Special Community Alignment: The Center for Growth prides itself on being a mental health organization that prioritizes social justice, diversity, and inclusion. Our therapists are kink-allied, racial justice allied, HIV/AIDs positive allied, poly and CNM allied, LGBTQ+ allied, gender non-conforming allied, as well as sex worker allied. Our approach places high importance on the need for strengths-based, client-centered, affirming care. We recognize the great role culture has on identity and we strive to provide services that honor and appreciate the unique values, identities, and experiences each of our clients possess. It is an honor to be able to serve the community and its members’ needs.
Shannon Oliver-O'Neil, LCSW (She / Her / Hers)
Director of Intern Program
Director of Rhode Island Office
Lancie Mazza, LCSW (She / Her / Hers)
Director of Virginia Office