Welcome to Bright Horizons Counseling Services

Opening Hours : Mon - Sat - 8am to 9pm
  Contact : support@bhcounseling.net

Meet Our Team

Monica Bergandi M.Ed., Resident In Counseling

Monica L. Bergandi M.Ed. is a Resident in Counseling in the state of Virginia, and a Spiritual Life Coach, with over 15 years’ experience encouraging and inspiring her client’s, while supporting them in shifting and creating the lives they desire

Teresa Warvel, MS, NCC, Resident in Counseling

Teresa has been working with children for about three years and in all settings, she led very play therapy focus sessions. She is very passionate about play therapy because she believes that play is the child’s language and toys are the child’s words!

Rebecca “Becky”Kaufman, LPC

Becky has a background working with issues such as severe abuse and trauma, self -harm, depression, anxiety, behavioral issues, couples and family issues, parenting issues, and specific issues that arise within military families.

Kristin Gartner, LPC, NCC

Kristin Gartner is a licensed professional counselor specializing in the treatment of children, adolescents, families, and group therapy. *Not currently accepting new clients

Danielle Mosser, LPC

Danielle mainly works with adolescents and children who struggle with self esteem, social skills, and self harm but is not limited to this population.

Nadia Speziale, LPC

Nadia Speziale is a licensed professional counselor specializing in the treatment of children, adolescents, families, and young adults.

Elena Monti, LCSW

Elena Monti is a licensed clinical social worker focusing on the treatment of children, adolescents, families and group therapy.

Sarah Ellen, MA, LPC

Sarah Ellen is a multifaceted licensed professional counselor with a diverse educational and professional background.

Kandra Orr, MS, ATR-BC, Registered Art Therapist

Kandra has worked with children, adolescents and adults in various settings including hospitals, mental health agencies, community service boards and residential treatment centers in New York and Virginia.

James Kasten, LPC

James is an LPC who has experience in premarital and marriage counseling, sex addiction, trauma, depression, anxiety, parenting skills, Christian faith-based counseling, and Family-Of-Origin issues. He also has experience with EFT for couples and is a certified facilitator in PREPARE/ENRICH.

Diana S., Office Manager

Diana is the backbone of Bright Horizons.  She is the go-to contact to schedule appointments, help verify insurance coverage, connect you to a good clinical fit, and collect your payments.  Diana is in the office Monday - Friday 10am - 6pm.