About Us

Compassionate. Experienced. Professional.

The past is a lesson. The present is a gift. The future is motivation.

Alamo Ranch Counseling & Wellness is a group of individually licensed Counselors who work collaboratively to help individuals, couples, and families improve in the quality of their life and reach their goals.

We are a group of compassionate professionals dedicated to providing quality mental health services to our community. We know that providing consistency and transparency in our relationships with our clients fosters growth, connection, and hope.

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Each of our counselors has unique skills, personality, training, 

and expertise to meet our clients’ specific needs. 

Whitni Toson, MA, LPC

Whitni Toson, M.A., LPC-S

Practice Owner  |  Areas of Focus: Teens/Mothers/Adults/Anxiety/Depression

Whitni is a Licensed Professional Counselor with over ten years of experience working in the mental health field. Whitni is a North Carolina native who knew at an early age that she wanted to make a difference in the world. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University in Greensboro, North Carolina.

From there, Whitni pursued her Master’s degree in Counseling from the University of Texas at San Antonio. While in the Master’s program, Whitni gained experience as a Student Counselor working in a women’s shelter, a residential substance abuse treatment facility, and a long-term care facility.

Susan Wondra, MA, LPC

Susan Wondra, M.A., LPC

Areas of Focus: Adults/Teens/ Trauma/Anxiety/Depression

Susan joins Alamo Ranch Counseling and Wellness in the fall of 2020 as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP) specializing in her work with adolescents and adults. Susan completed her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Texas State University and graduated with a 4.0 and her Master’s degree in Counseling from the University of Texas at San Antonio. Susan has been providing clinical therapy for over eight years and has experience as a career counselor…

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Jackie Hodges, M.A., LPC

Areas of Focus: Adults/Teens/ LGBTQ+ /Mood Disorders/Anxiety/ Grief and Loss

Jackie Hodges is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas. She grew up in Corpus Christi and moved to San Antonio, where she proudly calls home. She enjoys nature walks, being by the water, and watching movies with her family.

She has been working in the counseling profession since 2008 and is passionate about helping people find the strength to empower themselves while facing difficult times. She has worked with people experiencing depression, anxiety, grief and loss, and mood disorders, such as bipolar disorder. Jackie has experience working with teens, members of the LGBTQ+ community, pregnancy loss and infertility, and the BIPOC community.

Madeline "Maddy" Johnson

Madeline "Maddy" Johnson, MA, LPC-Associate

Supervised by Dr. Scott Peters Ph.D., NCC, LPC-S

Madeline Johnson is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate in the state of Texas. Madeline is a New Orleans native who has always had a passion for helping others. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Spring Hill College in Mobile, Alabama, where she continued her journey by moving to San Antonio for her Master’s.

She pursued her Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from St. Mary’s College. While in her Master’s program, Madeline gained experience at the Family Life Center Clinic and The Rape Crisis Center. Madeline has advanced training in Trauma Focused-CBT and specializes in her work with adults, families, and couples. Her areas of expertise include trauma, depression, anxiety, self-esteem, familial/spousal relationships, LGBTQ+ community issues, and grief and loss.

Madeline approaches her work in a culturally sensitive, inclusive, trauma-informed, and collaborative manner and works to develop a safe, empathetic, and encouraging space where clients can find healing and seek solutions that will bring about life-lasting change. In her free time, Madeline enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, cooking, and playing with her rescue kitty, Arlo.

Summer Robertson

Summer Robertson

Student Intern-Supervised by Whitni Toson, MA, LPC-S

Summer Robertson is a Clinical Mental Health Counseling graduate student at St. Mary’s University. She completed her bachelor’s degree in psychology at Pennsylvania State University. Summer has experience with many different presenting problems, cultures, and ages. More specifically, she has spent a lot of time working with clients dealing with depression, anxiety, emotion regulation issues, forgiveness, and communication skills. Summer has also worked with many people living with borderline personality disorder and panic disorder.

Regardless of the presenting problem, Summer always believes that the client is the expert of themselves. She strives to help every client live an authentic life. While she primarily utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) in her sessions, Summer continually researches the most effective evidence-based practices for each client.

Summer originates from the Metro Detroit area in Michigan and has resided in San Antonio for three years. She enjoys spending her free time engaged in anything creative (with her most recent indulgence being cross-stitching), playing video games on her PC, and spending time with her two black cats (Maisie and Zim).

James Grisham

James D. Grisham

Supervised by Whitni Toson,MA, LPC-S

James is a Marriage and Family Therapist graduate student at Touro University and completed his BA at Arizona State University.

James is dedicated to helping those who find themselves in situations that seem impossible to overcome. He believes an abundant and joy-filled life is available for those who seek to change unhealthy patterns in their lives and improve their relationships. James has over 25 years of experience in corporate management and is compassionate with those struggling with juggling career and family and managing both stresses.

James’ wide range of experience includes parenting, marriage, trauma, grief, crisis, depression, anxiety, co-dependency, anger management, addiction, men’s issues, sexual disorders and issues, and group therapy.

He has been married for nine years, has one teenage daughter and two parrots, and he wholeheartedly believes in continuing education.

Ashley Wilbanks

Ashley Wilbanks

Student Intern-Supervised by Whitni Toson, MA, LPC-S

Ashley Wilbanks is a Marriage and Family Counseling graduate student at Liberty University. She received her bachelor’s degree at the University of Texas at San Antonio, where she gained her experience with different cultures while facilitating a women’s group. She is a mother of six children. Ashley is very passionate about maternal mental health and wellness, along with helping people find their strength to conquer life struggles.

Ashley loves to travel, which was established by growing up in a military family. She loves to camp and go on new adventures with her friends and family. She is currently facilitating motherhood support groups through Alamo Ranch Counseling and Wellness.

Hollyn Ledman

Hollyn "Holly" Ledman

Student Intern-Supervised by Whitni Toson, MA, LPC-S

Hollyn joins Alamo Ranch Counseling and Wellness as a Liberty University graduate student. Hollyn obtained her bachelor’s degree in special education from Liberty University in 2019 and entered her master’s in clinical mental health counseling program in 2020. She previously worked as a school-based therapist with children ages 5-12. She thoroughly enjoyed working collaboratively with students, teachers, and parents in order to best benefit her students’ well-being both at home and in the classroom. Hollyn is working under the direct supervision of Whitni Toson as a therapist intern; she is eager to broaden her scope of knowledge as she continues her path toward becoming a licensed professional counselor.

Hollyn’s primary clinical interests include holistic therapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and art therapy. She is passionate about helping clients who have endured trauma, burnout, anxiety, depression, and chronic illness through integrative therapy modalities. Hollyn is devoted to promoting growth, resilience, and long-term healing by creating a customized therapeutic experience that caters to each client’s individual needs.

Hollyn enjoys Lagree Pilates, spending quality time with her pets, and going on nature walks in her free time. She is also fond of traveling, immersing herself in new cultures and customs, and experiencing the local cuisine wherever she goes.

Note: All therapists, with the exception of Whitni Toson, are independently contracted to provide services to clients of Alamo Ranch Counseling & Wellness, PLLC. 

Independent therapists are not employees of Alamo Ranch Counseling & Wellness, PLLC.

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