Meet our Staff
Dr. Jennifer Crofts (she/her/hers)
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Dr. Crofts is the director and founder of Safe Harbor Counseling and Advocacy LLC. She received her doctorate degree from Wright State University’s School of Professional Psychology and received training as a generalist clinical psychologist. Dr Crofts gained experience in working with clients across different developmental stages. Currently Dr. Crofts specializes in the provision of bilingual (Spanish/English) mental health services to adults from marginalized populations including people with disabilities, LGBT+ community and people of color.
Dr. Crofts is passionate about working with trauma, acculturation difficulties, neurodivergence and challenging systems of oppression.
Dr. Beth Gill (she/her/hers)
Post Doctoral Fellow
Dr. Gill received her PhD from the University of Houston. She has vast experience in helping clients coping through trauma, managing depression, anxiety, mood regulation, and relationship concerns.
Dr. Gill is passionate about providing trauma-informed care and meeting clients where they are at. She has experience working with clients from diverse backgrounds and works to create individualized treatment goals that honor clients’ lived experience
Yael Rivera, MSW (she/her/hers)
Registered Clinical Social Work Intern
Yael holds a Master of Social Work from Florida State University and a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Central Florida. She values social justice, self-compassion, and inclusion. She has a passion for working with the LGBTQ+ community, college students, and survivors of trauma.
Yael uses a person-centered and trauma-informed approach with clients. She is passionate about helping others on their unique healing journey. She believes that through a supportive and empowering alliance clients can better navigate their healing process. She has worked with clients coping with trauma, relationship concerns, anxiety, sexual assault, domestic violence, identity exploration and life transitions.
Leilani Lopez (she/her/hers)
Mental Health Counseling Intern
Leilani is currently pursuing a Master's in Counseling for Mental Health and Wellness from New York University. She has experience working with individuals, teens, children, and families. She works collaboratively with clients who are coping with a broad range of difficulties: anxiety, depression, stress, interpersonal relationship challenges, symptom management, crisis management, behavioral issues, and implementing coping skills.
Leilani offers bilingual (Spanish/English) services and utilizes a collaborative person-centered approach to help clients strengthen their coping skills and meet their individual goals. She believes that trust and effective communication are the cornerstones of successful therapeutic relationships.