Couples & Family
Children & Teens

First Responders and LEOs

Military Lifestyle Issues
Grief and Loss
Anxiety and Fears
Personal Growth
Parenting Support
Stress Management


Our Staff

Our Staff

Chauntel M. Summers, PhD, LCMHC, BC-TMH, CFRC
Director of Clinical Services

Dr. Summers has been working in the mental health field since 1999 and is licensed as a professional counselor in both North Carolina and Pennsylvania.  She offers outpatient counseling for individuals, couples, groups and families. She is Board-Certified in providing TeleMental Health, as well as in Life Coaching. Dr. Summers is also the first provider in North Carolina to become a Certified First Responder Counselor and provides confidential, supportive services specialized to meet the needs of law enforcement, emergency medical staff, and firefighters. In addition to the services provided in her Spring Lake office, she offers HIPAA-compliant telehealth sessions  to clients in Pennsylvania.

Our Independent Practitioners  

  • John Edwards, LCMHC, LMFT, LCAS 
  • Bianca Gantt, LCSW
  • Lynsey V. Flaherty, LCSW 
  • Stacie Peterson, LCMHC
  • Sean Bessasparis, LCSW
  • Emily Jones, LMFT

Our Office Staff
Judy Gordon, Scheduling Coordinator