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Bernadette Graham

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LPCC
20 years of experience
Intelligent
Authentic
Challenging
Virtual
In-person
2525 West Bancr...
Hello I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor. I have worked in the mental health field for over 20 years. I have been licensed in the state of Ohio for 6 years. I am an active duty Air Force Veteran and served during the Gulf War. I earned my Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from the University of Maryland at College Park and a Master of Arts degree in Professional Counseling from Argosy University Washington, D.C. campus. While I diagnose and treat most mental health disorders I specialize in grief and bereavement and certified as a grief recovery specialist. I also provide individual counseling to adults who are seeking help with life choices, decision making and personal difficulties.

Next available: May 28

Polly Cox

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Polly Cox profile image
LISW
10 years of experience
Authentic
Humorous
Virtual
I am a Clinical Social Worker licensed in North Carolina, Ohio, and Alabama. I graduated from the Joint Master's Program at the University of NC at Greensboro and North Carolina A&T State University. I am biracial/bicultural: White/Native American( Enrolled member of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina). I've been working in mental health in various community roles for 15 years and I also volunteer with my local Native American Organization. I have experience in helping adults with anxiety, depression, family conflict, stress, motivation, and self-esteem. Based on my background, I also have a special focus on individuals who are Indigenous or identifying as bicultural/biracial as well as working with individuals who are dealing with grief, loss, caregiver stress, and bariatric surgery. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. Those who identify as bicultural, Black, Native American, African American, BIPOC, QTBIPOC, LGBTQIA+, ability diverse, and all who have been historically marginalized and minoritized are supported.

Next available: Jun 5

Erin K.

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LISW
13 years of experience
Virtual
Have you ever wished for a safe space where you could find guidance on your journey to overcoming trauma, anxiety, or depression? You deserve a therapist who understands the intricate complexities of your experiences and can provide the support you need. That's where I come in. As a Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW), with over 13 years of experience, I specialize in helping women of all ages manage mental health symptoms and heal. I understand that life can present us with overwhelming hurdles – from the weight of past traumas to the grip of anxiety and depression. But I believe in your resilience and strength. Together, we will navigate the path to healing, helping you find the light even in the darkest moments. If you've experienced trauma or struggle with anxiety, depression, relationship issues, parenting challenges, or fears, I have the expertise to help you find your way to a brighter, more empowered future. Reach out and let's get started.

Next available: May 29

Renee Tong

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Renee Tong profile image
LISW
15 years of experience
Authentic
Solution oriented
Empowering
Virtual
Renee Tong, LCSW, LISW is a highly skilled and compassionate clinical therapist dedicated to providing exceptional mental health care and support to adults over age 18, and seniors and is LGBTQ-friendly. Her private practice began in 2007. With a wealth of experience and a profound understanding of human behavior, Renee is committed to helping her clients navigate life's challenges and achieve personal growth. Renee earned her Master's degree in Social Work from Barry University, Florida, equipping her with a solid foundation in evidence-based therapeutic techniques and theories. She went on to obtain her clinical licensure as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), demonstrating her commitment to professional excellence and ethical practice. She is currently licensed in the following states: Florida, Arizona, Virginia, Massachusetts, North Carolina, South Carolina, Washington, Oregon, Ohio, and Kansas. Throughout her career, Renee has successfully assisted clients from diverse backgrounds and with a wide range of mental health concerns. Her expertise spans various areas, including life transitions, anxiety, depression, trauma, relationship issues, grief and loss, self-esteem struggles, Stress and worry, Caregiver stress, PTSD, Trauma, ACOA (Adult Child of Alcoholic or Drug Addict), addictions, Relapse Prevention, Dual Diagnosis, Grief, Shame and Guilt, Abandonment issues, Betrayal, Codependency, Toxic Relationships, Postpartum Depression, and Infertility-informed. By employing a holistic and client-centered approach, Renee fosters a safe and non-judgmental space for individuals to explore their emotions, thoughts, and experiences. Renee's therapeutic style combines empathy, active listening, and collaboration, ensuring that each client's unique needs and goals are addressed effectively. She employs evidence-based interventions such as cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), mindfulness techniques, solution-focused therapy to promote personal insight, resilience, inner child wound work, narrative therapy, attachment style theory method along with client center humanistic approach towards positive change.

Next available: May 28

Kristyn Poltis, LPCC

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Kristyn Poltis, LPCC profile image
LPCC
8 years of experience
Warm
Solution oriented
Intelligent
Virtual
Hi, I'm Kristyn and I am a licensed professional clinical counselor in the state of Ohio. First off I want to say that you are courageous because it takes a lot to seek out help when you need it most. At this moment, your life may feel overwhelming and anxious thoughts will not rest and peace may seem out of reach. You may feel burden with guilt and shame where there may be no hope within sight. I would love to come along side you and help you find that peace, to find hope, and restore balance back into your daily routines. I have over 7 years of experience with utilizing several different evidence-based approaches tailored to the needs of my clients across many different types of settings. I will help you develop and achieve manageable goals to discover what is working and what is not and utilize healthy coping skills with empathy and compassion. I will provide you a safe and nonjudgmental space for you to heal and grow. I look forward to working with you!

Next available: May 28

Lanelle Jackson

Lanelle Jackson profile image
LPCC
15 years of experience
Authentic
Open-minded
Warm
Virtual
Hello, I am Lanelle. Are you ready to embrace your healing journey and find meaning in the story of your life? Have you experienced trauma in your life and grasping for hope to fully overcome it? If so, I am ready to assist you! I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor in the state of Ohio and have been practicing for 15 years. I specialize in treating trauma (sexual, emotional, relational, betrayal, birth & body), complex grief, inner child wounds, mother and father wounds, attachment issues, sex-related issues, women's issues, and perinatal/postpartum care. I enjoy helping women learn to tell their stories no matter how traumatic or painful they may be while also helping them to fully embrace who they are and who they're meant to be as women. You were made to be someone special and walk in the fullness of the light within you and I want to help you tap into that light and gain freedom! You are more than your trauma and your story does not define you! If you have experienced any kind of trauma, abandonment, betrayal, divorce, or abuse, or if you are a pregnant woman needing support in your birthing journey, I want to help you. Sharing your story and seeking help is a huge undertaking, but I want to walk alongside you and help you be your healed self with the help of Christ. So if you are ready, let's get started on your healing journey!

Next available: May 29

Lainie Phelps

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Lainie Phelps profile image
LPCC
4 years of experience
Solution oriented
Authentic
Open-minded
Virtual
As a therapist specializing in systems theory and a person-centered approach, I want to introduce myself and share how I can support family members of individuals struggling with addiction and anxiety. My name is Lainie, and I have dedicated my practice to helping families navigate complex challenges while fostering understanding, healing, and resilience. In working with families impacted by addiction, I approach therapy from a systems perspective, which means I view the family as an interconnected unit where each member's thoughts, emotions, and behaviors influence and are influenced by others. Through this lens, I aim to help family members recognize and address unhealthy patterns of communication, roles, and dynamics that may be contributing to the addiction cycle. Additionally, I integrate person-centered principles into my practice, emphasizing empathy, unconditional positive regard, and genuine acceptance for each family member's unique experiences and perspectives. I believe that creating a nonjudgmental and supportive space is essential for promoting open dialogue, trust, and collaboration within the family system. For family members of individuals struggling with anxiety, I use systems theory to explore how anxiety impacts the family as a whole and how family dynamics may contribute to or alleviate anxiety symptoms. By helping family members understand the interconnected nature of their experiences, we can work together to identify strengths, coping strategies, and communication skills that promote a healthier and more resilient family system. Overall, my approach combines the systemic understanding of family dynamics with the person-centered focus on individual experiences and needs. I strive to empower family members to communicate effectively, set boundaries, support each other, and navigate challenges with compassion and resilience. Together, we can create a therapeutic journey that promotes healing, growth, and positive change within the family system.

Next available: May 28

Paige Walker

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Paige Walker profile image
LISW
5 years of experience
Authentic
Warm
Empowering
Virtual
Hello! I’m so grateful you have started your journey toward mental health. My name is Paige and I’m a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who is passionate about working with folks to support them through life’s (sometimes many) stressors. Embarking on the journey of self-discovery and healing is a courageous step, and I'm here to offer compassionate support along the way. As a therapist, my approach is rooted in creating a safe and non-judgmental space for you to explore your thoughts, emotions, and experiences. Together, we will work collaboratively to navigate challenges, identify strengths, and cultivate resilience. Whether you're seeking guidance for anxiety, depression, life transitions, or relationship issues, I am committed to fostering a therapeutic alliance that empowers you to embrace positive change and enhance your overall well-being. Your unique journey matters, and I look forward to being a trusted companion on your path to growth and self-discovery. **I do not provide documentation or prescriptions for Emotional Support Animals (ESA)**

Next available: Jun 10

Tiffany Alexander, LPCC-S

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Tiffany Alexander, LPCC-S profile image
LPCC
20 years of experience
Open-minded
Empowering
Authentic
Virtual
The most courageous thing we can do is embrace our own stories. It is in the choice to embrace that we discover our strengths, weaknesses, and quirks that allow us to live our most authentic lives. We must be aware that the journey is not always pleasing. Some twists and turns will be scary, but even in those moments, there is discovery. My oh my, what an amazing and freeing experience that discovery can be. I enjoy helping individuals navigate their healing journey by providing a safe space filled with compassion, non-judgment, and authenticity. Now is the time to put yourself first and start learning how to be unapologetically you!

Next available: Jun 8

Amy Bowers, LCSW

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Amy Bowers, LCSW profile image
LISW
23 years of experience
Empowering
Authentic
Open-minded
Virtual
Hi everyone! My name is Amy. Everyone experiences life differently, and at times, trying to figure out how to handle these experiences can become overwhelming. My goal is to provide a warm, welcoming, and safe environment where I can assist you in processing and gaining control of your thoughts, feelings, behaviors, relationships, and lifestyle balance. I empower people to overcome the burden of anxiety. I am interested in working with teenagers and adults. My areas of focus include anxiety, depression, grief, family conflict, behavioral issues, anger management, relationship problems, life transitions, stress management, and behavioral activation/motivation. In session, we will learn to identify how our thinking affects our feelings and actions. My role is to challenge you and teach you how to help yourself. My goal is to give you realistic tools to cope with stressors and form a healthy relationship with yourself and the people in your life. I have over twenty years of experience as a licensed social worker working with children, adolescents, adults, families, and groups. I have worked in public schools, community agencies, psychiatric hospitals, and in outpatient therapy. I obtained my bachelors and masters degree in social work from the University of Akron and am a licensed clinical social worker with the State of Pennsylvania and am licensed in Ohio as well.

Next available: May 29

Jane Cohen

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Jane Cohen profile image
LISW
11 years of experience
Solution oriented
Empowering
Authentic
Virtual
Is anxiety or depression keeping you from living the life you want? Are you struggling in your relationships? Would you like to communicate more effectively? Do you isolate or avoid situations because of low self-esteem or self-confidence? Is a past trauma haunting and limiting you? Is an addiction interfering with your well-being or relationships? You and I can work together to bring about change: anxiety and depression can be managed effectively. Trauma can be resolved. Addictions can be broken. Life can be better and relationships more fulfilling. With support and guidance, you can build the life you want. I have extensive experience in the fields of mental health and addictions, working with individuals seeking change and the loved ones who want to support them.

Next available: May 29

Tera Hicks

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Tera Hicks profile image
LPCC
14 years of experience
Intelligent
Authentic
Direct
Virtual
As we journey through life, we all come to a point where we struggle with adversities and we don't know where to start to find a solution. We also feel alone and as if no one will understand what we are going through. If you’re struggling to cope with life and feel you have nowhere else to turn, I can help you navigate these feelings and aid you in finding a path forward towards healing. Don't let your struggles become your identity. I challenge you take that first step with me. You are a beautiful soul who deserves the most out of your life. You also deserve to work with a therapist who values helping others succeed and gain greater awareness. I offer empathetic and personable individualized therapeutic services utilizing different theoretical orientations. You will have the opportunity to freely express yourself in a safe and non-judgmental space. To help you achieve your goals and make positive changes in your life, I will also gently challenge you to be receptive to new perspectives on your healing journey. If you are ready to find your pathway to healing, reach out to schedule an appointment today!

Next available: May 28

Kathryn Vicks

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Kathryn Vicks profile image
LISW
8 years of experience
Empowering
Solution oriented
Virtual
I look forward to meeting you. I am a licensed clinical social worker with over 9 years experience. I obtained a Masters in Social Work from The Ohio State University and have gained experience working with the military and veteran communities in several states including Florida, California and Virginia. I was trained in cognitive behavioral therapy to treat symptoms of stress, anxiety, depression, low self worth, past trauma and PTSD. I encourage clients to practice skills learned in between appointments to develop confidence in using new coping and communication skills with others and how they perceive themselves. I value honest direct discussions in the therapeutic relationship and look forward to working with you.

Next available: May 28

Rebecca Wayt

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Rebecca Wayt profile image
LPCC
7 years of experience
Warm
Solution oriented
Empowering
Virtual
Hey there! I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) in Ohio. I completed training in order to obtain my Supervisor Endorsement in March 2023 while on maternity leave and now advise therapists looking to obtain their independent license. I graduated with B.A. in Psychology in 2014, with a M.S. in Applied Developmental Psychology with an emphasis as a Behavior Specialist in 2016, and a M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling in 2019. Since then, I have completed trainings and furthering education in various topics.

Next available: Jun 1

Amia Taylor, LCSW-S

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Amia Taylor, LCSW-S profile image
LISW
10 years of experience
Intelligent
Authentic
Virtual
Hello, thank you for taking the time to explore my page. You are making the right decision! My name is Amia Taylor, and I am an experienced clinician who enjoys working with people of all ages, experiences, and backgrounds. I have expertise in supporting those with anxiety, depression, grief, and trauma. I aim to create a therapeutic space that allows for genuine authenticity and healing by tailoring sessions to each client. Take the first step towards empowerment, understanding, and peace of mind by scheduling a consultation to connect and see if I am a good fit for you. I lead with a compassionate, trauma-informed, strength-based, and person-centered approach. Outside the therapy space, I enjoy arts and crafts, aromatherapy (especially a great-smelling candle!), and laughing with loved ones.

Next available: May 28

Anita Kramer, LISW-S, LICDC

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Anita Kramer, LISW-S, LICDC profile image
LISW
10 years of experience
Warm
Open-minded
Solution oriented
Virtual
In-person
Mindful Pathway...
It takes a lot of courage to reach out for help when you’re feeling overwhelmed and stuck due to mental health and substance use issues. You don’t have to fight these issues on your own. I specialize in helping adults of any age with issues of anxiety, depression, trauma and alcohol/drug use, including when issues of mental health and substance use occur at the same time. I understand there are many different paths in how a person can overcome and manage their struggles in mental health and substance use. My therapeutic approach to help each client find their best path by providing sessions that are client centered, strengths based, non-judgmental, empathetic and accepting of everyone. Together we’ll generate healthy and empowering ways to problem solve, improve communication, manage strong emotions, build/repair relationships and other support systems, and find ways to maintain recovery. I also have 10 years of experience in working with clients who are justice involved via court, parole and probation systems.

Next available: Jun 4

Beth Bryant

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Beth Bryant profile image
LPCC
22 years of experience
Solution oriented
Warm
Authentic
Virtual
I am a mental health counselor with over 20 years of experience in the field. I've dedicated my career to helping individuals overcome various mental health challenges, including trauma, anxiety, depression, and life stressors. My approach is all about creating a safe and supportive environment where clients can openly express themselves without judgment. Through a combination of evidence-based therapies and personalized strategies, I work with my clients to empower them to navigate their emotions and build resilience. I firmly believe that mental health is just as important as physical health, and I'm passionate about breaking the stigma surrounding it. Let's work together to overcome obstacles, unlock your full potential and live a fulfilling life!

Next available: May 29

Marla Borstein

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Marla Borstein profile image
LISW
20 years of experience
Solution oriented
Warm
Empowering
Virtual
If you are struggling with anxiety, depression, and/or eating issues, I would love to help you! I am a Licensed Independent Social Worker in Ohio with 20 years of experience in the field of mental health. For many of those years, I worked in a community mental health setting and developed an expertise in helping people with anxiety and depression. I also have a health coaching background and have spent the last several years helping women with various eating and weight issues, such as emotional eating and overeating. I provide a warm and non judgemental environment in which you can feel safe to explore these sensitive issues. I use a combination of evidence based approaches to help you develop new skills and coping strategies so that you can feel a sense of control and confidence. It IS possible to change and to build the life you so deeply deserve. If that’s what you’re looking for, I’m here!

Next available: May 29

Tomiah Conley

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Tomiah Conley profile image
LPCC
15 years of experience
Solution oriented
Authentic
Warm
Virtual
In-person
Specializing in various mood disorders, trauma, and addiction, I have more than a decade of experience working with individuals from 3 years to 73 years of age. I have worked in various settings from colleges to community mental health, private practice, and inpatient rehabilitation facilities. I currently hold a dual Masters in Clinical Mental Health and Rehabilitation Counseling from Ohio University and am completing a doctoral degree in Counselor Education and Supervision, all achieved while being a single mother of four children. I am living proof that recovery, overcoming, and finding the right people can take you from brokenness to wholeness! As a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with a supervisory endorsement and Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor in the state of Ohio, I have been actively working in my community since 2014. I am passionate about Peer Recovery Supporters and currently am working to help develop a network of those who are walking their own recovery journeys so that they may give back to others. I currently work as a clinical director and supervisor training current and future counselors in becoming compassionate and effective helping professionals. I look forward to working with you!

Next available: Jun 4

Laith Sersain

Laith Sersain profile image
LISW
4 years of experience
Open-minded
Direct
Warm
Virtual
I am an LISW-S based in Ohio, bringing over 4 years of experience to my practice. I earned my master in social work from The Ohio State University, and I am deeply committed to supporting individuals on their unique journeys. I specialize in working with neurodivergence, LGBTQ+ issues, women's concerns, and young adults, my goal is to create a safe and affirming space where individuals can explore their experiences and embrace their true identities. I am dedicated to helping you realize your full potential, empowering you to lead a more balanced, fulfilling life, free from the constraints of anxiety, trauma, or societal pressures.

Next available: May 30

Cindy Cucunato

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Cindy Cucunato profile image
LPCC
30 years of experience
Solution oriented
Authentic
Virtual
Hello, I go by Cindy and identify as she/her. Helping others has been my passion for many years. I overcame many obstacles in my personal life that brought me to where I am today. My style is working with others as a team member without a heirarchy. Experience along with education makes me the therapist I am today.

Next available: May 30

Heather Cooper

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Heather Cooper profile image
LPCC
6 years of experience
Warm
Open-minded
Intelligent
Virtual
Heather is an experienced Master's level Clinical Mental Health Therapist (LPCC) providing individual therapy and has a passion for working in integrated health. It is her special interest to work with marginalized populations, including individuals within the LGBTQIA+ population. She has experience co-facilitating a LGBTQIA+ support group and DBT skills group. She has years of experience working in community mental health prior to private practice.

Next available: May 28

Nicole Rendulic

Nicole Rendulic profile image
LPCC
9 years of experience
Warm
Empowering
Authentic
Virtual
Hello, I'm Nicole. Do you feel overwhelmed, pushing others away though lonelier than ever, constantly in survival mode, beating yourself up, missing your old self, or trying harder but still feeling worse? I empower you to renew confidence, heal your true self, and gain effective coping skills to thrive in life instead of simply survive. I integrate trauma interventions, changing negative beliefs, spirituality as preferred, and teaching effective coping skills to feel your best. Seeking therapy can be scary but I am here to help you grow to your healthiest self. You have found the safe place to be yourself and feel the acceptance you deserve. I'll meet you with compassion and evidence based interventions to overcome barriers to your true self. I look forward to working with you.

Next available: Jun 3

Sheenah Scott

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Sheenah Scott profile image
LISW
28 years of experience
Solution oriented
Empowering
Authentic
Virtual
I graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a Master of Social Work degree in 1992. I am dually and independently licensed in mental health (Licensed Independent Social Worker-Supervisor or LISW-S) and substance abuse (Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor - Clinical Supervisor or LICDC-CS). I started out working with children and families, foster care, and adoption at non-profit agencies, helping families to overcome obstacles to success. For the past 25 years, I have worked with men and women who are struggling with stress, depression, anxiety, anger, relationship issues, mental health issues, substance use issues, and other issues, to learn the skills and thought processes needed to become successful. I specialize in Depression, Anxiety, Trauma, Anger Management, Life Transitions, Stress Management, Women's Issues, and Ethnicity/Diversity Issues.

Next available: Jun 2

Debora Van Romer

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Debora Van Romer profile image
LPCC
15 years of experience
Virtual
I am a licensed professional clinical counselor. I have been counseling for over 15 years. I find happiness and joy in helping people move beyond what they think is possible. I am sensitive, compassionate, empathetic, and very non-judgmental. I like to provide a safe place to for clients to process, so each client is able to share their story, knowing that you will be very supported.

Next available: May 28

Stephanie Powers

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Stephanie Powers profile image
LISW
5 years of experience
Virtual
Hello, my name is Stephanie. I am a graduate of the Ohio State University College of Social Work. I am independently licensed in the state of Ohio with 5 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, motivation, self esteem, and confidence. My favorite part of my job is helping create safe spaces where people can make sense of their past, find hope for their future, and begin advocating for themselves in new ways. I utilize attachment theory, motivational interviewing, solution focused therapy, and elements of internal family systems therapy in my practice. Outside of work, I love to travel, swim, and play board games. I am married and am the proud mama of two young kiddos. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.

Next available: May 30

Annabella Batiz

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Annabella Batiz profile image
LISW
25 years of experience
Virtual
I have over twenty five years of social work experience, most of my years of experience are in a clinical setting combined with both clinical and supervisory and administrative duties. I have successfully completed both a Bachelor in Social Work and a Master in Social Work from Rutgers University, specializing in direct practice with children and families and a MBA from Indiana Wesleyan University with a focus on healthcare.

Next available: May 28

Amy Zauel

Amy Zauel profile image
LISW
28 years of experience
Virtual
When life gives you lemons, make lemonade! I am a licensed clinical social worker and enjoy helping others find that resolution to whatever stressors they are facing. I take a positive outlook approach and set my clients up for success! We do everything in “baby” steps because we want to succeed. I don’t allow my clients to set unrealistic goals and strive to help them find success in even the smallest things in life!

Next available: May 28

Margaret Maxwell

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Margaret Maxwell profile image
LPCC
9 years of experience
Virtual
Welcome! As a therapist I have a warm and authentic relationship with my clients. At times life can be overwhelming and challenging, I offer services to children, adolescents, and adults to help navigate those times. My hope is to give my clients a nonjudgmental space in which they feel they can be honest about their thoughts and feelings while also learning and implementing new tools and skills to better their lives. I am passionate about working with not only children and adolescents but the parents, caregivers, and service providers in their lives. Today’s fast paced world can feel lonely and demanding to individuals. Sessions are based on personal needs and therefore will not look the same for every client.

Next available: May 30

Sara Newman

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Sara Newman profile image
LISW
19 years of experience
Virtual
I am a Licensed Independant Social Worker (LISW-S) with over 19 years of clinical experience in community mental health and private practice. I provide individual therapy to children, adolescents and adults, with specialty areas that include anxiety and depression issues, mindfulness, relaxation training, developmental disabilities and autism spectrum disorder. I have two undergraduate degrees in Music and Psychology from Baldwin Wallace College and a Master’s degree in Social Work (MSSA) from Case Western Reserve University. I have experience in using cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT), and mindfulness interventions with clients. I also have completed training in yoga and incorporate mind body interventions into counseling.

Next available: May 28

Kara Cantu

Kara Cantu profile image
LPCC
20 years of experience
Virtual
I’m a licensed professional clinical counselor who started her degree at the University of South Florida. I’ve worked from treatment assistant to supervisor. I have worked with those suffering with substance use disorders, trauma and panic disorders and even parents of children with special needs. My goal is to help people learn real time tools to help manage intense emotions and overcome pervasive patterns that prevent healthy relationships. Since I have worked in the social services for over 20 years, I have a wealth of knowledge. Asking for help is a first step toward a better understanding and improved functioning.

Next available: May 29

Dawn Jones-Wilson

Dawn Jones-Wilson profile image
LPCC
12 years of experience
Authentic
Direct
Virtual
Dawn Jones-Wilson is a licensed professional counselor who strongly believes that growth is crucial to her clients' success. Dawn earned a Master of Education in Counseling and Human Development with a focus on mental health counseling from Lindsey Wilson College. Over the past 12 years, she has provided counseling services to diverse populations in a variety of settings.  Dawn is passionate about helping people find the courage to pursue their goals and reach their full potential. In order to be the best therapist she can be, she is dedicated to continuously growing.

Next available: May 28

Stephanie Wells

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Stephanie Wells profile image
LPCC
26 years of experience
Virtual
I offer a comfortable space to help build a therapeutic relationship, which I feel is the most important thing to enable healing. I am the mother of a preemie, & had my daughter when I was 40, experiencing post partum depression myself. I have been a business owner, case manager, supervisor, working in various settings, both private & community mental health.

Next available: Jun 1

Marie Green,LPCC

(she/her)

Marie Green,LPCC profile image
LPCC
17 years of experience
Virtual
I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with over 17 years experience. I provide a holistic approach to psychotherapy, has allowed me to engage individuals and couples in highly effective therapeutic psychological services. My doctoral and graduate achievements has afforded me extensive training and experience in various evidence based modalities including CBT, DBT, Psychoanalytic theory, positive psychology, and motivational psychology. I maintain an authentic, caring, confidential, nonjudgment therapeutic setting to put my clients at ease and encourage transparancy.

Next available: May 31

Crystal L Cooper

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Crystal L Cooper profile image
LISW
15 years of experience
Virtual
My name is Crystal Cooper and I am a Child, Youth and Family Therapist. I am licensed as a LMSW in the state of Texas and a LISW and CDCA in the state of Ohio. I obtained my Bachelors of Arts in Psychology at Kent State University in Kent, Ohio and I then went on to obtained my Masters of Social Work at Cleveland State University in Cleveland, Ohio. I specialize in working with PTSD, Depression, Anxiety, Adjustment Disorder,  Oppositional Deviant Disorder, school concerns, aggressive behavioral issues, and emotional regulation. By providing psychoeducation, skills and psychotherapy to patients struggling with mental illness, emotional disturbance and behavior issues I am able to help empower them to become the best version of themselves. I am experienced in providing individual, group, family therapy, crisis intervention, psychoeducation and collaborative care in the home, community, and the education environment. I utilize TF-CBT, motivational interviewing, person-centered, solution-focused, and mindfulness treatment modalities to build a safe and therapeutic relationship, incorporating parents along the way to produce the best possible outcomes to maintain thought, emotional and behavioral changes. Time has no measure, and I value the opportunity and responsibility of making an impact in the lives of others.

Next available: May 28

Charlotte Buelow

(she/her)

Charlotte Buelow profile image
LISW
4 years of experience
Virtual
Hi! I am a Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW) based in Ohio. I received my Masters degree from Louisiana State University and have experience working in a variety of settings including community mental health, day treatment, crisis counseling, and private practice. I help clients struggling with grief, loss, and other life transitions regain a feeling of control in their lives.

Next available: Jun 4

Tamyka Scott

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LISW
6 years of experience
Virtual
Hi, My name is Tamyka Scott. I am a Licensed Independent Social Worker in Youngstown, Ohio. I graduated from Youngstown State University where I received a Masters Degree in Social Work in 2018. For the past five years in the profession, I have worked within a community-based setting, and virtual private practice where I have witnessed the transformative power of therapy in helping individuals regain control of their lives.

Next available: Jun 11

Kristen Pal

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Kristen Pal profile image
LISW
9 years of experience
Virtual
I have been working in this field for over a decade in various different roles. I have started my career as working with physically disabled youth in college. I then moved on to working with developmentally disabled adults. I then moved into a role as a case manager who specialized in working with transistional aged youth (teenagers who are becoming adults). After spending a little over five years in that position, I obtained my master's degreee in social work and became a licensed clinical social worker. In August of 2020, I transistioned into

Next available: May 29

Jennifer Bloom

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LISW
8 years of experience
Intelligent
Direct
Open-minded
Virtual
Your story, as a young adult or growing adult, matters. Your story is personal and holds your truth. As your therapist specializing in working with adults with PTSD, complex ptsd, and childhood trauma. I am here to give you the voice you deserve. Your worth and happiness lies beyond fear, feeling powerless, and confused. As an adult, your fears may cause you to feel judged, excluded, or hurt – closing you off from the world. I guide you to a place where you are seen and understood, so you can feel accepted and loved. Together, we can challenge those harmful thought patterns and help you truly feel good about yourself and your life.

Next available: May 28

Nancy Spitzer

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LIMFT
15 years of experience
Empowering
Solution oriented
Warm
Virtual
Welcome and hello! I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. I have found an incredible passion for help individuals. I have worked extensively in substance abuse, with woman's issues (infertility), trauma, couples and family therapy. I feel it is an honor to get to work with someone during their decision to grow. I feel that my desire to help others come from my own personal experience.

Next available: May 31

Marirhetta, Crosby LPCC LIMFT NBCC C-DBT

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LPCC
5 years of experience
Virtual
I’m a Northeast Ohio clinical systemic therapist committed to helping individuals, couples and families learn how to heal and deal with past experiences, hurt, and uncover/ resolve underlying issues and build healthier relationships. My work focuses on targeting ineffective mental, emotional, and behavioral habits, negative thinking patterns and beliefs that get in the way of daily functioning. I am excited to empower clients to build the life and relationships they want and deserve. I believe in taking a collaborative cognitive, dialectical, behavioral, and systemic approach to helping clients to build health patterns of thinking, feeling and behaving, self assurance and confidence in achieving their goals. I’m passionate about transforming mindsets, building self-awareness and improving relationships for individuals, couples and families.

Next available: May 30

Mariah Riley

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LISW
7 years of experience
Authentic
Empowering
Warm
Virtual
With my background in social work, I strive to see each person I work with as a unique individual and create an accepting space. You are the author of your own life and I hope to empower you to honor your needs. I graduated from Loyola University Chicago with my Master in Social Work, where I specialized in treating addiction. I have worked extensively with people who have experienced trauma, with youth, and with adults who are undergoing difficult life transitions.

Next available: May 28

Brandi Winkelman

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LIMFT
8 years of experience
Virtual
Hi, I'm Brandi and I'm excited to help individuals and couples improve communication and understanding in their relationships. Our potential to be well, cope with stress, be ourselves, and connect with others are continually linked and impacted by our relationships. Relationships are so important that they require consistent attention and effort for success. As a practical person and therapist, I offer strength-based brief therapy to give your relationships that attention to create change and increase that potential to be well. I've supported individuals, couples, and families from various walks of life and backgrounds for over 12 years from working with family crises as case management to professional counseling. Are you wanting a better relationship with yourself or to manage stress better? Are you tired of going in circles and ready to have more understanding in your relationships? Then let's get to work!

Next available: Jun 6

Monique Snelson

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LIMFT
11 years of experience
Empowering
Intelligent
Virtual
Hi I am Monique! I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. I am a Certified Anxiety Treatment Professional and Mindfulness I Practioner. I work with people who are struggling with anxiety, depression, post traumatic stress disorder, transitions, and a vairety of other issues. A client may want to learn about communication skills, life skills, and how to learn acceptance. I also help with treatment planning including the use of emotional support animals and psychiatric service dogs to reduce sympotoms. I provide telehealth through audio, video or text messaging options. I specialize in anxiety, trauma, conflict, and crisis situations along with transitions which include divorce, work issues, and adjustment, with couples, teens, young adults, individuals and families while using systemic and positive approaches. Possible Emotional Support animal options. Focus on a holistic and collaborative experiences ensuring clients needs are met by supporting their goals in a safe and empathetic environment.

Next available: Jun 4

Ashley Pennington

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LISW
3 years of experience
Virtual
In-person
220 South Breie...
I am a Licensed Independent Social Worker with training in various therapy modalities. I have a passion for working with clients who are driven to transform their lives. My educational background includes a degree from Louisiana State University and I am also a veteran of the Air Force. I have worked in many different practice areas, including mental health, child welfare, school setting, homelessness, corrections, and veteran services. Due to my extensive experience, I possess a strong understanding of various systems and have the ability to connect with individuals from diverse cultures and viewpoints.

Next available: May 29

Susan Lipkin

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LISW
36 years of experience
Empowering
Warm
Virtual
Hi! I'm independently licensed in Clinical Social Work, with over 30 years of experience. I have worked extensively with women and men who have survived a range of traumatic experiences, including physical and sexual abuse. I have worked with women who have experienced trauma, including domestic violence, and who are coping with major life transitions. I have worked with individuals and couples who are trying to navigate the emotional extremes of dealing with infertility. I have also worked with military veterans who are dealing with military-related trauma and reintegration into civilian life after deployment. I have worked with older adults who are confronting issues related to aging.

Next available: May 28

Julia Dee, MS, LPCC

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LPCC
13 years of experience
Empowering
Solution oriented
Virtual
Hello and welcome! I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and Certified Clinical Trauma Specialist in Ohio and South Carolina with over 23 years of therapeutic experience and education in the mental health field. I specialize in providing online therapy for women struggling with trauma, depression, anxiety, self-esteem issues, relationship stress, family issues, parenting stress, workplace stress, and issues with feeling overwhelmed and burned-out.

Next available: May 28

LaKendra Johnson

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LPCC
11 years of experience
Virtual
I'm a licensed mental health and substance use counselor. I have been practicing for the last 11 years in different settings with a wide variety of clients, including those struggling with mood disorders, depression, anxiety, trauma, life transitions, imposter syndrome, issues of self-esteem, and more. In my practice, I meet you where you are and together, we figure out what you want to see change in your life: perhaps it is moving on from a relationship with more understanding and grace or having a better range of skills to cope with life's ups and downs.

Next available: Jun 1

Angela Olson

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LISW
20 years of experience
Virtual
Hi! My name is Angela (Angi) Olson. I have 20 years experience as a licensed clinical social worker. I am licensed and based in Michigan, and am also licensed in West Virginia, Maine, Massachusetts, Ohio, Indiana, Vermont, Rhode Island and Kentucky. I have experience working with people of all ages and backgrounds, and recently completed a certificate program in Gender- Affirming Clinical Services.

Next available: May 29

Kelli Gunn

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LPCC
6 years of experience
Virtual
Hello, my name is Kelli Gunn and I'm a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) in Ohio who's dedicated to fostering positive change and well-being in the lives of my clients. With a strong educational background, including an associate's degree in education, a Bachelor of Science in Human Development and Family Studies, and a Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Bowling Green State University, I bring a comprehensive understanding of human development across the lifespan and therapeutic techniques to my practice. With eight years of experience in the helping profession and six years in clinical practice, I have honed my skills in providing compassionate and effective counseling services. My work extends beyond traditional therapy settings, as I have extensive experience working with an array of populations and individuals facing a wide range of challenges. My approach is deeply rooted in empathy, collaboration, and evidence-based practices. I strive to create a safe and supportive environment where clients feel empowered to explore their challenges and strengths. Through a strengths-based and client-centered approach, I aim to facilitate personal growth, resilience, and healing. My impact on the clients I serve is reflected in their progress, resilience, and enhanced well-being. By providing tailored interventions and unwavering support, I empower clients to navigate life's challenges, develop healthier coping strategies, and cultivate fulfilling relationships. I am committed to continuing my professional development and advocacy efforts to ensure equitable access to mental health services for all individuals in need.

Next available: May 30

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