Your Teen Treatment Team

  • Becca Smith, LPC

    Chief Clinical Officer

  • Latisha McMurray, LMSW

    Clinical Director

  • Dr. Kimberly Dobbins

    Chief Medical Officer

  • Stefanya Bukasa, LPC

    Assistant Clinical Director

  • Kamesha Strong MSW

    Education Counselor

  • Karlos Lyons, LPC-A

    BPA Primary Therapist

  • Kei-Trea Wren

    Program Specialist/Discharge Planner

  • Darius Wren

    Transportation Behavioral Health Technician

  • Bria Harris, LPC-A

    BPA Primary Therapist

  • Haley Hicks, LCSW

    Director Of Admissions

  • Katey Gorsage

    Hospital Account Manager

  • John Bynum

    Lead Transportation Behavioral Health Technician

  • Jacob Villarreal

    Transportation Behavioral Health Technician

  • Emily Gravlin

    Admissions Coordinator

  • Zewditu Jackson, RN

    BPA Nurse

  • Anna Howard, LPC-A

    BPA Primary Therapist

  • Blair Jackman LPC-A

    BPA Primary Therapist

  • Corinne Bruton, LMSW

    Intake Assessor

  • Angie Scalf

    Outreach Liaison

  • Alexyis Roberts, LPC-A

    BPA Primary Therapist

  • Geshe Boyd, RN

    BPA Nurse

Becca Smith, LPC

Chief Clinical Officer

Becca is our Chief Clinical Officer for both BasePoint Academy and BasePoint Psychiatry and Wellness.  Becca is a Licensed Professional Counselor and has worked within the behavioral health field for several years in various leadership roles. Becca’s clinical experience includes inpatient and outpatient behavioral health treatment, crisis intervention and suicide prevention; as well as providing support and resources to the mental health community.

Becca specializes in Dialectical Behavior Therapy techniques and trauma-informed care and is a creative force behind an innovative positive reinforcement treatment model, Balanced Day.

Becca is passionate about reducing the stigma of mental health by working closely with community partners and empowering individuals to find healing and stability.

Becca is not available for individual appointments. If you would like to speak with Becca Smith you can call the number below!

Latisha McMurray, LMSW

Clinical Director

Dr. Kimberly Dobbins

Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Dobbins brings over a decade of experience and is double board certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry as well as Adult Psychiatry. In addition to being a professor at UT Southwestern in Dallas, her experience comes from multiple care settings to include high acuity Psychiatric ER, VA outpatient mental health clinic and a community Child Psychiatry clinic.  Dr. Dobbins will lead the BasePoint Academy’s client treatment as well as seeing patients individually in BasePoint Psychiatry and Wellness.

Dr. Dobbins received her undergraduate degrees from Xavier University of New Orleans and the University of Detroit Mercy. She earned her medical degree from St. Louis University School of Medicine. She completed her Adult Psychiatry residency at UT Southwestern in Dallas, TX and her Child Psychiatry training at the University of Maryland in Baltimore.

In her free time, Dr. Dobbins enjoys spending time with her family, reading novels, traveling and tries to limit her Amazon shopping.

Stefanya Bukasa, LPC

Assistant Clinical Director

Stefanya is our Primary Therapist at BasePoint Academy.  Stefanya received her Bachelor’s from the University of Texas at San Antonio in Psychology and a Minor in Wellness (Go Runners!) and her Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at The University of North Texas at Dallas.  Stefanya came to us after working closely with women and their children who had been profoundly affected by substance use and mental health.  Stefanya’s passion has always been to help others and feels blessed that every day she gets to do what she loves.

Stefanya brings knowledge in many areas and has practiced in the use of various therapy modalities including: REBT, CBT, DBT, Motivational Interviewing, and Mindfulness.  Stefanya believes in a holistic approach to addressing challenges in one’s life and working to change internal and external stimuli in an effort to produce more productive and positive outcomes.

Stefanya’s favorite hobbies are working out, eating, and spending time with loved ones.

Kamesha Strong MSW

Education Counselor

Meet Kamesha Strong our Education Counselor. Kamesha graduated from Jackson State University in 2014 with her Bachelor’s in Social Work and in 2017 from The University of Texas-Arlington with her Master’s in Social Work. Kamesha enjoys spending time with her family and friends and traveling as much as she can. Kamesha comes to BasePoint Academy with a background in working with at-risk youth in after school programming and as a site coordinator providing academic, behavior, and attendance support in Dallas ISD. Kamesha is here to support our teens in meeting their educational goals while they are seeking treatment and serving as a liaison between the families and the school districts to assist in their transition back to their home school base.

Karlos Lyons, LPC-A

BPA Primary Therapist

Kei-Trea Wren

Program Specialist/Discharge Planner

Darius Wren

Transportation Behavioral Health Technician

Bria Harris, LPC-A

BPA Primary Therapist

Haley Hicks, LCSW

Director Of Admissions

Katey Gorsage

Hospital Account Manager

John Bynum

Lead Transportation Behavioral Health Technician

Jacob Villarreal

Transportation Behavioral Health Technician

Emily Gravlin

Admissions Coordinator

Zewditu Jackson, RN

BPA Nurse

Anna Howard, LPC-A

BPA Primary Therapist

Blair Jackman LPC-A

BPA Primary Therapist

Corinne Bruton, LMSW

Intake Assessor

Angie Scalf

Outreach Liaison

Alexyis Roberts, LPC-A

BPA Primary Therapist

Geshe Boyd, RN

BPA Nurse