Meet The Team
We have counselors who specialize in using a variety of therapeutic approaches, interventions, theories, and techniques, including but not limited to Person Centered Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Play Therapy, Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy,
Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy (Brief), and Bilingual Counseling.
Dr. Tiffany Stoner-Harris, Ph.D., LCPC, LMHC, RPT-S, NCC
Dr. Stoner-Harris completed her Ph.D. at the University of Iowa in Counselor Education and Supervision. She is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) in the state of Illinois, a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in the state of Iowa, a Registered Play Therapist-Supervisor (RPT-S), and a National Certified Counselor (NCC). She has worked in the mental health field for over 25 years providing case management, counseling/therapy services, supervision, and consultation services. Her clinical experiences include early intervention counseling and play therapy interventions with children ages 0-5 and their families, as well as individual, group, family and couples counseling with school-age children, adolescents, and adults. Dr. Stoner-Harris' counseling specialties include PTSD and trauma, multicultural issues, women’s issues, parenting issues, youth, and adult mental health, substance abuse counseling,
co-occurring disorders, and reentry counseling. She is an advocate for equity in education, social justice issues, and trauma services. She has completed extensive trauma training through a collaborative trauma consortium, and provides trauma informed care training to other stakeholder groups and service providers. Her commitment to service and professional development includes having been an active member of several local and national boards, committees, and organizations including Rock Island/Milan School Board, Headstart Policy Council, Tapestry Farms Board, African American Leadership Society (former), Child Abuse Councils Safe from the Start Coalition, NAACP, and American Counseling Association, Chi Sigma Iota Counseling Honor Society, and the Association for Play Therapy. She is member of The Links, Incorporated whose focus in on service in the African American community. Dr. Stoner-Harris is also a founding member of The African American Community Outreach Center (AACOC) which centers itself on removing barriers and providing educational opportunities within the African American Community.
Mrs. Torri Hickman-Smith earned a Master’s of Science Degree in Counselor Education from Western Illinois University in 2007. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) with extensive experience in child welfare, early intervention, juvenile justice, and parenting instruction. She specializes in foster care and adoption, residential treatment and mental health. Mrs. Hickman-Smith has a passion for working with women, children, and families, and uses a trauma-informed and strengths-based approach. She is a certified trainer in Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES) and has completed a variety of training on trauma-informed care. She utilizes solution-focused and cognitive behavioral therapy approaches. Mrs. Hickman-Smith has extensive experience in community service and leadership. She is a member of the Board of Directors with the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). She is an advocate for individuals who have been diagnosed with a mental illness or who are suffering from mental illness. Mrs. Hickman-Smith is a graduate of the Quad City Leadership Academy and the Women’s Leadership Development program through Integrity Integrated in Davenport, Iowa. She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc and The Links, Inc. in which she holds leadership positions and serves her community.