Dr. Alan Maugherman earned his PhD in counseling psychology and MA in clinical psychology from Ball State University. Alan founded Psychological Assessment and Consulting in 2009. His primary areas of interest are counseling adolescents and ADHD testing. “I enjoy working with adolescents as they are at a critical age where they can first begin to take charge of their lives, create their own identity, and learn to overcome their environment to reach their potential.”
Specialty Areas: Clinic director; ADHD testing; adolescent therapy
Dr. Veronica Smith earned her PhD in School Psychology and Certificate in Gifted and Talented Education from Ball State University in 2018. She works with children, adolescents, and young adults providing assessment services and behavioral consultation. She is passionate about helping children recognize their strengths, connecting families with resources to support their children, and working with parents to navigate academic and intervention services for their child.
Specialty areas: Autism Spectrum Disorder, gifted and twice-exceptional evaluations, child assessment
Dr. Gentry received her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Ball State University, and is currently providing therapy and assessments for her clients at PAC. She believes in a strong therapeutic relationship and a supportive, nonjudgmental environment to assist adolescents and adults in identifying their specific needs and attaining their goals.
Specialty Areas: Diversity issues, sexual assault and trauma, interpersonal relationships, and ADHD assessments.
Dr. Kristin Perrone-McGovern earned her M.S. and Ph.D. in counseling psychology from Virginia Commonwealth University. She is a tenured, full professor at Ball State University in the Department of Counseling Psychology since 1998. “At PAC, I am able to work directly with a variety of clients and to help them better understand themselves, their needs, and their treatment options based on the results of their performance on psychological assessment instruments. I am especially interested in the ways that changes in the brain can influence behavior and functioning.”
Specialty Areas: Pediatric and adult neuropsychological testing
Dr. Miller received her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Ball State University. She sees clients for psychological testing and counseling. She specializes in helping adults, couples, and older teens decrease their struggles with negative thoughts and emotions while increasing their abilities to act in meaningful, personally valuable ways.
Specialty areas: Psychological testing, counseling with adults, couples, and older teens
Liberty is a graduate of Ball State University with a Master's in Counseling. She enjoys working with children, teens, adults, Veterans, and clients with developmental delays. When she is not working, she enjoys reading and spending time with her husband and daughter.
Specialty Areas: Children and adults; Veterans; Developmental delays
Annella has been a Licensed Mental Health Counselor for more than 22 years. Her life’s work focuses on those who enter therapy to address major life challenges and those who seek help in managing mental health conditions. Her passion is to teach adults, couples and older adults to recognize the thought and behavior patterns that create life problems and work with them to develop and maintain healthy new approaches to the challenges they face. Her personal style can be described as compassionate, independent, original, analytical, and determined. Her faith gives her a strong sense of responsibility to those who want to learn to live successful lives while coping with depression, anxiety, adult ADD, grief, pain, and chronic medical conditions.
Specialty Areas: Adults and seniors; faith based counseling
Jo Aaron completed a Master's degree in Divinity and Theology from Earlham and Master's degrees in Addictions Counseling as well as Community Mental Health Clinical Counseling from Indiana Weslyan. Jo is an ordained chaplain, has her provisional mental health counseling license, and is working on her hours to become a fully licensed mental health counselor. She sees adolescents and adults for counseling and enjoys working in the areas of Addiction Recovery, Trauma Processing, Women & Children Advocacy, Depression and Anxiety.
Specialty Areas: Adolescents and adults; Trauma; Addictions
Judy Hall earned a Bachelor's degree in psychology and a Master's in Social Work from the University of Illinois in Chicago. She comes with years of experience working with children and adolescents in schools and clinics. She has worked with adults in all settings, and enjoys working with clients of all ages.
Julie earned a Bachelor's degree in Social Work from Ball State University and a Master's in Social Science Administration from Case Western University, Mandel School for Social Science Administration. Julie comes with 22 years of experience working with children, adolescents and adults in hospitals, family homes, schools, Residential facilities, Hospice and counseling agencies.
Specialty Area: ADHD, PTSD, depression, anxiety, working with children
Shari is a graduate of Ball State University with a Master’s in Rehabilitation/Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and is working on her hours to become a fully licensed mental health counselor. She also works at the New Castle Correctional Facility. She enjoys working with adults and older teens.