Our Team

Sparrow House Counseling is lead by a passionate team of licensed professional counselors and psychologists who each have a heart to serve and provide both individuals and families with affordable, high-quality care. Our counselors are here to give a hand that you may begin a journey toward healing and restoration in any and every area of your life.

Angie Knight Buja

Angie Knight BujaMA LPC-S, Founding Partner of Sparrow House Counseling

AKB has been counseling since 2001. A native of Dallas, she headed to the plains to attend Texas Tech University and then on to Dallas…

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Dr. Steven Lytle

Dr. Steven LytlePsyD, Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Founding Partner of Sparrow House Counseling

Dr. Steven Lytle is a licensed psychologist with Sparrow House Counseling in Dallas, Texas. He attended the University of Oklahoma where he received a…

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Wendy Miller

Wendy MillerMA, LPC, Founding Partner of Sparrow House Counseling

Wendy has called the Park Cities home for over 25 years. Before moving to Dallas, she completed her undergraduate work at Oklahoma State University in…

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Dr. Cristina Sevadjian

Dr. Cristina SevadjianPhD, Licensed Psychologist, Partner of Sparrow House Counseling

Dr. Sevadjian graduated with a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Texas A&M University, a master’s degree in counseling from Dallas…

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Jane Ballard

Jane BallardLCSW

Jane graduated from Texas A&M University in 2001 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology, and went on to receive a Master…

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Kelly BiresMA, LPC-Associate Supervised by Angie Knight Buja MA LPC-S

Kelly grew up in Friendswood, Texas and graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Health in 2018. After…

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Ethan Clark

Ethan ClarkMA, LPC

Ethan graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. After college, Ethan pursued ministry experiences that led…

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Summer Collins

Summer CollinsMA, LPC

Summer grew up in Tyler, Texas: home of Pine Cove Christian Camps, where she spent time as a camp counselor during her college days.…

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Elizabeth Faris

Elizabeth FarisMA, LPC-Associate Supervised by Cristina Sevadjian, PhD, LPC-S

Elizabeth grew up in Austin, Texas and graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Development…

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Candice Farmer

Candice FarmerMA, LPC

Candice grew up in the beautiful city of Virginia Beach, VA. She received her Bachelor’s in Communications from Old Dominion University. She moved…

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James Flippo

James FlippoMA, LPC

James is a graduate of Dallas Theological Seminary where he acquired his Masters degree in Biblical Counseling and has is Bachelor’s of Science…

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Dr. Lauren Fuller

Dr. Lauren FullerPhD, Licensed Psychologist

Dr. Fuller graduated with a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Mary Washington and a doctorate in counseling psychology from the…

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Tori Gorena

Tori GorenaM.A., LPC-Associate, Supervised by Dr. Cristina Sevadjian, LPC-S

Tori was born and raised in Irving, Texas. Her desire to become a therapist developed early when she had an opportunity to start a…

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Sallye Hale

Sallye HaleMA, LPC

Sallye was born and raised right here in Dallas, TX. She received her Bachelor’s in Health and Psychology from Texas A&M…

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Annalise Harness

Annalise HarnessMA, LPC

Annalise is a Texas native and grew up in San Antonio, TX. She received her bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University…

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Cassidy Hudson

Cassidy HudsonM.S. LPC

Cassidy was born and raised in College Station, Texas to a family of Aggies.  Unsurprisingly, she received her undergraduate degree in communication from…

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Kelly Kennedy

Kelly KennedyMA, LPC - Associate Supervised by Angie Knight Buja MA LPC-S

Kelly has been counseling at Sparrow House since 2020. Originally from Tulsa, OK, she attended the University of Arkansas and received her B.A. in…

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Erica Kimball

Erica KimballMA, LPC, RPT

Erica Kimball was born and raised in Little Rock, Arkansas. Through her mother’s diagnosis of breast cancer at age seven and her own…

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Dr. Josh Kirby

Dr. Josh Kirby

Dr. Kirby graduated with a Master’s degree in Psychology from Pepperdine University and completed his PhD from the APA-Accredited Clinical Psychology program at…

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Caleb Klassen

Caleb KlassenMA, LPC

Caleb grew up in the pumpkin capitol of the world Morton, Illinois. His love for history took him to Siloam Springs, Arkansas where he…

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Allison Loaring-Clark

Allison Loaring-ClarkLMFT

Allison was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Vanderbilt University, where she double majored in Psychology and…

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Joy Lockard

Joy LockardMS, LMFT, LPC

Joy received her bachelor’s degree in Speech Communication Studies from Whitworth University in Spokane, WA.  In 2006, she graduated with a master’s…

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Dr. Lindsy Magee

Dr. Lindsy MageePhD, Licensed Psychologist

A native Texan, Dr. Magee graduated with a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Texas A&M University. She then moved to Mississippi…

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Calli Marvin

Calli MarvinMA, LPC

Calli has been counseling young adults at Sparrow House since 2011.  Originally from Dallas, she attended Lake Highlands High School and received her Bachelors degree…

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Allison McCarter

Allison McCarterMA, LPC

Allison graduated from Baylor University with a degree in Psychology and Corporate Communications. She later attained her Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from…

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Macey McCartyMA, LPC-Associate Supervised by Angie Knight Buja MA LPC-S

Macey grew up right here in the Dallas area. She completed her undergraduate studies at Texas A&M University where she received her…

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Nadia Nikah

Nadia NikahMA, LPC

Nadia completed her undergraduate studies in International Studies at the University of North Texas. After graduation, she moved to Fort Worth to help start…

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Page Price

Page PriceM.S., LPC

Page grew up in Midland, Texas but has considered Dallas home now for over ten years. She completed her undergraduate degree in Interdisciplinary Studies…

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Julia Rivers

Julia RiversLMSW, Supervised by Cristina Sevadjian, Ph.D., LPC-S and Jane Ballard, LCSW-S

Julia was born and raised in Dallas, TX. She developed a heart for counseling from her experience in her own family and went on…

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Carrie Satterfield

Carrie SatterfieldMA, LPC

Carrie grew up in Frisco, Texas back when it was a small town and only had one stop light. Carrie graduated from Trinity Christian…

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Jessie Skinner

Jessie SkinnerMS, LPC-S, RPT

An Oklahoma native, Jessie graduated with an honors degree in Human Development and Family Science from Oklahoma State University.  Upon graduation, she moved…

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Ellen Taylor

Ellen TaylorMA, LPC

Ellen was born and raised in Dallas, TX. While earning her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication at Texas A&M, Ellen worked…

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Jessica Taylor

Jessica TaylorMA, LPC-S, RN

Jessica received her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Mississippi in 1998.  Daughter of a Green Beret in Vietnam with a…

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Shea Thielemann

Shea ThielemannMA, LPC

Shea completed her undergraduate studies at the University of North Texas.  After graduation, Shea moved to Europe hoping to escape her own relationship…

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Lori Vernon

Lori VernonMA, LPC

Lori earned a BA in Speech Communications from the University of Texas at Arlington and an MA in Counseling from Dallas Baptist University.

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