ABOUT

Calming Wind Counseling Services, LLC is a group mental health private practice located at 9023 Forest Hill Ave in the Bon Air, VA area. We are a team of licensed mental health professionals who are driven to provide effective and humanistic counseling.

Through the use of evidence based practices Calming Wind Counseling Services providers utilize individual, couples, group, and family strengths to assist clients in building successful and enjoyable lives.

Calming Wind Counseling Services, LLC provides outpatient therapy, telemental health, clinical supervision, clinical consultation, and clinical education services. Through these services Calming Wind Counseling Services, LLC promotes the growth and development of clients, clinicians in training, and fellow clinicians.

OUR TEAM

Jonathan Ugalde, LPC

Executive Director of Operations and Finance & Therapist; Co-Founder

 

Jon is a trauma informed, person-centered, and systemic therapist believing in the power our experiences and relationships have on us. Jon’s clinical experience has been with those who are going through “Life’s Transitions” while working in substance use clinics, wilderness programs, community based mental health agencies, and outpatient therapy practices.

 

 

 

Full Biography

Hours:

Monday & Wednesday:

5:00pm-8:00pm

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday:

5:30pm-8:30pm

Saturday:     

9:00am-12:00pm

Email:

jugalde@calmingwindcounseling.com

Robin Fore Martin, LPC

Therapist & Board Approved Clinical Supervisor (Telehealth Only)

Robin Fore Martin is a licensed professional counselor who is certified in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and is a Board Approved Clinical Supervisor. Robin believes in meeting people where they are with their mental health and substance use needs while providing strategies and techniques to help them move in the direction of their choice.

Full Biography

Hours:

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday:

9:00am-11:00am

Tuesday:

9:00am-11:00am;

6:00pm-9:00pm

Saturday:     

Call for Availability

Email:

rforemartin@calmingwindcounseling.com

Cortney Zeigler Ugalde, LPC

Executive Director of Branding and Logistics & Therapist;

Co-Founder

Cortney is a passionate and motivated person centered therapist who pulls from the strengths of relationships to help clients’ develop motivation, and coping skills through the use of person centered therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, and dialectical behavioral therapy. Cortney’s clinical experience working in group emergency foster care and community based mental health agencies has helped strengthen her passion for helping others develop respectful and caring relationships with each other.

Full Biography

Hours:

Monday & Wednesday:

5:00pm-8:00pm

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday:

5:30pm-8:30pm

Saturday:     

9:00am-12:00pm

Email:

czeigler@calmingwindcounseling.com

Ashlyn Dimmick, LPC

Clinical Director & Therapist

Ashlyn is a licensed professional counselor with experience coming from community based services. Ashlyn has a experience with a wide variety of mental health needs, especially depression, anxiety, and trauma. She works with clients ages 13 and older, as well as families and couples. She emphaizes learning and using skills that are effective for each individual client to meet their goals. She uses a combination of person-centered, CBT, and DBT within a trauma-informed approach.

Full Biography

Hours:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday:

3:00pm-7:00pm

Saturday:

Call for availability

 

   

Email:

adimmick@calmingwindcounseling.com

Joanna Smith, LPC

Therapist (Telehealth Only)

Joanna Smith is a licensed professional counselor dedicated to increasing access to mental health care by providing counseling services online.  The therapy provided stems from a holistic theoretical orientation primarily based on cognitive-behavioral therapy and person-centered theory.  Joanna has a relaxed, friendly approach and believes everyone is capable of experiencing more joy through simple, practical steps.

Full Biography

Hours:

Monday & Wednesday:

9:00am-5:00pm

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday:

9:00am-5:00pm

Saturday:     

Call for Availability

 

Email:

jsmith@calmingwindcounseling.com

Destiny Douglas, LPC

Therapist

Destiny is a licensed professional counselor and certified substance abuse counselor who is passionate about cultural humility, as well as identity affirming and accessible mental health services. Destiny believes that the goal of therapy is to provide clients with a safe, nonjudgmental, and validating  place to develop and enhance skills that increase clients’ capacity to cope with life’s ongoing stressors.

Full Biography

Hours:

Monday Through Friday:

6pm-9pm

Saturday:

10am-4pm

 

   

 

Email:

ddouglas@calmingwindcounseling.com

Ernest Swanson, LPC

Therapist

Ernest is a licensed professional counselor who comes from a background working community mental health services such as mental health skill building in Southwestern Virginia. Ernest is passionate about helping others and is looking forward to helping those in his local area gain access to outpatient therapy services through telehealth. 

Full Biography

Hours:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday:

9:15am-12:15pm

Saturday:

Call for availability

 

   

 

Email:

eswanson@calmingwindcounseling.com

Hayley Dodd, LPC

Therapist

Hayley is a licensed professional counselor who is coming from the Washington D.C. area to provide outpatient therapy services via telehealth. Hayley has a lot of experience in outpatient therapy and we are excited to be welcoming her to the team.

Full Biography

Hours:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday:

9:15am-12:15pm

Saturday:

Call for availability

 

   

 

Email:

hdodd@calmingwindcounseling.com

Christine Vazquez, ATR-BC

ATR-BC & Group Leader 

Christine Vazquez is a ATR-BC who has years of experience of being a Licensed Professional Counselor in South Carolina. Christine is a Certified Mind Body Medicine Practitioner who loves encouraging others to use imagination and relaxation for healing. She has worked as an ATR-BC for ten years in many different settings.

Full Biography

Hours:

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Email:

cvazquez@calmingwindcounseling.com

 

 

 

 

Calming Wind Counseling Services, 9023 Forest Hill Avenue, Suite 2A, Bon Air, VA 23235

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