Wooten & Associates, PLC

 Buffy T. Wooten, Ph.D.

Gina Lang, Ph.D

Pam Barnes-Palty, Psy.D.

Toni Ford, LAC

Amanda Malak, Psy.D.


We believe emotional healing is absolutely possible, dialectics are central, and collaboration is necessary, beneficial, and fruitful.


Toni Ford, LAC

Toni Ford is a Licensed Associate Counselor at Wooten and Associates. Toni earned her undergraduate degree in Human Services from Wayland Baptist University and a Master’s degree in Professional Counseling from Ottawa University.  

Toni is passionate about helping clients develop a strong sense of who they are by exploring their physical, emotional, and spiritual strengths. She encourages these qualities in the demonstration of building healthy relationships with others especially in marriage and parenting.

Toni retired from the United States Air Force after serving our country for twenty-one years. Toni has worked in a variety of therapeutic settings including the Phoenix Veteran Center and Southwest Behavioral Network where Toni acquired experience with veterans, persons with serious mental illness and those overcoming symptoms of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. She is currently developing expertise in the area of Dialectal Behavioral Therapy for work in individual and group therapy.


Address: 810 North 6th Avenue

Phoenix, Arizona 85003

Phone: 602-462-1115

Fax: 602-462-1119


Mon - Fri: 7:30am - 4:30pm
​​Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Contact Us: (602)462-1115