Vanessa H. Roddenberry, Ph.D., HSP-P

Vanessa Handsel Roddenberry, Ph.D. is a clinical psychologist and founder of Breyta Psychological Services. She offers third wave Cognitive Behavioral Psychotherapy such as Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and psychological assessment to individuals and couples. She is skilled in treating a wide range of clinical problems and disorders, such as depression, anxiety, trauma and PTSD, stress and adjustment difficulties, insomnia and sleep problems, chronic pain, anger, substance use disorders, compassion fatigue, burnout, self-esteem, and interpersonal or relationship issues. Dr. Roddenberry is a trauma specialist and excels in treating all forms of trauma and PTSD. She has worked with a many types of trauma survivors such as combat Veterans, survivors of interpersonal violence, survivors of sexual assault, those who have experienced motor vehicle accidents, first responders, survivors of violent crimes, survivors of traumatic births or traumatic medical procedures, and survivors of childhood trauma. Learn More

Anusha N. Zechella, Ph.D., HSP-P

Anusha Zechella, Ph.D. is a clinical psychologist who uses primarily an interpersonal approach to her clinical work. Along with focusing on the therapeutic relationship as a tool to explore challenges and successes in relationships, she also incorporates skills from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Time Limited Dynamic Psychotherapy (TLDP), and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) when working with clients. Using integrated, client-centered, feminist, and evidence-based approaches helps build trust and a mutual understanding of client’s difficulties while working on practical skills and tools to relieve distress. She has been trained to work with a variety of presenting problems, including anxiety, depression, trauma, LGBTQ issues, gender identity concerns, interpersonal violence, sexual assault, and adjustment difficulties. She has experience working with individuals, couples, and families across age groups. Learn More

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Alexandra Broustovetskaia, Ph.D., HSP-P

Alexandra "Sasha" Broustovetskaia, Ph.D. is a counseling psychologist specializing in mindful self-compassion. Colleagues and clients know her as "Sasha" or "Dr. B".  Her approach is integrative and anchored in developing a collaborative, non-judgmental relationship. She uses evidence-based techniques from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and mindfulness based approaches to empower clients with tools for examining patterns and learning new ways of thinking and managing emotions. She encourages clients to tap into their resourcefulness, curiosity and creativity to come up with solutions or implement change in a way that works for them. Her specialty areas are life transitions, professional stress and burnout, grief and loss, relationships, and insomnia. Learn More

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If you have any questions about our clinic or the therapy process, give us a call and we would be happy to answer them for you. Our clinicians offer complimentary fifteen minute phone consultations prior to scheduling your first appointment. If you know the clinician with whom you would like to work, feel free to contact them directly. If you have general inquiries, contact Dr. Roddenberry. Call or email today!

Vanessa Roddenberry, Ph.D.
(919) 245-7791 x1


Anusha Zechella, Ph.D.
(919) 245-7791 x2


Alexandra Broustovetskaia, Ph.D.
(919) 245-7791 x3



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Want to work at the most innovative group practice in North Raleigh? Are you a doctoral-level psychologist who has experience with evidence-based treatments and wants to work in a trauma-informed clinic that emphasizes a client-centered, science-based approach to care?  Visit our career page to learn more or email vroddenberry@breytapsych.com.