Building a trusting relationship with your therapist is the best predictor of improved health and healing. Maggie offers an open, compassionate, yet practical approach to therapy that addresses current issues and dilemmas. Her experience as a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP) and professional grief counselor (ACHP-SW) informs therapeutic approaches that address longer term and more in-depth issues.. Learn more...

Donna is a counseling intern at Linganore Counseling and Wellness. Throughout her life she has worked with many different types of people helping them be the best that they can. Donna has a passion for helping people find wholeness and healing from abuse, grief, depression and a variety of other problems.  Her understanding displays empathy and compassion which enables people to feel comfortable and supported in their journey for health and whol....Learn more...

Heather Smith, Counseling Intern
301-865-2226 x 333


​​​Laura Przybylek, Counseling Intern
301-865-2226 x 330


Caroline Atwill, Counseling Intern
301-865-2226 x 334

Linda Beckman, LCPC 
301-865-2226 x 312

​​David is a Licensed Masters Social Worker providing therapy for individuals, adolescents, couples, and families.  David brings many years of experience working with adults and children in various community settings.  He feels that working with and supporting families is a dynamic part of building strong communities. David practices a strength-based approach that utilizes Solution Focused an...Learn more...
Linda Prescott

​Office Director

301-865-2226 x 302

Mary is a seasoned clinician who works with couples, individuals, families. She has been the owner of Linganore Counseling and Wellness, LLC since its inception in 2006 and

has practiced in New Market since 2002.  Mary has over twenty-five years’ experience

in the mental health profession.  Mary has a strong background in, and is a proponent

of solution focused and strategic therapy, but utilizes a variety of approa... Learn more... 

Kristine has a strong background working with children (ages 4 and up), adolescents
and their families as well as adults and couples.
She specializes in anxiety disorders, including Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, separation anxiety, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder,

social anxiety, phobias, and panic attacks as well as difficulties that may contribute
to anxiety, such as ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder, depression, eating disorders,
self-esteem, postpartum anxiety, postpartum depression, and PANDAS. ​ Learn more...
Laura Rippeon, LCSW-C
301-865-2226 x 305

Eve Taglang, LCSW-C
301-865-2226 x308

Judy Jacques, LCSW-C
301-865-2226 x 309

Kristine Boehmer, LCPC
301-865-2226 x 301

Judith welcomes clients of all ages for individual, family, and couples’ therapy.
Judith believes that people come to therapy from a place of strength and courage
in asking for help to improve their mood and life functioning.  Judith provides a
warm, safe atmosphere with a sense of humor and a personal understanding of
many issues brought to sessions. Learn more...
Mary Holzinger, LCSW-C, CEAP
Linganore Counseling and Wellness, LLC - Owner
301-865-2226 ext 300

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Counseling and Mental Health

Holly Lawrence, Counseling Intern
301-865-2226 x 336

Laura Fantacci, LCPC
301-865-2226 x 303

​Heather is working as a counseling intern at Linganore Counseling and
Wellness. Heather has many years of experience working with children
and adults. Most recently, Heather has helped coach adults recovering from
serious psychiatric diagnoses in a residential setting. Previously, Heather
has worked ...Learn more... 
Office Personnel

Holly is an intern at Linganore Counseling and Wellness. Holly has studied a wide variety of therapy approaches and takes an eclectic counseling style in order to create environment suitable for each client. Holly provides a welcoming and non-judgmental space to help clients feel comfortable and empowered during their counseling experience. In 2017, Holly graduated....Learn more...

Counseling Interns

Linda Beckman is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with over 30 years
of experience with adolescent and adult clients with various mental health and
substance abuse issues. Since 2015, she has worked extensively with client’s
with grief and loss issues to include counseling adults and children who have
been diagnosed with a terminal illness. Linda’s expertise includes: grief, loss, substance abuse issues, dual diagnosis, as... Learn more...

Kory strives to provide a kind, caring, and warm atmosphere where his clients can

feel comfortable being themselves. His goal is to provide an optimum environment

for personal growth, where clients feel heard, understood, and accepted.Kory

specializes in working with adolescents and adults in groups, as couples, or

individually.Learn more...

Kory Banks, Ph.D. ,LCPC 
301-865-2226 x 310

Donna Doyle, Counseling Intern
301-865-2226 x 335

Caroline is an intern for Linganore Counseling and Wellness. She aims to provide a warm and collaborative environment that promotes healing as well as personal growth. Her areas of interest include anxiety, depression, self-esteem, coping skills, relationship issues, individuals who have experienced trauma, and grief. She is happy to work with clients of all ages. ...Learn more...

Laura is working as an intern at Linganore Counseling and Wellness. Laura
specializes in areas of ADHD, anxiety, body-image, depression, and eating
disorders. Laura works from a strengths-based perspective and helps her
clients recognize and apply their strengths. By providing a warm, caring, and
non-judgmental environment, Laura helps her clients to become ...Learn more ...
An eclectic, integrative therapist, Donna believes the journey surrounding mental health is uniquely individual and personal. She brings empathy, trust, understanding and humor to each experience. Donna works with children, adolescents and adults. Areas of experience include grief, trauma, depression, anxiety, system conflict, and mood disorders.​ Learn more...
Margaret (Maggie) Terry, LCSW-C
301-865-2226 x 315

​​​Laura is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor who works with children, adolescents, adults and families by providing a compassionate and non-judgmental space to explore life’s challenges.  To support change, Laura uses an eclectic therapeutic style to ensure that her approach is consistent with the goals and preferences of each individual client. She believes a strong ther... Learn more... 
David Dodson, LMSW
301-865-2226 x 332

Donna Clarke, LCPC ,NCC
301-865-2226 x 314

Sherri Robbins, Counseling Intern
301-865-2226 x 331

Sherri is a counseling intern at Linganore Counseling and Wellness. She is passionate about helping people overcome obstacles that cause them to feel stuck. Sherri has been mentoring and counseling adolescents and adults since 2001, in her role as a pastor. She is trained in EMDR therapy and ...Learn more...

Linda Diamond-Brudner

​Office Assistant

301-865-2226 x 302

Laura provides individual, family, and group therapy for children, adolescents, and 
​adults. Laura specializes in areas of depression, anxiety, trauma, intimate partner violence, sexual assault, self-esteem, stress management, divorce/separation, family stress, parenting support, and relationship issues. Learn more...