Meet our Counselors


Allison Dr. Allison From
(502) 873-4458

Allison received her PsyD at Spalding University and has worked in the Community Mental Health system as well as university counseling centers since 2001. In addition to running the Spalding Counseling Center, she also teaches.  Her favorite class to teach is Human Sexuality because she believes that relationships are what drive us to be who we are.When not at work she spends time with her amazing boys (two sons and husband) and her dog.

 NATE1  Nathaniel Schapiro

Nathaniel Schapiro earned his B.A. in Psychology from Florida Atlantic University, an M.A. in Psychology in Education from Teachers College, Columbia University, and an M.A. in Clinical Psychology from Spalding University.  He is currently completing his fourth year in the School of Professional Psychology at Spalding University.  Nathaniel has had prior practicum experiences at Central State Hospital, the Substance Abuse Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Program at the Robley Rex VA Medical Center, and the Archdiocese of Louisville.  He is originally from South Florida and is a big Miami sports fan. 

 Jayden1 Jayden Thai 

Jayden is a second year doctoral student in the Counseling Psychology program at the University of Louisville.  He also earned his M.Ed in Counseling Psychology from UofL.  His primary area of interest focuses on the LGBTQ community, particularly the trans community. He has had prior clinical training at Communicare Inc. in Elizabethtown and Radcliff, KY, as well as assessment training at a private practice. 

 Zack1 Zack Thieneman, M.A.

Zack is a doctoral candidate and fourth-year practicum student on the Child, Adolescent, and Family (CAF) track of the Psy.D. program.  He has had numerous work and practicum placements across Indiana and Kentucky bringing a variety of clinical experiences to round out his training. Zack has worked or been placed at Home of the Innocents, Central State Hospital, Bellewood (now Uspiritus), Families for Effective Autism Treatment (FEAT), Personal Counseling Service, Inc., Groupworks, and Homeplace.  Zack is currently conducting research with DeDe Wohlfarth about online education.  When not working (ha!), Zack likes to exercise and do nerdy things like play video games and read comic books. 

Srishyama1 Srishyama Vempaty

Srishyama is currently in the Doctoral Clinical Psychology Program at Spalding University. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, and Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from India. Her practicum experiences include prior work with adults at Home of the Innocents; and continued work with children and teenagers at Uspiritus (formerly Brooklawn Child and Family Services). 




Amy Wetter

My name is Amy Wetter and I am currently in my fourth year in the Spalding doctoral Psychology Program. My professional interests include understanding and moving past childhood trauma, stress reduction through mindfulness, and increasing coping and communication skills. Outside of school, I enjoy hanging out with my animals, rock climbing and just generally being outside (unless it’s cold out!). I am at the counseling center Mondays and Wednesdays.


Jane WestmorelandJane earned her B.A. in Psychology from The Ohio State University, and her M.A. in Clinical Psychology from Spalding University. She is currently a doctoral candidate in her fifth year in the Spalding School of Professional Psychology. Her therapeutic approach integrates psychodynamic, interpersonal and cognitive-behavioral theories. Her professional interests include relationship issues, trauma, adjustment issues and personality disorders. Jane is a self-proclaimed cat lady and enjoys spending time with her cat Scarlet. In her free time she enjoys watching reality TV shows and college sports (Go Buckeyes!!).