Staff

Licensed Clinicians

Erica Sims, LPC, CCTP

Erica is the Director of Clinical Services for Dynamic Counseling and Coaching Solutions. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Arizona. Erica holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature with a minor in music from California State University Hayward, a Master of Arts degree in Human Resources from Ottawa University, a Master of Arts degree in Professional Counseling from Ottawa University, and a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Substance Abuse Counseling from Ottawa University. Erica is also a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional with the International Association of Trauma Professionals. Erica believes that meaning is essential to success and strives to help others find meaning and purpose in their lives.

Stacie Townsend, LPC

Stacie is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Arizona. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Argosy University and a Master of Science degree in Professional Counseling with an emphasis in Forensics from Argosy University. Stacie specializes in substance use disorders, anxiety, trauma, and personality disorders. Stacie also has extensive experience working with the criminal justice system. Stacie believes that creating a safe environment is essential to the counseling experience and strives to accomplish this for each of her clients. She also believes that goal setting is critical to success.

Jearlyn Tsosie, LMSW

Jearlyn holds a Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies Degree (emphasis in Social Welfare and Public Administration and Management) as well as a Master’s Degree in Social Work from Arizona State University. Jearlyn’s passion lies in partnering with individuals who are struggling with managing day to day life events and may need little more support that may be brief or long-term. Trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy, Jearlyn approaches treatment with a lens of trauma informed care to help understand how past events in a client’s life may impact their present day concerns. Jearlyn is passionate about providing holistic, client centered treatment and providing the support needed to help clients feel empowered to manage the smallest or largest stressors that come their way.

Sarah Kircher, LMSW

Sarah is a Licensed Master Social Worker in the state of Arizona.  She attended the University of Texas at Arlington where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Work and Master of Arts degree in Sociology.  She continued her education at Arizona State University where she earned a Master of Arts degree in Social Work.  Sarah shares her experience in community mental health and higher education where she values cultural diversity and promotes equanimity.  She has experience in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and Brief Solution-Focused Therapy.  Sarah believes that the therapeutic process is guided by placing each person as the expert in their own lives. Sarah is committed to guiding children, adults, and couples in resolving issues that lead to a life of meaning.  

Stephanie Nowacinski. LPC, LISAC

Stephanie is a licensed professional counselor and a licensed independent substance abuse counselor in Arizona.  She holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology with a minor in Sociology. Stephanie received her Master’s in Mental Health Counseling from Nova Southeastern University. Stephanie’s experience includes providing mental health and substance abuse assessments, psychoeducation, treatment planning, CBT, and Motivational Interviewing through a person-centered approach. Mrs. Nowacinski also has experience with co-occurring disorders and identifying cultural needs in diverse populations. Stephanie loves helping individuals heal and her therapeutic approach is holistic in nature. Stephanie is active in continuing education and believes you are never old enough to stop learning. She looks forward to helping individuals learn and grow in their recovery process.

Life Coaches

David Sims, CLSC

David holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Interdisciplinary Arts and Performance (Music Emphasis) from Arizona State University and a Master of Science degree in Psychology from University of Phoenix. David is a Certified Life Strategies Coach and also holds academic certificates in Visual Communication and Project Management. David is an ordained minister credentialed with Gospel Ministers and Churches International. As a pastor with past experience working as a leader in a Fortune 500 company, David has years of individualized coaching experience under his belt.