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Acacia Spotlight: Abby Hansen, LPCC

Acacia Spotlight looks to highlight the clinicians, staff, and programs that make Acacia what it is today. March’s clinician is Abby Hansen, LPCC. This down-to-earth Minneapolis native planted her roots at Acacia in May of 2019. Her mindful

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Acacia Spotlight: Dean Khambatta, AMFT

Acacia Spotlight looks to highlight the clinicians, staff, and programs that make Acacia what it is today. February’s clinician is Dean Khambatta, AMFT. Dean joined Acacia’s Santa Cruz team in October 2019. The Oakland native studied at UC

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Acacia Spotlight: Sheena Edmonds, LMFT

Acacia Spotlight looks to highlight the clinicians, staff, and programs that make Acacia what it is today. November’s clinician is Sheena Edmonds, LMFT. Sheena is a La Verne, CA native who also claims Miami after spending time there

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Acacia Spotlight: Solomon Ndungu, LMFT

Acacia Spotlight looks to highlight the clinicians, staff, and programs that make Acacia what it is today. October’s clinician is Solomon Ndungu, LMFT. Although once a Bostonian, and apparently a New England Patriots fan, Solomon was born and

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The Value of Knowing You are Not Alone

I’ve always wanted to be a nurse, even if the rest of my family didn’t think it was a good idea. I moved away from home as soon as I could and even found a part-time job to

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Acacia Spotlight: Erica Castro, PMHNP-BC

Acacia Spotlight looks to highlight the clinicians, staff, and programs that make Acacia what it is today. October’s clinician is Erica Castro, PMHNP-BC. Erica Castro joined the Acacia Davis office just this summer and has been a wonderful

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Acacia Spotlight: Dr. Keith Higginbotham

Acacia Spotlight looks to highlight the clinicians, staff, and programs that make Acacia what it is today. September brings a deeper look into the world of Dr. Keith Higginbotham, Co-Owner of Acacia, hosted by Soraiya Khamisa, Director of

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Acacia Spotlight: JoJo Lee, LPCC

Acacia Spotlight looks to highlight the clinicians, staff, and programs that make Acacia what it is today. September’s clinician is JoJo Lee, LPCC. JoJo Lee is from “a very small and crowded but fun and vibrant city named

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A New Kind of Strength

Most of the advice my parents gave me growing up has faded into the sepia background of my memory. Long-winded lectures that had me red-hot with contempt at the powerlessness of pre-adulthood have completely disappeared from my consciousness.

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Acacia Spotlight: Mental Health Advocates

I feel like sh*t today. It’s the I feel like hopping on a bus and riding it far far away from anyone I know and love so that I can lie in a deep dark hole in the middle of nowhere to avoid facing or talking to or existing around anyone I know or love kind of sh*t today.

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Acacia Spotlight: Skye Innerarity, LMFT

Acacia Spotlight looks to highlight the clinicians, staff, and programs that make Acacia what it is today. June’s clinician is Skye Innerarity, LMFT. Skye Innerarity is a clinician in the Acacia Davis location, originally from Elk Grove, California,

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Theory of (Pain) Relativity

I feel like sh*t today. It’s the I feel like hopping on a bus and riding it far far away from anyone I know and love so that I can lie in a deep dark hole in the

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