About Us

Mike Borash is a Virginia state licensed and national board certified professional counselor. He was licensed by the Virginia state board in 1980 and was nationally certified in 1983. He is also a Virginia certified substance abuse counselor and has over 40 years of experience working with ASAP referred DUI clients.

Mike did his graduate internship in the field of substance abuse at the Washington Hospital Center counseling center in 1978 under the tutelage of N. Burton Grace, PhD and Paul Travis, MD. Mike has also studied extensively with Harville Hendrix, PhD at Imago Relationships International. He is a certified in Imago relationships therapist, advanced clinician, workshop presenter, and senior faculty member (retired) of the Imago International Institute.

Mike practices in Imago relationship therapy, offers couples weekend workshops, and has trained therapists in this approach worldwide.

Mike Borash, LPC, with Harville Hendrix, Ph.D.

Aidil Diaz-Garcia is a Virginia licensed professional counselor. She has been providing mental health and substance abuse counseling in Virginia since 1990. Her approach is one of empowering individuals to direct their lives in mindful ways to achieve their personal goals. She strongly believes that people need to enjoy their path in the world. Aidil is a very experienced and mature professional counselor with amazing sensitivity to individual needs. She is also bilingual and counsels many Hispanic clients.

Jennifer May is the financial coordinator for Michael H Barash CPC, PC. Jennifer schedules client appointments, provides insurance verifications, files after studying medical billing and coding. Jennifer began working as medical Biller and front office associate. She says, “I feel a great appreciation for the work that we do. I enjoy helping clients with their recovery.”

Violet Gomez is the patient care coordinator for Michael H Barash, CPC PC. She is also the initial point of contact for scheduling ASAP referrals. Violet is the first person the client sees when arriving at our office. Violet manages the front desk while she checks in clients, schedules appointments, processes payments, and provides information and referrals. Violet is key to program support. Violet earned her degree in medical assisting and began her career as an intern in our office. She has been with us over the past five years.