Evolve Counseling Services, located in Paoli, Pennsylvania, serves individuals in the Upper Main Line and surrounding communities struggling with eating disorders, trauma, anxiety and depression. Together the clinicians have 30+ years experience in a variety of mental health settings including but not limited to Partial Hospitalization programs, Intensive Outpatient Programs, Outpatient practices and Community Mental Health Organizations. We have experience treating adolescents, young adults and adults. Our approach is strengths-based and individualized, assisting clients in identifying their goals and working collaboratively to achieve those goals. We believe a strong therapeutic relationship that is collaborative and goal-oriented is essential to individual success.
Alaina is a pre-licensed Nationally Certified Counselor with a person-centered approach that fosters an environment in which individuals can feel safe,seen, and heard. The relationship is the most important aspect of the therapeutic work. Alaina has earned her Master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Villanova University. She has worked with individuals struggling with eating disorders, depression, trauma, anxiety, substance use and other mental health challenges. Alaina's experience also includes providing individual, family, and group therapy with The Renfrew Center of Radnor,PA. Each therapeutic experience is tailored to the needs of the individual. In therapy with Alaina, you will work towards personal goals to build awareness, resiliency, recognize strengths, and promote growth.
Jen Finger Donovan
Jen Finger Donovan is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who believes therapy can play an important and essential role in one's life, throughout any chapter. Jen's area of interests include helping individuals struggling with eating disorders, trauma, anxiety, and maternal mental health. Jen earned her Master's Degree in Social Work from West Chester University. She is certified in the Trauma Recovery and Empowerment Model and has a postgraduate certificate from the Postpartum Stress Center on treating perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. She has provided trauma informed therapeutic services in a variety of settings including eating disorder and substance abuse treatment centers. Jen has had the privilege of working with adolescents, adults and families through her work at The Alliance for Eating Disorders, The Renfrew Center, Penn State Abington Counseling Center and Central MH/MR Center. Jen values working with clients to empower them in recognizing they can advocate for themselves and build upon their own strengths.
“Success as a therapist is not found in doing something for the client, but rather in being someone for the client” Ili Rivera Walter.
Lisa Forman is a Licensed Social Worker. She provides a therapeutic environment that is warm and supportive using her skills and sense of humor. She wants you to feel safe and understood because that helps create the steps needed in transforming your life. It is her goal to help you identify your strengths, so you can be your best self. Lisa has successfully helped children, adolescents, adults and families overcome anxiety, depression, low self esteem, eating disorders, adjustment and living with illness, grief, divorce, gender issues and life transitions.