While we thrive to offer best quality services, what really makes Striving For Wellness Together unique is our incredible team. Owners, Abby and Kellieann are passionate, experienced, talented and friendly. Get to know the people behind the business, who are dedicated to making sure your needs are not only met, but exceeded.
Abby Tyner, Owner, LCSW-C
Abby received her Bachelors and Masters degree in Social Work from Salisbury University. Abby is a Board Approved Supervisor through the Maryland Board of Social Workers. She has worked in the Mental Health Field for several years with her work being in the school systems as well as providing psychotherapy in an outpatient clinic setting. Abby also has experience as a program coordinator of a mobile crisis program for youth. Abby is a Certified TraumaPlay therapist and has completed Level I Trauma Training through the Lisa Ferentz Institute. Abby also has training in Theraplay and Sensorimotor Psychotherapy. Abby is also certified as a Youth Mental Health First Aid Instructor.
Kellieann Jones, Owner, LCSW-C
Kellieann is a graduate of Salisbury University and has her Masters degree in Social Work. Kellieann has worked in the Mental Health field for several years with her work being within our local school systems as well as providing psychotherapy in the outpatient setting. Kellieann has completed trauma training and is certified as a Certified Trauma Professional as well as a Certified TraumaPlay Therapist.
Allyson Wozniak, LMSW
Ally is a licensed social worker who has experience providing psychotherapy to children, adolescents and adults. Ally graduated with both her Bachelors and Masters degree in social work from Salisbury University and has been focusing on assisting individuals with mental health needs on the eastern shore through outpatient mental health and psychiatric rehabilitation settings. Ally has completed the Lisa Ferentz Institute Level 1 Trauma Training and earned a Trauma certificate from this program. Ally is also certified in Mental Health First Aid and completed Safe Space training for the LGBTQ+ community. Ally enjoys bringing a variety of methods to therapy to ensure an organic therapeutic experience for her clients.
Katie Falls, LMSW
Katie is an Eastern Shore native who was raised and still resides in Kent County, Maryland. Katie is a licensed social worker with a master's degree from the University of Maryland, Baltimore and has bachelor's degree in psychology from Salisbury University. Katie has internship experience from Talbot County Department of Social Services in the family preservation unit and at Sudlersville Elementary Schools Judy Center. Katie holds a certification as a trauma therapist. Katie is joining the team as a full-time clinician who will work in our office Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays. Katie will also be providing school-based services at Radcliffe School in Chestertown, Maryland.
Grace Wright, LMSW
Grace is a licensed Social Worker providing individual and couples therapy. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Science from Wilmington University, and Master of Social Work from Salisbury University. She is a Trauma Certified Clinician who specializes in helping individuals to recognize their ability to be the best version of themselves by developing self awareness, effective communication, and learning healthy strategies to manage symptoms of stress, anxiety, and depression. Grace has years of experience working in community mental health and medical settings helping individuals and families with experiences and challenges, such as terminal illness, grief/loss, relationship disruptions. She also comes with over 18 years of experience practicing therapeutic massage and holistic modalities as a Certified Massage Technician. Grace is joining our team as a part-time clinician both in office and via telehealth.
Taylor is currently studying Social Work at Salisbury University. Taylor has previously volunteered at Striving For Wellness Together and is now going to be serving as an office assistant part time during her undergrad.