Meet our In-Office and Virtual Therapists

Maria Lonnemann, MA, Licensed Mental Health Counselor


About Maria

Hi! I am originally from Ohio, but have always considered Florida to be a second home to me due to different family members living in the state and traveling to Clearwater Beach for vacation (the only place we ever went!). As I got older, I decided to move to the area for graduate school and have been here ever since. In my free time, I enjoy spending time being active outdoors, traveling, baking, exploring new places and spending time with my family, friends and dog.

Christina Macnamara, MSW, Licensed Clinical Social Worker


About Christina

Like many in this beautiful state, I am a transplant.  I moved to Tampa from Minnesota in 2015, in search of sunshine and heat!  I am comfortable as a transplant because I grew up moving often, (around the world), but I honestly feel at home here, probably because I am in good company. My Minnesotan husband has adapted well, as have our young adult sons and a multitude of dogs and cats (animal loving family).  I enjoy spending time with my family and doing outdoor activities, such as gardening and running.

Lisa Baker, MSW, Licensed Clinical Social Worker


About Lisa

I grew up in Florida and relocated back to Tampa in 2014. I love everything the Tampa Bay area has to offer - such as the beautiful beaches, glorious sunsets, great restaurants and shopping, and most of all - a community of diverse and interesting people.

I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, furniture repair/painting/ repurposing/ gardening, music, movies, and binge watching great shows (especially British TV).

               Camille Faunda, MSW,                    Licensed Clinical Social Worker


About Camille

Let’s get to know each other… how about I start? My name is Camille and I am a native Minnesotan living in Tampa with my husband and our two dogs. Our family migrated south for the warm weather and hopes to grow closer as a family. “Grow where you’re planted” has been my mantra living in Tampa and exploring all of the special neighborhoods we get to call our home. There is nothing better to me than exploring with family all of the new places to eat, drink coffee, enjoy runs, or practice yoga. I hope for the opportunity to get to know you as well.

Nicole Hunt, MSW, Licensed Clinical Social Worker


About Nicole

 Building rapport and getting to know one another is a great first step in building a therapeutic relationship.

First, here is a little about myself.  I was born and raised in upstate New York and moved to Florida in 2013 with my husband and our two sons.

Like many who move to Florida, I came for the beautiful weather!  I love the beach, traveling, working out, sports and spending time with my family.

Joel Schmidt, MA, Licensed Mental Health Counselor


About Joel

My name is Joel and I'm a husband, a dog dad, and  Navy Veteran.  I'm from Nebraska originally, but have been in Florida for about 12 years and Tampa for about 3 years.  A lot of what drew us to Tampa was everything that it has to offer: good food/drink, entertainment, sporting events, and easy access to the beaches.  I love travel, college football, coffee, learning new things, listening to podcasts, Florida Winters, and spending time with family, friends, and our Greyhound named Dean.

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