Meet our
therapists

For over fifteen years, our group psychology practice as provided Triangle families supportive, compassionate care in Cary, NC.
Consider us your success-partners. We’re here to offer practical, sustainable solutions for a more peaceful, purposeful, and passionate life.

ALEXA DELISLE , PHD

Licensed Clinical Psychologist - Virtual & In-Person Appointments

Dr. Alexa DeLisle is a licensed psychologist specializing in youth and family mental health. Dr. DeLisle has worked with both children and adolescents who have experienced a variety of concerns, such as trauma, low mood, anxiety, disruptive behaviors, and learning concerns. Dr. DeLisle is also trained in parent education with the goal of helping caregivers and children build strong relationships. 

  • Trauma and traumatic stress
  • Infant mental health
  • Parenting and attachment
  • Youth behavioral concerns including problematic sexual behavior 
  • School and learning concerns
  • Mood and anxiety

Dr. DeLisle graduated with her bachelor’s degree in psychology and political science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She then earned her master’s degree in clinical psychology from Appalachian State University and her doctoral degree from the University of North Texas. Dr. DeLisle completed her APA-accredited internship and postdoctoral fellowship at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine. Dr. DeLisle is trained in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Circle of Security Parenting (COSP), Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), Problematic Sexual Behavior Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (PSB-CBT), and Child Parent Psychotherapy (CPP). 

Alexa enjoys being active and spending time outside. She also has two small dogs that occupy a lot of her time.

JENNA GODFREY, PHD

Licensed Clinical Psychologist - VIRTUAL APPOINTMENTS ONLY

Dr. Jenna Godfrey works with adults (ages 18 and up). She utilizes a supportive style, focusing on your strengths, and incorporates an eclectic method with emphasis on Cognitive Behavioral techniques and recovery principles.

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Trauma/ Post-traumatic Stress (PTSD)
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Substance abuse
  • Adjustment to life transitions
  • Coping with health issues in self or loved ones
  • Supporting family members of those with severe mental issues
  • Stress management
  • Anger management 

Dr. Godfrey received her Masters and Doctorate from Indiana University- Purdue University Indianapolis. 

Jenna lives in Cary with her husband, two young sons, rescue German Shepherd, and cat. In her free time she enjoys hiking and spending time in nature.

JOEL DILLON, PSYD

Licensed Clinical Psychologist - VIRTUAL & IN-PERSON APPOINTMENTS

Dr. Joel Dillon is a licensed psychologist with extensive experience working with children, teens, and adults with ADHD, substance abuse, and anger management difficulties. Dr. Dillon draws from evidence-based treatments including Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) to help clients eliminate destructive behaviors and manage their mood. 

  • Counseling for Children
  • Teens & Adults with Disruptive Behaviors
  • Anger Management
  • Substance Abuse
  • ADHD and LD Evaluations
  • Family Therapy/Parent Training

Dr. Dillon received his Masters from Appalachian State University, and his Doctorate from the Virginia Consortium Program in Clinical Psychology. In his pre-doctoral training with Northwest Georgia Regional Hospital, he concentrated in the treatment and assessment of forensic issues, academic difficulties, and behavioral disruptions related to ADD/ADHD. He received his post-doctoral training through the NC Department of Juvenile Justice where he focused on conduct disordered behaviors, substance abuse and anger related difficulties. He has presented research on forensic assessments at state, regional, and national conferences. In addition, he has instructed local law enforcement agencies and state government departments on various mental health related topics. 

Joel enjoys rock-climbing in his free time. He is also has the “green thumb” of the group and maintains a bountiful garden each summer. 

ISHA WILLIAMS, PHD, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

VIRTUAL APPOINTMENTS ONLY

Dr. Isha D. Williams is a licensed marriage and family therapist who has dedicated her professional career to teaching and training the next generation of marriage and family therapists to become successful clinicians. She uses her knowledge of systems and relationship dynamics to help clients develop more genuine connections with others to facilitate trusting, honest and effective communication. She uses a narrative approach to help couples, families and individuals understand how their lived experiences, both past and current, have shaped how they engage with loved ones. She walks alongside her clients as they manage difficult experiences, aiding their transition into a better understanding of themselves and a greater appreciation of what makes them unique.

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Co-dependence
  • Adoption issues
  • Coping with health issues/medical issues
  • Gender identity/sexual identify/sex therapy
  • Couples therapy
  • Other: multicultural couples issues; anything dealing with multicultural stress or multicultural adjustment; adult child and parent issues; life cycle transitions

Dr. Williams received her Bachelor’s Degree from UNC Chapel Hill, Master’s Degree from East Carolina University and Doctoral Degree from Virginia Tech. Dr. Williams’ training as a biologist gave her an appreciation of how systems work and that contributed to her interest and further training during both her Master’s and Doctoral work in medical family therapy. Working from the medical family therapy model, she explores and attends to the aspects of medical issues on couple and family dynamics. 

Isha has a Master’s Degree in Biology, which often leads to interesting conversations. She enjoys reading and traveling in her spare time. Her guilty pleasure is binge watching new series releases.

SUSAN ORENSTEIN, PHD

Founder & Director - NOT TAKING NEW CLIENTS

Licensed Psychologist

Dr. Susan Orenstein is a licensed psychologist and the founder and director of Orenstein Solutions. Susan has committed her professional career to helping individuals and couples improve their relationships. She helps her clients learn to communicate more effectively and build intimacy inside and outside of the bedroom.

  • Couples Counseling
  • Sex Therapy
  • Affair Recovery
  • Coping with Divorce
  • Blended Families
  • Same Sex Couples
  • Dating and Relationship Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Trauma History

Dr. Orenstein received her Bachelor’s Degree from Brown University, Master’s Degree from Georgia State University, and Doctoral Degree in Counseling Psychology from Temple University. She has pursued advanced training in trauma-informed therapy, family mediation, family therapy, and couples counseling, with training in Gottman’s Scientifically-Based Marital Therapy and Stan Tatkin’s PACT Model (Psychobiological Approach to Couples Therapy), Level 1 and Level 2. She is also a certified sex therapist with AASECT (American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists). Dr. Orenstein is an active member of the North Carolina Psychological Association and serves on the Diversity Committee. 

Susan and her husband, Rafy, met their freshman year at Brown University over a shared interest in piano. Thirty years later, they enjoy attending an annual piano workshop where they learn and perform “four-hand” repertoires. 

OFFICE SUPPORT TEAM

JENNIFER BARNES

Client Relations & Scheduling
Jennifer provides reception and scheduling services, as well as administrative support specifically for our veteran clients.

ANDREA CLUSIAU

Client Relations & Scheduling
Andrea provides reception and scheduling services, as well as administrative support specifically for our private practice clients.

Sarah Maxey

Billing & Marketing Specialist
Sarah began working with us shortly after graduating in 2010 from UNC-Chapel Hill with a Psychology Major. She adds an artistic, creative touch to everything she does.