About Us

New Growth Counseling Services is an organization of mental health therapists from a variety of disciplines who joined together in 1993 as a resource for residents of Clallam and Jefferson Counties. All staff members have worked extensively with individuals, families, groups and organizations, and together have accumulated over 55 years of professional service to individuals on the North Olympic Peninsula. We are trained in a variety of treatment techniques. Ongoing staff development and education insures that the latest and most effective methods will be used to assist you. View our therapists’ Privacy Practices and Office Policies.

Meet The Team

We are a group practice of Senior Clinicians, Professional Associates, and Master’s level interns. Our practice is known throughout the community for quality service and diagnostic capabilities. Our practitioners specialize in various modalities and tailored services.


Rachel Hardies, M.A., LMHC

Rachel Hardies, M.A., LMHC, is a Washington state Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LH60310404). She received her Master’s Degree in Transpersonal Counseling Psychology from Naropa University in Boulder, Colorado in 2009. Rachel enjoys helping people learn to work with their life challenges in healthier ways and to improve their communication and listening skills. She also enjoys helping parents and caregivers learn different ways of interacting with children and helping families connect and enjoy each other. Read More

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Tayler McCrorie, M.A. LMHC

Tayler McCrorie, M.A. LMHC, is a Washington State Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LH60522551). She enjoys counseling individuals and couples in all stages of the lifespan and with a variety of afflictions. She has also been trained to provide cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), which has proven effectiveness in treating symptoms of depression, anxiety, problematic behaviors, and trauma responses. She believes that relationships are often the cause of the deepest wounding, but also offer a chance for the greatest healing. Because of this, she strives to enter the counseling relationship with openness, respect, and care in hopes of inviting compassion and acceptance to the unique places of her clients' pain and path to healthy living. Read More

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Robert Perry, MSW, LICSW

Robert Perry, MSW, LICSW, is a licensed independent clinical social worker in Washington State (LW 60080835). Robert works with adults and older adults who are dealing with lifespan related issues of anxiety, depression, interpersonal relations, and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and specific phobias utilizing cognitive behavioral, emotional regulation, and solution focused informed therapy modalities towards increasing awareness and management capacities. Read More

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Allison Williams, LMHC, ATR

Allison Williams, LMHC, ATR is a Washington State Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LH 60875224) and a Registered Art Therapist (ATCB# 13-141) with the Art Therapy Credentials Board. She received her Master’s Degree in Art Therapy Counseling in 2010 from Marylhurst University in Marylhurst, OR (just outside of Portland). Allison spent a number of years working in the Portland Metro area with youth ages 4-18 and their families, supporting them around intensive mental health challenges and healing after traumatic experiences. Allison also has experience working with adults facing significant life changes, or healing from previous childhood trauma.  She enjoys supporting clients across the lifespan develop their strengths and connect to community in their personal journey of healing. Read More

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Jonathan Stevens, Psy.D.

My name is Jonathan Stevens and I am a psychologist licensed in Washington State.  My license number is: (PY 60914599).   I work with late teens and adults experiencing life transition, relationship problems, career choices, and  traumatic experiences. My educational training was in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), psychodynamic, and existentialism.  Clinical skills developed outside of academia include Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and mindfulness/meditation.
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Susan Johnson, MSSW, LICSW, BCD

Susan C. Johnson, MSSW, LICSW, BCD, is a licensed, independent social worker in Washington State ( LW 60601839). Susan works primarily with adults throughout the adult lifespan who are experiencing anxiety, depression, trauma, chronic pain, impact of physical illness, interpersonal relationship issues, and problems with adjustment to life’s challenges. With respect for the client’s unique life journey, Susan utilizes cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), mindfulness practice, emotional regulation, solution-oriented therapies, and existentialism to assist the client in gaining self awareness and resilience. Based upon her clinical experience in hospice care, Susan also provides therapeutic bereavement counseling for those who are grieving a significant loss in their life. Read More

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