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Leesburg Office

Upon entering the town of Leesburg from Rt 7 West (Business) make a right turn at the first traffic signal beside the CVS Pharmacy on to Fort Evans Rd, NE.  Turn right into the third driveway and our office is located in the first brick building on your left in Suite B.

CFS-Leesburg offers multiple options for health and recovery, including, families and couples counseling, as well as individual counseling from ages 11+. We also work with individuals in Domestic Violence situations, including groups for abusers, general anger management, and substance abuse. We accept most major insurances, and work with probation to insure all requirements are met. We also have one forensic specialist on site available to provide evaluations and services as required.


Alejandra Sloan

We are absolutely thrilled to have Alejandra back on our team! She took a leave at the end of the summer, and is back answering phones, organizing and helping keep the office running! If you have an insurance question or need to schedule an appointment-she can help!!

Helen Berrios

Either by phone or by visit, you will first be greated by Helen, our office guru. She is currenlty in the process of attaining her Bachelors Degree in Social Work from GMU, and has an Associates Degree in Psychology from NOVA. A hard worker, friendly smile and always willing to help clients and clinicians, Helen has been an amazing asset to our team!

Tisa McKenna, LCSW

Tisa McKenna is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Virginia and Washington DC. She received her Bachelors of Science degrees in Psychology and Social Work from Abilene Christian University, and her Masters of Science in Social Work from George Mason University. Tisa began her clinical expereince working with high risk teens and families in Leesburg's juvenile justice system and residential treatment.Tisa has extensive clinical experience working in a broad range of settings including in-patient adult psychiatric, trauma services at a level one trauma center, emergency room psychiatric and drug and alcohol evaluations before working in private practice. She specializes in group, couples, and family therapy. When working with couples. Tisa beleives that one therapy approach will not fit all, and uses an array of modailities, but always encouraging a strengths based, empowering and non-pathologizing stance. Working collaboratively with her clients creates a healing therapeutic alliance and facilitates positive change. Tisa provides individual counseling in our Leesburg and Warrenton offices, with specialties in crisis evaluations, adolescents, postpartum depression/anxiety or psychosis, as well as couples and families. Feel free to contact her through the Leesburg office at 703-443-6917

Email: [email protected]


Colette Giovanniello, MA, LMFT

No matter where your path leads you the opportunity to heal is a gift. I have devoted my life to understanding the art and science of Clinical Psychotherapy. We get one chance in this lifetime let the healing begin today. It is never too late to learn how to trust, communicate, and love yourself again. Your life matters, family matters, financial stability matters, your friends matter, animals, and career. Live your truth, forgive forget, move on, and heal. Love and light are yours to hold forever. It starts with a light heart and a sense of humor, my ability to help you feel comfortable no matter the reason needing assistance to heal, communicate, learn about yourself or others. I will help you navigate your way through any situation. Love light, laughter and healing begin with today.


Francis (Frank) Uhrich, MA

Francis Uhrich is a licensure resident therapist with over nine years of clinical experience.  He earned his M.A. in Forensic Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology and completed his internship with Counseling and Forensic Services.  Francis' clinical experience includes outpatient therapeutic services with adults, families and teenagers addressing general mental health issues and trauma related issues.  He has interest in the treatment of individuals with sexual offending behaviors, domestic violence and anger management issues.  Francis conducts psycho-sexual, mental health and substance use evaluations under supervision.  His theoretical approach in therapy includes cognitive-behavioral, interpersonal and mindfulness.  Francis currently facilitates and co-facilitates treatment groups in the Warrenton, Woodbridge and Leesburg offices.

 Email: [email protected]


Nancy McGarry, LCSW

Nancy McGarry is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)  in Virginia who has worked in the Social Work field for over 40 years.  She received her undergraduate degree in Social Work from EastCarolinaUniversity, and her Master of Social Work degree in 2004 from VirginiaCommonwealthUniversity.  She became a LCSW in 2008.  A lifelong resident of Northern Virginia, Nancy enjoyed a long career with Fairfax County Department of Family Services, working with children, families and adults in various positions and programs, until her retirement in 2012.  In 2012, she was the recipient of the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments Outstanding Social Worker Award-Fairfax County.  Nancy has also worked with homeless adults and families at a community homeless shelter in Reston, Virginia.   Since her retirement from FairfaxCounty, she has worked as a Substance Abuse Psycho-education group facilitator. Nancy joined Counseling and Forensic Services in March 2017.  Working at the Leesburg office,  she provides individual counseling and currently facilitates a Substance Abuse Psycho-education group.  She is especially interested in working with clients with regard to life transitions, women's issues, general mental health issues, and substance abuse, utilizing strengths-based, solution-focused approaches. 

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