Wilkesboro Team

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Kimberly Pennell, MA, LCMHC, NCC, CCMHC graduated from NC State with a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and received a Master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling from Capella University. She holds certifications from the National Board of Certified Counselors as a National Certified Counselor and a Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor. Gaining experience in working with adults, children, and families from all walks of life throughout the years has allowed her to develop knowledge of the needs and struggles of various populations experiencing depression, anxiety, trauma, grief/loss, gender issues, adjustment issues, conduct disorders, and behavioral issues.  She employs evidence based modalities such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and Behavior Modification in individual, family, and group settings.

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Erica Falls MSW, LCSW-A


I attended the University of North Carolina in Wilmington and obtained both my Bachelor’s (BSW) and Master’s (MSW) degree in Social Work. I use a combination Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT), cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), and other evidence-based treatment modalities. I practice individualized and person centered approaches. I have experience working with families, couples, adults, adolescence, and young children. I have served individuals with anxiety, depression, grief, family conflict, trauma, and ADHD.


Erica S. Harper, MA, LCAS, LCMHC, has earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Human Services from Gardner Webb University in August 2003 and a Master of Arts in Community Counseling with an Addictions Concentration in December 2008.  Erica S. Harper has clinical experience working with adolescents, families, and adults. She practices standard Person-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, along with Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior techniques.


Nicole Englebright LCSW

I am a graduate of Tulane University with a Master’s in Social Work, specializing in Disaster Mental Health and Trauma Studies. I am a certified Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapist, specializing in children and adolescents who have experienced various traumas and/or abuse. I have experience working with children, adolescents, adults, and families, focusing on managing difficult behaviors in children and adolescents as well as facilitating healing and re-connection for families and individuals. I work from a person-centered approach, in which I see individuals as the experts in their lives. I work to collaborate with my clients to facilitate them finding the best solutions to create the life they want to live. I also provide services in Spanish.

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   Jodi Province MA, LCMHCS, NCC, BC-TMH

    Licensed in NC and VA.

    I am a graduate of Appalachian State University      with experience in the treatment of young children,    adolescents, and adults. I am a certified Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapist specializing in the treatment of children and adolescents with histories of trauma and/or abuse.  As a clinician, I assist families in strengthening their relationships, developing secure attachments, improving coping skills, and enhancing children’s growth and self esteem using models such as Theraplay(R) Principle Techniques, TFCBT, and EMDR. I am also a Rostered North Carolina Child Treatment Program therapist.


Marge Maycock MA, LCMHC

I bring over thirty three years of experience as a therapist into my work at Jodi Province Counseling Services. I work with individuals, couples, families, and groups of all ages. I serve people with a wide
variety of issues and conditions. I have extensive training in family therapy, couples' therapy, mind-body therapies, addictions, families
of addiction and dysfunction, expressive therapies, and other evidence-based treatment modalities. I believe that each individual possesses their own unique capacity to heal and grow, and I strive to
help people discover these strengths.

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Kenneth Province MA, LCAS, LCMHC,

I am a graduate of Appalachian State University. As a clinician, I have experience with adult and adolescent substance abuse patients, as well as, working with adolescents and children with disruptive behaviors. I am also a distance credentialed counselor.

Leslie Smart MS, M.Div, LCMHC

I received my Master of Divinity from Andrews Seminary and my Master of Science in Community Counseling from Western University. I have had additional chaplaincy training from NC Baptist Hospital, as well as Systems training and supervision from Westgate Center (Converse College, SC).

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). I use a variety of modalities to assist each person in enhancing their resiliency, and gaining new skills. I believe building a relationship with each client sets the foundation for progress in the healing journey. 

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Vanessa Doran, MAEd, LCMHCA, NCC

I am a graduate of The University of North Carolina at Pembroke with a Master of Arts in Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. I am a member of Chi Sigma Iota (CSI) an international counseling honor society, and the assistant editor to the CSI Counselors' Bookshelf. During my internship, I gained experience counseling young adults and adults. I practice Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Creative Counseling. 

LuAnn Horton MA, LCMHC

I have well over 20 years’ experience in the treatment of children, adolescents, and adults.  I believe there is a solution for every problem and I am honored to participate with you in your healing journey.  I utilize motivational interviewing, cognitive-behavioral therapy, and can focus on trauma recovery as needed.  I utilize a person-centered approach to therapy, which creates an environment for positive regard, genuineness, and empathetic understanding.


Elizabeth Coleman, EdD, LCMHC, NCC, NBCT

I'm am a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (B.A.) and Appalachian State University (M.A., Ed.S., Ed.D.) I have worked in the field of counseling for 9 years as a school counselor, college counselor, and private practice clinician.  I work with clients using person-centered, cognitive behavior therapy to help them recognize their strengths and abilities to overcome anxiety, depression, trauma, grief and improve relationships. I specialize in working with young adolescents and teenagers as they navigate critical life transitions. My dissertation, which focuses on student transitions to middle school, can be read here.  I also advocate for the role of counselors as mental health professionals in public education and speak on related subjects. 


Vassa Falls MS, LCMHCA

Vassa earned a Bachelor of Science in psychology from Appalachian State University, and a double Masters of Science in Clinical Psychology and Counseling from Capella University. He has experience in group and individual treatment. He has worked in residential treatment with Brynn Marr Hospital and mobile crisis with Coastal Carolina Neuropsychiatric Center, as well as outpatient counseling with CG Counseling and Consulting. Vassa Falls has clinical experience working with children, adolescents, and adults. He practices cognitive behavioral therapy, person centered therapy, trauma focused care, Cognitive Processing Therapy for PTSD, and narrative therapy (because everyone deserves to be the hero of their own life).

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Donaiel Allen LCMHCA, NCC

I received a Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Montreat College, North Carolina.  I have worked in Mental Health Services for 15 years serving adolescents, adults, and families.  I have a background working in Integrated Behavioral Health through Community Mental Health and Non-Profits organizations.  My theoretical approach to counseling is grounded in teachings centered around Existential Counseling, Person Centered, Solution Focused Brief Therapy; and evidence-based practices of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), also, Mindfulness Based Interventions. I use interventions that are the best fit for an individuals’ need and preference.  I have served individuals diagnosed with Depression and other Mood disorders, Anxiety, Eating Disorders, ODD, ADHD, Personality Disorders, Substance Use disorders, Trauma related disorders, and SPMI. I’ve facilitated Group Therapy and psychoeducation for addiction/recovery, in both institutional and community settings; Women’s Empowerment, Youth, Faith and Spirituality, and Crisis/Safety groups.

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