Meet the Team

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Avery Safford, MS

Masters Level Clinician

Trevor Sasek, MS, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Trevor is a former collegiate football player and has been in the counseling field for almost 5 years. He battled injuries for the majority of his career, causing challenges in feeling like he could return and meet his expectations of performing on the field. Trevor says that understanding the unique lifestyle of an athlete provides individuals he works with an opportunity to relate, connect, and develop their identity of who they are outside of sports. His experience with a career-ending injury and understanding of the lifestyle has fueled his passion to work with current and former athletes.

Areas of Focus:

  • Anxiety

  • Chronic Stress

  • Disordered Eating

  • Hopelessness

  • Navigating Injury

  • Self - Identity 

  • Substance Use

  • Traumatic Experiences

  • Unfulfilled Athletic Goals 

Education:

  • Master’s degree in Community and Trauma Counseling from Thomas Jefferson University

  • Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from the University of Delaware

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Meagan Yates, PhD, LPC, NCC

Psychologist

Meagan is a former collegiate soccer player and has been in the counseling field for 7 years. She experienced challenges with how her athletic career ended and often shares how the ending impacted her feelings of being excited about moving into her career. Having experienced her own difficulties, Meagan is truly excited to have found a role where she can use her athletic - identity to connect with and support others as they begin to focus on their mental health and well-being.   

Areas of Focus:

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • Burnout

  • Navigating Injury

  • Chronic Stress

  • Relationship Challenges

  • Self - Identity 

  • Traumatic Experiences

  • Unfulfilled Athletic Goals 

Education:

  • Ph.D. in International Psychology with a concentration in Trauma Services from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

  • Master’s degree in Community and Trauma Counseling from Thomas Jefferson University

  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Philadelphia University