Mental Health Specialists

210 West Burnside

Suite A

Chubbuck, ID 83202 United States

208-238-9000

Mental Health Specialists

745 W. Bridge

Blackfoot, Idaho 83221 USA

208-238-9000

Meet Our Team

  • Ric Boyce
    LCSW
    Director, Clinician

    Information coming soon!

  • Staralee Baird
    LCSW
    Clinical Manager

    Staralee is a Licensed Clinical Master Social Worker who is our Clinical Supervisor. She obtained her Bachelor of Social Work at Idaho State University, and went on to get her Master of Social Work at Boise State University. Staralee has specialized in trauma work, using several evidence base treatments. Those include, EMDR, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectal Behavior Therapy, and Mindfulness. She has studied with Bessel Van Der Kolk who is a world-renowned trauma expert; enjoying training for over a week under his tutelage. She enjoys working with individuals of all ages who suffer from trauma-related issues. 

  • Dr.
    Manuel Sierra
    MD
    Child Psychiatrist

    Information coming soon!

  • Danielle Hamill
    PA-C
    Medication Management

    Information coming soon!

  • Dr.
    Debra Larsen Aubrey
    PhD
    Lead Psychologist

    Debra (Deb) Larsen Aubrey, Ph.D., completed her undergraduate at Brigham Young University and her graduate work in Clinical Psychology at Idaho State University and has been working in the mental health field for over 35 years. She worked for a decade in clinical research, completing research projects funded for several million dollars targeting understanding treatment and rural issues. Dr. Aubrey's research resulted in her becoming a 2-time NIH clinical research award winner, the author of numerous professional journal articles and a national and international presenter. She has extensive training in psychological assessment, trauma treatment for adults and children, and EMDR, DBT, ACT and CBT. She served as President of the Idaho Psychological Association (IPA) from 2010-2012.

  • Thomas Wilkinson
    PsyD
    Psychologist

    Information coming soon!

  • Natalia Dunn
    FNP-BC
    Medication Management

    Information coming soon!

  • Matthew Bishop
    Office Manager

    Matthew Bishop has been working in Mental Health since 2007 after obtaining his Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Brigham Young University - Idaho.  He finished a Master of Business Administration in 2019 from Louisiana State University - Shreveport.  Matt is new to our team and has come in with excitement, enthusiasm, and a commitment to make sure that every person that walks through our front door is treated with care and respect.  He enjoys spending time with his family, loves to laugh, and build things in his spare time.    

  • Joe Anderson
    LCPC
    Team Lead, Clinician, Neurofeedback provider

    Joe is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor who works in our Pocatello office. He obtained a Bachelor of Psychology at the University of Utah and went on to get his Master of Counseling at Idaho State University. Joe’s practice specialties include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Adlerian Therapy, and Neurofeedback. His focus is working with individuals who struggle with depression, Anxiety, PTSD, faith crisis issues, ADHD, and Oppositional Defiance. In his free time, Joe enjoys hiking, playing tennis, and reading. He is bilingual, speaking both English and Spanish

  • Saeward O'Neil
    LPC
    Team Lead, Clinician, Neurofeedback provider

    Saeward is a Licensed Professional Counselor who works in our Pocatello office. She obtained a Bachelor of Science in Psychology at Liberty University and went on the get her Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Walden University. Saeward’s practice specialties include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Trauma-focused CBT, and Neurofeedback. Her focus is working with individuals who experience depression, anxiety disorders, trauma, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, self-esteem, and relationship issues. In her free time, Saeward enjoys doing DIY projects and spending time with her family.

  • Garren Aubrey
    LMSW
    Clinician

    Garren is a Licensed Master Social Worker who works in our Pocatello office. He obtained a Bachelor of Social Work at Idaho State University and went on to get his Master of Social Work at Boise State University. Garren’s practice specialties include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, and Logotherapy. His focus is working with individuals who struggle with anger and individuals with disabilities. Garren often leads our DBT therapy group. In his free time, Garren enjoys woodworking, reading, and playing fantasy football.

  • KiLynn Hainline
    LMSW
    Clinician

    KiLynn is a Licensed Master Social Worker who works in our Pocatello. She obtained her Bachelor of Social work with a Minor in Gender and Sexuality Studies and went on to get her Master of Social work at Idaho State University. KiLynn’s practice specialties include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, and Empowerment, Strengths and Affirmative approaches. Her focus is working with individuals who experience depression, anxiety disorders, trauma, and individuals in the LGBTQ+ population. In her free time, KiLynn enjoys crafting, photography, concerts, and being outside in her hammock.

  • Kenric Gordon
    LMSW
    Clinician

    Information coming soon!

  • Lisa Patrick
    LCPC
    Clinician

    Lisa is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor who works in our Pocatello and Blackfoot office. She obtained a Master of Counseling at Idaho State University. Lisa’s practice specialties include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Trauma-focused CBT, Client-Centered, and Solution Focused. Her focus is working with individuals who experience depression, anxiety disorders, trauma, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, self-esteem, self-harm, parenting, and working with families and couples. In her free time, Lisa enjoys camping, exploring, and spending time with her family.

  • Candace Sandy
    LCSW
    Clinician

    Candace is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who works in our Pocatello office. She obtained Her Bachelor of Social Work at Idaho State University and went on to get her Master of Social Work at Boise State University. Candace’s practice specialty is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Her focus is working with adults, adolescents, and children who experience depression, anxiety, trauma, and grief. In her free time, Candace enjoys spending time with her family, attending activities for her kids, traveling, Volunteering on the Board of Distinguished Young Women and on the District Curriculum Committee for School District 25.

  • Heidi Napier
    LCPC
    Clinician

    Heidi is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor who works in our Pocatello office. She obtained her Master of Mental Health Counseling at Capella University in 2012. Heidi’s practice specialties is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavior Therapy. Her focus is working with adults, adolescents, and children who experience depression, anxiety, and addictions. In her free time, Heidi enjoys spending time with her family, spending time in Oregon, camping, and going to the beach.

  • Paula Smith
    Clinician

    Information coming soon!

  • Kelly Lind
    LCSW
    Clinician

    Kelly has a passion for helping people that started when she was a young child, growing up in Kentucky. She loved witnessing the people in her life heal from stressful situations and decided to make it her career. Kelly graduated from the University of Louisville with her Master of Science in Social Work and has her certificate of professional studies in Adlerian Psychology. Kelly finds joy in working with families, children, adolescents, and adults. Kelly is trained in the modalities of Adlerian psychology, dialectical behavior therapy, cognitive behavior therapy, and mindfulness. Kelly is also a registered yoga instructor, enjoys hiking in the mountains, and loves curling up with a good book.

  • Kathy Lake
    LSW
    Case Manager

    Kathy is a Licensed Social Worker who works in our Pocatello. She obtained her Bachelor of Social work at Idaho State University. As a case manager, she offers services and resources to help members become more confident and stable in their family and community. She works to think outside the box and come up with creative ways to help others be as independent as possible. In order to do this, Kathy allows others to determine their path in life, and pick their goals. In her free time, Kathy enjoys spending time with her husband, riding her horses, spending time outdoors, work on their ranch with cows, mini donkeys, and other animals. She has 12 grandkids and 5 dogs.

  • Candice Robbins
    Case Manager

    Candice is a Case Manager who works in our Pocatello office. She obtained her Bachelor of Psychology at Idaho State University. She has been doing case management for a year, and has done supervised visitations and family group decision making meetings for two years. As a case manager, she enjoys assisting others find resources that help them better their lives. In her free time, Candice spends time at the gym working out, being outside, doing sports, and being with her family.

  • Sara Evans
    CPSS
    Certified Peer Support Specialist

    Information coming soon!

  • Simon Sturdevant
    CPSS
    Certified Peer Support Specialist

    Information coming soon!

  • Laynie Martin
    RCS
    Respite

    Laynie is a certified Respite Care Specialist. She is currently working towards her Bachelor of Social Work at Idaho State University. Respite is a recreational program intended to give parents and care-takers relief. As a respite provider, Laynie works to create an environment where kids can have fun, socialize, and explore their interests through games, crafts, and activities. Our program focuses on fun and engaging activities in a structured environment. In her free time, Laynie enjoys yoga, hiking, being outdoors, camping, and painting.

Contact Me

Location

Availability

Hours may be subject to change for holidays

Primary

Monday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed