The Team

Meet Our People

Empowered Healing Dallas therapists represent a diverse range of backgrounds and experiences. We believe that feeling truly seen, heard, and understood is a vital part of the healing process, so we’ll match you to the therapist best suited to you.


Feel a connection to a particular therapist? Feel free to contact them directly by using the email link below their name. 

Dr. Danica Harris (She/Her)

Not currently accepting new clients

Dr. Brittany Escuriex (She/Her)

Lilia Hairston, M.A. (She/Her)

Practice Manager

Dr. Sapna Patel (She/Her)

Stacey Appiah-Opoku, LPC, NCC (She/Her)

Dr. Marlene Williams (She/Her)

Luis Perez, LPC, LCDC (He/Him)

Dr. Alexavery Hawkins (They/Them)

Morenike Olorunnisomo, LPC-Associate (She/Her)

Dr. Alexandra Larks (She/Her)

Denzel Wilson, M.A., Advanced Doctoral Student Therapist (He/Him)

Lori Shingledecker, LPC (She/Her)

Amanda Matos, LPC (She/Her)

Isabella Cerritos

Candice Lu M.A., Advanced Doctoral Student Therapist (She/Her/They/Them)


Interested in working with Empowered Healing Dallas? Email your cover letter and resume to


Empowered Healing Dallas offers a comprehensive Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Private Practice for therapists with a Ph.D or Psy.D in Clinical or Counseling.

A post-doctoral fellowship at EHD includes:

  • 2 hours of weekly supervision & training
  • Weekly group consultation
  • Overhead expenses covered
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Access to private pay & insurance (BCBS & United) referral networks
  • Flexibility to hone specific interests
  • Minimum salary guaranteed as you build your caseload
  • Exposure to marketing and social media practices for networking & client referral
  • Learn how to get paneled with & bill insurance companies
  • Ability to see clients in person (dependent on safety related to COVID-19) & via teletherapy across Texas
  • Ability to see individuals, couples, and groups
  • Specialized support in working with: Couples/Intimate Partnerships, Complex Trauma, People of Size, Gender-Affirming Care, LGBTQ+, Mind-Body & Somatic Interventions, Highly Sensitive People
  • Potential to supervise advanced fieldwork student

Candidate Requirements

  • Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Clinical or Counseling Psychology
  • Completion of an APA-accredited internship
  • Commitment to anti-racism and providing inclusive & supportive care to all clients
  • Ability to self-reflect
  • Openness to learning and growing
  • Ability to work closely and collaboratively with a team and supervisors

Sound like a fit?
Click here to email us. Please include your resume along with a cover letter and a minimum of one professional reference.