Enjoy Life Without Worries! Our Therapists are Here to Help You!
Look after your behavioral and physical health with help from Desoto Family Counseling Center, PLLC in Southaven, MS. Our therapists are dedicated to helping you keep your mind and body in tiptop shape so you can regain your sense of self-empowerment and enjoy life without worries. Rest assured that we will go above and beyond the call of duty to help you with your troubles.
Our Counseling Staff
Cynthia Jones is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She is a graduate of Delta State University and has been working as a Clinical Mental Health Counselor for over ten years. Cynthia has worked in a variety of settings over the years. She enjoys helping others and acting as a guide to assist with overcoming obstacles and achieving goals. "It’s a joy to watch progress from the first therapy session until the last." Cynthia provides counseling services to children, adolescents, and adults.
Renita Hogan is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from Delta State University in 2012. Later in 2015, she earned her Masters of Education with a concentration in Clinical Counseling from Delta State University, as well. Renita’s clinical experience varies. She has worked as a Child/Adolescent therapist, is trained in Play therapy techniques, is familiar with Family therapy, Addiction\Recovery, and co-occurring mental health disorders.
Willie J. Wells, received his Master's Degree in Education in Counselor Education, at the University of Mississippi in 2013. He has worked with children, adolescents, and adults for the state of Mississippi with residential and outpatient experience with all populations, and, he has several years of experience in private practice. In addition, he has spent over a decade in the mental health arena. Willie is a National Certified Counselor and a Licensed Professional Counselor.
Morgan VanLandingham received her under graduate degree from Mississippi State University in Clinical Exercise Physiology and continued on to acquire her Masters degree from Cox College in Springfield, MO. She has worked in the Pediatric Home-Health setting in Fort Worth, TX and Skilled Nursing Facility in Holly Springs, MS. Morgan is currently pursuing a Board Certification in Pediatrics. Morgan's main areas of focus are sensory processing, behavior, and the integral relationship between them. Morgan's goal daily is to help parents better understand their child and how to help them grow and learn effectively.
Molly C. Pratt recently joined Desoto Family Counseling Center in December 2015 as a Speech-Language Pathologist. Molly received a Master's of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Mississippi in 2012. She is nationally certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and licensed by the state of Mississippi. Molly is a certified provider of neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) swallowing treatment. She loves working with a diverse population of ages including children and adults and has worked for a skilled nursing facility, the Mississippi early intervention program, and private practices. Molly has professional experience in the areas of language delays, articulation disorders, voice disorders, dysphasias, fluency disorders, autism spectrum disorders, Down Syndrome, developmental delays, dysarthria, and aphasia. Molly loves to incorporate sign language as a secondary means of communication when appropriate. She is thrilled to be a part of the team at DFCC!
Alisha Campbell was born and raised in Holly Springs, MS. She received a Master's of Science degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Mississippi in 2012. Alisha is nationally certified by the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA) and licensed in both Mississippi and Tennessee. She has years of diverse experience acquired in a school setting working with students aged pre-school to high school treating disorders involving impairments in articulation, language, stuttering, developmental and social skills, and vocabulary acquisition. She has also acquired geriatric experience working in skilled nursing facilities treating adults with deficits related to communication, aphasia, swallowing, cerebral infarctions, TBIs, dementia, etc. She enjoys working with and researching new and developing treatment approaches for both children and adults with diagnoses such as: Down Syndrome, Developmental Delays, and Autism. Alisha is listed on the VitalStim Registry as a Certified VitalStim Provider.
Sophie Hays is originally from Jackson, TN. Sophie is a Licensed Physical Therapist living in Oxford, MS for the last 2 years. She graduated from Ole Miss in 2005 and attended Physical Therapy school at the University of TN Health Science Center in Memphis. Sophie received a doctorate degree in Physical Therapy in 2008. She has worked in the pediatric setting for over 5 years and loves working with children and their families.
Angela Washington is a Licensed Physical Therapist. She graduated from the University of Tennessee in 1999 and has been in the field for over 18 years. Angela has worked with Early Intervention and in the school settings, as well as, out-patient clinics and nursing homes.
Jessica King is a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant. Jessica has worked with Early Intervention and in the school settings, as well as, out-patient clinics and nursing homes.