Meet Our Staff

Counseling & Evaluations

Adam L. Saenz, Ph.D., D.Min. L.S.S.P.

Psychologist, Founder

Specialties: Stress management, self-care, anxiety disorders, Fully bilingual (Spanish/English).

Evaluations: Children, Adolescents, Adults, DDS/DARS

Accepted Payment Methods: Private Pay, Aetna, BCBS, Humana, Traditional Medicaid, Superior

Business email address: adam@oakwoodcounseling.com

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Erin Sandoval, Ph.D.

Psychologist

Specialties: Depression, Anxiety, Relationship Concerns, Personal Growth, Stress Management, LGBTQA+  issues, Phase of Life Issues (Adjustment to College, Motherhood, Pregnancy, Retirement, Divorce)

Evaluations: Children (ages 6-12), Adolescents, College Students, Adults, DDS/DARS

Accepted Payment Methods: Private Pay, Aetna, BCBS

Counseling: College Students, Adults

Business email address: erin@oakwoodcounseling.com

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Emily A. Brewer, Ph.D., L.S.S.P.

Psychologist

Specialties: Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Anxiety and Depressive Disorders, Behavior Management, Parent Training, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Mood Related Disorders, Emotional Disturbance, Problems at School, and Special Education.

Evaluations: Children, Adolescents, College Students

Counseling: Children, Adolescents, Families, College Students

Accepted Payment Methods: BCBS, Superior, Private Pay

Business email address: emily@oakwoodcounseling.com

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Olivia Baze, Psy.D.

Pre-Licensed Clinician Under the Supervision of Adam Saenz, Ph.D., D. Min, L.S.S.P. 

Specialties: Depression, Anxiety, Disordered Eating, Trauma, Multicultural/Diversity Issues, Family Issues, Relationships, Life Transitions and Adjustments, and LGBTQ+ Ally.

Counseling: Adolescents, College Students, Adults, Couples

Accepted Payment Methods: Private Pay

Business email address: olivia@oakwoodcounseling.com

Click here to read about Olivia.

Counseling

Jeremy Dew, LPC-S

Clinical Director, Licensed Professional Counselor-Supervisor

Specialties: Grief and loss, depression, relationship issues, struggles with hyperactivity and focus, anxiety and post-traumatic stress, behavioral concerns, lack of direction/discerning vocation and life changes, issues related to faith/spirituality, LGBT+ friendly, EMDR-trained

Counseling: Children, Adolescents, Families, College Students, Adults

Accepted Payment Methods: Private Pay, Aetna, BCBS, Scott & White

Business email address: jeremy@oakwoodcounseling.com

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Jackie Womack, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Specialties: Relational Struggles & Communication, Depression, Anxiety, Life Transitions

Counseling: Adolescents, Families, Adults, Couples

Accepted Payment Methods: Private Pay, BCBS

Business email address: jackie@oakwoodcounseling.com

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Sophia Tani, Ph.D., L.S.S.P.

Psychologist

Specialties: Anxiety, Depression, Autism, ADHD, behavior concerns, stress management, adjustment concerns, acculturation issues.
Fully bilingual (Spanish/English)

Client Focus: Assessment/ evaluations for children, adolescents, diverse backgrounds

Accepted Payment Methods: Private Pay

Business email address: sophia@oakwoodcounseling.com

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Jared Meyer, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Specialties:depression, life-adjustment issues, anxiety, marriage & relationship difficulties, infidelity, male unwanted sexual behaviors and identity struggles

Counseling: College Students, Adults, Seniors, Couples 

Accepted Payment Methods: Private Pay

Business email address: jared@oakwoodcounseling.com

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M. Elizabeth Eaton, LCSW-S

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Supervisor

Specialties:Anxiety, depression, relational issues, grief & loss, caregiver stress, identity
development across the lifespan

Counseling: Professional Students, Adults, Elders

Accepted Payment Methods: Private Pay, Medicare

Business email address: melizabeth@oakwoodcounseling.com

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Mollie McKee, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Specialties: Co-Occurring Disorders, Addiction, Life Transitions, Anxiety, Depression, Grief, LGBT-Q

Counseling: Adults, Couples, Families, College Students

Accepted Payment Methods: Private Pay

Business email address: mollie@oakwoodcounseling.com

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Jessica Endres, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Specialties:sexual, physical, emotional trauma and abuse; self-harm, anxiety, suicidal ideation; mindfulness, yoga; hispanic/immigrant cultural issues

Counseling: Adults, College Students, Adult Survivors of Childhood Abuse, Spanish/Bilingual Speakers

Accepted Payment Methods: Private Pay

Business email address: jessica@oakwoodcounseling.com

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Taylor Arnett

Office Manager

Business email address: office@oakwoodcounseling.com

Oakwood Roots

Angel Byrd, LMFT Associate Under the Supervision of Cynthia R. Carter, LPC-S, LMFT-S

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist Associate

Specialties: Depression, Anxiety, Relational Concerns, Life Adjustment Issues, Self-care

Counseling: Adolescents, College Students, Adults, Couples

Accepted Payment Methods: Private Pay

Business email address: angel@oakwoodcounseling.com

Click here to read more about Angel.

Caroline Dillard, LMFT Associate Under the Supervision of Tara Dekkers, Ph.D., LMFT-S

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist Associate

Specialties:Couple & Family Dynamics, Life Transitions, Grief & Loss, Depression, Anxiety, Alcohol & Substance Use, Adjustment to Motherhood, Stress Management, Social Justice
Concerns, Dual/multiple Heritage Identity Recognition & Development, LGBTQIA+ friendly.

Counseling: Children (+11), Adolescents, College Students, Adults, Couples, Families

Accepted Payment Methods: Private Pay

Business email address: carolinedillard@oakwoodcounseling.com

Click here to read more about Caroline.

Jessie Lee, LPC Associate Under the Supervision of P. Jeremy Dew, LPC-S

Licensed Professional Counselor Associate

Specialties: Relationship Issues, Depression, Anxiety, Stress Management, Adjustment Concerns, Behavioral Issues, Bullying & Friendship Issues, Work Satisfaction/Vocational Uncertainty and Concerns, OCD, Eating Disorders

Counseling: Children, Adolescents, College Students, Adults, Couples

Accepted Payment Methods: Private Pay

Business email address: jessielee@oakwoodcounseling.com

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Jess Rios, LPC Associate Under the Supervision of P. Jeremy Dew, LPC-S

Licensed Professional Counselor Associate

Specialties: Anxiety, depression, anger, relational concerns, life transitions, grief and loss, spiritual concerns, identity development, behavioral concerns, recovery from trauma, parenting support, Spanish/bilingual speakers

Counseling: Children, Adolescents, College Students, Adults, Couples, Families

Accepted Payment Methods: Private Pay

Business email address: jessrios@oakwoodcounseling.com

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Matthew Sanchez, LPC Associate Under the Supervision of P. Jeremy Dew, LPC-S

Licensed Professional Counselor Associate

Specialties:Men’s Mental Health, Masculinity, Gender, Ethnic identity, Relationships, Anxiety, Depression, Grief, Stress-Reduction

Counseling:Adolescents, College Students, Adults, Couples, Families

Accepted Payment Methods: Private Pay

Business email address: matthew@oakwoodcounseling.com

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Sarah Contreras, LPC Associate NCC Under the Supervision of Jennifer Cain, LPC-S, RPT-S

Licensed Professional Counselor Associate

Specialties: Anxiety, Depression, Grief and Loss, Stress, Self-esteem Issues, Multicultural Issues,
Bilingual (English/Spanish)

Counseling: Children, Adolescents, Teens, College Students, Adults

Accepted Payment Methods: Private Pay

Business email address: sarahcontreras@oakwoodcounseling.com

Click here to read more about Sarah.

Tiffany Hammond, LPC Associate Under the Supervision of P. Jeremy Dew, LPC-S

Licensed Professional Counselor Associate

Specialties: Family issues, couple relational difficulties, depression, life adjustment issues, anxiety

Counseling: Children, Adolescents, College Students, Adults, Couples, Families, Groups

Accepted Payment Methods: Private Pay

Business email address: tiffany@oakwoodcounseling.com

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Hope Van Dyk, Oakwood Roots Training Manager

Training Manager

Business email address: hopevandyk@oakwoodroots.com

Oakwood Roots Students

Evelina Guerrero, TAMU PhD Student

Texas A&M University PhD Student, School Psychology

Specialties: Anxiety, depression, ADHD, behavioral concerns, emotion regulation, autism spectrum disorder and developmental delays, LGBTQ+ friendly, Bilingual (Spanish/English).

Counseling: Children, Adolescents, Families

Business email address: evelina@oakwoodcounseling.com

Click here to read more about Evelina.

Sophia Howard, TAMU PhD Student

Texas A&M University PhD Student, School Psychology

Specialties:Anxiety, ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Depression, Behavior Concerns, Stress Management, Self-Care.

Counseling:Children, Adolescents, Families, College Students

Business email address: sophiahoward@oakwoodcounseling.com

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Codie Cacy, SHSU Student

Sam Houston State University Student, Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Specialties: Relationship Concerns, Anxiety, Child-Parent Relationship Therapy, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Behavioral Issues

Counseling: Children, Adolescents, College Students, Adults, Couples, Families

Business email address: codiecacy@oakwoodcounseling.com

Click here to read more about Codie.

Alicia Gregg, SHSU Student

Sam Houston State University Student, Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Specialties:Relationship concerns, Life transitions, Career development, Anxiety and Depression

Counseling: Adolescents, College Students, Adults, Families

Business email address: aliciagregg@oakwoodcounseling.com

Click here to read more about Alicia.