Balance Health Therapistsis
Balance Center for Mental Health and Wellness was founded by Devin Callahan, Psy.D., and LeeAnn Callahan, Ph.D., bringing together a group of highly motivated and compassionate therapists to serve the mental health needs of San Diego. Our team is dedicated to providing both proven, evidence-based therapeutic techniques and exciting new approaches in the treatment of a wide variety of concerns.

Our Therapists

Devin A. Callahan, PSYD

Founder & Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Devin Callahan believes that true wellness is a collaborative journey toward optimal health of the mind, body and spirit. With over 20 years experience in the mental health field, Dr. Callahan's vast experience, knowledge, and dedication has helped thousands of clients transcend their limitations and achieve the wellbeing they desire and deserve.

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LEE ANN CALLAHAN, PH.D.

Founder & Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Lee Ann Callahan believes that seeking help is an act of courage, and a commitment to the journey to your best self. With over 30 years of experience, Dr. Callahan's warmhearted nature and full-spectrum background of knowledge give her a unique, compelling and effective approach with clients.

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DOUG ZABRISKIE, LMFT

Marriage Family Therapist

With over 20 years experience as a Marriage and Family Therapist, Doug specializes in individual, couples and family systems using cognitive behavioral, EMDR and emotionally focused therapies. Among his areas of expertise are mood disorders, addictions recovery, parenting, and relationship enrichment.

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KIMBERLY PANGANIBAN, LMFT

Certified Gottman Couples Therapist

Kimberly is passionate about helping others and her specialty is helping couples improve their relationship. She believes in collaboration with her clients and strives to make sure they feel heard and understood in each session. Her gentle, supportive and direct approach helps provide clients with the tools they need to enrich their relationships.

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ANDREA KNOX, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Andrea's approach is compassionate and attentive. She offers couples therapy using the Gottman Method, which provides a practical and structured approach to creating more closeness, satisfaction, and better conflict management. Andrea's goal is to help clients more toward living as their most satisfied, authentic, and healthy selves with tools and resources to carry forward.

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MELODY FRENCH, PSYD, MSW

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Doctor French, PsyD, MSW, is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist and brings 20 years of mental health experience to her practice. She works with children, adolescents, adults, and families and her specializations include anxiety, parenting, postpartum depression, life transition, grief and spiritual counseling.

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MICOL GONELLA, PSY.D

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Transitions are a part of life; but that doesn't mean they can't be quite a lot to handle! Dr. Gonella specializes in helping individuals cope with transitional phases, whether that means adjusting to new environments and cultures, adjusting to changes that come with age, adjusting to a new school or job, or even adjusting to life with an acquired disability.

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JENNA LEAH CORBIN

Marriage and Family Therapy Intern

Jenna Leah Corbin is a registered Marriage and Family Therapist intern (MFTi) with over ten years experience studying and practicing in the fields of depth psychotherapy, and somatic-based resilience techniques. Jenna views therapy as an inner/outer journey and is passionate about working with clients who are motivated explore their inner lives and bring new insight and meaning into their relationships, education or careers, life changes, and everyday experiences.

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BETHANY WARREN

Licensed Clinical Social Worker / Psychotherapist

Bethany has a passion for women’s reproductive and health issues and has worked in this field for over 18 years. She specializes in Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders, working with women struggling with pregnancy loss, infertility or facing adoption or surrogacy. She is passionate about coaching and guiding parents through their adjustment to their new roles and helping women explore their solid identities throughout their lifespan.

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Aubrey Hecklau

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Aubrey graduated with her Master's in Counseling and has been working with children, adolescents, young adults and families in various settings for over seven years, including school sites, foster care, family agencies, mental health clinics and community groups. She values her ability to be creative and meet the needs of children and their families by building a supportive and caring environment, that includes an open minded style with encouragement and warmth.

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Mary Ellen Bennett

Psychotherapist

Mary Ellen Bennett, MSW, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 23 years of experience working in the behavioral health field. She received her Bachelors of Science in Psychology and Masters Degree in Social Work from San Diego State University.

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