Clinical Team

Debbie Johnson, M.Ed.; LPC

Clinical Director

Debbie is dedicated in helping others to discover & rediscover their purpose in life as they face challenges in their journey.

Natashia Slack, M.A., LPC

Counselor/Training Coordinator

Natashia has a passion for healing others, especially children. Using her 17 years of experience, she loves to mentor other counselors.

Barbara Courville, M.B.A., LPC-S


Barbara 20+ years of counseling experience, 13 of those being with Samaritan. She enjoys supervising interns and working with couples.

Cecil Stimits, M.S., LPC


Cecil has been with Samaritan since November of 2018. He enjoys working with couples and adolescents.

Tricia A. Harris, LPC, CSC


Sonja Hebert, M.Ed., LPC


Sonja has experience in the areas of meditation/mindfulness practice, stress management, and Solution-Focused Brief Therapy.

Paul Alexander, M.S., LPC


Paul has been with us for 13 of his 24 years as an LPC. He particularly enjoys helping people examine and refine their thinking patterns.

Laura Langley, MS, LPC-S


Laura has a desire to see people change while also meeting people where they are. She comes to Samaritan with 15+ years of experience.

Melinda Johnson, M.Ed., LPC


Melinda has a school-based background and enjoys working with teens and adolescents.

Johnathon Zarate, LCSW


Johnathon focuses on helping people deal with anxiety and depression using a Cognitive Behavioral Therapy approach.

Christian Umana, LPC-A

LPC-Associate; Supervised by Barbara Courville

Christian is bilingual and sees Samaritan's Spanish speaking clients.

Tiara Little, M.Ed.

LPC-Associate; Supervised by Barbara Courville

Tiara is passionate about helping others discover their strengths & abilities to become a happier & healthier version of themselves.

John Randall

Intern; Supervised by Natashia Slack

John's goal is to concentrate on the mental health of at-risk youth, first responders, & veterans.

Drew Lynch

Intern; Supervised by Natashia Slack

Drew's current focus is marriage and family counseling.

Natasha Dannels

Intern; Supervised by Natashia Slack

Natasha considers it an honor to help hurting people and loves to bring out the overcomer in her clients.


Therapy Dog

Foster enjoys playing with his toys and making new friends!