Meet your Founders

Carli Torr LPC, BCN

Founder and Owner

Carli Torr, Founder and Owner, of NeurOptimize is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and Board Certified Neurofeedback Specialist (BCN). She holds her Masters of Arts in Clinical Counseling from Colorado Christian University and she received her undergraduate degree in Psychology from the University of New Mexico where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. Carli helps to oversee the clinical operations at all NeurOptimize locations along with overseeing the clinical team of neurofeedback specialist. Carli is in charge of treatment planning, protocol creation, and qEEG anaylsis.

Carli believes in the client experience and values customer service, communication, and clear expectations. She wants everyone that walks in the door to know that they are valued, cared for, and being treated to the highest of standards. Carli believes that life, especially the challenging parts of it, are not meant to be done alone and is passionate about creating a caring environment and experience. Life change is possible with support and Neurofeedback!
In her off time, Carli, loves spending time hiking, doing yoga, walking her puppies, being with her family, and enjoying everything the beautiful state of Colorado has to offer!

Rachel Ragsdale LPC, BCN

Founder and Owner

Rachel Ragsdale, Founder and Owner, of NeurOptimize is a licensed professional counselor and board certified neurofeedback specialist. She holds her Masters of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Denver Seminary and her undergraduate degree in Psychology from Baylor University. Rachel oversees clinical operations at all NeurOptimize locations. She also supervises all team specialists and is in charge of qEEG analysis, treatment planning, and protocol creation.

Rachel’s life was changed by her own personal neurofeedback experience over 10 years ago. She credits her brain change to her life change and is so thankful she was able to go through her own neurofeedback so she can give back to others now. Because of her personal walk, Rachel values each and every clients personal journey with neurofeedback and aims to make it exceptional for each personal walking through the door. At NeurOptimize we want clients to find hope, restoration, and transformation!

Rachel loves spending time with her dog and her family. She has a two year old son named Jordan that she adores! She is an avid golfer, adrenaline junky, and she loves everything the outdoors has to offer! She would tell you that NeurOptimize is her other baby and she cares for it as such.

Joe Castellano

Neurofeedback Therapist and Counselor

Joe has a Masters Degree in Somatic Counseling from Naropa University. He received his Bachelors of Science in Sports Science, on the Sports Psychology track, with a Minor in Psychology from the University of Utah. His clinical focus spans from ADHD, anxiety, depression, emotional/affect arousal, sleep, trauma, among others. He is committed to helping clients work with mental health challenges by addressing the physical manifestations in the brain and body. Additionally, he is focused on helping athletes with peak performance and recovery.

Joe is a Board-Certified Neurofeedback Therapist and is currently working on his Board Certification in Heart Rate Variability. Joe did his Internship at Compassion Road Academy in Denver working with a culturally diverse population of at-risk High School Students.

Joe loves spending time with his children and his dog. He is an avid climber and AMGA (American Mountain Guide Association) single pitch instructor, an avid skier with competitive backgrounds in both Alpine and Mogul Skiing, he held a masters skydiving license, was a competitive road and mountain cyclist, and is up for almost any adventure in the mountains.

Angie Noack

Lead Neurofeedback Specialist

Angie Noack is a Licensed Professional Counselor Candidate, certified psychotherapist, and Neurofeedback Specialist. She holds a Master of Arts in Counseling from Colorado Christian University where she graduated with honors. Further, she holds a Bachelor of Arts in Behavioral Science and Music Performance from Mid-America Christian University. Her clinical experience ranges from treatments of addictions, domestic violence, anxiety, and depression, to concussion recovery and performance anxiety.

Angie is in the process of becoming a Board Certified Professional in Neurofeedback. She uses brain mapping and neurofeedback to identify areas in the brain that need strengthening and, ultimately, healing. She believes in a holistic approach to treatment by combining her skills as a trained counselor with her experience in neurofeedback to help change her clients’ lives for the better.

Angie is originally from Washington State where she learned to love everything the great outdoors has to offer! She values fitness and snuggling her puppies whenever she gets the chance.