About Us

Lori Aitken, LMHC

Lori Aitken, LMHC

Lucas Strunk, Registered Mental Health Counseling Intern

Mary-Eugenia Brizuela, LMHC

Lori has worked in the mental health field for over 20 years, specializing in the treatment of anxiety, OCD, and related disorders. In addition to advanced training in CBT, Lori is a graduate of the International OCD Foundation’s Behavioral Therapy Training Institute (BTTI). Most recently, Lori completed a training in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) with one of its founders, Dr. Steven Hayes. Lori worked at Rogers Behavioral Health in the Anxiety and OCD Intensive Outpatient Program. Lori is a long-standing member of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA) as well as the International Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Foundation (IOCDF) and she served on the Board of Directors of the Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Foundation of Jacksonville, Florida. 


Education
M.A. in Clinical Psychology from Illinois School of Professional Psychology
B.S. in Accounting from Indiana University


License, Certifications & Awards
Licensed Mental Health Counselor, State of Florida


Professional Activities and Memberships
International Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Foundation

Mary Brizuela, LMHC

Mary-Eugenia Brizuela, LMHC

Lucas Strunk, Registered Mental Health Counseling Intern

Mary-Eugenia Brizuela, LMHC

Mary-Eugenia Brizuela is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of Florida. Mary has over 6 years of experience in the mental health field and has specialized in the treatment of anxiety disorders and obsessive compulsive related disorders over the past 2 and half years. Mary worked at Rogers Behavioral Health in the Anxiety/OCD Intensive Outpatient Program for adults and the Anxiety/OCD Partial Hospitalization Program for children and adolescents where she received extensive supervision and training on providing Exposure and Response Prevention therapy. Mary has also completed training for Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and is a member of the International Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Foundation (IOCDF). 


Education
M.S. in Mental Health Counseling from NOVA Southeastern University
B.A. in Psychology from Florida International University


License, Certifications & Awards
Licensed Mental Health Counselor, State of Florida

MH15967


Professional Activities and Memberships
International Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Foundation

Lucas Strunk

Lucas Strunk, Registered Mental Health Counseling Intern

Lucas Strunk, Registered Mental Health Counseling Intern

Lucas Strunk, Registered Mental Health Counseling Intern

Lucas Strunk is a Registered Mental Health Counseling Intern in the state of Florida. Lucas has over four years of experience working in the mental health field. He has been cross trained and specializes in the treatment of obsessive compulsive related disorders, anxiety disorders, eating disorders, and mood disorders. Lucas can implement techniques of Exposure and Response Prevention and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy to best treat his patients. Lucas currently works full-time at Rogers Behavioral Health in the Eating Disorder Partial Hospitalization Program for adults. 


Education
M.S. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from University of South Florida

B.A. in Psychology from University of Florida


License, Certifications & Awards
Registered Mental Health Counseling Intern, State of Florida