BrainBody Wellness and Biofeedback, PLLC focuses on whole-person care, emphasizing the integration of the brain and body, and incorporating multiple domains of wellness to include physical, social, environmental, fun and recreation, financial, emotional, and other lifestyle factors. We offer comprehensive counseling, biofeedback, and assessments.
Mission: To treat the whole person through brain and body biofeedback, lifestyle, biology, and evidence-based psychological therapies.
Vision: To change the way the world views healthcare through reconnecting the brain and body in the treatment of physical and mental health and to use this strategy to help people live life to their fullest potential.
Alexandra Schilling (Ali Iverson), Psy.D., L.P.
Dr. Iverson (Schilling) is a licensed clinical psychologist who specializes in the treatment of anxiety disorders, stress, and treatment for Highly Sensitive Persons (Diagnoses such as OCD, Generalized Anxiety Disorders, PTSD, Panic Disorder, Agoraphobia). In addition, she is trained as a health psychologist and has treated the psychological aspects of Functional Neurological Disorders, Chronic Pain, POTS, and autoimmune diseases. She graduated with her Doctorate and Master's degrees in Clinical Psychology from Midwestern University in Glendale, AZ. She earned her undergraduate degree in Microbiology from Arizona State University. She is also certified as a life coach, yoga teacher, and mind-body wellness practitioner. She is EMDR trained and utilizes an eclectic approach integrating Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP), Internal Family Systems (IFS), and Mindfulness-Based Approaches.
She is currently available for appointments Tuesday-Fridays.
Her professional experiences include working in a group model with individuals diagnosed with cancer, administration, and interpretation of neuropsychological assessments, psychological testing, community mental health treatment, and most recently she worked at the Mayo Clinic in Arizona as a health psychologist with integrated treatment teams. She has taken her passion for integrated care into private practice in order to expand the reach of this innovative practice.
Her primary interest is integrated care which takes a "whole person" approach, emphasizing the integration of biology, lifestyle, and psychology. Early on, her interest in psychoneuroimmunology (focus on how stress and mental health affect the immune system) led to her passion for integrated care.
In her free time, she enjoys rock climbing, yoga, and spending time with her children.
AZ License #: 4772 - Listed under her full legal name Alexandra Schilling
CO License #4535 - Listed under her full legal name Alexandra Schilling
Amanda Nomicos, MA, CCTS-I
Amanda Nomicos is an EMDR trained Certified Clinical Trauma Specialist and specializes in working with adults and teens 13 years old and up. She uses an eclectic approach that incorporates CBT, EMDR, person-centered therapy, and solution-focused therapy. She strives to find an approach that works best for each individual client. Amanda has specific training in treating perinatal mood disorders, EMDR, and trauma. She has worked with families, adolescents, groups, and individuals in a variety of settings.
Amanda has worked as an in-home counselor working with adolescents and families struggling with anxiety, behavioral issues, and depression. She completed training working with college-aged students struggling with anxiety, depression, and adjustments in addition to training in an intensive outpatient eating disorder program.
Her special interests includes: perinatal mood disorders, miscarriages, anxiety, and depression and working with women and adolescents.
Here is her personal statement:
""Healing takes courage, and we all have courage, even if we have to dig a little to find it" - Tori Amos. I am honored to be given the opportunity to walk alongside my clients while they are healing. My main goal as a therapist is to assist you in healing, accomplishing the goals you set, and providing a safe place for you to explore."
Schedule an intake or free treatment consult with Amanda here.
Dr. Ashlee Rincon, Ph.D., L.P.
Dr. Ashlee Rincon is a licensed clinical psychologist in the state of Arizona. Her approach is primarily cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) based. She is contracted with Medicare and BCBS. Here is her personal statement and areas of focus:
"Throughout our lives, we encounter trials and tribulations. There are hurdles to climb and mountains to move. Sometimes, we are able to do it alone, but often we need guidance, support, a change in our thinking, and our behaviors. As a psychologist, my experience in working with individuals and their families across the lifespan, focuses on a holistic perspective, to help them climb their hurdles and move their mountains. Together, we collaborate and work to find new perspectives and solutions by approaching it from a whole-person perspective, recognizing that often the challenges we face impacts so many facets of our lives. This means we talk about the aspects that make you, you! This may include occupational, environmental, social, emotional, physical, intellectual, or even spiritual aspects to help you discover the best means to achieve your desired goals.
I utilize a multimodal-treatment approach that is tailored to meet your specific needs, often utilizing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness, Glasser/ Reality Therapy, and Solution-Focused Therapy. Together we work to address concerns related to mood, anxiety, trauma, grief, relationship problems, and life transitions."
Jennifer Salazar MSC, LAC, CCTSI
Jennifer Salazar is a certified trauma therapist with over 15 years of experience treating and supporting individuals across the lifespan in various settings. She sees children as young as 8 through adults. She has an eclectic, strength-based approach utilizing diverse theoretical approaches, including holistic and behavioral neuroscience, to address the root cause of behavioral trauma patterns. Jennifer partners with her clients offering an integrative, compassionate, and collaborative therapeutic relationship. Understanding everyone's journey is unique, she strives to cultivate an individualized, safe, and authentic healing experience.
Jennifer has received training in the Neurosequential Model, Cognitive Behavioral, Sand Tray therapy, Nurturing Parenting, Narrative Therapy, and Family Systems. She’s a third-generation practitioner of traditional and holistic healing interventions, with 23 years of experience.
Her special interests include: working with adolescents, families, young adults, and women, as well as treating the root causes of depression, anxiety, fear, feeling “stuck,” self-esteem, trauma, and disruptive patterns of behavior.
Statement from Jennifer:
"I am honored to have had the opportunity to train with some of the most respected leaders in their fields, and to be able to incorporate the best of both traditional and modern techniques into my work. This allows me to meet my clients where they’re at, and help guide them to a path of healing the mind, body, and heart. I believe interweaving these different modalities produces an authentic, optimal, holistic approach to healing."
Shanika Toms, LCSW
Shanika is a licensed clinician who utilizes a Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Therapies, Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and Internal Family Systems (IFS) approach. She also incorporates elements from spirituality and somatic experiencing. She treats anxiety, depression, and trauma.
The following is a statement from Shanika:
"Are you struggling to know which direction to go in life? Are you looking to begin to address issues that are making your life unmanageable? Or are you looking to continue to work through issues that are more complicated than you expected? I am an independently licensed therapist that specializes in working with individuals and families who suffer with difficult life situations. I have been told that I have a natural ability to assist those who want to achieve a higher level of self-worth and authenticity.
I specialize in helping my clients develop emotional awareness to reach a new level of emotional maturity and increase their emotional intelligence. I enjoy teaching my clients how to integrate mindfulness into their daily life and to experience the moment. I utilize a spiritual approach to wellness by helping clients connect to a deeper sense of oneself.
I utilize DBT skills as a foundation to my approach. In addition, I use various other evidence-based methods for assisting my clients in making healthy changes. My goal is to meet you where you are at. I hold space so you can do the inner work that needs your valuable attention. This space is calm and safe."
Shanika also has a special interest in working with BIPOC population. Please click here to schedule a free treatment consultation with her!
Gabrielle Rozio, Psy.D.
Dr. Rozio earned her Doctorate and Master’s in Clinical Psychology from Midwestern University. She has also completed a Master’s in Counseling Psychology at Arizona State University. She provides individual and couples counseling/psychotherapy. Dr. Rozio offers a comfortable and safe environment that enables growth, healing, self-reflection and hope for the future.
Individuals who come to see her are often conflicted about an important situation or change in their lives. They may feel stuck or in a state of limbo. Others experience disappointment and frustration, which often leads to strained relationships. Some individuals want to increase self-awareness and grow through self-exploration.
Feeling heard and understood is an important part of the psychotherapy process. Dr. Rozio’s approach is designed to best match the clients’ needs, personality, and situation. She considers the impact of biology, lifestyle, and psychological factors, while incorporating an individuals’ strengths.
Dr. Rozio works with adults (18+), older adults (60+), and couples to address concerns such as anxiety, depression, relationship issues, life-transitions, self-esteem, and stress. She employs cognitive behavioral, mindfulness-based, and client-centered methodologies. With support, new coping skills and responses are developed. The goal is to work together towards a hopeful future and increased personal satisfaction.
Courtney graduated with her Bachelors of Science Degree in Psychology from Florida State University. She has specialized training in the nutritional treatment of mental health. She has an interest in the neurobiological underpinnings of mental health and ways to address these contributing factors. She is currently available Tuesday to Friday in the mornings.
She enjoys playing volleyball and spending time with friends and family.