About Us


Sara Allen – Licensed Professional Counselor

Sara Allen, LPC is a Licensed Professional Counselor, licensed by the state of Missouri and Illinois. She earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Missouri State University and a Master’s Degree in Counseling from the University of Missouri – St. Louis.  Sara is an EMDR trained therapist.  She is also an approved supervisor through the state of Missouri.  

Sara started her career as a youth specialist and group leader for the Division of Youth Services. She then went on to work as a case manager for children in foster care through Boys and Girls Town of Missouri. Sara worked as a residential therapist for several years and also served as a counselor for juveniles in the St. Louis County detention center.

Sara enjoys helping others and places great importance on building a safe and trusting therapeutic relationship.


Dana L. Baker – Licensed Professional Counselor

Dana L. Baker, LPC is a Licensed Professional Counselor, licensed by the state of Missouri and a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, licensed by the state of Illinois. Dana is on the Sex Offender Management Board in the state of Illinois. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and has a Master’s Degree in Counseling, both from Webster University.

Dana has worked with adults with severe mental illness and has done family therapy with clients in both residential and outpatient settings. She has worked with both juvenile and adult sex offenders providing offender specific treatment. Dana has worked with male adolescents with severe behavioral issues in a residential setting since 2006. She has worked in an outpatient family counseling center providing individual and family therapy.

Dana believes that through a strong alliance with clients they can learn that changing thought patterns will elicit changes in feelings and behaviors. Processing past traumas and experiences are key in helping clients gain an understanding of their faulty or negative thoughts, to help them achieve their goals.


Alexandria Boyer -Licensed Professional Counselor

Alexandria Boyer, LPC is a Licensed Professional Counselor, licensed by the state of Missouri. She earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Southern Illinois University and has a Master’s Degree in Counseling from Webster University. She is currently in the dissertation stage of her doctorate in Marriage and Family Therapy from Saint Louis University.  She is also an approved supervisor through the state of Missouri.

Alex has worked as a therapist in a variety of settings, including; Creve Coeur Counseling Associates, Harris House, The Center for Counseling and Family Therapy, St. Louis County Family Courts and a long term residential treatment program.  She is also an EMDR trained therapist.

Alex places great emphasis on truly understanding each individual’s experience in order to form meaningful relationships in therapy.

Trauma Training

The St. Louis and St. Charles therapists at Foundations for Change, LLC have completed a Certificate Program in Traumatic Stress Studies through The Trauma Center at JRI


                            To learn more about our services as leading St. Louis and St. Charles therapists for children, adolescence and adults, contact us at 314-577-0444


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