MEET THE TEAM
Ashira Windsor, MSW, LCSW
“Life often leaves us feeling stressed, depressed and or lost. Seeking therapy can be an important step in moving positively towards mental health stability and wholeness. With experience in addressing issues relating to anxiety, depression, trauma, parenting and marital issues, Ashira is passionate about providing a safe, supportive, non-judgmental environment for individuals, couples or families who need help. She seeks to understand where you are coming from and to partner with you as you identify positive steps in your journey towards healing.
Ashira is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who is licensed in the states of Mississippi and California with over 10 years of experience in providing high quality care and support to teens, adults, the elderly and mental health populations. She has a consistent track record of working successfully with individuals, families and groups, within a variety of settings.
If you are looking for a non-judgmental Clinician who is client centered and will try their hardest to assist you with accomplishing mental health stability and desired life goals, Ashira is your Therapist. She practices meeting clients where they are while treating them with dignity and respect. It’s her goal to “Ignite the POWER within you.”
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
State of California
Licensed Certified Social Worker
State of Mississippi
Bachelor of Social Worker Degree
Norfolk State University
Master of Social Work Degree
University of Southern California
Associate’s Degrees in Business and Liberal Arts
Baton Rouge Community College
Kelly Harmon, LCSW
Kelly Harmon is a Licensed Certified Social Worker (LCSW) in the state of Mississippi. She earned her Master of Social Work degree from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2009 after receiving her Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Sociology from Tulane University in 2006.
Behavioral Health Interns & Administrative Staff
Wanda Lawrence is a 2nd Year MSW Student who is pursuing her degree at Simmons University. She currently works at the VA Hospital here on the Gulf Coast.
Wanda previously earned her Bachelor’s in Human Services with a concentration in addictions from the University of Phoenix in 2018. Over the years, she has had the opportunity to work in an array of medical settings. Wanda possesses the gift of working with children and teens though she works with an array of populations. It is Wanda’s nature to care for others and it is her goal to assist them with healing and growth in an effort to put them on the path to a more rewarding life.
Wanda is a mother of four, two boys and two girls. Wanda relocated from California to Mississippi in 2011 to take care of her mother after she’d taken ill and decided to make it her home. She loves to cook especially for others, read and crochet.
Jodie Henderson is a 3rd year graduate student in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program who is pursuing her degree at Capella University. She is currently a stay at home mom, giving her an opportunity to pursue her education full time.
Jodie lives a military lifestyle with her husband who is currently serving in the United States Navy. This has granted Jodie and her family the ability to travel around the United States, where she has had the opportunity to encounter individuals from all walks of life.
Jodie has always had a passion for helping others. She provides a trusting, non-judgmental and safe space for others to tell their stories, slay their demons, and achieve the goals they set out to achieve. Jodie wants to She utilizes her education, and life experiences to offer guidance on the pathway to growth, and self-love.
Jodie aspires to work within the military population serving clients that have suffered from Traumatic events and victims of sexual assault. But she welcomes all individuals on the path of exploration and healing.
Monique O. Cooks
Monique O. Cooks is a native of Wichita Kansas. She's lived in Gulfport since she was 15 years old and is a graduate of Gulfport High School. She graduated MGCCC as a Certified Phlebotomist and a Physician Office Assistant as well as an Associates of Science degree. She loves working with and for people. She believes that it’s her calling in life is to touch as many lives as possible and to leave them better than she found them. She has two beautiful children, a daughter and a son, who mean the world to her.
Part-Time Administrative Assistant
Natasha is currently a Billing Analyst with a local utility company. She is currently pursuing a Masters Degree in Business and plans to start Billing for local Medical offices.
Before her career as a Billing Analyst, Natasha spent 20 years in the customer service industry with a fortune 500 company. After a successful career, Natasha decided to transition to a private business for a more personal experience. She is the mother of two beautiful daughters. She enjoys reading, and spending time with friends and family.
Natasha has decades of customer service experience and is prepared to continue offering our clients the best customer care possible.