Therapy With Heart is continuing to provide the therapy services that focus on relationships and healing. This includes providing psychotherapy sessions for couples, individuals, and adolescents/families via telehealth or in-person in the office. To schedule an appointment call (480) 888-5380 or email

Meet the team that's ready to help you

Therapy With Heart has an exceptional team of skilled therapists with a variety of backgrounds and expertise to serve you. We have interns who are students working towards their degree in Marriage and Family Therapy, Associates who are therapists who have received their graduate degree in Marriage and Family Therapy and are working towards their state licensure under clinical supervision, and Independently Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists. All therapists at Therapy With Heart have a solid training in attachment and Emotionally Focused Therapy.

Rachel Thomas

Owner, Certified EFT Therapist and Supervisor

Specializes in: Couples, Grief, Infertility, Supervision/Consultation in EFT

Michelle Hildt


Specializes in: Couples, Parenting, LGBTQ, EMDR and Trauma

Bonnie Lewis

LMFT, Supervisor, Clinical Director and Certified EFT Therapist

Specializes in: Couples, Premarital, Dating, EMDR, Trauma, LGBTQ

Tara Verhagen


Specializes in: Parenting, Couples, Family Therapy

Nick Puchalski

LMFT and Certified EFT Therapist

Specializes in: Couples, Adolescents/families, Trauma

Nicole Rizkallah


Specializes in: Couples Therapy, EMDR/Trauma, and Adolescent/Family Therapy

Jordan Canady


Specializes in: Couples, Adolescents/Families, and Trauma

Dr. Lea Barber


Specializes In: Couples, Trauma, and Poly/Non-monogamous Relationships

Kendra Canady


Specializes in: Parenting, Couples Therapy, and Prenatal/Postpartum concerns

Shannon Steinhilber


Specializes in:
 Couples Therapy, Sports Therapy, Medical Family Therapy

Matthew Benson


Specializes in: Couples Therapy, Sex Therapy, Trauma, Parenting, and LGBTQ+ concerns.

Shannon Mandadi


Specializes in: Couples and Grief/ Loss