Brittany N. Murphy, PhD, LPC, NCC, BC-TMH
(MO license #2013022876)

Dr. Brittany Murphy earned a doctorate in Counselor Education & Supervision from the University of Missouri - St. Louis and a Master of Arts in Community Counseling from Saint Louis University. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from St. Olaf College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and English, with a concentration in linguistics.

Dr. Murphy is a co-owner at Psychological Services of St. Louis, a Licensed Professional Counselor in Missouri, a National Certified Counselor, and a Board Certified-Telemental Health provider. She has worked in private practice, college, and agency settings with clients of all ages, working with a variety of concerns including self-esteem, coping skills, life transitions, family and peer relationships, anxiety, depression, loss, acculturative stress, compassion fatigue, and multicultural identities. She sees clients in the office as well as online using HIPAA-secure videosynchronous software. Dr. Murphy also provides supervision to provisional licensed professional counselors (PLPCs) in the state of Missouri.

When not at PSSTL, Dr. Murphy teaches counseling courses and content to healthcare professionals-in-training at Webster University and Maryville University.

Gregory A. Goldman, Ph.D.
(MO license #2010030791)

Dr. Goldman graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Arkansas with his bachelor's degree in psychology. He went on to complete his Master's and Doctoral degrees in clinical psychology from Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. His doctoral training included traineeships at OU's student counseling center as well as a rural community mental health center, while concurrently providing clinical services at the departmental psychological clinic. After working for a year as a substance abuse counselor, Dr. Goldman completed his predoctoral internship at the University of Pittsburgh Counseling Center. He then went on to complete a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Michigan Psychological Clinic (now a division of the Mary Rackham Institute). Dr. Goldman was a Staff Psychologist at Washington University in St. Louis Habif Health & Wellness Center from 2011 to 2016, where he provided individual, couples and group counseling.

Dr. Goldman is co-owner/therapist at Psychological Services of St. Louis, where he conducts individual, couples and group therapy. Dr. Goldman also provides assessment services including comprehensive psychological testing and mental health evaluations.

Dr. Goldman is particularly interested in how people relate to themselves and others; recurrent interpersonal problems; managing depression, anxiety, difficult emotions, and transitions; diversity concerns including LGBT issues; mindfulness; and existential concerns. Dr. Goldman is a SafeZone-trained ally to the LGBT community. He also enjoys supervising clinicians in training.

Jennifer Self, Ph.D., LPC
(MO license #2002032344)
*Note: Dr. Self is not taking new cases at this time.

Dr. Jennifer Self earned a doctoral degree in counseling and family therapy from Saint Louis University, completed a master's degree in counseling from the University of Missouri-St. Louis, and holds a bachelor of arts degree in music performance from the Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville. Her master's and doctoral training included internships with Saint Louis University's Center for Counseling and Family Therapy and with Fontbonne University's offices of Career Services and Personal Counseling. For more than 15 years she has provided mental health and career development counseling, working with the University of Missouri-St. Louis, Fontbonne University where she was director of Career Services and Personal Counseling, and Washington University where she was Assistant Director for Mental Health Services until July 2017. She has also served as an adjunct instructor for Webster University and the University of Missouri-St. Louis.

Dr. Self is co-owner/therapist for Psychological Services of St. Louis and provides telemental health sessions only.

Jennifer’s areas of specialization are depression, anxiety, relationship and family issues, career development, feminist counseling, sexual orientation and gender-related concerns, empowerment and assertiveness, existential concerns, issues with motivation, time management and procrastination, test anxiety and academic performance issues. Dr. Self also supervises provisionally licensed professional counselors.

Timika Edwards, Ph.D.
(MO license #2014040973)
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Dr. Timika Edwards earned her doctoral degree in Counseling Psychology from the University of Georgia; completed her Master’s degree in Counseling and Family Therapy; and obtained her bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a minor in Human Development and Family Studies from the University of Missouri-Columbia. 

Dr. Edwards is a Licensed Psychologist who provides individual, group, and family therapy for diverse populations with an array of presenting problems such as family/relationship dynamics, LGBT issues, abuse/trauma, mood disorders, and spirituality/religion identity. She also conducts psychological evaluations to provide clients with a clearer picture of possible psychological concerns. Her clinical experience and research interests have a multicultural focus.

Dr. Edwards' therapeutic approach highlights strengths and involves an interpersonal process focus that integrates family systems, psychodynamic, and cognitive behavioral techniques. Dr. Edwards sees the necessity in building a trusting and supportive environment with the client to help work toward uncovering the beauty in their life’s journey. She helps clients work through difficult situations, phases, and/or emotions/thoughts toward their therapeutic goal.  Additionally, Dr. Edwards has interests in teaching, supervision, and outreach services to marginalized populations.

Rimiko Thomas, Ph.D.
(MO License # 2010016097)

Dr. Rimiko Thomas earned her PhD in Counseling Psychology at the University of Missouri-Columbia.  She completed her clinical internship at Pace University Counseling Center and her post-doctoral training at Barnard College in New York City.  Dr. Thomas currently serves as a staff psychologist for Washington University School of Medicine since 2010. 

Dr. Thomas is a licensed psychologist and thoroughly enjoys working with diverse populations.  She incorporates multicultural framework during counseling by concentrating on a client’s unique perspective, worldview and culture.  In her work, she integrates primarily insight-oriented, psychodynamic and interpersonal therapy.  Her therapeutic approach consists of providing a safe and supportive space for individuals to process along with achieve increased awareness towards personal goals.  

Her professional interests and areas of specialization include emotional eating along with bariatric counseling, interpersonal/relational concerns, anxiety, stress management, depression, life transitions, and diverse populations involving sexual orientation, gender and racial identities.

Andrew Wislocki, Ph.D.
(MO License # 2018036029)

Dr. Andrew Wislocki received his Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and has trained and worked in a variety of settings, including community mental health, a psychiatry outpatient clinic, and university counseling centers. In therapy, Dr. Wislocki helps people discover and capitalize on their innate strengths, while also supporting them in learning new ways to relate to themselves and others, all in order to build more satisfying lives. 

Dr. Wislocki works with many individuals, particularly those who are anxious, depressed, have experienced trauma, have relational difficulties, face systemic barriers and oppression due to their identities, or struggle with their emotions. He also addresses existential concerns in counseling/therapy, which can include coming to terms with losses or role transitions, finding meaning when little is to be found, making peace with oneself, creating more satisfying relationships with others, and reducing the paralysis that arises from choice.

Jessica Kraemer, MA, PLPC
Provisionally Licensed Professional Counselor
Supervisor: Brittany Murphy, Ph.D.
Jessica Kraemer is a Provisionally Licensed Professional Counselor (PLPC) in the state of Missouri. She is under the supervision of Dr. Brittany N. Murphy. Jessica graduated from Saint Louis University with a bachelors in Psychology and a certificate in Women’s Studies. She then went on to earn her masters in Counseling from Webster University, one of only two CACREP accredited programs for Clinical Mental Health in the St. Louis area.

Jessica completed her graduate internship at Alsana (formerly Castlewood Treatment Center) where she worked with clients with eating disorders and co-occurring issues in the PHP and IOP programs. After graduation Jessica went on to become a primary therapist at Alsana’s residential treatment program furthering her work with the eating disorder and trauma survivor community. When not helping clients at Psychological Services of St. Louis, she is working at the psychiatric inpatient unit of Mercy Hospital St. Louis and Mercy Hospital South where she provides services to adult, adolescent, and geriatric populations. 

Jessica has received training for EMDR therapy and uses EMDR in combination with CBT, attachment theory, and family systems theory to help adult individuals, adolescents, couples, and families work through the issues that have been holding them back from the life they want. Jessica works with clients who face a range of issues including: eating disorders, trauma, body image, anger issues, self-hate, grief, anxiety, depression, and family/relational issues.