Our Therapists


Allyson Emig, LCSW

Allyson Emig is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who specializes in working with children, adolescents, young adults and their families. Allyson

is passionate about providing individualized, holistic care to clients. She has expertise working with eating disorders and self-injurious behavior. Additional specialties include anxiety disorders, depression, ADHD, behavioral issues, pain management, insomnia

and personality disorders. Allyson utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and components of Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) to empower individuals to make positive change through mood, thought process, and

behavioral change, as well as values work and acceptance. Allyson places special emphasis on the therapeutic relationship to provide a safe and empathetic healing environment for her clients.

Allyson graduated from Boston College Graduate School of Social Work and for the past several years has been practicing as a clinician in Chicago, Illinois. Allyson has worked in variety of settings including managing an eating disorder Partial Hospitalization Program and most recently as an outpatient therapist at a behavioral health hospital. Additionally, Allyson has worked in medical settings, first treating clients with chronic pain and then as the behavioral therapist in a medical weight management program.

Schedule an appointment with Allison Emig.


Dr. Bill McDermott

Dr. Bill McDermott has been a practicing Clinical Psychologist for over 30 years in Canada and Michigan before relocating to New Orleans. He contributes his expertise in Psychological Assessments and Psychotherapies to Integrated Behavioral Health.
Contact: Dr.McDermott@ibhnola.com


Erica Meyers, Ph.D.

Erica Meyers is a licensed psychologist who graduated from Columbia University and earned her doctorate at the University of California at Berkeley.  Dr. Meyers uses a mix of traditional and modern therapies to help her clients improve their lives.  She works primarily with adults, many of whom have problems with depression and anxiety, supporting their efforts to understand themselves and to make positive changes to their emotions and their behavior.  Dr. Meyers’ years of work as a custody evaluator have given her a deep understanding of how and why marriages and families succeed and fail.  She specializes in helping people to navigate relationships, marriage and divorce, and also to cope with other difficult life transitions in education, career, and relocation.
Contact: EMeyers@ibhnola.com

Schedule an appointment with Dr. Meyers


Karen Pellerin, Ph.D.

Dr. Karen Pellerin is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist and healthcare training consultant with over 20 years of experience. She earned her masters and doctorate degrees in clinical psychology from Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, FL and completed her clinical internship at Louisiana State University Medical School in New Orleans. Dr. Pellerin is listed on the National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology. Her areas of clinical expertise include cognitive behavioral treatments for anxiety and mood disorders, behavioral management strategies, and evidence-based child and adolescent treatment interventions and parenting strategies.

Schedule an appointment with Dr. Pellerin


Daryl Wells, LPC

Daryl Elizabeth Wells is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a thriving practice at IBH since 2013. She specializing in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy. Ms Wells is a graduate of Louisiana State University with a Bachelors in Psychology and obtained her Masters in Clinical Psychology at the University of Houston. Her practice specializes in adults and children seeking help for Social and Performance Anxiety, Depression, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Stress Management, Relationship Difficulties,Death and Grieving as well as Behavioral/Conduct Disorders for children.
Contact: Dwells@ibhnola.com

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