Stepping Stones Counseling Services

A step in the right direction



 Difficult feelings and life situations can be a gateway for personal growth.  Many individuals struggle with depression and anxiety, trauma, problems in relationships, children and family issues as well as work-related conflicts.  Stepping Stones Counseling Services, LLC started with the mission to assist individuals, couples and families take a step in the right direction. This means that we strive to provide high quality therapeutic services to assist persons in improving their lives. At Stepping Stones we work to help you identify potential areas of growth and walk with you on that journey.


Meet our Therapists

Aliceson McCormick, MSW, LISW-CP

    Aliceson is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 20 years of experience working with diverse populations.   Aliceson especially enjoys working with children, adolescents and families. She also utilizes the Family Systems Model, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy techniques, parenting coaching and communication techniques for couples.  Aliceson is certified in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and trained in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing).   She has experience working with abuse and neglect victims, and sexually reactive youth. Aliceson trained as a Domestic Violence Advocate.

Marika’ Dillard, LISW-CP


Marika’ Dillard is a Licensed Master Social Worker that has experience working for the Department of Social Services and serving in various positions within the educational field. Marika' enjoys working with adolescents, children, and families. Marika uses various therapeutic practices including, cognitive behavior therapy, client-centered therapy, art therapy, and other strengths-based approaches to empower clients and improve individual functioning.

Tracey Reyes, MSW, LISW-CP

   Tracey is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 20 years of experience working with children, adolescents, couples and families. She uses the Family System Model in working with clients to understand how their role in a family system works and how to improve their functioning. Tracey also uses interventions of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, play therapy and Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and is trained in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing). Tracey also enjoys working with separated/divorced on co-parenting issues.  

Anna Sharpe, LMFT

Anna is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with experience working with children, adolescents, and their families in community mental health, school, and therapeutic foster care settings. Anna specializes in working with young children, ages 2-5 years old and their caregivers to support them in managing disruptive behaviors within the home and social settings. She utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) techniques, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TFCBT) techniques, positive parenting techniques, the Family Systems Model, and the Attachment-based Family Therapy-informed approach. Anna also enjoys working with couples to improve communication and to process other relational issues.  

Carole Sarn, MEd, LPC, NCC

     Carole is a Licensed Professional Counselor with over 25 years of experience in education and counseling in both college and private practice settings. She specializes in family systems and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.  Carole enjoys working with adolescents and couples. Her experience includes helping clients with challenging relationship issues, abuse, depression, anxiety, grief and loss.

Markley Hawkins, LISW-CP, LCSW

     Markley has over 20 years of experience working with children, adolescents, families and groups. She uses a biopsychosocial assessment to develop a treatment plan for clients. She specializes in anxiety, depression, abuse, trauma, children with attention disorders and disruptive behaviors. Markley uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing), parenting coaching, expressive and play therapy techniques. She is certified in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.



 •Individual Therapy

 •Couples Therapy

  • Co-parenting for separated/divorced parents

 •Family Therapy

 •Play Therapy with Children

 •Adolescent Therapy

 •Therapists certified in TF-CBT

  • EMDR Trained

 •Coordinating Care with other providers

 •Supervised Visitations for court involved families or those in transition

• Referrals to community resources when appropriate

  • Workshops/Public Speaking



The fees per session range from $95.00-$120.00 for individuals, couples and family. We accept all major insurance providers.


Morning, afternoon, and evening appointments are available for your convenience.  If you need to contact your therapist you will be provided with contact information following your initial appointment.  We will make every effort to be available to you, but in an emergency, you need to contact your local emergency room.





Cash, check, and all major credit cards are accepted for payment of services.




Cancellation Policy:

If you fail to show up for your scheduled appointment, and you have not notified your therapist at least 24 hours in advance, you will be required to pay a $50.00 un-kept fee.


Contact Us


(803) 817-7837

Stepping Stones Counseling, LLC 

1450 Ebenezer rd

Rock Hill SC, 29732


(803) 324-4644