Our Rockstar Squad of Therapists & Admins

Francine Hernandez, LCSW
Founder of Enso Healing Therapy & LillysInternal Light

Owner/Clinical Director & Supervisor
Mental Health Therapist
Board Approved Supervisor with
Board of Social Work and
 Board of Counseling and Therapy

Meet Francine - Your Personal Therapist for Life's Challenges

*Not taking new clients at this time* 

Are you facing individual, couples, teen, or family therapy challenges? Meet Francine – she's here to help. In her non-judgmental space, you'll work together to conquer any obstacles you may be facing. Francine believes that you are the expert of your own life, with untapped strength to navigate through any adventure that comes your way. Her approach is holistic, encompassing mind, body, and spirit. Music is part of her healing arsenal, and she's trained in various techniques such as Psychodynamic theory, CBT, and Family Systems. However, Francine doesn't believe in a one-size-fits-all approach. Instead, she'll explore and use the best tools that work for you. After all, who knows you better than yourself? Join Francine on a journey of healing, creation, and embracing all that life has to offer.

Vanessa Medina, LMSW

Mental Health Therapist

Vanessa was born and raised in Taos, NM. She was adopted at age 11 after being in foster care. This led to her passion to pursue a career to help serve families and children and inspired her to become a social worker. Vanessa attended New Mexico Highlands University in Las Vegas, NM, where she received a Bachelor of Political Science: Law Emphasis; a Bachelor of Social Work and went on to pursue a clinical graduate degree, Master of Social Work, where she graduated with Magna Cum Laude honors. Vanessa’s work experience is in the field of child welfare where she has served families for 8 years. Vanessa has experience working with children, adolescents, and adults. Vanessa has vast experience in childhood trauma and has a wealth of knowledge working with families who have adopted children who are survivors of trauma and abuse. Vanessa’s approach is very holistic, where she implements mind, body, and spirit. Vanessa is passionate about engaging with individuals to achieve their mental health goals, while creating a safe and serene environment. Vanessa’s hobbies include learning and growing as a person and clinician, as well as traveling and taking her dogs for car rides.

Rochelle Robertson, LMHC

Mental Health Therapist

Meet Rochelle Robertson: Passionate Cellist and Mental Health Therapist
Availability:  In Person or Telehealth - Every Thursday at 1 PM

Rochelle Robertson was born and raised in Albuquerque, and she is a proud native of the city. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in cello performance from the University of New Mexico in 2006. Rochelle has always been passionate about music and using it to connect with and help others. She has over 20 years of experience working with people of all ages, providing private cello lessons. After completing her undergraduate studies, Rochelle decided to pursue her passion for helping others and enrolled in a master's program in Counseling at Webster University. She graduated in 2010 and is now a licensed mental health counselor. Rochelle specializes in working with children and families in crisis and has experience working as an MST certified therapist. Rochelle believes that every individual is unique, and that no two therapy experiences will be the same. She believes that patience and understanding are key to the success of the therapeutic process. Rochelle strives to get to know each of her clients, to understand their individual situations, and to develop a therapeutic plan that fits their specific needs. She uses modalities such as Behavioral Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Mindfulness Therapy to help her clients better understand themselves, tap into their strengths and weaknesses, and build self-confidence. Aside from her work as a therapist, Rochelle is also a devoted mother to two wonderful children, a 9-year-old son and an 11-year-old daughter. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, staying active through exercise, and playing her beloved cello.  

Erin Garcia-Rimorin, LMHC

Individual & Family Therapist

Meet Erin: A Compassionate and Dedicated Mental Health Therapist
Availability: Telehealth- Every other Friday at 12 pm

Erin has compassionately provided therapeutic support to individuals, couples, and families as a mental health therapist. With a deep understanding of human behavior and a passion for helping others, she aims to make a difference in the lives of those she works with. Erin is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) who works with clients from the age of 14 and up. She is highly skilled in treating anxiety, depression, and is trauma-informed. Her eclectic approach involves using psychoeducation and mindfulness in her sessions, as well as incorporating therapeutic art and inner child work to cater to each client's unique needs. Erin is currently working towards multiple certifications, including Trauma Clinical Provider, Integrative Mental Health Provider, and ADHD Professional Provider. She has a proven ability to create a safe and non-judgmental space for clients to explore emotions, develop coping strategies, and achieve personal growth. Erin's strong therapeutic alliances facilitate positive change and help others establish connections. She tailors treatment plans to each client, using evidence-based practices and holistic approaches to promote overall well-being. Erin holds a master's degree in clinical Mental Health and School Counseling from New Mexico Highlands University, is licensed by the state of New Mexico Therapy and Counseling Licensing board and maintains ongoing professional development through continuing education and supervision. Beyond her practice, Erin is an advocate for mental health awareness and destigmatization. She stays informed about the latest research and advancements in the field, ensuring that she provides the highest quality care to her clients. With a genuine passion for helping others, Erin is dedicated to empowering individuals, couples, and families to overcome challenges, foster healthy relationships, improve their mental well-being, and lead fulfilling lives. 

Alicia Dominguez, LMHC

Individual & Family Therapist

Meet Alicia: A Mindful Person-Centered Therapist
Availability: In Person or Telehealth
Tuesdays at 2 pm Weekly. 

Alicia's dedication to her clients and her expertise in mental health counseling make her a valuable asset to the field. Her person-centered approach reflects a deep respect for each individual's unique experiences and perspectives, fostering a therapeutic environment built on trust, empathy, and non-judgment. As a practitioner of mindfulness, Alicia offers clients practical tools for managing stress, anxiety, and other mental health concerns. By helping clients cultivate present-moment awareness and self-compassion, she empowers them to navigate life's challenges with greater resilience and clarity. Alicia's specialization in working with teens and adults highlights her versatility and adaptability as a counselor. Her ability to create a safe and supportive space for clients of all ages enables them to explore their thoughts, emotions, and concerns openly, leading to deeper insights and personal growth. Overall, Alicia's commitment to her clients' well-being, coupled with her expertise in person-centered counseling and mindfulness, positions her as a trusted ally in their journey towards greater mental and emotional health. Through her compassionate and empowering approach, she equips individuals with the tools they need to lead fulfilling and authentic lives.

Anna Birdsong, LMHC

Individual & Family Therapist

Meet Anna: A Compassionate Licensed Mental Health Therapist
Availability: In Person or Telehealth
Wednesdays at 11 am Weekly.

Anna's background and approach to counseling demonstrate a strong commitment to providing comprehensive and compassionate care to her clients. With her master's degree in clinical Mental Health and licensure from the state of New Mexico Therapy and Counseling Licensing Board, Anna has acquired the necessary qualifications to offer professional mental health services. Her ongoing pursuit of LPCC accreditation and commitment to continuing education highlight her dedication to staying updated on the latest developments in the field of mental health and enhancing her clinical skills. Anna's experience working with a diverse range of clients, from children to adults, underscores her versatility and adaptability as a counselor. By offering individual therapy, she can tailor her approach to meet the unique needs and preferences of each client. Utilizing an eclectic approach that incorporates cognitive behavioral therapy, art therapy, play therapy, and mindfulness techniques, Anna ensures that clients receive comprehensive support that addresses their psychological, emotional, and behavioral concerns. Above all, Anna prioritizes creating a safe and non-judgmental environment where clients feel comfortable expressing themselves and exploring their inner experiences. By fostering trust and rapport with her clients, she empowers them to embark on a journey of self-discovery and personal growth. Overall, Anna's empathetic nature, clinical expertise, and commitment to holistic care make her a valuable resource for individuals seeking support and guidance on their path to mental and emotional well-being.

Justyce Lopez, LMSW

Individual & Family Therapist

Meet Justyce: Empowering Clients to Overcome Trauma with a Holistic Approach
Availability is very limited. Please to inquire.

Early life experiences can shape us in profound ways. For Justyce, growing up in northern New Mexico, navigating childhood trauma, body image struggles, and eating disorders, ultimately led her down the path of mental health advocacy. Her mission is to help clients heal from their own traumatic experiences, drawing on her deep understanding of pain and resilience. With a master's degree in social work from New Mexico Highlands University, Justyce has also become certified in mindfulness-based stress reduction and is diligently working towards her yoga teaching certification. This unique combination of education and personal growth tools allows her to offer clients a diverse range of skills to facilitate their healing. Justyce takes a holistic and collaborative approach to therapy, recognizing that every individual is unique. Her toolbox includes mind/body interventions, somatic release techniques, cognitive behavioral therapy, and inner child work. These techniques are tailored to each client's needs, helping them overcome trauma, anxiety, and depression. Justyce believes that life can be unpredictable and challenging, leaving us feeling disoriented and lost. But she also believes that, like the weather, our lives can change for the better. Through her own journey and professional expertise, she guides clients towards healing, resilience, and personal growth. Justyce's compassionate nature and unique background make her a reliable ally in your journey to recovery. In her therapeutic sessions, you can expect a safe, non-judgmental, and confidential space to explore your thoughts and feelings. 

Pete J. Hernandez, MBA

Co-Founder & CFO

Pete's extensive education and professional experience make him a valuable asset in the business and finance industry. With a bachelor's degree in marketing and a master's degree in business with a concentration in accounting, Pete possesses a well-rounded understanding of both marketing principles and financial management. Over the past 9 years, Pete has demonstrated strong leadership and managerial skills, particularly in the banking and financing sector where he served as a branch manager. His expertise in leadership development, business development, risk management, finance, accounting, marketing, and compliance underscores his versatility and breadth of knowledge in various areas of business operations. Pete's passion for empowering others and helping them improve their skills and businesses reflects his commitment to mentorship and professional development. He thrives on overcoming obstacles through creative and innovative thinking, leveraging his diverse skill set to find effective solutions to complex challenges. Overall, Pete's combination of education, experience, and passion for leadership and business development positions him as a capable and influential leader in the business community. His dedication to continuous improvement and his ability to inspire and empower others make him a valuable asset in any organization.

Vanessa Dennard, CLC


Vanessa's background reflects a wealth of experience and expertise in both professional and personal development realms. Her tenure working with State Boards and in customer service has honed her communication skills and ability to serve diverse populations effectively. Vanessa's attention to detail and commitment to maintaining precise records, coupled with her HIPAA certification, underscore her dedication to providing exceptional customer service while upholding strict confidentiality standards. As a Certified Mindfulness Life Coach and CSW (Certified Social Worker), Vanessa offers clients a holistic approach to personal growth and well-being. Her mindfulness training allows her to guide clients towards inner peace and joy, helping them navigate life's challenges with clarity and resilience. By collaboratively setting goals and holding clients accountable, Vanessa empowers individuals to unlock their full potential and achieve success in both their personal and professional lives. Vanessa's philosophy of "living, laughing, and loving" underscores her belief in the importance of embracing the present moment and finding fulfillment in all aspects of life. Through her compassionate and supportive guidance, she helps clients create a roadmap for success, encouraging them to celebrate each milestone along the way. In summary, Vanessa's dedication to helping clients realize their full potential, coupled with her expertise in mindfulness and personal development, makes her a valuable resource for individuals seeking to cultivate inner peace, achieve their goals, and live fulfilling lives.

Andrea Chavez, AACJ

Marketing Promotions Specialist

Andrea brings a diverse skill set and valuable experience to the marketing team. With her background in criminal justice and extensive experience in customer relations, she likely possesses strong communication skills, empathy, and the ability to understand and connect with diverse audiences. Her decision to transition into the field of marketing demonstrates her adaptability and willingness to learn new skills. Her experience in customer relations could be particularly beneficial in understanding consumer behavior and crafting effective marketing strategies to meet customer needs and preferences. Furthermore, Andrea's success in cultivating houseplants showcases her dedication, attention to detail, and ability to nurture and sustain growth over time. These qualities could translate well into marketing, where patience, persistence, and creativity are often key to achieving success. Overall, Andrea's background, experience, and personal interests make her a valuable asset to the marketing team. With her unique perspective and skills, she has the potential to contribute innovative ideas and drive meaningful results in her new role.

Business Hours

Monday - Saturday

Appointments only