Our Team

Mays Family Therapy is a small private practice, comprised of a group of providers who offer therapy, counseling, and support that is client-focused and family-centered. We have clinicians who are licensed in Pennsylvania, Maryland, and the District of Columbia.

Dr. Janeen Cross


Dr. Cross is the founder and owner of Mays Family Therapy, supervising a group of licensed clinicians. Dr. Cross’ experience includes inpatient medical social work services and outpatient therapy and behavioral health services. Dr. Cross has over 20 years of experience completing clinical assessments, counseling, and intervention services with clients. Dr. Cross is a Mental Health First Aid certified instructor for adults. She also teaches graduate level social work courses and facilitates workshops and professional presentations for numerous professional organizations. 

Professional Credentials

Licenses & Certifications

Education background

  • DSW – Doctorate of Clinical Social Work
    • University of Pennsylvania, 2015
  • MBA – Master of Business Administration
    • Rosemont College, 2010
  • MSW – Master of Social Work
    • Temple University School of Social Work, 1999
  • BSW – Bachelor of Social Work
    • Temple University, 1998

Associate Therapists

Rose Armand-min

Rose-Farrah Armand


A Master’s of Social Work graduate of Howard University with a deep passion for young adults accessing and utilizing mental wellness resources. Rose works to create a safe, welcoming, and collaborative space for all who embark on the therapy journey. Rose is exploring specialities in the areas of Trauma, Grief & Loss, and Couples Counseling. Rose is licensed at the master’s level in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania.
Nia Gibbs-Francis

Nia Gibbs-Francis


Nia is licensed at the master’s level in Maryland with experience working with a variety of populations including children with behavioral concerns, survivors of domestic violence, adolescents, military children, and youth respondents in the juvenile justice system. Nia has also worked with the COVID-19 pandemic emergency response. She customizes evidence-based, clinical interventions with clients to achieve mutually agreed upon goals. She has a true passion for helping others elevate to the best version of themselves and works diligently to cultivate a safe space and welcoming environment.
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Rachel Grant


Rachel is a dedicated clinician with an international perspective after living in three different countries throughout her life. Rachel has a great ability in developing a strong bond that includes her clients and the goals they aspire to reach through therapy. She has a Masters of Social Work from Howard University and comes from a strength-based perspective. She stresses the importance of mental health and the place it should all have in our everyday life. At this time Rachel is expanding her expertise in the field of clients experiencing depression, anxiety and burn-out. Rachel is licensed at the master’s level in the District of Columbia and Maryland.


Dominique Knott


Dominique received a Master of Social Work degree from Howard University. Dominique is a dedicated clinician trained in TF-CBT and focuses on working with young adults, groups, and couples. She is passionate about assisting others in becoming the best version of themselves. Dominique’s guiding philosophy is to put the “WE” back into “WEllness” It takes a village to support one another, and she would like to be a part of your village. Dominique is licensed at the master’s level in the state of Maryland.



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