Our counselors are here to help you with the tough stuff, but we also believe in the power of mental health maintenance and self discovery! You don’t have to be in a place of overwhelm and crisis to reach out for counseling--we are here to support you in managing life’s challenges big and small!


 

Anna zapata, LPC, RYT

Owner of Dallas Healing House

Licensed Professional Counselor

Certified in EMDR

Registered Yoga Teacher

$125 per 50 min counseling session or individual yoga session

Out of pocket payment or out of network insurance billing possible

anna@dallashealinghouse.com

(469) 389-0039

Anna is a Licensed Professional Counselor, a certified EMDR practitioner, and the owner of Dallas Healing House. Anna completed her Masters of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at the University of North Texas, and her background is in working with adult survivors of trauma.

Anna specializes in anxiety, depression, and post traumatic stress. Anna’s background is in working with the toughest of life's challenges such as sexual assaults, abuse/ neglect, loss of loved ones, divorces/ break ups, and other traumatic events. Anna is passionate about helping survivors gain more freedom from their pasts and feel empowered in their lives. Anna is a Registered Yoga Teacher with further training in trauma informed yoga, and she has her certification in EMDR, an evidenced based treatment for trauma processing.

With a gentle and relatable attitude, Anna brings a sense of kindness and compassion to every session with her clients. She believes in the resilience and innate inner resources of each individual and is committed in helping you nurture self-awareness, change unhelpful beliefs, and process through anything keeping you from reaching your desired state of wellness.

The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of the depths.
— Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

Lakeita roberts, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Trained in EMDR

$115 per 50 min individual session, $140 for couples

Out of pocket payment or out of network insurance billing possible.

lakeita@dallashealinghouse.com

(469) 708-6435

Lakeita is a Licensed Professional Counselor and completed her Bachelors of Science in Psychology at Jackson State University. She holds a Masters of Science in Counseling from Southern Methodist University where she received specialty training in aiding marriage and family issues. She has a background of counseling adolescent and adult clients with complex trauma histories. Lakeita also has experience serving families and individuals impacted by secondary trauma.

Lakeita is a trained Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) clinician and a Prepare/Enrich facilitator with a strong interest in improving relationships and client-awareness. She approaches therapy in a collaborative manner to process issues such as PTSD, attachment concerns, anxiety, depression, and others. EMDR has proven to be an effective modality to explore these issues.

Lakeita believes that humans are holistic and goal-oriented, and that they develop characteristic ways of living based on their social experiences. With her genuine guidance, counseling can be a process of personal exploration and an opportunity for you to achieve a greater sense of peace. Together we will attempt to resolve your concerns in a safe and healthy environment.

Ours is not the task of fixing the entire world all at once, but of stretching out to mend the part of the world that is within our reach.
— Clarissa Pinkola Estes

RACHEL TWEED, LPC, LMT

Licensed Professional Counselor

Licensed Massage Therapist

In process of EMDR training

$125 per 50 minute individual session.

Out of pocket payment or out of network insurance billing possible

rachel@dallashealinghouse.com

(469) 431-3902

Rachel is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Massage Therapist. She completed her Masters of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at the University of North Texas and received her Certificate of Massage from Parker University.

Rachel works with a variety of issues including (but not limited to) grief, anxiety, depression, and relationship issues. She is passionate about working with survivors of domestic and family violence. Rachel also supports the needs of helpers, working with teachers, medical professionals, and other mental health providers to combat the effects of burnout and vicarious trauma.

When in session with clients, Rachel provides a safe and nurturing environment encouraging the release of stress and emotional load of daily life. As a therapist, Rachel approaches client growth with a collaborative eye, acknowledging that clients are the experts in their own life. Rachel challenges and supports clients as they come to realize their true selves and embrace their imperfections.

Rachel’s work as a massage therapist supports her passion for the body-mind connection. She approaches wellness from a holistic approach and addresses somatic reactions to stress and trauma.

The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction, not a destination.
— Carl Rogers

Jessica Chavolla, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

$125 individual sessions, $150 couple or family sessions

Out of pocket payment or out of network insurance billing possible

jessica@dallashealinghouse.com

(214) 430-4897

Jessica is a Licensed Professional Counselor and completed her Masters of Science degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at the University of North Texas. She is also a graduate of Texas A&M University, Class of 2012 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and minor in English. She has a background of working with people of all ages in recovery from addictions and eating disorders in intensive treatment settings.

Jessica helps women and men explore issues related to family of origin, gender and sexuality, body image, self-esteem, boundaries, and perfectionism. She aims to help her clients gain awareness of avoidance patterns, addictions, disordered eating, and “stuck points” and create room for personal growth and authenticity.

Jessica believes in the power of connecting with self and others. As humans, we receive constant messages from our families, media, and society that can often hold us back from listening to or using our own voice. She collaborates with her clients to unlock abilities and strengths, and to empower them to lead fulfilling lives.

As long as you are breathing, there is more right with you than there is wrong, no matter how ill or how hopeless you may feel.
— Jon Kabat-Zinn

Dasha SemeNyuk, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Trained in EMDR

$140 for 50 minute individual sessions

Out of pocket payment or out of network insurance billing possible

dasha@dallashealinghouse.com

(469) 751-7440

Dasha completed her MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of North Texas. She is trained in EMDR, and she is a Prepare/Enrich facilitator. Dasha is trained in Gottman, DBT, and schema therapy.

Dasha works with adults who are experiencing a variety of issues including anxiety, depression, post-traumatic stress, grief and loss, relationship problems, and difficulty adjusting to life changes. She also enjoys working with couples and the LGBTQ+ community.

In her work with clients, Dasha focuses on helping them discover skills and tools to manage distress, as well as exploring underlying issues, which helps build self-awareness and facilitates long-term change. She provides support and guidance for clients to free themselves of unhelpful and limiting beliefs. One of Dasha’s main goals as a therapist is to empower her clients to feel more confident in themselves, their belief systems, and their relationships with others.

Dasha is currently training her Pomeranian puppy Luna with the goal of providing animal-assisted therapy.



helen pieracacos, LPC-Intern

Licensed Professional Counselor Intern

$75 per session individual session

Out of pocket payment. Saturday appointments available.

helen@dallashealinghouse.com

(469) 389-2938

Helen is a Licensed Professional Counselor Intern under the supervision of Jessica Callahan, LPC-Supervisor. She completed her Masters of Science in Counseling and Development from Texas Woman’s University. Helen has a background in working with culturally diverse survivors of abuse and trauma.

Helen serves highly sensitive teens (15+) and adults experiencing challenges with anxiety, self-esteem, relationship issues, LGBTQ+ issues, and codependency. As an HSP herself, Helen is passionate about the unique strengths and challenges that HSP’s experience. She believes in promoting your innate ability to grow through education, practicing self-compassion, and expressing your inner experience through creativity.

Helen believes in the resiliency and wholeness of the human spirit, and that each one of us is unique and goal-oriented. Through your power of choice, together we can process and heal wounds in a space where you are free to thrive and rediscover yourself.

If you were born with the weakness to fall, you were born with the strength to rise.
— Rupi Kaur

Yige “Eager” Chen, LPC-Intern

Licensed Professional Counselor Intern

Trained in EMDR

*Speaks English & Mandarin

$75 per 50 minutes session for individual

Out of pocket payment

eager@dallashealinghouse.com

(682)320-4659

Yige “Eager” Chen is a Licensed Professional Counselor Intern under the supervision of Beth Harp, LPC-S. Yige completed her Master of Education in Professional Counseling from Oklahoma City University. Yige has a background in working with adolescent and adult survivors of trauma. Yige also has experience working on relationship enrichment with interracial couples.

Yige is passionate about working with adults going through challenging life experiences such as sexual trauma, emotional abuse, depression, anxiety, relationship difficulties, and attachment issues. Yige is an Internal Family Systems and Gestalt therapy trained counselor who believes in creating a safe, relational space to foster connection with clients. She uses mind-body approaches, incorporating body movement and other treatment modalities with goals of facilitating wholehearted growth. Yige utilizes Internal Family Systems, an evidenced based approach, to help people heal wounds from trauma.  

With an open mind, Yige creates a sense of warmth and compassion in her sessions. Yige believes in the following teaching she received from a supervisor: “contact over time creates connection, connection over time creates relationship, and relationship over time creates intimacy.” She strongly believes that through an authentic, compassionate connection individuals can resolve and heal relational wounds. Yige provides bilingual therapy services with Chinese (Mandarin) and English.

Vulnerability is the birthplace of love, belonging, joy, courage, empathy, and creativity. It is the source of hope, empathy, accountability, and authenticity. If we want greater clarity in our purpose or deeper and more meaningful spiritual lives, vulnerability is the path.
— Brene Brown