Our specialists in Polyvagal Practitioner

Jennifer Spencer, PhD, HSPP

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Owner/Psychologist Dr. Spencer holds  a master’s degree and a doctorate  in counseling psychology. She has been a clinician for nearly 30 years, and opened Spencer Psychology in 2003. Prior to 2003, she was the manager of a community mental health center for several years, and the clinical director of a battered women’s shelter. She also has worked in college counseling centers, schools,… Read more →

Laura Swinford, SEP, LCSW

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Ms. Swinford studied psychology and social work at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, where she received both her Bachelor of Arts and her Master’s in Social Work. She has served in the field of family mental health with more than 15 years of clinical experience, and is also a published author of research work in the mental health field. Ms.… Read more →

Linda Bannister, LMHC, ATR-BC

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Ms. Bannister is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, and a board certified art therapist. She holds a Masters Degree from St. Mary-of-the-Woods College. She has experience as a therapist in a variety of settings, including community-based work, schools, private practice and home based therapy. Her first career was in graphic design and communications.   Ms. Bannister works with clients of… Read more →

Naomi Koeplin, LSW

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Ms. Koeplin is a Social Worker with a master’s degree from Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis. Her undergraduate degree is in English education from Bethel University, and she holds a master’s degree in elementary education and early childhood development from Northern Arizona University.  Ms. Koeplin works with adults and adolescents using a compassionate, client-centered approach to engage in the therapeutic… Read more →