Allenmore Psychological Associates will be moving to a new location on January 3, 2019. Please be sure to give us a call or check in with your provider if you have any questions

Our Providers

Allenmore Psychological Associates has carefully selected a staff of psychologists, mental health counselors, and an advanced registered nurse practitioner (ARNP) who vary by age, gender, and areas of clinical specialty. We value this diversity because we understand that each of our clients is unique – with their own individual needs, concerns, and preferences. Having a wide range of counselors available gives our clients the opportunity to find a therapist who is the right fit for their needs.

For over 30 years our experienced counselors have skillfully evaluated and treated the wide array of mental health conditions and relationship problems experienced by our neighbors in Tacoma, Gig Harbor, University Place, Lakewood, Puyallup and surrounding communities. Our staff is united by our genuine care for our clients and dedication to providing them with excellent service. We provide psychological evaluation and individual, couples and family counseling services to address the wide range of concerns that bring our clients to APA (click here to learn more about specific concerns). Listed below is a brief introduction to each of our psychologists, counselors, as well as our staff ARNP. To learn more about a provider’s education, areas of expertise or clinical specialization, simply click on their name and you will be linked to their full profile.Allenmore Counseling in Tacoma WA

Each of our counselors has completed the requisite training in their respective fields to be licensed or certified to practice independently in the State of Washington. Their years of training and experience make them highly competent and skillful mental health practitioners.  We are proud to be serving our community and to be helping to address it’s important mental health needs.

Jennifer Chapman, MS, LMFT

Jennifer Chapman, MS, LMFT obtained her masters of science degree in counseling from Seattle Pacific University in June 2011. Jennifer is a Marriage and Family therapist who specializes in helping families, couples, and individuals through difficult times in their lives.  She works with people who are having relationship problems and family conflicts.  And, she works with trauma, anxiety, depression, and adjustment problems  due to major life events.  (Learn more about Jennifer Chapman.)

Lisa Christensen, MA, LMHC

Lisa Christensen, MA, LMHC, graduated from Bastyr University with a masters degree in applied behavioral science in 2007.  Lisa completed her Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) internship at Renton Area Youth Services, a non-profit agency in Renton WA.  There she worked with youth and their families.  After completing her internship, she continued to work at the non-profit agency as an employee for several years, working in middle and high schools, as well as seeing clients and their families at the agency.  Lisa enjoys working with children, adolescents, and adults of all ages.  She works with mood disorders, anxiety depression, ADHD, and life transitions.  She also enjoys working with couples and family issues. (Learn more about Lisa Christensen.)

Brett Copeland, Psy.D.

Brett Copeland, Psy.D., obtained his clinical psychology doctoral degree from George Fox University in 2007. He began working with Allenmore Psychological Associates in March 2008 and became an owner of the practice in January 2011. Dr. Copeland treats adults and adolescents struggling with a variety of concerns including depression, anxiety, academic and career difficulties, and sexual excess and compulsivity. His treatment approach includes developmental theory, cognitive-behavioral therapy, EMDR, and Acceptance and Commitment Theory. He is a member of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science and regularly presents on modern approaches to treating sexual addiction and related problems. (Learn more about Dr. Copeland.)

Philip Frank, Ph.D.

Philip J Frank, PhD is one of the founding members of Allenmore Psychological Associates, and he has been a practicing psychotherapist for more than 40 years. Not only is Dr. Frank an experienced clinician in the treatment of psychological disorders, he has also spent the last 20 years studying Positive Psychology. Dr. Frank is particularly interested in the ways in which psychotherapy can contribute to individuals living a rewarding life with a deep peace of mind. Over the years, Dr. Frank’s clients have given consistently positive feedback about his approach to counseling. He enjoys working with children, adolescents, and adults of all ages. (Learn more about Dr. Frank.)

Annette Gagnon, MA, ARNP

Annette Gagnon, MA, ARNP is licensed in the state of Washington as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner. Her practice focuses on treating adults 18 years of age and older with a wide range of mental health concerns. Ms. Gagnon provides holistic medication evaluation, treatment and management considering the psychological, social and biological aspects of each individual. She enjoys providing education and consultation regarding lifestyle changes to her patients. Ms. Gagnon attended the University of Washington and completed a Master of Arts degree in Psychosocial Nursing in 2001. The International Association of Nurses selected her as Top Psychiatric and Mental Health Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner in Tacoma in 2011. (Learn more about Annette Gagnon.)

Curtis Greenfield, Psy.D.

Curtis G.G. Greenfield, Psy.D. joined Allenmore Psychological Associates in 2013. He became an owner of the practice in June 2016.  A native of the San Francisco Bay Area, Dr. Greenfield earned his doctorate from the APA Accredited American School of Professional Psychology. He specializes in Geropsychology and in working with couples. Dr. Greenfield also provides individual counseling to adults and adolescents aged 14 and up, who are looking to increase their levels of contentment and happiness. Dr. Greenfield is an active member of the American Psychological Association. (Learn more about Dr. Greenfield.)

Paul Nelson, Ph.D.

Paul Nelson, Ph.D. is one of the founding members of Allenmore Psychological Associates and has been with the practice since it’s inception in 1986.  Dr. Nelson is a licensed clinical psychologist and has been practicing as a psychologist in the state of Washington since 1980.  He completed his doctoral degree at the University of Florida,  an internship at a Yale affiliated VA Hospital in West Haven, Connecticut and a post-doctoral year of training at the VA Hospital in Seattle, Washington. Dr. Nelson’s practice focuses on working with adults with depression, anxiety and anger control problems. He also specializes in working with individual’s suffering from posttraumatic stress disorder and life transition issues. (Learn more about Dr. Nelson.)

Daniel Pratt, Psy.D.

Daniel Pratt, Psy.D. received his doctoral degree in clinical psychology from Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois in 2014.  As part of his clinical training, he has worked at four university counseling centers, a private practice, and a community mental health center.  Dr. Pratt provides counseling to adolescents and adults for a variety of mental health concerns.  He works with people experiencing anxiety, depression, grief and loss, adjustment issues, disordered eating behaviors and relationship difficulties.  Dr. Pratt has specialized training providing counseling services to adolescent and adult survivors of sexual, physical, and emotional trauma.  Dr. Pratt also provides psychological assessment services.   (Learn more about Dr. Pratt.)

Bonny Snyder, MA, LMHC

Bonny Snyder, MA, LMHC, graduated from Saint Martin’s University in 2012 with her Masters Degree in Counseling Psychology. Bonny completed her internship and obtained her LMHC credentials while working at Greater Lakes Mental Healthcare in Lakewood.

Bonny specializes in helping individuals recover from simple and complex trauma and PTSD, depression, anxiety, grief and loss, self-esteem issues and life changes.  She also works with couples who are having relationship problems.  Bonny tailors her treatment approach to each individual and is skilled in a wide variety of treatment approaches that include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, EMDR therapy and Hypnotherapy. (Learn more about Bonny Snyder.)