Toni Donati Butland, M.A., LMHC, LCMHC- Owner/Counselor

Toni is passionate about helping you identify and build upon your strengths and use those strengths to find and remove obstacles to your happiness. When you see her, you will leave feeling empowered, with tools and strategies to help you tackle the challenges in your life. Toni is direct and solution focused and her goal for you is to have tools to carry with you at all times, so no matter where you go, you’ll always have access to discreet exercises for quick relief.

Perhaps you have suffered a trauma and are unsure of how to cope? As a counselor specifically trained in understanding and and trained in EMDR, Toni will give you the tools to manage and heal from the pain of your trauma. You will work together to develop the strength to move forward and enjoy your best life.

Toni is uniquely skilled and specially trained to help you reduce the symptoms of anxiety that are preventing you from being fully present in and enjoying your life. She is accepting new clients only for EMDR intensives at this time. To schedule an EMDR intensive.

Aimee Martelle, M.A., LMFT- Clinician/Clinical Supervisor

Aimee is a licensed marriage and family therapist who views life as a roadmap that includes both smooth and more difficult terrains. She views her role as your therapist as a travel guide to help you navigate when the terrain becomes difficult, so you can continue onto the smoother path in your journey with the tools and confidence to manage the rough patches.

Her relaxed, yet direct approach brings a feeling of calm to each session . She is skilled at adapting her interventions (including CBT and EMDR) to meet the needs and personality of the client who sits before her.

Aimee says, “I enjoy working with teens and adults to navigate issues such as anxiety, depression, relationship issues- either romantic or familial, and exploring life’s transitions.”

Aimee is available to meet with you in the evening in the comfort of your own home, via telehealth.

Call Donati Counseling to set up an appointment with Aimee today.

Kristen Crossen, M.S.W, LICSW

Are you feeling stressed? Overwhelmed with various aspects of your life? Are you looking to make a change, but are not sure where to begin? If you answered yes, you are in the right place! Kristen will assist you in taking the first steps toward achieving your personal goals, and continue to support you along your journey to wellness.

Kristen will use her more than10 years of experience as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, to help alleviate your pain, whether it be from depression, anxiety, trauma, or dissociation. Kristen excels in and places great value on serving clients from diverse racial, gender, and sexual backgrounds.

Kristen creates an environment where you will feel safe to explore your thoughts and feelings. You will take comfort in her supportive and non-judgemental approach. She recognizes the value of a trusting therapeutic relationship and strives to have you leave each session feeling empowered to make the necessary changes to improve your life. Her training in cutting edge treatment such as EMDR and passion about helping you overcome challenges will help you reach your full potential.

Kristen is Deaf and fluent in American Sign Language. She is currently accepting new telehealth clients.

Call Donati Counseling to set up an appointment with Kristen today.

Melissa DiLegge, M.A, LMHC-

From your first meeting, Melissa will make you feel heard and at ease. Melissa creates a warm and safe environment and believes that building trust and rapport with her clients is key to healing.

When you meet with Melissa, you will notice her genuine interest in hearing your story from your perspective. She is skilled in helping older children through adults reduce feelings of anxiety and depression as well as heal from trauma.

Melissa is also passionate about working with couples to help foster an increased sense of relationship satisfaction and connectedness. She does this by teaching communication skills which are vital to each partner feeling heard and respected.

Melissa is a licensed mental health counselor and is accepting new clients now in our telehealth practice.

Call Donati Counseling to set up an appointment with Melissa today.

Elizabeth Juviler, M.A.

We all can become overwhelmed by thoughts, feelings, or questions. How can I feel better? Why does this keep happening to me? How can I change this? What do I do now? We want more from our lives, from relationships. We want relief from suffering, but we’re not sure how to proceed or why we haven’t been able to make positive changes on our own. Through patient but focused inquiry, Elizabeth will help you to sift through complexity of such thoughts and feelings, and guide you towards greater clarity and a fuller sense of security in life.

Elizabeth brings years of experience and a remarkable capacity for compassionate understanding to her work. Progressing at your pace, she offers either space to explore difficult circumstances and emotions, or direction and tools to proceed as needed. Elizabeth works with people in all stages of life from older adolescents through older adults. She is affirming of all identity and orientation.

Clare Miller, M.A.

Are you struggling with low self-esteem and lack of motivation? Are you trying to navigate life after a significant loss? Are you looking for new ways to support your healing journey? Clare is a trained EMDR and Art Therapist who brings a unique combination of knowledge and experience into her practice to provide you with support and new, creative ways to heal. Clare values creativity, and integrates it in sessions in a way that allows you to open up new doors for discussion, ask questions you may not have thought of, and explore emotions that come out through the art-making process.

Clare believes that empathy and compassion are crucial to a positive therapeutic environment. She will ensure that you feel safe, heard, and respected, bringing an open mind and an eagerness to listen to each session. Clare will help you process the challenges of grief, the impact of a traumatic history, the feelings of hopelessness that are further impacted by substance use, and more. She has worked extensively with adolescents and their families, specifically those that have endured significant trauma, abuse, neglect, and abandonment. She utilizes mindfulness, solution-focused, and confidence building techniques to help you build on your strengths in a supportive and secure space. She will guide you in building a solid foundation for yourself so you can move forward in life with additional coping skills, goals, and strategies to process the inevitable challenges of the world and the emotions they bring.

Call Donati Counseling to set up an appointment with Clare today.


Megan Clifford, M.Ed

Megan is a compassionate therapist and school adjustment counselor skilled at supporting children of all ages. Megan has a reputation for creating environments rich with peace, trust, and respect, conducive to skill building and emotional healing.

Central to Megan’s approach is her commitment to making you feel heard and understood. Through empathetic listening and individually tailored therapy, Megan empowers her clients with tools to cope with and conquer obstacles while fostering growth and self-discovery along the way.

Whether it’s navigating the complexities of school life, managing transitions, or overcoming mental health challenges, Megan provides a supportive and nurturing space for healing and growth. With her guidance, you will emerge stronger, more resilient, and better equipped to face life’s inevitable ups and downs. Her genuine empathy and non-judgmental approach will immediately put you at ease, allowing you to open up in ways you never thought possible.

Please reach out to Donati Counseling to set up an appointment with Megan today!


Nicole Schmidt
Clinical Intern

With a trauma-focused, community health background, Nicky’s practice is based on compassion. Through empathic listening, she helps clients recognize and nurture their inner strengths. Using a cognitive model to identify core beliefs and a narrative therapy perspective to recast trauma, depression and anxiety, she works collaboratively with clients to build self-efficacy, reduce symptoms, and forge a more peaceful path forward. She is certified in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for psychosis, which is one of her specialty areas. At the end of each session, Nicky’s clients walk away feeling a sense of renewal, empowered with insights and tools to live mindfully.

If you are seeking relief from anxiety and depression, have been struggling to cope with trauma, or find yourself in an unhealthy domestic relationship, Nicky’s solutions focused therapeutic practice can help.

She is currently accepting new telehealth clients. Nicky does not accept insurance, but does offer a significantly reduced rate for new clients.

Telehealth in Massachusetts and North Carolina
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