MEET OUR TEAM!
Owner, Clinical Director, Licensed Professional Counselor,
Complex Trauma Specialist and Consultant
--Currently only accepting client's for EMDR Intensives (click HERE for more info)--
Cassidi Beckstein, is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) licensed to provide services in Arizona, Florida (telehealth only) and Wisconsin (telehealth only). Cassidi is the founder of Beckstein and Associates Behavioral Health, a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC) and a board approved supervisor with over 15 years of experience in the field. An Arizona native, having attended the University of Arizona for an undergraduate degree in Family Studies and Human Development and obtaining a Master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling from Capella University.
Cassidi specializes in working with adults struggling with complex trauma/C-PTSD, PTSD, religious trauma, childhood and attachment wounds, perfectionism, imposter syndrome and dissociative disorders. Cassidi's passion is to empower client's to live their true, authentic lives often utilizing an integrative approach, through a trauma lens, to assist in healing and symptom management. In addition, Cassidi works with empowerment and assertiveness coaching to help client's reach lifelong goals. Highly trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and Structural Dissociation Theory, Cassidi assists clients in navigating healing past traumas and childhood wounds. Cassidi believes in equity for all and strives to support authenticity through diversity and inclusion,
practicing from an affirming, trauma informed and social justice lens.
Cassidi's style can be described as supportive, direct and challenging with some fun thrown in the mix. It takes an immense amount of strength and courage to begin your counseling and healing journey. Extremely empathetic, motivated and passionate, Cassidi will be your BIGGEST advocate for growth and success!
Licensed Associate Counselor
--Immediate in person and telehealth openings for BCBS, Cigna, Aetna and self pay clients--
My name is Shae Moreau (they/them), and I am a Licensed Associate Counselor (LAC) under the supervision of Cassidi Beckstein, LPC. I earned both my Bachelor’s in Psychology and Master of Counseling from Arizona State University.
Throughout my life, I have seen people change through the power of genuine, non-judgmental counseling that allows people a safe space to look at themselves and how they fit into the world. My goal is to provide that same warmth and compassion in a way that is tailored to fit an individual’s needs. I firmly believe that everyone has what it takes to grow, and I am here to provide the reflective space for that growth.
I work with adults using a trauma-informed lens. As an LGBTQIA+ affirming therapist, I see each client as their own unique person and wish to honor their culture, sexuality, belief systems, and gender identity. I strive to create a positive environment where people can be their authentic selves.
My favorite quote from Anthony Doerr’s, All the Light We Cannot See, sums up my counseling philosophy: “Why else do any of this if not to become who we want to be?”
Licensed Professional Counselor
--Immediate in person and telehealth openings for Cigna, Aetna and self pay clients--
Everyone should be accepted and loved for being their true self and living life authentically. We never know when it’s our last day, so why should we spend more of our time in situations that we don’t prefer.
I spent over 40 years in the Midwest before moving to sunny Arizona and pursuing my dream job as a therapist. I am a “mature” individual with a broad array of life experiences. I enjoy working with adults who are new to therapy and may have never spoken about their problems. My style is open, authentic, empathetic and direct. I will be your biggest cheerleader as you grow and heal from your trauma.
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in Arizona. I earned a Bachelors in Psychology and Sociology from Illinois State University followed by a Masters in Counseling from Ottawa University. I am EMDR trained
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Internship Coordinator and Clinical Supervisor
--Immediate in person and telehealth openings for United/Optum, Cigna, Aetna and self pay clients--
My name is Courtney Tiller, and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Arizona. I received my bachelor’s in science from the University of New Mexico and my masters in Social Work from the University of Denver. Following some time in Idaho, my family and I relocated to Arizona to continue my career in Social Work.
I enjoy working with teens and adults through an individualized and tailored process to ensure that each of my clients is getting the most effective service. I have experience working with anxiety, depression, ASD, ADHD, self-esteem, relationship issues, trauma and PTSD.
Getting started in therapy can be a scary step. I take pride in creative a safe, inclusive, and compassionate practice. I can help you to work through situations in your past and help you to gain understanding and the tools to be your most authentic self.
Licensed Master Social Worker
Giuliana strives to provide a safe space to explore the self, seeking insight and self-awareness, learning and developing the skills, tools, and supports to allow for engagement in a rich, meaningful, satisfying, and balanced life. She specializes in working with adults to overcome the challenges of life (past, present, & future), in order to achieve their personal goals.
With over 13 years of experience in the field, Giuliana has worked in a variety of settings including residential (adult & adolescent), prisons, inpatient health/mental health agencies, and outpatient clinics. She has experience working with relationship issues, grief, phase of life transitions, gerontology, intellectual disabilities, ASD, substance dependency, anxiety, depression, self-esteem/self-worth, dissociative disorders, trauma & PTSD. Giuliana takes a wholistic approach to treatment, addressing the whole person and their environment, utilizing an integrative approach.
Giuliana is a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW), currently under clinical supervision by Cassidi Beckstein, LPC and an active member of The National Association of Social Workers (NASW). She earned a Bachelor of Science in Social Work from Syracuse University followed by Master of Social Work and Integrative Health Certificate from Arizona State University. Giuliana is passionate about growth and life long learning. She is currently working towards her independent license as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and certification as an Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapist (EMDRIA approved).
Licensed Master Social Worker
LGBTGEQIAP+ Specialist and Team Lead
Seeking counseling can be a scary first step to healing, and I am here to support you through that journey. I believe everyone has the innate ability to reach their full potential when provided with an empathetic, non-judgmental space where they feel heard, understood, and believed. Together we can explore the challenges in your life while maintaining a safe space for change and growth. I am an LGBTQ-affirming therapist who enjoys helping teens and adults have the confidence to live their full, true, authentic lives.
Using empathy, humility, and humor, I find ways to connect with each of my clients, all while respecting each person’s belief system, cultural identity, sexuality, and gender. I take a person-centered approach to therapy, individualizing treatment to each client’s unique wants and needs.
I am a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) in the state of Arizona under the supervision of Cassidi Beckstein, LPC. I received my bachelor’s degree from the University of Arizona and my Master’s of Social Work from Arizona State University.
Licensed Associate Counselor
My name is Jacki Richardson, and I am a Licensed Associate Counselor (LAC) in the state of Arizona, under the supervision of Cassidi Beckstein (LPC). I am also a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC). I received both my Bachelors in Psychology and my Masters in Counselor Education - Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of Montana. Following my graduation, I relocated to Arizona to begin my career as a counselor!
I look forward to working with adults to promote self-compassion, self-awareness, and personal growth. Leading a trauma-informed practice, I work alongside my clients as they face challenges due to anxiety, depression, life adjustments, attachment, and more. The counseling process is individualized and tailored to most effectively serve each person that I see.
I pride myself on showing up authentically for my clients. Empathy, compassion, (and occasionally some humor) are at the core of my practice. My style is described as supportive, direct, and collaborative. Seeking counseling takes strength and courage, and I honor this process by showing up to each session prepared, present, and dedicated to aiding your growth.