Our Team

Psychotherapist, Registered Dietitian & Eating Disorder Specialist

Virginia Inglese, MA, RD, LCSW, CLC, CEDS

Virginia Inglese is a psychotherapist and registered dietitian, specializing in eating disorders, healing families, empowering teens, and launching young adults. She is also a certified yoga and movement therapist, using these skills to help clients improve their health and release traumas and physical and emotional pain.

J.R. Lippold, MA, MSW, LGSW, LCSW

J.R. has extensive experience working with individuals, couples, and families in crisis, as well as adolescents, young adults, and members of the LGBTQ community. His unique and direct approach draws from his multifaceted experiences to provide insight into how environmental, mental/emotional, and health-related factors can influence an individual’s thoughts, feelings, and behaviors – all factors that can lead to emotional distress, anxiety, and depression.

Tamara Christman, MA, MEd, LPC

Tammy enjoys helping clients identify and use their strengths to regulate negative thoughts, feelings and behaviors in their daily lives.

Susan Theon, MSW, Supervisee in Clinical Social Work

Susan empowers her clients through building strengths and resiliency to change.

Kelly Zupancic, MA, MS, MSW, QMHP-A, Supervisee in Clinical Social Work

Kelly empowers clients to identify natural skills and strengths to overcome obstacles and develop healthy relationships.

Angelica Torres, MA, Resident in Counseling

Angelica Torres is passionate about working with adolescents and adults, with a special focus on empowering teens and helping young adults launch. Angelica works with individuals to help them process life experiences, discover their identity, transform relationships, cope with life changes, build self-esteem, heal from eating disorders, improve body image, decrease anxiety and depression, and...
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

Liana Waybright, RDN

Liana Waybright is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist with experience in pediatric nutrition, childhood and adult disordered eating, body image concerns, eating disorders and other mental health disorders including anxiety, depression and trauma.   Liana obtained undergraduate degrees in Culinary Arts and Nutrition from Johnson & Wales University in Providence, Rhode Island. She completed her Dietetic...

Megan White, MSW, Supervisee in Clinical Social Work

Megan views the therapeutic process as a collaborative one, and works with clients to identify their strengths and develop accessible coping skills that can be used in everyday life. She is passionate about working with clients living with eating disorders and works from an intersectional, Health At Every Size perspective. Using methods such as Cognitive...

Nailah Washington, QMHP-A, Resident in Counseling

Nailah had a masters degree in clinical mental health counseling and a Board Registered Resident in Counseling in the Commonwealth of Virginia. She is trained as a trauma-informed EMDR therapist. Her theoretical foundations are Sex therapy, Positive Psychology and Cognitive Behavioral therapy with a multicultural approach to tailor treatment to each client. She specializes in...

Jeannie Cha, MSW, QMHP-T, Supervisee in Clinical Social Work

My therapeutic approach prioritizes trauma-informed practice and empowering the individual through their strengths. I create a nonjudgmental space for dialogue that is facilitated with empathy and active listening. I am passionate about getting to know the client and collaborating on ways to complete their goals by utilizing treatment modalities that will work for the individual. I integrate...
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

Caroline Knight, RDN

Caroline Knight is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist with experience in sports nutrition, eating disorders & disordered eating in children and adults, pediatric nutrition, gastrointestinal issues, body image concerns, and food allergies. Caroline received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Virginia. She then earned her Master of Science degree in Nutrition...

Amanda Yi, MSW, Supervisee in Clinical Social Work

Amanda received a Master’s in Social Work from Virginia Commonwealth University and is currently working towards LCSW Licensure. Amanda has experience working with individuals and groups, and has worked in a variety of treatment settings including outpatient counseling, residential treatment facilities, and schools. Amanda has a passion for helping clients who struggle with disordered eating,...

Eugenia Stokes, MA, Resident in Counseling

Healing is a process when working with couples, families, and individuals that happens in the context of relationships, and despite the issues that life presents, there is always hope. Eugenia considers it a privilege to work alongside her clients who are struggling with many issues including, depression, anxiety, and a range of emotional and behavioral...

Isha Sengupta, MS, Resident in Counseling

Healing is a journey rather than a destination. Isha strives to be a co-passenger on this journey by providing her clients with a safe space in which they feel unconditionally accepted and actively heard. She uses a strength-based, trauma-informed, and culturally responsive approach to therapy, to enable empowerment and foster resiliency in her clients. While...

Ioana Montel, MSW, MSc, Supervisee in Social Work

Ioana believes that when we know better, we do better. As a trauma-centered practitioner, she helps her clients explore and process the emotions and physical sensations that are interfering with their life. Her approach draws on Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR); attachment & polyvagal theories; ego states; and emotionally focused therapy. Ioana encourages and...

Dani Hulse, MS, Resident in Counseling

Dani received her Master’s in Mental Health Counseling in June 2020 and is currently a Ph.D. student in General Psychology. Dani is a Resident in Counseling pursuing her LPC Licensure. Her clinical focus is on trauma, complex PTSD, anxiety and mood disorders, military service-related stress, dissociative disorders, and crisis intervention with families and individual adults,...

Haley Gaetani, MS, Resident in Counseling

Haley is passionate about assisting adolescents and adults in processing their thoughts, emotions, and behaviors associated with their current struggles in a healthy way.  She works with her clients to identify their core beliefs that contribute to their identity, self-worth, and communication style and uses a strength-based approach to promote positive change and growth. Haley...

Shelly Johnson, MSW, LCSW

Shelly enjoys helping individuals and families struggling to manage challenging life circumstances. She uses a strengths-based approach to encourage healing, life transitions and promoting a positive change in an individual’s life. Shelly is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has a passion for working with adolescents and families while supporting the goal of healing and...
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

Julia Steinway, RDN

Julia Steinway is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist with experience in eating disorders, disordered eating in children and adults, body image concerns and other mental health disorders. Julia obtained her undergraduate degree in Marketing and Retail Management from Syracuse University. She went on to obtain a second bachelors degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from the University...

Shaina Anderson, MSW, Supervisee in Social Work

Shaina Anderson received a Master’s in Social Work from Howard University and is currently working towards LCSW Licensure. Shaina also has a Master of Science in Sociology with a concentration in Criminal Justice from Longwood University. She has experience working with a variety of individuals; including children, adolescents, and families. Shaina brings her passion and...

Bekah Allred, MSW, Supervisee in Social Work

Bekah is currently working as a LCSW supervisee, and received her undergraduate degree in Psychology from Duke University and her Master of Social Work from the University of North Carolina. Bekah loves working with youth of all ages, adults and families, and firmly believes everyone should have a safe, nonjudgmental, and healing place to work...

Courtney Reeves, MSW, Supervisee in Social Work

Courtney is experienced in hospice and oncology social work, working with individuals going through a loss of a loved one, vicarious trauma, or diagnosed with a medical illness. She is passionate about working with the LGBTQIA+ community, and has a personal insight into the challenges and stressors of military families. Courtney enjoys working with teenagers...

Kahdeem George, MS, Resident in Counseling

Kahdeem is a Resident in Counseling approved by the Virginia Board of Counseling and is working towards licensure. He graduated with a Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology located in the District of Columbia. He has over nine years of experience working in diverse settings including outpatient,...
Psychotherapy Intern

Tikycia Matos, MSW, Intern

Tikycia is working towards earning her Master’s in Social Work from Virginia Commonwealth University in the summer of 2022, and plans on working towards LCSW Licensure after graduation. Tikycia has experience working with individuals and groups and has worked in a variety of treatment settings, including outpatient counseling, community support, and military childcare. Tikycia is...

Samantha Singer, MSW, Supervisee in Social Work

Samantha received her Bachelor of Social Work degree from George Mason University and her Master in Social Work degree from the University of Southern California and is currently working as a Clinical Social Worker Supervisee. She began her career working in a Partial Hospitalization and Intensive Outpatient setting for eating disorders, working with clients diagnosed...

Jamilla Abughali, MBA, MSW, RCSWI

Jamilla (Ja-ME-La) is a Registered Clinical Social Work Supervisee (RCSWI). She specializes in a strengths-based approach utilizing Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), and Trauma-Informed therapy. She creates an atmosphere of trust and confidence amongst patients and their social support. Jamilla is compassionate and caring with a welcoming personality providing a nonjudgmental environment for...

Lily, “Therapy” Dog

Lily is our beloved “therapy” dog of our practice. She loves to welcome clients with her very sweet and sensitive demeanor. She is always happy to see clients at Total Health Concepts!

Carter Weeman, MS, Resident in Counseling

Hope, growth, strength, and increased happiness are possible. Taking the first step toward healing and continuing to persevere through adversity requires courage, and you don’t have to do it alone. I believe human beings are innately driven toward happiness and health, but difficult experiences, unmet needs, and self-defeating beliefs can get in the way of...