The Collins Center treatment team is staffed by three therapists who collectively bring over 40 years of experience to their work at the Collins Center. These therapists work together to provide trauma-informed outpatient mental health services to children, youth, and adults. The Collins Center therapists have extensive training and specialization in working with those impacted by sexual violence.
If you are interested in making an appointment, please call 540.432.6430.
Ana Arias, LPC
Ana Arias, LPC, Associate Director of the Collins Center, provides trauma-informed outpatient 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 counseling services, Ana is trained in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Ana also routinely testifies as an expert witness in sexual abuse trials.
Sue Swift, LPC
Sue Swift, LPC is the Clinical Coordinator at the Collins Center. 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 since 2006. Sue is trained in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Prior to working at the Collins Center, Sue worked at two Community Services Boards and at RMH, as well as in a school setting.
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.