Our Valuable Staff Members
Marjorie Landron is a LCSW, certified anger management specialist II and founder of The Healing Tree Wellness Center. Marjorie specializes in Anger Management, Depression, Anxiety, Trauma, and PTSD. She obtained her Master’s degree from the University of Southern California with a concentration in Mental Health and sub-concentration in Military and Veteran Social Work. She is currently pursuing her doctorate’s degree in Social Work. Marjorie is an active member of the NASW (National Association of Social Workers), the APA (American Psychological Association), and NAMA (National Anger Management Association). She was given the Rising Star in Social Work Award in 2016. She is bilingual in English and Spanish.
Karen L. Cruey, M.D.
Karen L. Cruey, M. D., as a psychiatric physician, provides services to adults, adolescents, and children, committing her practice to optimizing the overall health of her patients. Dr. Cruey’s evaluation includes a medical assessment with referrals as appropriate to medical and other subspecialists. Among other areas, clinical focus includes stress-related issues, anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, and substance abuse. At the end of the first appointment, the patient will receive comprehensive information regarding diagnosis, treatment goals, and therapy strategies including prescribed medications when appropriate.
LCPC-I, LCADC-I, CRC
Dominique is a Clinical Professional Counselor Intern who works with children, adults, individuals, and families using an eclectic approach tailored to the unique needs of each new client.
Dominique has experience in working with high risk population. She was a crisis worker in Tucson, AZ assisting first responders by completing assessments and making placement recommendations for individuals who were suicidal, homicidal, or who were experiencing psychotic symptoms. Dominique also completed assessments for the mental health court system and made recommendations that influenced court mandated treatment.
Dominique has experienced working with children as crisis worker as well as being a former child protective service investigator where she assessed children’s safety and assisted parents in meeting their court mandated service plans.
Dominique received her undergraduate degree in psychology from St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, TX. As an undergraduate student, Dominique excelled in her psychology courses and was able to teach undergraduate psychology courses, complete behavioral research working with Beluga Whales, and published in academic journals. As a graduate student at the University of Arizona, Dominique continued in research exploring the impact of school police officers on school safety while completing her Master’s Degree in Mental Health with an emphasis on disability studies. Dominique’s love for helping other hand drive for knowledge bolstered her desire to become a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, allows her to work with individuals with mild, moderate, to severe disabilities.
J’Aime N. MacPherson
Born and raised in las vegas. J’Aime received her bachelor’s degree from UNLV in psychology with a minor in marriage and family therapy. She obtained her masters degree at Capella University in Marriage and Family Therapy and currently working on her PhD from North Central University in Marriage and Family Therapy with a concentration in medical family therapy. She focuses on depression, anxiety, sex therapy and infertility. She is married to her high school sweetheart and together they have two children along with their dog and cat. She enjoys working out and watching movies with her family.
Venessa is known as The Girl with the Big Personality. She worked as a Professional Dancer and used her experience to teach Self Esteem through Movement to Teenaged Girls. She has also worked over 12 years in the Customer Service Industry as a Skilled Makeup Artist and Skincare Consultant. She is strategically Organized and Skilled in Team Building because she loves to research the way things work.
Venessa has a passion for Nutrition and Science and is an Advocate for Holistic Healing and Healthy Dieting. Her mantra is “ a healthy soul and heart lead to a healthy mind and body.”