Clinical Director


Restore Behavioral Health’s Clinical Director is Dr. Melinda Down, a Licensed Clinical Psychologist and Board Certified Neurofeedback provider with over 20 years of experience in working with children, adolescents, adults, and the elderly. Dr. Down received her Bachelor’s of Science degree in Psychology from Duke University, graduating with the honors of Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa in 1987. Dr. Down earned her Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Clinical Psychology from The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas in 1993. Dr. Down is a recognized member of the American Psychological Association Practice Organization (APAPO), Texas Psychological Association, Practice Leadership Circle, National Association of Professional Women and is listed in the National Register of Health Service Providers.  Additionally, she is credentialed as a Fellow with the American Institute of Stress. She has conducted extensive research in the area of Depression and the neurophysiological basis of cognitive behavioral and emotional difficulties. Dr. Down has directed Clinical Programs across the state of Texas for the last twenty years.
Dr. Down specializes in a neuropsychological and neurophysiological approach to treating cognitive behavioral and emotional difficulties. Dr. Down’s experience includes particular specialization in working with childhood disorders including ADHD, Depression, Anxiety, Trauma, Autistic Spectrum Disorders, Asperger’s Disorder, Pervasive Developmental Disorders and Learning Disabilities. She offers a cognitive-behavioral approach to psychotherapy and provides comprehensive Psychological, Neurodevelopmental and Neuropsychological Testing. Dr. Down provides assessments for ADHD, Learning Disabilities, Weight-Loss Surgery Evaluations, Pre-Surgical Pain Evaluations, Neurodegenerative Disorders (Multiple Sclerosis, Alzheimer’s Disease; and Parkinson’s Disease), Traumatic Brain Injury, Stroke, Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, and Substance Abuse Disorders. Dr. Down also provides individual, marital, and family psychotherapy based on systematic theoretical approaches and works in a solution-focused manner to restore balance and well-being to each individual in the most expedient manner possible.
 As a Board Certified Neurofeedback provider, Dr. Down also offers specialization in the area of Behavioral Medicine, addressing the behavioral and neurophysiological components associated with chronic medical conditions. Incorporating the latest advances in the field of neuroscience, Dr. Down believes health and well-being are reliant upon efficient brain function. Patients dealing with Cancer, Chronic Pain, Diabetes, Asthma, Migraines, and Coronary Heart Disease can benefit from her experience in addressing the stress of coping with illness and the factors impacting adaptive Disease Management. Likewise Dr. Down offers psychotherapy to assist with the self-esteem, identity, and socioemotional issues associated with Weight-Loss surgeries as well as recovery from injury, stroke, or heart attack. Dr. Down provides state-of-the-art QEEG Neurophysiological Assessments (Brain Maps) and Neurofeedback Brain Training to help identify and normalize dysregulated areas of brain functioning that contribute to neurocognitive and emotional disorders. Additional brain-based interventions are offered to improve auditory and visual processing, mood regulation, attentional functioning, inhibitory control, temporal processing, the functioning of the vestibular system, and sensorimotor integration. This unique approach on utilizing brain-based interventions to optimize neuronal functioning helps patients to attain more comprehensive and lasting symptom reduction and functional improvements. Dr. Down also works with many executives, athletes, musicians, and military personnel seeking to enhance their peak performance though coaching, stress management, and neurotherapy.  


Licensed Psychological Associate


Theresa Henkel Orsinger is a Licensed Psychological Associate with 20 years of experience in private practice and other clinical settings. She received her Master’s degree from Texas A&M University-CC and a BBA from Baylor University and is Certified by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability. Areas of specialty include conducting psychological evaluations for the Determination of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, the Texas Rehabilitation Commission, and Social Security Determination Services for the assessment of levels of disability, intellectual capacity, and current psychological and mental status. Ms. Orsinger offers experience working with children, adolescents and adults and is proficient in Neuropsychological, Psychological and Neurodevelopmental testing. She additionally provides psychotherapeutic interventions for children and adults and brings a warm, professional approach to cognitive-behavioral therapy and family-systems therapy.



Licensed Psychological Associate


Lonnie Carter, a Licensed Psychological Associate and a Licensed Specialist in School Psychology, who is Nationally Certified by the Northamerican Association of Masters in Psychology. She has over 25 years experience in the diagnosis of Learning Disabilities and Emotional Disorders affecting children's academic success, working for many years directly with students in the school system, Mrs. Carter assists in provider Neurodevelopmental, Neuropsychological and Psychological testing batteries to patients of all ages and present with a wide range of symptoms. Mrs. Carter received her Master of Arts Degree in School Psychology from Trinity University in 1982 She also has specialized experience in evaluating early childhood developmental disabilities and Autism Spectrum Disorders. Lonnie works very well with all ages and clinical conditions and is proficient in neuropsychological and psychological testing.



Licensed Psychological Associate  


Joanna Baugh is a Licensed Psychological Associate with experience in psychological, academic, neurodevelopmental, and neuropsychological assessment.  She received a Bachelor's degree in Psychology and Anthropology in 2008 as well as a Master's degree in Health Psychology from Texas State University in 2010.  Since receiving her Master's degree, she has gained experience with administering assessments to a wide variety of diverse individuals of all ages.  She is knowledgeable and experienced with working with children, teenagers, and adults with the following diagnoses, including but not limited to: ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder, depression, anxiety, traumatic brain injury, dementia/ Alzheimer’s disease, learning and developmental disorders, and PTSD.  Joanna enjoys building a therapeutic relationship with each unique person in order to provide the most accurate diagnostic and assessment results possible as well as the most beneficial treatment recommendations tailored for their individual needs.



Licensed Professional Counselor


Robin Moeller is a Licensed Professional Counselor licensed in the State of Texas and Louisiana. She has over 26 years of experience counseling children, adolescents, adults, couples and families. For the last 16 years she counseled in the public and private school systems and specializes in working with children and adolescents and both special education students and at-risk students. She has extensive knowledge in the area of learning disabilities, and many years of experience with Individual Educational Plans and 504 Accommodations. Her background also includes counseling in cases of emotional crisis, domestic violence and sexual abuse. She is very familiar with all aspects of mental health counseling with extensive knowledge in family issues, child development, anxiety, childhood anxiety disorders, ADHD, stress, and depression. She is adept at assessment, intervention, and treatment of individuals and families. Robin is a graduate of Baylor University with a B.A. in Psychology in1986 and a M.Ed. in Educational Psychology in 2003. Robin's clinical experience includes outpatient settings, disaster response teams, at-risk adolescent group homes, rape and crisis centers, domestic violence safe houses, family services agencies, educational settings and private practice. While practicing in Louisiana she served on the Pointe Coupee Mental Health Board, and the Capital Area Human Services Board. Robin offers a cognitive-behavioral approach to psychotherapy and works in a solution-focused manner to help children, individuals, and families reach their goals in a timely and efficient manner.



Licensed Professional Counselor


Jim Roberts is a Licensed Professional Counselor who earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas and his Master’s Degree in Behavioral Science from Cameron University in Lawton, Oklahoma. Jim is also an EMDR Certified Counselor. Prior to work in private practice, Jim spent many years employed by various hospitals and residential treatment facilities in a wide range of occupational capacities. These included variety of counseling and supervisory positions ranging from working with incarcerated juveniles to managing an emergency youth shelter. Since then Jim has worked as a Certified Behavior Analyst in Tennessee and counseled in a variety of settings in Texas. He provides wide range of therapeutic services that help individuals, couples and families achieve their goals through an authentic, caring and supportive process. Jim’s training, experience and interests allow him to focus on working with troubled youth and families on a wide variety of issues, and helping the victims of trauma with post-traumatic stress disorder through EMDR and cognitive behavioral therapy. Jim also enjoys using his past experience as an active duty member of the Air Force to help veterans and their families.


Aseel Steward, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor


Aseel Steward graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi with an undergraduate degree in Psychology. She also received a Master's degree at William Carey University in Counseling psychology with an emphasis in child/adolescent counseling. In 2012 she received her LPC license and has been servicing adults, youth and families in crisis related to mental illness, behavioral problems, and drug related issues. Aseel is fluent in Arabic and has over 8 years of experience working with kids and teenagers in a residential treatment center for Inpatient and Outpatient treatment. She is also experienced in working with abused, neglected and troubled youth in CPS custody and juvenile probation and working closely with psychiatrists and psychologist to provide additional support. She has experience working with clients with disorders such as; ADHD, Bipolar DO, Major Depression, Anxiety disorder, PTSD, Schizophrenia, Psychotic Disorders, Conduct DO, Self-harming type issues, and other DMS-IV diagnoses. She has worked extensively in a variety of crisis interventions/situations, such as severe aggression, self-harm/suicidal and risky behaviors. Aseel also has experience in providing family therapy to assist with a healthy family dynamic.

Aseel utilizes a variety of therapeutic techniques including, brief solution focus, cognitive behavioral therapy, trauma informed care, and reality therapy and she is also trained in crisis intervention. Aseel has dedicated her career to helping others make positive life style changes and helping others learn to cope with mental illness personally or within the family, past abuse, and many other life challenges.


RBH ADMINISTRATIVE TEAM:  RBH is blessed to have the support of a fantastic Administrative Team that provides excellent customer service to our patients, competently handling issues ranging from benefit verification, appointment scheduling, phone and waiting room reception, interface with insurance companies, clinic care assistance/coordination, referrals, and billing/collections.