Board Members


President:

Rachel Koppa, PhD, LPC-S, LMFT
12720 Hillcrest Rd, Suite 120
Dallas, TX 75230
214-224-0970
koppacounseling.com
rachel@koppacounseling.com
president@damft.com

Rachel Koppa received her Bachelors degree in Women’s Studies from
Vanderbilt University, her Masters degree in Counseling from Dallas
Theological Seminary and her Doctorate in Family Therapy from Texas
Woman’s University. She has worked in diverse settings such as
Children’s Medical Center of Dallas Pediatric Eating Disorder Treatment
Center and their Inpatient Psychiatric Unit. Dr. Koppa has worked in
the past with outpatient substance abuse, domestic violence and families
struggling in transitions. She currently is in private practice in the
community working with adolescents, adults and families.

Currently, Dr. Koppa is a community volunteer for the Dallas Children’s
Advocacy Center. She has previously volunteered with Parkland Memorial
Hospital, Ronald McDonald House of Dallas, and MEND (mothers enduring
neonatal death). She strives to give back to the community with both her
time and by giving presentations in the community on topics such as
domestic violence, depression, eating disorders and body image, and
managing anxiety.


Vice-President:

Karen Kinman, RN, PhD, LMFT
609 Cheesparger Rd,
Colleyville, TX 76095
682-552-6191
therapyforhealing.com
kkinman114@gmail.com


Secretary:

Julie Wesley MS, LMFT-S
Calm Program
16415 Addison Rd., Suite 305
Addison, Texas 75001
575-587-6356

Julie Wesley has a Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy and has been in the field since 1999. She has worked with children, teenagers and adults in various treatment capacities including crisis work, inpatient, outpatient, home-based therapy and intensive outpatient addressing any issue from adjusting to major changes in her client’s lives to serious mental illnesses like Schizophrenia. Julie has been practicing in the Dallas area since 2006 and before that was in New Mexico and Florida. She was raised in southern New Mexico, the oldest child in a military family. She now calls North Texas home and loves every moment.


Treasurer:

Anna Thomison, LMFT-S
Collaborative Solutions Counseling, PLLC
1431 Greenway Dr. Suite 800
Irving, TX 75038
972-483-2345
csc-counseling.com
anna@csc-counseling.com
treasurer@damft.com


Membership:

Karlyn Baggett, LMFT
1575 W Mockingbird, Ste 650
Dallas, TX 75235
972-989-2742
karlynbaggett@gmail.com
membership@damft.com

Karlyn Baggett, LMFT, earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. Post graduation, she worked with youth in a residential facility. She then earned her Master of Marriage and Family Therapy from Abilene Christian University. She works as the Family Reunification Counselor at Eckerd Kids in Dallas. She has worked with numerous client populations including substance abuse, trauma, and Child Protective Services referred clients, but has a passion for working with at risk youth and their families as the youth transitions back into their home communities from detention centers across Texas.


Social Media Communications:

Liz Higgins, MS, LMFT
469-426-7234
lizhigginsmft.com
lizhigginsmft@gmail.com

Liz earned her Master’s of Marriage and Family Therapy from Texas Woman’s University and sees couples and individuals in her private practice in Dallas. She specializes in working with couples at transitional stages from premarital counseling to newlywed issues and infidelity. Liz also writes an active relationship and wellness blog and contributes to local and national platforms regarding millennial generational themes, women’s issues, and couple dynamics.


Past President:

Debra Campbell, MS, LMFT
Performance Psychology, LLC
5068 West Plano Parkway, Ste. 318
Plano, TX 75093
214-614-8111
866-376-9068 (fax)
performancepsyc.com
debra@performancepsyc.com

Debra Campbell, LMFT, is a practicing clinician and founder of Performance Psychology, LLC, a private practice in Dallas, TX. Since 2003, she has been working with children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families towards living authentic and fulfilling lives. With a background in sports and positive psychology, in addition to thousands of hours of applied clinical training, Debra takes an active and eclectic approach towards therapy. She specializes in working with perfectionism, OCPD, eating disorders, anxiety, depression, anger issues, career changes, transitioning into adulthood, grief, relationships, and elite domain performance. Debra is a regularly featured radio guest and blogger as a content expert for Plaid for Women. She has worked with the US Olympic Training Center, the US Figure Skating Association, and the International Center for Talent Development at UCLA. Debra has presented at the APA and AASP National Conferences. She completed her Master’s of Science degree in Clinical Psychology at California State, Fullerton, and has Bachelor’s of Science degrees in Physiology, Neuroscience, and BioPsychology from University of California, San Diego. Professional affiliations include the AAMFT, APA, AASP, and IAEDP.