Mackenzie Parker

Mackenzie is an undergraduate level intern at Serenity Place, LLC, who is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in social work at Brescia University. Mackenzie has been fortunate to learn from experienced educators and engage in practical experiences that have deepened her understanding of human behavior, social systems, and the importance of empathy. After graduation, Makenzie… Continue reading Mackenzie Parker

Katie Tabet

I am starting my internship, the final step of my Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Capella University. I am excited to join Serenity Place as an intern because of how much they do for our community. Southern Maryland is where I have called home my whole life, and I want to… Continue reading Katie Tabet

Taylor Fritz

Hi! My name is Taylor Fritz, and I am a Licensed Master Social Worker! I just recently graduated from The Ohio State University with my Masters in Social Work. I received my Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Mount St. Mary’s University in 2020. Most of my background is in the behavioral health inpatient setting,… Continue reading Taylor Fritz

Eleana Stewart

Eleana Stewart is a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW).  She earned a Bachelor’s of Social Work in 2008 and a Master’s in Social Work in 2009.  Eleana has a passion for helping others.  She has worked in behavioral health for over 10 years with experience ranging from adolescents to geriatrics. Eleana is goal oriented; she… Continue reading Eleana Stewart

Kiona Battle

I am a Licensed Master Social Worker. I received my Masters of Social Work from Howard University in 2005 and Bachelors of Social Work from Bowie State University in 2001. I have over 15 years of child welfare experience in Washington, DC. I am from Washington, DC currently living in Charles County with 3 of… Continue reading Kiona Battle

Tanisha Ellis

Hi there! My name is Tanisha Ellis, and I am a Licensed Master Social Worker. I am from a little town south of Houston called El Campo, but I have lived in San Antonio for over 10years. I received my BA in Sociology from the University of Texas at San Antonio. I continued my studies… Continue reading Tanisha Ellis

Tamara Adams

Greetings! My name is Tamara and I am a Licensed Master Social Worker dually licensed in Texas and Maryland.  I am originally from Houston,Texas and currently reside in Lubbock,Texas.  I am a graduate of Brescia University in Owensboro, Kentucky where I pursued both my Bachelor of Social Work and Master of Social Work degrees. I… Continue reading Tamara Adams

Carmen Merrill

I am a Licensed Master Social Worker and graduated with degrees in social work from the University of Texas San Antonio (Masters) and Our Lady of the Lake (Bachelor). My professional background includes working with individuals and small groups providing career counseling, and crisis counseling in acute mental health settings. My belief is that improved… Continue reading Carmen Merrill

Carina Zuniga

I received my Bachelor of Arts in English from Baylor University and then my Master of Social Work from the University of Texas at Arlington with a focus on mental health and substance abuse. I enjoyed working with refugees, substance abuse, crisis services, and skills training before becoming a therapist. I appreciate working with individuals from… Continue reading Carina Zuniga

Amber Allard

Amber is a Licensed Master Social Worker and received her bachelor’s and master’s degree in Social Work from Texas State University. She is also a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. Amber strongly believes in walking side by side with her clients throughout their therapeutic journey. She is passionate about supporting not only her clients, but their… Continue reading Amber Allard