Meet our team

Ally Christian Counseling

Vancouver | White Salmon | Kelso


At Ally, we feature a team of exceptionally trained, experienced, and gifted professionals with various specialties to come alongside you as you work towards your goals.

  • Jeremiah has an extensive background in Counseling and Christian church ministry, including: pastoral ministry since 2005, professional counseling since 2013, and is currently an Assistant Professor and Clinical Training Supervisor in the Master of Arts in Counseling program at Multnomah University in Portland, Oregon. 


    Jeremiah specializes in providing direct counseling services to individuals and couples, as well as being a sought after clinical supervisor, presenter, and consultant for classes, workshops, seminars, professional trainings, and Christian church ministry.


    Locations served: in-person in Kelso and Vancouver, and online throughout WA

    Click here for Jeremiah's profile on Psychology Today

  • Michael has served in Christian church ministry in several states, including Colorado, California, Oregon, and Washington, and in a variety of roles including as a worship pastor, college ministry, and youth ministry staff. 


    Michael specializes in individual and relationship counseling services, helping individuals strengthen their relationships as well as overcome personal challenges related to depression, anxiety, identity, and self worth. 


    Locations served: in-person in Vancouver, and online throughout WA

    Click here for Michael's profile on Psychology Today

  • Natasha has diverse experience in family ministry, including children, youth, and mothers of preschoolers (MOPS). 


    Natasha utilizes a positive strengths-based approach to help individuals overcome challenges, learn and apply new skills, and improve their overall quality of personal, relational, and occupational life. Natasha also utilizes eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) to help individuals process trauma. 

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    Locations served: in-person in White Salmon, and online throughout WA

    Click here for Natasha's profile on Psychology Today

  • Preston Brennan, MA, LMHCA

    Preston comes to the Northwest by way of North Carolina, where he got his start in the mental health field working at a wilderness therapy center. Working with clients in this setting gave him an appreciation for the deep well of internal resources we all have, and how powerful an accepting, empathetic, and genuine presence can be on the path to growth and healing. Preston uses several approaches to help clients reprocess and reintegrate traumatic experiences in order to help them feel more a part of their own process of being a person.


    Locations served: in-person in Vancouver and White Salmon, online throughout WA

    Click here for Preston's profile on Psychology Today

  • Hailey Kale

    Hailey brings incredible empathetic understanding into sessions and strives to reach a deeper emotional level with her clients. Hailey cares deeply about developing a therapeutic relationship centered around support, trust, and safety. Hailey uses an Emotion-Focused approach to counseling, utilizing interventions that attune to the internal experience of the individual and assist in working through emotional responses


    Locations served: in-person in Vancouver, and online throughout WA

    Click here for Hailey's profile on Psychology Today

  • Shelley Bunn

    As a mother of three, Shelley’s nurturing and down-to-earth personality helps her connect with clients and put them at ease. Shelley brings a unique skillset to sessions, having been a client in individual and couples counseling. Using a strengths-based, solution-focused approach Shelley employs Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and Person-Centered Therapy to swiftly sow the seeds of healing that will help you reach mental wellness. 

     

    Locations served: In-person in Kelso, and online throughout WA 

    Click here for Shelley's profile on Psychology Today

  • When you contact Ally, you will likely be greeted by Mikayla, our compassionate and professional Administrator. Mikayla specializes in client relations and connecting you to one of the many specialists here at Ally.