Clinician Bios

Dr. Jen Yensel has a PhD. in Counselor Education and Supervision from Kent State University and is independently licensed as a Professional Clinical Counselor with Supervisory status in the State of Ohio. In addition to her PhD, Jen has a Master’s Degree in Community Counseling from Kent State University.  Jen has experience working in inpatient, outpatient, and school settings.  She has had the opportunity to work with a myriad of clients who dealt with a wide range of mental health issues.  Jen has also worked at a local hospital where she developed a substance abuse intensive outpatient program for adolescents, utilizing evidence based treatment and motivational interviewing.

Lacie Brubaker  M.A. Ed., LPCC

Lacie Brubaker holds a M.A.E.d in Clincial Mental Health Counseling from Malone University and is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor in the state of Ohio. Lacie has experience working with individuals ranging in age 3 to adult in both home-based and office settings. Lacie desires each indivual she meets to know that “there is a plan and purpose for your life”. Lacie values the therapuetic relationship and strives to set a safe, non-judgemental environment filled with compassion and humor.


Beth Franczak received her Masters of Science in Education from the University of Akron. She is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with a supervisory designation (LPCC-S). Beth has been practicing in the community and private practice setting for over 10 years.

Julia received her Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Kent State University. She has experience working in crisis, inpatient, intensive outpatient, and community outpatient settings. She strives to create a safe, supportive, and humanizing experience for her clients throughout the therapeutic process. She has received specialized training in EMDR therapy through The Institute for Creative Mindfulness. She specializes in treating depression, anxiety, trauma, adjustment issues, emotion dysregulation, and identity development.

Megan received her Masters of Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Cleveland State University. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Ohio and has experience working in inpatient, outpatient, in-home and crisis settings. Megan takes a trauma-informed and person-centered approach to therapy, seeing clients as experts in their own story.
Caroline Molnar received her Master’s of Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Cleveland State University. Prior to her Master’s, she received her undergraduate degree from Ohio State University after studying sociology, psychology, and human development & family sciences. She is licensed as a Professional Counselor in the state of Ohio.

Amanda Nolan is a LSW, holding a Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University Of New England, Maine. She works with adults, children, and families with a wide range of concerns. Amanda has many years of experience with dual diagnosis, ADHD, anxiety, depression, and trauma.

Leah Norris M.S., LPCC

Leah received her Master’s in Community Counseling from the University of South Alabama. Leah worked in a community outpatient counseling center for children and adolescents for 4 years before moving to Ohio from Alabama in 2018. After the move, Leah worked to transition her licensure to the state of Ohio.

Gina Parasson received her Master of Science in Education Degree in
Social Agency Counseling from the University of Dayton. She is an independently Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor in the state of Ohio with over 20 years of experience working in both inpatient and outpatient settings as well as private practice.

Dr. Amber Ray has a PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision- Marriage and Family Therapy from The University of Akron, where she also received her Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. She is licensed as a Marriage and Family Therapist and Professional Counselor in the state of Ohio.

Sarah Reichert received her Masters of Arts in Counseling & Art Therapy from Ursuline College. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and in the process of becoming a Registered Art Therapist (ATR). Sarah has spent the last 3 years working in a community mental health setting with children, adolescents, and their families. There, Sarah worked as a child and adolescent counselor doing individual sessions and was a co-facilitator for the adolescent DBT group and Expressive Therapies Group for adult day treatment.

Shirley has a PhD. in Counselor Education and Supervision from Kent State University.  In addition to her PhD., she has a Master’s Degree in School Counseling and has worked as an elementary school counselor for 9 years.

 

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