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Our Practitioners

We are very proud that our Integrative Health and Wellness specialists have chosen to practice at Optimal You. Contributing their extensive knowledge and experience, each also works collaboratively to provide comprehensive treatment that addresses the entire mind, body, and spirit in individuals, couples, and families.

We intend to provide quality care drawing from Western and Eastern medicine and psychology, which also embodies a deep understanding of trauma neurobiology and cutting-edge trauma treatment.

Beverlee Laidlaw Chasse, MC, LPC

Beverlee Laidlaw Chasse, MC, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor, Trauma Specialist

“As an Integrative Psychotherapist I bring together the best elements of multiple “State of the Art” and “Tried and True” therapies, with a strong neurobiological understanding of trauma, to effectively tailor therapy to meet your unique individual needs and circumstances.”

Mary Triller, MDiv, MTh

Mary Triller, MDiv, MTh

Life Consultant

I believe that no matter what you are experiencing you are not, and never have been, broken or less than whole. I offer professional, competent and caring guidance  customized from a wide range of therapeutic, personal growth and healing modalities, offered in an environment of compassion, grace, safety and trust.”

Pamela A. Pappas, MD, MD(H)

Pamela A. Pappas, MD, MD(H)

Psychiatrist, Homeopathic Physician, Personal and Executive Coach

“Combining medical science, spirituality, psychology, and human heart, I help you uncover your own soul-sourced and practical answers for challenges in life, work and leadership.”

Lisa Watson, MC, LPC

Lisa Watson, MC, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor, Trauma Specialist

“The Latin meaning of “Inspire” is “to breathe life into”. My goal is to provide a comfortable, safe environment that inspires you to explore, heal, grow, and embrace who you were created to be. I look forward to the opportunity to walk alongside you on your path!”

DONNA MOSHER, MC

DONNA MOSHER, MC

NARM Therapist in Training, Mindful Self-Compassion Certified Instructor, Somatic Transformation Certification, Grief Recovery Method Specialist

“I believe we all long to connect more deeply to our own innate open-hearted goodness and aliveness. NARM is transformative in helping move us toward healthy self-acceptance and self-compassion while decreasing self-judgment and shame. I combine a strong base of client-centered counseling along with NARM and Mindful Self-Compassion to provide a path to gentle healing.”

Ben Woodruff, LCSW, MDiv

Ben Woodruff, LCSW, MDiv

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Trauma Specialist

I am passionate about helping people realize their greatest selves, in both my psychotherapy practice and my teaching at the ASU School of Social Work.”

Wendy Moyer, MS, LMFT

Wendy Moyer, MS, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Trauma Specialist

“My approach is caring and calming to assist you or your child get to the negative beliefs that have been created due to life circumstance and reprocess them in a healthy way. Together, we will identify past traumas, current stressors, family dynamic patterns, and future fears that are keeping you from being the best you can be in life.”
Tamara Nezirevic, MC, LPC

Tamara Nezirevic, MC, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor, Trauma Specialist, Integrative Psychotherapist, EMDR Certified

“Specializing in trauma recovery and healing, I blend EMDR, Gestalt-based principles, mindfulness practices, Equine Assisted EMDR, and Transpersonal therapies to gently guide you through resolution of the past, internal healing, symptom relief and personal well-being, paving the way to fully living well in the present, emotionally and somatically free from experiences of the past”

Nancy Harkins, MA, LPC

Nancy Harkins, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor, Trauma and Substance Abuse Therapist

“I believe life is a process and a journey not a destination. The therapeutic process is not only for the individual who is experiencing crisis, it is a journey of personal evolution: self-discovery, learning, personal growth and empowerment. I facilitate and guide my client’s process to support them in making conscious Life Choices.”