New Directions Counseling Center

Our Staff

Elizabeth Storey, M.Ed., LPC, NCC

Elizabeth Storey is a Licensed Professional Counselor and holds a Master of Education degree in Counseling from Delta State University. She is also certified by the National Board for Certified Counselors. She is a Board Qualified Supervisor for counselors seeking licensure in the state of Mississippi.​

Elizabeth has experience in working with children, adolescents, and adults in individual and family therapy. She has worked in outpatient, inpatients, and partial hospitalization, and private practice settings. She has received certification in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy. She has also received advanced training in grief, depression, anxiety, Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), and Behavior Disorders.

Shawna A. Foster, MS, LPC

Shawna Foster is native of Jackson and Corinth, Mississippi who graduated with a Masters in Science in Counseling from Mississippi State University. She is a Certified Mental Health Therapist with 10 years of experience in counseling and therapy with children, adolescents, and adults. She has worked with a variety of needs including grief, anxiety, depression, eating disorders, disabilities, and different goals the client is wishing to pursue. Shawna has used different types of therapy techniques to fit the client's needs including Trauma Focused Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.

Sarah ​Edinger, LCSW​​

Sarah Edinger is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Tennessee. She is also Board certified to provide supervision to social workers seeking to obtain licensure in the State of Mississippi.

Sarah has over 15 years experience in working with children and adolescents in pediatric day clinics, schools and outpatient settings. She specializes

in working with children and youth, but she also has experience working with adults with depression, anxiety, life-stressors and other issues.

Sarah utilizes an array of approaches including Person-Centered, CBT, Solution Focused Therapy, and play therapy interventions in a relaxed, down-to-earth environment.

Rosalyn Daniels , P-LPC​​

Rosalyn Daniels is a graduate from Walden University with a Masters of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. She is a Provisional Certified Addiction Therapist. She has over 8 years of experience in counseling and therapy with adults and adolescents. She has worked with a variety of needs including intellectual disability, depression, grief, substance abuse, anxiety, and crisis intervention. Rosalyn has used different types of therapy techniques to fit the client's needs including Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, and Solution-Focused Therapy.

Taeisha Rodgers, DBH,  LPC 

Dr. Taeisha Rodgers is a licensed professional counselor and holds a Doctoral degree from Arizona State University in Behavioral Health. She also has a Master’s degree from the University of Mississippi in Counselor Education. She has experience working with individuals of all ages, and extensive experience working with  young adults and adolescents experiencing stress, anxiety, depression, grief and loss, disruptive behaviors and relationship challenges. Dr. Rodgers has an empathetic and genuine ability to connect with clients, which allows her to work effectively with adolescents and adults. She works eclectically to suit the needs of her clients and utilizes skills from treatment modalities such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Person-Centered Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing. Her clinical vision is to ensure her office atmosphere is a safe, non-judgmental space and strives to create a warm and welcoming environment for the clients she serves to promote a safe space for healing.

​​​Corey Latta, PhD, MA, P-LPC


Corey holds a Master of Art in Counseling and MAs in Religious Studies.  He also holds a Masters in English and a PhD in Literature.  Corey is experienced in working with adults, couples, teenagers, and families in individual and family counseling settings.  His work has been emphasized on couples counseling, as well as, addiction counseling.  Corey has also worked in the areas of anxiety, depression, grief, and trauma. He aims to create a safe, empathetic environment with the goal of assisting clients through life's transitions both personal and professional. Dr. Latta understands what it means to struggle and he is here to be with you as you are, to help you imagine who you want to be, and to help you find the courage to get there.



Jessica Hugenberg, MS, PCMHT

Jessica holds a Masters of Clinical Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and is a Provisionally Certified Mental Health Therapist pursuing licensure in the state of Mississippi. She has experience working with trauma, grief, depression, anxiety, life-transitions, self-harm, and suicidality. She is passionate about trauma informed care and helping survivors of all ages thrive after trauma. In pursuit of this, Jessica utilizes Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Brain-spotting, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy (TF-CBT), and ego state therapy. 

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