• Our Team

  • It is Awake and Aware’s mission and commitment to each other and to all whom we serve to always: welcome new clients and practitioners as collaborators, colleagues, and friends.  We support and encourage the professional development of each practitioner individually and the collaborative as a whole, remain mindful and ethical in all that we do. 

    Awake and Aware will remain committed to the larger goal of creating a powerful and effective center for holistic treatment of mental health/emotional, physical and spiritual issues and striving always to create a sense of connection with each other that reverberates to our clients.

  • Executives

  • Natalie Smith,

    Executive Director

    MSW, LCSW, MFA

    Natalie Smith, MSW, LCSW, MFA is Executive Director of Awake and Aware, LLC. 

  • Sarah Lee, LMFT

    Chief Operating Officer

    Sarah brings clinical knowledge and hands-on administrative leadership to her role as a Chief Operations Officer for Awake and Aware.  She is committed to seeing lives being changed through quality mental health services in our community.

  • Admin

  • Linn Mollica

    Marketing and Community Outreach Director

  • Anastasia "Ana" Roberson

    Billing Specialist

  • Jenn Brown

    Intake Coordinator

     

  • Clinicians

  • Theresa Olguin, DBT Clinical Supervisor

    Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Healing in the Desert, DBT-Linehan Board of Certification, Certified Clinician™

    Theresa specializes in empowering adults, adolescents and families challenged by emotion dysregulation, suicide, self-harm, eating disorders, body image and gender-identity concerns to build a life worth living. 

  • Jennifer Torrez, LPCC

    Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, DBT Program

    Jennifer has been dedicated to serving the Albuquerque community and has worked in various levels of care including Outpatient, Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP),

  • Kim Perrier, MA, LPCC, LPAT, ATR

    Kim Perrier received her MA in Art Therapy from Southwestern College in 2006. 

  • Beverly Garrett, LPCC, NCC

    Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, National Certified Counselor

    DBT Program

    Beverly received her BA in Environmental Studies and Fine arts and her Master of Science (MS) degree in Marriage and Family Counseling from Wright State University in 2005.  

  • Rebecca Morgan, LMSW, is a graduate of Cornell University in 2013 studying human development across the lifespan. 

  • Kevin Gonzalez, LPCC

    Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor

    Kevin Gonzalez, LPCC, earned a Masters Degree in Education (Community Counseling) at Indiana University South Bend. 

  • Nicholas Zamora, LPCC

    Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor

    Nicholas Zamora, LPCC, graduated from Loyola University Maryland in 2015 with a Master of Science in Clinical Psychology.

  • Olivia Heath, LPCC

    Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor

     Olivia Heath, LPCC, graduated from Troy University in 2015 with a Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health.