Meet Our Therapists

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Shannon Perry-Smith, LCMHC, LCAS, NCC

Shannon Perry-Smith is graduate of North Carolina Central University. There, she earned a Masters of Art degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling with a specialty in Addiction. Since 2019, she has successfully counseled clients through the use of various approaches to provide coping techniques to address various issues such as: substance abuse, anxiety, domestic violence, family conflict, life transitions, relationship issues, self esteem, stress, parenting concerns, and adjusting to college life.

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Allison Murrow, CADC

Allison Murrow received her bachelor's degree from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro in 2011. She is currently a 2nd year Masters in Social Work student at North Carolina Central University. Ms. Murrow is a North Carolina Certified Peer Support Specialist (NCCPSS) as well as a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor. Allison utilizes various approaches to help address substance abuse and provide recovery skills by providing individual and group therapy.

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Bonita Graham, MA, LCAS-A

Bonita Graham earned a Masters of Arts degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling with a specialty in Addiction studies from North Carolina Central University. Bonita is a provisionally Licensed Clinical Addictions Specialist and pursuing Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor licensure in the state of North Carolina. Bonita believes that authenticity, emotional immediacy, honesty, and assertive communication are foundations for healthy, meaningful relationships. She works to create experiential therapeutic interventions that highlight incongruencies between individuals’ external presentation and internal values. Bonita believes that when individuals become more aware of their behaviors and emotional needs, they have opportunities to make more intentional and empowered choices.