Prince George’s County: (301) 429-2185
St. Mary’s / Waldorf County: (301) 900-HELP
911 (General) or 988 (Suicide Hotline)
800) 799-7233 or text START to 88788
1 (866) 488-7386
text HOME to 741741
established in 1986, ‘LEGIT’ strives to get justice for their clients. we believe in a good and honest fight, and we will not stop at anything.
Prince George’s County: (301) 429-2185
Charles / St. Mary’s County: (301) 900-HELP
(Available Mon-Sat 10am-10pm; Sun 2pm-10pm)
Yolanda “Yoly” Gales, LCPC is a native born Washingtonian who graduated from Duke Ellington’s School of the Arts Theatre Department. She enjoys traveling and trying new ethnic / cultural foods. She has been a clinician for 2 years in the Maryland Landover/ Hyattsville area where she has primarily worked as an Urgent Care Clinician for the PG County area. She has worked with various populations (teens, young adults, single/ married clients, and people from different ethnic and cultural backgrounds).
Areas of specialization and trainings include
-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
-Youth/ Adult Mental Health First Aid
-Nonviolent Crisis Intervention
-Person Centered Care Planning (PCCP)
-Suicide Bereavement Clinician Training
Yoly is an alumnus of DC’s Howard University where she received Bachelor’s in Sociology/ Psychology in 2013. Yolanda went on to obtain her Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, graduating from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Washington, D.C. Campus in 2017.
Winnie graduated from William Carey University with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and attended Argosy University to obtain a Master of Community Counseling degree. She is a disabled veteran of the United States Air Force Reserves. She served during the Iraqi and Afghanistan wars. She has been a member of the iMind Management team since 2017. Winnie has worked in the mental health field for over 35 years in several different States including Georgia, Arizona, Utah, New Mexico, Kansas, Ohio, and Maryland. She is a certified Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) Coordinator, PREPARE/ENRICH Couple’s Facilitator, and Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP).
As a native to the Washington DC area, I am adamant about helping in the field as a Social Worker. Having graduated from both my Bachelors at UDC and my Masters at Fordham University, I have specialized in working with homeless individuals doing case management services and coordinating housing. As a Mobile Crisis Clinician, I see several individuals and families struggling in the area and am becoming more aware of elderly services, mental health services, and homeless services being in more need. I am happy to be working with iMind Behavioral Health and providing our best abilities to be of help to Prince George’s County.
Alysia McGuire is a Licensed Graduate Professional Counselor in the state of Maryland. Alysia specializes in working with individuals that are dealing with depression, mental health crisis, anxiety/stress, trauma, and grief/loss with great rapport with youth and young adults. Alysia currently uses person- centered and solution-focused approach to help navigate individuals to become a better version of themselves.
Alysia graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Elmira College in Elmira, NY. Alysia then earned her Masters degree in Counseling at the illustrious Bowie State University in Bowie, MD.
Kimberly Burton graduated from the University of Maryland School of Social Work in 2008. She is a Social Work board approved supervisor and a board approved supervisor for Professional Counseling. She has extensive knowledge of human development and experience working with children and families in the field of Social Work.
Ms. Burton has worked collaboratively with primary caregivers, school professionals, health care professionals, and other counselors to create individual treatment plans, increase family communication, and promote safety for children and their families. She has worked as a custody evaluator for Prince George’s 7th District Circuit Court and as a social worker for Calvert County Department of Social Services as a part of the Family Preservation Unit and Child Protective Service Unit.
Ms. Burton has provided therapy for children, individuals, and their families with a wide range of DSM-5 diagnosis from Neurodevelopmental Disorders to Depressive Disorders, Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders to Personality Disorders in both inpatient and outpatient settings. These positions have provided her with a clinical setting to perform individual, family, and group counseling. Ms. Burton has a great deal of knowledge regarding the family system, the DSM-5 mental health diagnoses, the court process, and state and local laws and regulations as it relates to behavioral health.
Michaela is a Licensed Master of Social Work who has a Master of Clinical Social Work from Alliance University.
Michaela has experience providing counseling services to individuals in crisis situations in various settings within the community as a mental health first responder. Michaela utilizes a collaborative and compassionate approach to counseling viewing her clients through a trauma informed lens and focusing on a strengths based approach.
Michaela enjoys spending time with her dog, reading and going on long walks.
Clara Musser, LCSW-C is a clinician on iMind’s Mobile Response Team in Southern Maryland and obtained her undergraduate degree from Towson University with a double major in Psychology and Deaf Studies (2010) and a Master of Social Work degree from Gallaudet University (2013). Clara has worked as a clinician in different settings and levels of care since obtaining her master’s level social work license in 2013.
Since 2018, Clara has been providing crisis services to residents in the tri-county Southern Maryland region, first serving as a behavioral health liaison to law enforcement and then as a therapist on a Mobile Crisis Team. In doing this work, Clara discovered her passion, gaining inspiration from The Star Thrower. She has helped thousands of people from all walks of life get through some of their darkest moments and link them with the supports and resources they need to move forward after the storm has passed. Clara has extensive training in the field of behavioral health crisis including, Non-Violent Crisis Intervention, ASIST, QPR Triage, QPR Pathfinder, CISM, and MRSS as well as being a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP).
Minjee has an infused background in business and mental health, bringing fresh and unique perspectives to her work at iMind.
Having obtained a Master of Science degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Johns Hopkins University, Minjee has undergone training under the guidance of top educators. Minjee has consistently dedicated herself to providing inclusive treatment to individuals, couples, families, including women of color and immigrants, as they navigate diverse mental health challenges. Her exceptional talent lies in fostering culturally sensitive solutions that promote overall well-being.
In addition to her education and counseling expertise, Minjee has a solid foundation in business
development and marketing. She is currently an MBA candidate at Georgetown University and
currently serves as the Director of Marketing and Business Development at iMind. In this role, she leads outreach initiatives so that her team can service more people and provide accessible care to the community. Additionally, she brings a genuine passion for curating positive work environments and supporting staff mental health.
Ayesha is a compassionate and dedicated Licensed Graduate Professional Counselor who holds a Masters degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. With a commitment to helping individuals navigate through their mental health challenges, Ayesha brings a collaborative and empathetic approach to her counseling practice.
Ayesha believes in the power of collaboration and compassion in the counseling process. She strives to create a safe and non-judgmental space where clients can explore their thoughts, emotions, and experiences.
Outside of her counseling practice, Ayesha finds joy in spending quality time with her loved ones. She values the connections she has with her family and friends and recognizes the importance of building and nurturing supportive relationships. Ayesha also has a passion for traveling, as it allows her to explore different cultures and gain new perspectives. In her leisure time, she indulges in reading fiction novels, which she finds both relaxing and enriching.
With her collaborative and compassionate approach, Ayesha strives to empower individuals to overcome challenges and develop the necessary tools for growth and well-being. Her commitment to fostering hope and resilience makes her a trusted guide on the path to healing and personal transformation.
I graduated from Salisbury University with my dual degree bachelors in social work and psychology. I then attended Salisbury University and graduated with my master of social work degree. I am currently working to complete my doctorate of social work from Simmons University. I utilize Acceptance Commitment Therapy techniques, Psychodynamic techniques and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy techniques. I live on the Eastern Shore of Maryland with my husband, two dogs, two cats and chickens.
Practicing Since: 2017
DR. Nji Fru is a board-certified Psychiatrist Mental Health /Family Nurse Practitioner treating patients across the life span. Dr. Nji possessed a doctorate in Nurse Practitioner degree in psychiatric mental health and Family practice. Practicing Since 2017, Dr. Fru has an extensive track record of achievement in administering medical /psychiatric services with diverse populations, including pediatrics, adolescents, adults, and older adults. Dr. Nji can provide patient care for any psychiatric disorder.
Dr. Nji has been a Nurse Practitioner with Prince Georges County Health Department and several community clinics. His primary focus is on providing leadership in mental health, addiction treatment, patient management, clinical experience, mentoring/developing staff, and effective multi-tasking to meet organizational goals. Dr. Nji is currently the active Medical director with imind Behavioral health.
Dr. Nji enjoys functioning as a presenter, liaison, and leader. His patients continually recognize him for his attention to detail and his ability to listen actively and address their concerns with a fresh yet grounded approach to medical treatments and working within the medical guidelines to achieve their treatment objectives.
Dr. Nji is licensed in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington DC.
Mac is a licensed therapist with 3 years of therapy. Mac is experienced with addictions, substance abuse, developmental disabilities, and mental health therapy. He has been licensed in Maryland and New York, and has worked with different agencies to deliver services such as Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and Person Centered Therapy. Mac is experienced in running groups and individual therapy with an emphasis on Dual Diagnoses. He is also experienced brining services to the LBGTQ+ community, with a focus on same sex relationships and identity formation.
Khanh-Linh Flynn is a versatile professional with a strong background in accounting, finance, human resources, management, and leadership. With over 15 years of experience in the corporate sector, she has developed a comprehensive skill set that allows her to excel in diverse roles and drive organizational success.
Khanh-Linh expertise in financial analysis, budgeting, and forecasting has enabled her to make informed decisions that optimize financial performance and ensure long-term sustainability.
In addition to her financial acumen, Khanh-Linh has a deep understanding of human resources and talent management. She has successfully developed and implemented strategic initiatives, including recruitment and selection, performance management, training and development, and employee engagement programs. Her ability to align HR practices with overall business objectives has fostered a positive and productive work culture.
As a seasoned manager and leader, Khanh-Linh has a track record of inspiring and motivating teams to achieve exceptional results. She possesses excellent communication and interpersonal skills, allowing her to build strong relationships with stakeholders at all levels. Her collaborative approach and strategic vision have been instrumental in driving organizational growth and transformation.
Khanh-Linh’s commitment to professional development is unwavering. She actively stays abreast of industry trends and regulations, ensuring compliance and adopting best practices. Her passion for continuous improvement and her ability to adapt to evolving business landscapes make her an invaluable asset to any organization.
Overall, Khanh-Linh’s expertise in accounting, finance, human resources, management, and leadership positions her as a dynamic professional capable of driving success across multiple functional areas.
Steven Flynn is a highly accomplished leader with a wealth of experience driving organizational success. With over two decades in executive roles, he has consistently demonstrated exceptional leadership qualities and a strong strategic vision.
Throughout his career, Steven has successfully led cross-functional teams, spearheading major initiatives and driving transformative change. His ability to inspire and motivate her team has resulted in increased productivity, improved employee engagement, and elevated organizational performance. Steven’s leadership style is characterized by his strong communication skills, adaptability, and a keen focus on fostering a collaborative and inclusive work environment.
Steven’s expertise spans multiple industries, including technology, finance, and healthcare. He has a proven track record of executing complex projects, delivering on key objectives, and consistently exceeding expectations. His strategic acumen and ability to identify emerging opportunities have contributed to the growth and profitability of the organizations he has served.
Recognized for his leadership acumen, Steven has been invited to global conferences. He is also actively involved in mentoring aspiring leaders, helping them develop their skills and navigate their career paths.
Steven continues to enhance his leadership skills through continuous learning and professional development. Outside of work, he enjoys traveling, reading, and engaging in volunteer services.