Meet Our Team of Therapists

Ali Kraus-Flowers

Ali Kraus-Flowers – Graduate Intern  
Ali creates a warm and trusting collaborative relationship with clients; one that encourages respect, vulnerability and willingness. She provides therapy for individuals including young adults at a reduced fee under the Supervision of Drs. Anne Hancock and John Nance. Ali has experience working with issues such as anxiety, grief, loss and self-esteem and has fulfilled her practicum serving families as a Grief Counselor at the Hospice and Palliative Care Center of Lake Norman. She is a strong advocate for people who want to build healthy relationships through self-awareness, communication and connection.

Ali’s Office Hours:

  • Tuesday: 4pm – 8pm
  • Wednesday: 4pm – 8pm
  • Saturday: 9am – 1pm

Fees: Couple 125 | Individual 100 | Online & In-Person


Portrait of Julie Moore

Julie Moore M.A.
Julie is a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor Associate and a formally trained EFT Couples Therapist. She holds a Masters in Counseling and a Bachelors in Sociology from Wake Forest University. Her experience includes working with couples and families with the goal of healing and strengthening relationships.

Julie’s Office Hours:

  • Tuesday: 12pm – 7pm
  • Wednesday: 1:30pm – 8pm
  • Thursday: 9am – 3:30pm
  • Friday: 9am – 3:30pm
  • Saturday: 9am – 2pm

Fees: Couple 195 | Individual 145 | Online & In-Person


Stephanie Davis M.A.

Stephanie Davis M.A.
Stephanie is a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor. She holds a Masters in Education, a Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and a Post-Graduate Degree in Professional School Counseling. Her counseling experience includes working with children and teens who are exploring healthy ways to communicate and express emotions.

Stephanie’s Office Hours:

  • Saturday: 10am – 2pm

Fees: Parent/Family 250 | Individual 235 | Online & In-Person


Christina Bronte Family Therapist

Christina Bronte M.S.W.  
Christina is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and formally trained in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT). Her passion is helping teens, young adults and their families navigate today’s complex and fast-paced environment by building confidence and developing a strong sense of self. She also helps adults work through life transition issues while maintaining equilibrium in the face of overwhelming odds. Her specialties include anxiety, depression, trauma, academic pressures, parental loss, adoption and the impact of social media. Christina believes that to live our best life, we must remain connected and attuned to ourselves, our values and those who matter most.

Christina’s Office Hours:

  • Monday: 3pm – 7pm
  • Tuesday: 1:30pm – 7pm
  • Wednesday: 3pm – 7pm
  • Thursday: 12pm – 6pm

Fees: Couple 295 | Individual 245 | Online & In-Person


Sheila Mull M.A.
Sheila is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Associate and is a formally trained EFT Couples Therapist. She holds a Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy (Pfeiffer University) and a Masters in Criminal Justice (ECU). Her experience includes working with individuals with PTSD, trauma, depression, anxiety, grief and loss, and substance abuse. Her goal is to help individuals and couples increase self-awareness, confidence and connection.

Sheila’s Office Hours:

  • Tuesday: 9am – 4pm
  • Wednesday: 11am – 7:30pm
  • Thursday: 11am – 7:30pm
  • Friday: 10am – 4pm

Fees: Couple 265 | Individual 175 | Online & In-Person


Courtney-Costa

Courtney Costa M.A.
Courtney is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and formally trained in EFT (Emotionally Focused Therapy). She helps couples restore their communication and rebuild the foundation of their relationship. Courtney’s priority is to strengthen a couple’s bond so they can move forward and enjoy life together again. Her experience includes anxiety, depression and a focus on emotional well-being. Courtney holds a BA in Psychology (NC State) and an MA in Social Work (UNCC).

Courtney’s Office Hours:

  • Monday:  7:30am – 3:30pm
  • Tuesday: 2pm – 7:30pm
  • Wednesday: 10am – 5:30pm
  • Thursday:  10am – 5:30pm
  • Friday:  7:30am – 2:30pm

Fees: Couple 265 | Individual 175 | Online & In-Person


Sarah Faircloth

Sarah Faircloth M.A.
Sarah is a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor Associate and a formally trained EFT Couple Therapist. A graduate of UNC Chapel Hill (B.A. Psychology) and Wake Forest University (M.A. Counseling), Sarah is also an accomplished yoga instructor. She understands the meaning of presence and is skilled at using EFT’s step-by-step process to help couples identify and stop challenging negative patterns. Sarah recognizes the profound impact a distressed relationship can have on our overall physical and emotional well-being.

Sarah’s Office Hours:

  • Monday: 7am – 2pm
  • Tuesday: 7am – 2pm
  • Thursday: 11am – 6:30pm
  • Friday: 8am – 3:30pm

Fees: Couple 285 | Individual 195 | Online & In-Person


Beth McCain

Beth McCain M.A.
Beth is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, exceptionally well trained and certified in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT). She holds a masters in Marriage and Family Therapy. Her specialty is working with couples who want a strong partnership, yet struggle with communication, trust, and emotional connection. Beth’s priority is ending the conflict and recreating a healthy, happy relationship. Beth conducts classic counseling services and 1-Day and 2 1/2-Day Couples Intensives.

Beth’s Office Hours: (Beth is only taking Intensive clients at this time.)

  • Tuesday: 9am – 4pm
  • Wednesday: 9am – 4pm
  • Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday – Open for 1-Day and 2 1/2-Day Intensives

Fees: Couple 325 | Individual 225 | Currently not accepting new clients
1 Day Couples Intensive | 2300 | Online & In-Person
2 1/2 Day Couples Intensive | 5500 | In-Person Only


Anne Hancock

Anne Hancock Psy.D.
Anne is a prominent relationship therapist and Founder of Wellness Counseling Center. She is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and specializes in working with couples and families. She has a doctorate in Psychology and masters degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. Anne is a certified Emotionally Focused Couples Therapist and Supervisor. She always works from a wellness-oriented, non-pathologizing point of view. That means no-blame, no-shame. Anne conducts 2 1/2-Day Couples Intensives.

Fees: Couple 410 | Individual 310 | Online & In-Person
2 1/2 Day Couples Intensive | 7750 | In-Person Only