Thrive Services - T.E.C.S.

Meet your clinical team

Serving Southern Illinois in Vandalia, Salem, and Mt. Vernon!

Evonne Stephenson, LCPC

Mental Health Clinician, Executive Director

Evonne has worked with individuals, couples, and families for the last 12 years. She specializes in complex trauma, PTSD, addiction/abuse issues, substance use disorders, and borderline personality disorder.

Dr. Audrey Faulstich, APRN

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Dr. Faulstich works with all age ranges. While working with you she will focus on the whole person. Always taking the time to listen and never judging you. She works from a holistic approach when developing a treatment plan.

Dr. Scott Sieberg

MD, Certified Functional Medicine

With 25 years of experience as an MD and certification by the Institute for Functional Medicine; Dr. Sieberg possesses extensive knowledge in the treatment of many chronic diseases. 

Dr. Jeffrey Brower

MD, TMS Physician

Dr. Jeffrey Brower is an occupational medicine specialist and certified TMS Physician. He received his medical degree from University of Illinois College of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 20 years

Stacey Dinkelman, LCPC

Mental Health Clinician

Stacey works with adolescents and adults on various issues such as anxiety, depression, ADHD, addiction/abuse issues, substance use disorders and more. Stacey also enjoys working with parents who have children under the age of ten.

Twana Curry, LCSW

Mental Health Clinician

Twana has over 20 years of experience working with a multitude of issues from chronic pain, illness, obesity, depression, anxiety, stress, PTSD, trauma, childhood behavioral problems. She also has extensive experience working with military families and veterans.

Sherrie Smalls

Mental Health Technician

Sherrie assists with our clinicians and practitioners. This includes with biofeedback as well as our stress management treatments. Patients of all ages are able to utilize these innovative treatment options.

Kelly Sieberg

Certified Functional Nutritionies,

Certified Personal Trainer

Kelly will work with you in developing your personalized treatment protocols including asstress management, nutrition and exercise that is customized to your needs. She believes that lifestyle changes play a major role in the recovery of one’s health. 

Emilly Petterson​

Equine Specialist

Emily has always had a passion for horses and helping people.  She has been riding her entire life, since was able to walk.  She has experience in both English and Western Saddle.  She provides equine lessons and works hand in hand with our mental health professionals to provide equine based mental health counseling.  

Vanessa Watterson

Office Assistant

Vanessa has a passion for helping people.  She is working on her Bachelors in Psychology and plans to complete her Masters in Counseling.  In the mean time she works as an office assistant and is more then happy to help you and answer any questions that you may have.  She wants you to have the best treatment experience possible.

Teneko James

Certified TMS Mental Health Clinician

Teneko has a passion for helping others.  She previously worked with sex trafficking victims.  She has completed her Master's in Divinity and is working on completing her Master's in Counseling.  She is certified as a TMS clinician and will work with you to decrease or depressive symptoms.


Cindy Broth

Equine Specialist

Cindy has been working with horses for over 30 years.  She is experiences in English and Western Saddle, trail riding, polo, and team penning.  For the last few years she has worked with rescue and rehabilitation retraining with U of I.  She provides equine lessons and works hand in hand with our mental health professionals to provide equine based mental health counseling.   


Rebecca Davis

Mental Health Clinician

Becky has over 20 years experience as a child therapist within the school system.  She utilizes play therapy.  She is there to help you and your family deal with difficult situation. 



We are only one call away!

(618) 283-2222

For after hours care and crisis work we partner with an after hours answering service Answer Direct. To contact your provider when the clinic is not open for urgent or emergent situations that cannot wait until the next business day; call your clinic after hours and follow the prompts to reach our after-hours service.

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