Wellspring of Life Counseling & Play Therapy Center, PLLC - Company Message
Meet Our Therapists
Our people are among the most talented in the industry. It would be our pleasure to put our extensive experience to work for you.
Christina Villarreal-Davis, Ph.D., LPC-S, RPT-S, NCC
Christina Villarreal-Davis, Ph.D., LPC-S, RPT-S, NCC
Dr. Villarreal-Davis is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Supervisor (LPC-S), a Registered Play Therapist and Supervisor (RPT-S), and a National Certified Counselor (NCC). She received her Master’s degree in Community Counseling from St. Mary’s University in 2002 and her Doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from Regent University in 2007. She has over 14 years of experience in working with children, adolescents, adults, families and couples with various emotional and behavioral concerns, to include depression, anxiety, trauma/PTSD, grief and loss, couples and marital problems, behavioral problems, ADHD, parenting, adjustment issues, and children in foster care . She specializes in working with children utilizing play therapy as well as enhancing parenting skills through Child Parent Relationship Therapy (CPRT). Dr. Villarreal-Davis is a member of the Association for Play Therapy, Texas Association for Play Therapy (TAPT), the Alamo Chapter of TAPT, and the American Association of Christian Counselors. She has also served on the board for the Alamo Chapter of TAPT. In her free time, Dr. Villarreal-Davis enjoys spending time with her family, playing sports, outdoor activities, traveling, reading, and learning!
Adam Campos, MA, LPC-S
Adam Campos, MA, LPC-S
Adam Campos is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Supervisor (LPC-S) and has been practicing counseling for over 9 years. He is a graduate of St. Mary’s University and received his Master’s degree in Community Counseling in 2006. He enjoys working with children (ages 3 & up), adolescents, adults, families, and couples. He utilizes various approaches in counseling, including Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Person-Centered Therapy, and Solution-Focused Brief Therapy. He specializes in men’s issues, child and family therapy, marriage/couples/relationship therapy, substance abuse disorders, depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, trauma/PTSD, behavioral problems, school problems, ADHD, parenting solutions, and grief/loss to name a few. He is also a Certified Special Education Teacher and has over 10 years of experience working with children requiring special education services, behavioral needs, implementing and IEP (Individualized Education Plan), and understanding of ARDs. During his spare time, Adam enjoys bike riding, martial arts, reading, and video gaming.
Roxane Marines, MA, LPC, RPT
Roxane Marines, MA, LPC, RPT
Roxane Marines is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and Registered Play Therapist (RPT). Roxane has been a mental health professional for over 12 years and has worked in a variety of settings with clients of all ages including very young children, adolescents, adults, families, and elderly. Roxane obtained her Master of Arts degree in counseling at UTSA in 2006 while working with local children and families coping with disabilities, abuse/neglect, and domestic violence at three different local agencies concurrently. Her undergraduate work in Psychology included participation in a literacy research study with local middle school students. Over recent years Roxane has provided mental health assessment and consultation to families involved in local community programs and schools including Head Start, Early Childhood Intervention, Early Head Start, and local independent school districts. Roxane specializes in relational, family, and parenting issues helping families cope with anxiety, trauma, adjustment disorders, autism, special needs, and communication and behavioral disorders such as ADHD. Roxane believes that the human spirit can achieve healing and change in an environment that is nurturing, genuine, and accepting of every person as a unique and important individual.
Marquita Wooley, MA, LPC
Marquita Wooley, MA, LPC
Marquita Wooley is a License Professional Counselor (LPC) and received a Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from University of Maryland /Bowie State (European division). As an active duty military spouse, she has first-hand knowledge about the concerns and issues that military families face. She has over 15 years of experience working with retired and active duty military individuals, families, and dependents, as well as civilian children, adolescents, and families in a variety of community therapeutic and psychiatric settings, such as long term and short term, in home mental health community counseling, groups, Intensive Outpatient Treatment (IOP), Outpatient Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP), Acute Inpatient Care, Residential, and probation and parole settings. She enjoys her job as a therapist immensely. She provides a variety of therapeutic services for children (beginning at the age of 8 years); adolescents; adults; families; couples; and gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender. Her areas of expertise are depression, anxiety, grief and loss, low self-esteem, family, couple relationship conflict and intimacy, parenting and co-parenting skills, adoption, behavioral concerns/modification, ADHD, coping with medical issues, and other conditions relating to emotional well-being. She also specializes in significant life transitions, such as divorce, separation, job loss, relaxation, anger management, stress management, spiritual counseling, and life coaching. Her treatment approach is eclectic using a variety of theoretical perspectives such as Reality Base, Brief Solution Focused, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Gestalt Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Experiential Play, Art and Sand Tray Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing.
Alexander "Alex" Portillo, MS, LPC-S
Alexander "Alex" Portillo, MS, LPC-S
Are you looking to change your life and ready to get back on track to where you need to be. I want you to know that you can and the first step is doing something different! I am a experienced licensed professional counselor and board certified supervisor. I have years of experience working with individuals, families, marriage/couples counseling, crisis and trauma work, substance abuse issues, mandated clients, and geriatric counseling. I am passionate about helping others and believe that everyone has their own unique strengths to solve their problems. I hope to be a part of your journey to make new changes that will improve your life!
Mary Baez-Chavez, MSW, LCSW
Mary Baez-Chavez, MSW, LCSW
Mary Baez-Chavez is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with over 20 years of experience in clinical social work and counseling. She received her Master’s degree in Social Work from Our Lady of the Lake University in 1995 and has worked for many years with San Antonio ISD as a clinical social worker. Mrs. Baez-Chavez workes with children suffering from a wide range of issues, including children with ADHD, behavioral concerns, depression, anxiety, PTSD/trauma/sexual, physical, emotional abuse, grief/loss, and various adjustment problems. Mrs. Baez-Chavez also takes a collaborative approach with parents to help them better understand their child and improve parent-child relationships. She specialized in using play therapy, sandtray therapy, and other expressive therapies to help children and families reach their therapeutic goals. She is currently working on obtaining her Registered Play Therapy certificate under the supervision of Dr. Villarreal-Davis.
Albert Combs, MA, LPC
Albert Combs, MA, LPC
Albert Combs is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a National Board Certified Counselor. He received his Master’s degree in counseling from the University of Texas at San Antonio and has been practicing counseling for over 5 years. After many years of government service, counseling is Mr. Combs’ second and most rewarding career. Albert views counseling as a collaborative effort between a therapist and a client. His desire is to help each individual on a journey of self-exploration leading to a greater level of self-awareness. Self-awareness opens the door to action and change which is what most individuals are pursuing when they seek counseling. The client is always allowed to determine the direction of therapy with the therapist identifying client strengths and resources along the way. Albert’s approach to counseling is to integrate the physical, emotional, mental and spiritual aspects of each client into their counseling sessions. Albert would be considered an eclectic counselor because he borrows techniques from a variety of theoretical systems. Depending on the needs of the client, Mr. Combs might use Solution-focused Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) or Gestalt Therapy. Mr. Combs is a teacher and practitioner of mindfulness. Mindfulness means maintaining a moment-by-moment awareness of our thoughts, feelings, bodily sensations, and surrounding environment. Studies have shown that practicing mindfulness, can bring a variety of physical, psychological, and social benefits. Mindfulness increases positive emotions while reducing negative emotions and can help with anxiety and depression. Albert also has extensive training in hypnotherapy and has helped individuals with trauma, addiction and anxiety by using hypnotherapy. Mr. Combs has a wide range of experience in counseling. He has worked with the chronically mentally ill, chemical dependence, anxiety, depression and grief. He has extensive experience working with active military and veterans with PTSD as well as other types of trauma. Mr. Combs has provided successful counseling to adolescents, couples and families in relational, communication and conflict resolution skills.
Nicole Iredale, MA, LPC, NCC
Nicole Iredale, MA, LPC, NCC
Nicole Iredale is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC). She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Louisiana State University in Shreveport in 2002, and earned a Master of Arts degree in Community Counseling from The University of Texas San Antonio in 2012. She specialize in working with adolescents (ages 13 and up), adults, couples, and families. Her primary specialty areas include the following: Personality Disorders, Mood Disorders (including Depression, Bipolar & Related Disorders), Schizophrenia Spectrum & Other Psychotic Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Trauma & Stressor-Related Disorders (including PTSD), Dissociative Disorders, Obsessive-Compulsive & Related Disorders, Impulse Control & Conduct Disorders, Adjustment Disorders, and other disorders related to difficulties with mood and emotional instability. She also has experience working with adolescents and adults diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders, the LGBTQ community and related issues, gender-related issues and concerns, anger management, conflict resolution, bereavement, and co-dependency. Her counseling style is best described as individualized to meet the needs of each client through the use of eclectic techniques from different theories of counseling to promote emotional well-being for each client. Preferred techniques include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Person-Centered Therapy (PCT), and Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) to help clients overcome emotional difficulties. In her free time she enjoy making memories with friends and family, obstacle course training, working out, and cooking.
La Toya Brown, MA, LPC
La Toya Brown, MA, LPC
La Toya N. Brown is a Texas board Licensed Professional Counselor and a 2nd year PsyD counseling psychology student at Our Lady of The Lake University. La Toya received her Master’s in counseling at the University of Texas at San Antonio and her Bachelors of Science at Howard Payne University. La Toya has over a decade of experience in working in the helping field with the majority of her concentration in group counseling, individual and family counseling, as well as working with teens behavior health concerns. She is a member of The Association of Black Psychologists, Bexar County Psychological Association, and the American Counseling Association. La Toya’s interests include strength-based practice, positive psychology and collaborative approach with clients and, solution focused brief therapy techniques in individual and family counseling. In her free time, she enjoys watching Grey's Anatomy and spending time with friends and family.
Marci Fox-Bonilla, MA, LPC
Marci Fox-Bonilla, MA, LPC
Bio coming soon!
Yesenia Rohmer, MA, LPC
Yesenia Rohmer, MA, LPC
Yesenia Rohmer is a Licensed Professional Counselor, whom has been practicing counseling for nine years. Within her counseling career, she has worked with children and adults through a variety of counseling contexts, which have included play therapy, individual counseling, and facilitation of psycho-educational and process groups. In addition, a majority of her counseling experience has centered on homelessness, grief, trauma, violence prevention, codependency, and recovery. During the span of her work with recovering addicts, she developed and facilitated yoga-based support groups, as an alternative to traditional counseling, for promoting self-awareness, self-acceptance, and healing. Regarding her educational background, she earned her Bachelor's degree from the University of the Incarnate Word, in 2004, and her Master's degree in Community Counseling, from the University of Texas at San Antonio, in 2008. Currently she is seeking further training in the areas of play therapy and trauma-informed yoga for incorporating holistic approaches to counseling. As for her therapeutic orientation, she often utilizes Person-Centered, Solution-Focused, and CBT approaches for empowering clients to discover and embrace their fullest potential. During her free time, she enjoys hiking, yoga, music, reading, learning, and spending quality time with her loved ones.
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