Treatment

Providing affordable & quality therapy

The Collins Center treatment team is staffed by three licensed therapists who have a variety of experience and specialties. These therapists work together to provide comprehensive services for all mental health issues. If you are interested in making an appointment, please call 540.432.0773

Therapist Biographies

Ana Arias, LPC

Ana Arias, LPC, Associate Director of the Collins Center, provides short term crisis counseling as well as long term mental health counseling to English and Spanish speaking clients.  Prior to working at the Collins Center, Ana worked as a Counselor Specialist with Rockingham County Public Schools and as a Prevention Counselor at the Community Services board.  In both places, Ana provided crisis intervention with children and adolescents in the school system, as well as outpatient therapy for youth and adults.  In addition to offering bilingual therapy services, Ana is also a trained forensic interviewer who routinely testifies as an expert witness in sexual abuse trials.

Sue Swift, LPC

Sue Swift, LPC, has over 18 years of counseling experience. She sees a variety of clients at the Collins Center and has worked in many settings where she has treated substance abuse, depression, PTSD, parenting issues, sexual abuse, and women’s issues. Sue works with both children and adults, and has been working with survivors of sexual violence at the Collins Center for almost 8 years. Prior to working at the Collins Center, Sue has worked at two Community Services Boards and at RMH, as well as in a school setting. Sue has training in basic forensic and extended forensic interviewing.

Hanna Foster, M.A., Ed.S.

Hanna Foster is a graduate of James Madison University’s Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program. Prior to serving as a counselor, Hanna worked at the Collins Center as an advocate, crisis counselor, administrator and grant writer for ten years. She has extensive experience with sexual assault crisis intervention, treatment and prevention. Hanna is trained in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and has experience treating adults and children with a wide variety of traumatic experiences.