Escareno earned her Master’s in Social Work from University of Illinois at Chicago. She has over 15 years of experience. She specializes in depression, anxiety, relationships, career challenges, and postpartum issues. She uses CBT, DBT, and goal-oriented treatment approaches. She combines her understanding of metaphysical energy work with traditional therapy to treat the mind, body and spirit. She is available inTX,RI,SC,OK, &WV.
Marina Tonkonogy, LMFT
Marina Tonkonogy received her Master’s in Psychology from Phillips Graduate Institute. She has over 17 years of experience. Being a first generation immigrant, she especially enjoys working with immigrants to navigate those associated challenges. She is bilingual in Russian and certified in psychoanalysis. She hopes to empower her clients to find solutions and implement them in their lives. She is available in CA,AR,MO, &VT.
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At PlushCare, we put the patient first in our virtual primary care and mental health treatment. We are committed to upholding the highest standards of care and improving patient outcomes throughout the healthcare experience.
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