Professional Staff
Lucile Bodenheimer, PSY.D.
-Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Lucile Bodenheimer entered private practice in Anniston in 1983. She is an “almost native” of Anniston, having been raised there from the age of 2. Dr. Bodenheimer attended the public schools of Anniston, graduating from Anniston High School in 1970. She completed a B.A. in Psychology from Newcomb College of Tulane University in New Orleans LA in 1974. She completed an M.A. in Special Education-Learning Disabilities from the University of Alabama in 1977. She completed an M.A. from Saint Mary’s University of San Antonio in San Antonio TX in 1979. She began attending Forest Institute in Huntsville AL in 1990, transferring to the Georgia School of Professional Psychology in Atlanta in 1993. Dr. Bodenheimer completed her PsyD from the Georgia School of Professional Psychology in 1998.

When she opened her private practice in 1983, Dr. Bodenheimer was a Licensed Professional Counselor and a state approved Psychometrist. She eventually became a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in AL after helping campaign for this licensing law. As noted above, she became a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in 1998.


James W. Holiday, M.ED., D.MIN.
-Licensed Professional Counselor
-Certified Counseling Supervisor
-Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
-Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor
-Certified Instructor, Systematic Training for Effective Parenting

Dr. James W. Holiday joined the practice in 1991 after leaving the military where he had been trained as a Family Life Chaplain. Dr. Holiday holds a B.A. degree in from Nazarene College, an M.A. from Asbury Seminary, an M.Ed. in Marriage and Family from the University of Louisville in Louisville KY and a D. Min. from Emory University in Atlanta GA, also in Marriage and Family. Dr. Holiday is currently a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.



Dorothy Wills, RN-BC, MAC, LPC
- Board Certified, Licensed Professional Counselor
- Registered Nurse, Board Certified in Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing

Education: Completed 39 hours theology and 30 hours of counseling and obtained a Master of Arts in Counseling from Covenant Theological Seminary (St. Louis) in 2001, Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from Webster University (St. Louis) 1998, Graduate Nurse Diploma in Nursing from Homer G. Phillips Hospital School of Nursing (St. Louis).

Work History: Bodenheimer Psychological and Counseling Center (Anniston, AL) 9/16/2013 to present, Counseling Associates (Anniston, AL) 11/2010-09/15/2013, Private Practitioners (Anniston) 10/2010-10/2011, Alpha Omega Clinic (St. Louis) 08/2009-04/2010, Meier Clinics St. Louis, MO) 05/201, Barnes -Jewish Hospital (St. Louis, MO), Massachusetts Memorial Hospital (Boston Massachusetts)

Specialty areas: relational, emotional, and spiritual issues