Helping you reach goals to make each day a better place to live.

We help people find healing within themselves through individualized therapeutic services so that they can face the world and its problems without the anchors of the past.

To meet the needs of the community by providing effective, trauma-informed services that create a sense of healing to individuals, couples, and families in need.


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Therapy is a personalized journey that helps you through the most difficult barriers that you face. We work with you to identify how you are affected and make a plan to work through it.

Our Services

Together WE Excel

With the help of the expert (you), we collaborate to establish and accomplish goals that will help make each day a better, brighter place to live.

Individual Therapy

Co-Parenting Counseling

Marriage / Couples Counseling

Family Counseling

Our Professional Services

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Licensure Supervison

Have you completed your Master's in Social Work and are looking to grow clinically on your way to becoming a Licensed Clinical Social Worker? I provide group and individual supervision that will challenge you to open your mind and expand your clinical abilities to be a greater help to those you serve. We cover a wide range of subjects from Diagnosing, Assessments, Treatment planning, Interventions, Ethics, and many more. Feel free to reach out to me for more information, if I am not able to help I will certainly point you in the direction of someone who can.

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Clinical Consultation

With front line, managerial, and administrative experiences in a wide range of settings, I can help you optimize the clinical impact your services have with your client population.

Whether you are looking for guidance in programming for a new or established mental health service/agency, need clinical training for you and/or your staff, or are just looking for support in your clinical endeavors, let's see how we can collaborate to go to the next level.

Our Pricing

Affordable Pricing Plan

No Surprise Act And Your Right To Receive A “Good Faith Estimate”
Under the law you have the right to receive a “Good Faith Estimate” explaining how much your medical care will cost if you do not have insurance or if you do not seek to file a claim with your insurance. For questions or more information about your right to a Good Faith Estimate,


Insurances Accepted: Anthem, Aetna, Cigna, Humana, Magellan, Medicaid, Medicare, Optima, Optum, Tricare, United

Private Pay Rates for Licensed Therapists

Individual Counseling

Couples Therapy
w/Licensed Therapist

Starting at $175 /Session

Private Pay Rates For Pre-Licensed Therapists

Starting at $80 / Session

Health Care

Co-pays/deductibles are automatically billed at the end of each session. We accept all major credit cards and Flexible Savings Accounts.

Our Therapists

Meet Our Team

Our team of knowledgeable clinicians will be able to help you and your family work through any barriers to meet your goals. Reach out to them if you are interested in scheduling a consultation.


Phillip Riddick

Phillip Riddick

Founder/Clinical Director

Dr. Phillip Riddick, DSW, LCSW, CCTP
Chief Executive Officer
Chernelle Tyson, MSW

Chernelle Tyson, MSW

Pre-Licensed Therapist

Chernelle Tyson, MSW
Supervisee in Social Work
Asia Leslie

Asia Leslie

Pre-Licensed Therapist

Asia Leslie, MSW
Supervisee in Social Work
Marq Gunn

Marq Gunn

Pre-Licensed Therapist

Marq Gunn, MSW
Supervisee in Social Work
Sharifa McKain

Sharifa McKain

Licensed Therapist

Sharifa McKain, MSW, LCSW
Licensed Therapist
Getting help is as easy as 1-2-3

Start your journey to change!

  1. Schedule initial consultation online. (This is your opportunity to ask questions and interview me to see if I am a good fit for your needs)
  2. Initial session will include an assessment & treatment planning. (I will be asking questions to help put together a strategy to achieve your goals)
  3. Let the journey begin! (We'll start working toward the goals identified in the first couple sessions)

Contact Us

Opening Hours

Monday – Friday
9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

12:00 PM – 3:00PM

Building Lives in Unison, Inc.

Our Vision is to create a healed community free from the stigma of mental health, where seeking help to deal with life’s stressors is not scrutinized, but congratulated.

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