Updates

We wanted to reach out to inform you of the exciting updates and new additions to the AIM Counseling Group team.

Our student intern Rose Balyeat has graduated with her Master’s Degree and is now a Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern. She has stepped into the role of Assistant Clinical Director and is taking new clients both in-office and via telehealth.

Niamh Kennaugh remains available for both telehealth and in-office sessions. She will also continue to support the AIM Counseling team as the Group Director and by providing parents, children, and adolescents with psychoeducational resources on coping and resilience. Please see the group dropdown under services for more information.

Mary Hemrick, Art Therapist has started her maternity leave. We are so excited for her growing family! When she returns, we will reach out to offer our clients Art Therapy sessions both in-office and via telehealth,

We have also added a new clinician to our office, and she is already beginning to see clients both in-office and via telehealth. Below you will find brief descriptions about who she is and her experience working with clients:

Hannah Varnadoe, MA, Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern

Hannah graduated with her Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Florida Gulf Coast University. She has completed internships at the David Lawrence Center, Operation Par, and Nextep. She has experience working in addictions counseling, group and individual therapy, crisis intervention, as well as more mainstream mental health concerns such as anger, depression, self-injury, and ADHD. She has also worked as a Community Action Treatment Team therapist to conduct individual and family counseling with youth at risk of being placed out of home due to their mental health including jail, foster care, and residential treatment.

Amie will be working as a team with the AIM therapists and their clients. Amie believes when we work as a team, we can support clients to reach their therapeutic goals in the most effective and time-efficient manner. By utilizing the skills of these clinicians, the AIM team will be able to support the needs of our clients!

If you have any questions, feel free to call the office at 239-221-6370.

Best,

The AIM Counseling Team