Tina St.Clair, Esq., LCSW, LMFT, MCAP, SAP
Attorney at Law
Mrs. St.Clair holds a Juris Doctorate (JD) from Florida Coastal School of Law and she is a member of the Florida Bar. She is also a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) a Master’s Level Certified Addictions Professional (MCAP), and a Substance Abuse Professional (SAP) with over twenty years of experience in social services. Mrs. St.Clair has worked in the private practice setting, clinical administration, program development, and management of child protection services. She specializes in the treatment of children, adolescents, couples, and families.
Mrs. St.Clair is a Florida Supreme Court Certified Family Law Mediator and works with couples to mediate divorce and custody issues in Northeast Florida. As a mental health professional, Mrs. St.Clair also assists the court in the completion of social investigations to recommend a parenting plan that is in the best interests of the child or children involved.
Gary St.Clair, Jr., MSW, RCSWI, NCRC-I
Gary is a graduate of the BSW Program at the University of North Florida and the MSW program at Western New Mexico University. He is currently working towards independent licensure and holds a Registered Clinical Social Work Intern license from the State of Florida. In addition, Mr. St.Clair is a Nationally Certified Recovery Coach.
Gary specializes in providing individual and group substance abuse outpatient treatment. Gary works to help individuals identify their disease of addiction, develop a plan for recovery, and relapse prevention. In addition, Gary works with family members who are impacted by their loved one’s drug and/or alcohol addiction. Gary offers intervention services, care coordination for placement in detox or residential care, and sober escort services. In addition, Gary provides a batterer’s intervention program and anger management classes for individuals court ordered to these services in Duval and Clay counties.
Vanessa Birchell, LMHC
Vanessa is a licensed mental health counselor who fully enjoys serving her community. Vanessa works with couples, families, and individuals; from preteens to the elderly. Vanessa utilizes collaborative therapy approaches that encourage all to strive and become the best version of themselves.
Vanessa specializes in working with LGBTQAI+ persons, individuals infected/affected by HIV+/AIDS, dual diagnosis, and women’s issues: finding work/life balance, surviving domestic violence, and unpacking the effects of gender socialization in home, work, and social settings.
Tim Albro, LCSW
Tim is a licensed clinical social worker who received his degree from Smith College School for Social Work. Tim works with individuals, couples, and families. He specializes in working with children and adolescents. Tim believes relationships are essential to how we develop into ourselves and extend ourselves to have a positive impact in our work, families, and communities. He thinks that many people seek therapy to unlock the love, hope, and dignity we all have available to us. Tim practices from a relational and strength based perspective to provide support and concrete feedback to help individuals and families navigate issues related to stress, anxiety, depression, grief/loss, separation/divorce, communication, and trauma.
Kris Wilson, LMHC
Kris is a licensed mental health counselor who received her master’s degree from Webster University. Kris works with individuals, couples, and families. She has experience in the counseling field working with both children and adults. Kris helps to address behavioral issues in children and adolescents, as well as depression, anxiety, and other mood disordered in adults. She believes in a strengths based perspective that allows individuals to live their best life.
Marsha Daphnis, LMHC
Marsha is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor who has served our community for over 10 years. She obtained a Master of Arts degree in Community Counseling from Andrews University in Michigan. She has experience working in many facets of counseling: individual, group, and substance abuse treatment.
Marsha utilizes an eclectic approach to therapy which includes CBT, and Person-Centered therapy approaches. She believes in creating a safe and positive atmosphere for individuals to develop inner strength and skills needed to navigate during difficult circumstances. She uses therapy as a tool to facilitate healing and growth for individuals suffering from disorders such as PTSD, anxiety and depression. She enjoys working with all populations especially teenagers and adult women.
“Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.”
Barbara is our agency’s Office Manager. She has over 30 years of experience working in the medical industry. Her experience includes direct patient care, office administration, and insurance billing. Barbara is compassionate and dedicated to the mission and vision of Family Services and Resource Center, Inc.