• Rashika J. Rentie, PhD

    Dr. Rashika Rentie is a licensed psychologist specializing in individual, couples, and psychological evaluations in the DC Metropolitan area. As a graduate of Howard University, Dr. Rentie has a strong foundation in the areas of trauma, culture and the importance of social justice and leadership. She is devoted to community service and development and actively donates her time to non-profit organizations with Give an Hour (giveanhour.org) being one of those organizations. Among her areas of expertise are trauma, parenting, relational concerns, multicultural issues, attachment, academic challenges and intimacy concerns. In addition to being a prominent therapist, Dr. Rentie has presented at National conferences and to general audiences speaking on the topics of parenting, academic success, trauma and cultural competence. Dr. Rentie is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complementary methodologies and evidence-based techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.

  • Camilla Cryer, M.A., LPC, NCC

    Camilla Cryer is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Virginia. She obtained her Associate of Arts Degree in Liberal Arts from Bucks County Community College, a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from the University of Virginia, and a Master of Arts Degree in Community Counseling from Regent University. Camilla is also a National Certified Counselor (NCC) and is currently working on adding a license from Washington, D.C. and receiving supervision to complete her certification in the certified sex offender program (CSOP) to be a treatment provider. Camilla’s experiences as a professional counselor is versatile. Over the course of her career, she’s worked in residential group homes for adult clients with Intellectual Disabilities, a substance abuse treatment program, a home for women and their children who were victims of domestic violence, and for clients with major clinical diagnoses. She also provided home-based services, support in group therapy, and outpatient counseling to children/teens, parents, couples, and families. Camilla’s foundation with clients are person centered. Including empathy and validation in the therapeutic process allows the client to have a voice and be heard without judgement. She uses evidenced based theoretical orientations and works collaboratively with clients to develop their individualized treatment goals. She also believes in educating clients to allow them to become experts in their mental well-being as well as access resources in the community to include in their support systems. Camilla is also active in a variety of community services projects and a firm believer in giving back to the community.

     

  • Dr. Stainback

    Dr. Stainback is a psychotherapist at The PSYCH GROUP, LLC who provides individual, couples, family and group therapy to children through older adults and also provides testing. Dr. Stainback has a strong background in the areas of diversity, trauma, sexual abuse, eating issues, parenting, anxiety, and mood disorders. Dr. Stainback also has a wealth of previous experience, including in non-profit organizations, community mental health, schools, long-term care, private practice and hospital settings. A graduate of The Chicago School of Professional Psychology and Western Illinois University, Dr. Stainback has presented on various topics, including parenting and the impact of poverty and racism. Dr. Stainback takes an integrative approach to help others. Combining her knowledge of cognitive-behavioral therapy, spiritual healing, and various other modalities and exploring the impact of various factors, including nutrition.  Dr. Stainback works to build a blueprint designed for each of her clients to assist them to embrace and speak their truth, let go of the past and return to wholeness. Her bright spirit and enthusiasm will create a great space for clients to heal.