M.A., LPC-S and Owner at Restore
Keely Burks is a Licensed Professional Counselor that completed her graduate work at the University of Texas at Tyler in 2010. She is passionate about helping marriages and families heal from wounds, whether traumatic, relational, or emotional in nature. She is a TBRI Practitioner and EMDR Trained, giving her the tools to come alongside foster and adoptive families in a unique way. Her greatest joys professionally come from seeing restoration replace deep hurts in relationships and seeing truth revealed, understood, and believed. Keely believes that every person has a story worth telling, and considers it a great honor to be included in her clients’ journeys toward wholeness. She is married to her wonderful husband, Ben, and they have three busy and beautiful children.
Areas of interest: marriage issues, parenting issues, adoption related family problems, trauma, and family of origin struggles.
Maggi is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate under the supervision of Keely Burks, LPC-S. She first began working with adolescents and families while teaching middle school and coaching various sports. During her five years in the education field, she developed a passion for walking alongside her students and their families. She graduated with her M. A. in Clinical and Mental Health Counseling from the University of Texas at Tyler. She believes all people are created with worth and purpose and she desires to create a safe place for her clients that promotes healing, strength, and hope. Maggi focuses on identifying her client’s strengths and goals and works with children as young as four, adolescents, families, and young adults. She utilizes play, art, music, and other creative modalities in therapy. One of her greatest joys is seeing her client’s grow and recognize their worth.
Maggi’s specialties include: Play Therapy, emotion regulation, anxiety, stress, depression, parenting issues, identity development, relationship issues, and body image
Office Manager and Licensed Massage Therapist
Hannah Alexander is a Licensed Massage Therapist. She fell in love with massage therapy because it is a practice of complete health. Whether you desire a deep, peaceful massage, long-term injury care, trauma care, or prenatal treatments, she is able to meet you where you are! Massage therapy encourages healing of the body and mind as it focuses on overall health, balance, and replenishment. She is passionate about your complete care! In addition to providing massage therapy for Restore clients and the East Texas community, Hannah serves as the office manager, taking appointments and serving our clients' administrative needs. When you come to Restore, you will be glad your path crossed with hers!