Welcome to Franco Psychological Associates


We understand that the decision to seek professional help is often a difficult one that is only entered into with careful consideration. At Franco Psychological Associates every effort is made to provide the highest quality psychological care in a safe, caring environment. 

Many of our clients are referred to us by their physicians, clergy, or their insurance companies. Others learn about our services from a satisfied friend or family member. Regardless of how you have come to us, the goal at Franco Psychological Associates is to provide you with personal and effective consultation for the life problems that have led you to seek our help.

Caring Professionals Who Believe Your Welfare Comes First

We recognize that the issues facing you require prompt attention. Therefore, we make every effort to offer you an appointment with minimal delay. First, we learn about you: your situation and the reason why you contacted us. Our services are personalized to help you better understand and find solutions to your problems. All of our care is provided in a comfortable and confidential setting.

Please visit Opportunities to learn about professional employment opportunities at our practice.

Mental Health Focus

Tips, links and articles that can benefit your mental health and wellbeing!

We are pleased to welcome Carol C. Mills, PsyD to Franco Psychological Associates. Dr. Mills commitment to providing  excellent, ethical, and sustainable treatment dovetails with FPA’s mission; and as a result, we anticipate her work with adults, couples and seniors to be a positive addition to our practice. To read more, visit her her page on our website.


FPA therapist Jessie Harpel-Fickes, LPC recently completed the certification process for  Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT).  She is now a Certified PCIT Therapist and Level 1 Trainer. PCIT is an evidence-based treatment for children age 2.5 to 7 with emotional and behavioral disturbances. It focuses on improving the quality of the parent-child relationship and establishes a clear and consistent behavior management system. For more information refer to the Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) page.


The Year of Conquering Negative Thinking 
Constant negativity can get in the way of happiness, but with practice, you can learn to disrupt and tame negative cycles (read more here).


Featured Article: Take a Vacation! Use the Power of your Mind to Reduce Stress and Build Family Togetherness

We have a number of useful articles on a variety of topics written by current and past therapists at our office and located on this website under “FPA Resources.”  Review the titles and information for yourself and/or share it with a family member or friend.    



Positions for licensed professionals to provide: 
•  outpatient counseling and psychotherapy for children, adolescents, and young adults; 
•  family and marital counseling  for adults and families; and
•  drug and alcohol counseling to adolescents and adults.

Click here for more information: Opportunities