Grant Wood

MA, MS, LCMFT

Grant is the co-founder of Resonate and he serves individuals, couples and families in the areas of emotional, relational, social and spiritual development.  Grant has completed advanced training in Enneagram Psychology, couples therapy at the Gottman Institute, and Emotion-Focused Couples Therapy. He specializes in pre-marital and marital enrichment, men’s issues,  and spiritual formation.  Grant is also certified in Comprehensive Resource Method (CRM). This treatment protocol helps clients heal from stress and trauma, allowing them to live again from their core self. Grant is a clinical fellow in the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, and a member of Spiritual Directors International.

 

 Grant has the gift of making people feel comfortable and at peace even during the most difficult circumstances. Grant takes joy in playing his guitar in pubs, long-distance kayaking, reading and being outdoors. 

Lori B. Justice

LCMFT

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Using structural and strategic family therapy, Lori sees families with high risk or at-risk youth (committing crimes/ in the juvenile justice system, truancy, drug use, alcohol use, defiance, school issues, disrespect, runaways etc.) and various MH issues (ADHD, ODD, OCD, conduct disorder, explosive disorder, depression, suicidality, etc)

 

Neurofeedback is used to help children and adults with dis-regulated brains train their brains to become self-regulated through the use of specific neurological "games." Neurofeedback training has helped adults and children with the following: depression, anxiety, ADHD, PTSD, ODD, conduct disorder, explosive disorder, postpartum depression, traumatic brain injury, concussion, insomnia, fatigue, stroke, seizure disorders, addictive behaviors, emotional dis-regulation, migraine headaches and developmental trauma.

Greg Ferguson

MA, LPC

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Greg is a licensed professional counselor with an emphasis in marriage and couples counseling. He considers it a privilege to work with individuals and couples as they experience the personal and relational difficulties life brings including marital discord, depression, anxiety, trauma, addiction, grief, and loss. Greg has a particular passion for couples and provides a safe place for those who are experiencing a betrayal/affair, couples who are high-conflict, those having sexual intimacy challenges, or simply those who feel isolated from one another and find themselves living as roommates. As a certified Prepare/Enrich facilitator he also provides pre-marital and marital enrichment counseling for those looking to ensure a strong start to their marriage or looking for ways to create a stronger connection.

 

Greg also works with individuals who find themselves dealing with depression, anxiety, or simply those who feel stuck and need some assistance in moving forward and finding practical solutions. He is a member of The American Counseling Association (ACA), a National Certified Counselor (NCC), a certified Prepare/Enrich facilitator (P/E), and a member of the Christian Association for Psychological Studies (CAPS). He enjoys reading, running, and spending time on the beach whenever possible with his wife and kids.

Polly Johnson

Certified Play Therapist

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Polly serves a wide array of clients. These include individuals, families, and children. Polly's background, skills, and experience lend themselves particularly well to younger clients. Her practice most often addresses issues of anxiety, depression, trauma, grief/loss, relationships, anger management, attachment, divorce, emotion regulation, parent-child relationship, sibling conflict, self-esteem, blended families, and adoption.

To address these concerns and more, Polly and the client develop collaboratively a unique and individualized treatment plan. Approaches she has utilized include cognitive behavioral, solution focused brief, relational, trauma focused, sand therapy, and play therapy. The latter can achieve amazing results with the youngest clients through an interactive experience.

Polly has three adopted children and a family that is culturally diverse, enabling her to bring both a personal and a professional perspective to the therapeutic relationship. She has over 20 years in the mental health field in various settings. Her focus is on empowering each individual to reach their highest potential.

Kristen Burrus

LMFT, Addictions

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Kristen is a Licensed Clinical Marriage and Family Therapist as well as a Licensed Addiction Counselor licensed in both Kansas and Missouri. She has a passion for working with people with complex trauma, anxiety, depression, grief, as well as other struggles. Kristen is certified in  EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing) and utilizes that modality in addition to traditional therapy to help people process and overcome these challenges.  She uses a direct, structured, and goal oriented approach while also offering hope and compassion when working with her clients. Kristen is a member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists and the Delta Kappa International Marriage and Family Therapy Honor Society.

Grace Stout

MS, LCPC

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Grace has been clinically licensed for over 20 years and serves diverse populations.  She is a  compassionate listener and gently and respectfully aligns with clients to help them create well-being and more satisfying relationships.  

Grace is an IFS practitioner (selfleadership.org).  She has completed 1500 hours of post-graduate training in marriage and family therapy and in addition an intensive at the Couple’s Clinic in Chicago, learning ground breaking, innovative methods to improve relationships.  

Grace is a Certified Play Therapist and has worked in education, counseling children and parents dealing with emotional and transitional issues, divorce, anxiety and trauma.  She has a special connection with children and teenagers and finds they are comfortable and open in her presence. In addition, she specializes in the educational experience of girls in schools and society and promotes women’s self-awareness and growth, nurturing independence and self-confidence.  In her free time she enjoys the company of her adult children and four grandchildren, friends and two Bichons.   

Micaela Tarantola

LSCSW

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Micaela loves to help her clients find successful ways to begin healing, moving forward and taking back their power. She finds joy in helping her clients connect with their courage and strength, empowering them to work through the trials and tribulations of life and begin to see the world in a new and vibrant light.

Micaela works with young adult women and teenage girls to resolve conflict and situational stressors. She also works with families of those individuals who need help with major life changes. The people she works with often find themselves struggling to manage issues such as anxiety, depression, ADHD, self esteem, relationship challenges and transitions in life.

Micaela believes that her client's sense of worthiness and willingness to experience joy can enhance their daily experience. Through processing their story and their wounds, Micaela helps her clients open themselves up to a more meaningful, joyful, authentic expression of life.