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Tisha Juggins, PsyD

    Dr. Tisha Juggins is the visionary and founder of Inspired Life Psychological Services. She has been an integral part of the mental health field for nearly a decade and stands firm in being an advocate for underprivileged and marginalized individuals. Dr. Juggins is an advocate of human rights and mental health within diverse, and poverty-stricken communities and does this through transparency and educating others about the complexity of mental wellness. Dr. Juggins' focus is to guide others to identify challenges and celebrate every victory through inspirational services. Within these years, she has served in a number of medical and mental health settings, such as skilled nursing facilities; wherein, she worked closely with hospice professionals to provide grief and bereavement services. She also served her community by facilitating intensive in-home services through Angels of Hope and Compass Counseling. Due to her strong desire to help others, she provided this service to children and families while collaborating with court services, social services, foster care providers, and other community/agency partners. Dr. Juggins also resided on Hickam Air Force Base/Pearl Harbor in Honolulu, Hawaii, and worked in Kaneohe Bay, where she gained military knowledge. She continues her work with veterans and government officials here in Virginia. Dr. Juggins is also a proud parent of an enlisted Airman.

     Currently, Dr. Juggins is a post-doctoral resident in clinical psychology. She is a member of the Virginia Academy of Clinical Psychologists (VACP) and the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). Her most recent educational activities included writing the following published articles: Preventing Teenage Pregnancy: The Cognitive Behavioral Focus versus Contraception and Racial Disparities: Factors Impacting Mental Health Treatment for African Americans. Dr. Juggins specializes in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy--- she was proudly trained by an EMDRIA certified clinician and is working toward being certified, as well. Her favorite pastime is spending time with family and friends on the beach and traveling. Dr. Juggins encourages you to take charge of your life and celebrate your wellness victories!

 

Friendly Reminder

 

     Life can get difficult, and sometimes a little help from a mental health professional can make things better. We offer a safe, non-judgmental environment to promote healing. Overall, we deeply care about your well-being and hope to enter into a collaborative relationship with you.