Oakland County, Michigan Psychotherapists, O-S

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Therapist Practice/Specialty Index

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Adam R. Pasciak, Ph.D.
 Lake Orion Counseling Center- Clarkston MI
Business Phone: 248-595-9969
Email: docadam@lakeorioncc.com

Training, Certification & Professional Associations:
Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, Walden University, 2012
Limited License Psychologist #6301015095, State of Michigan, 2011-Present
Member, Michigan & American Psychological Associations, 2008-Present
Member, Oakland County Crisis Response Organization, 2010-Present
Certification in EMDR, 2012-Present
Areas of Practice/Specialty:
First Responders (Police, Fire, EMS, Medical) - 10 yrs. exp.
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder- 9 yrs. exp.
Anxiety Disorders- 10 yrs. exp.
Survivors of Sexual Abuse- 9 yrs. exp.
Men's Issues- 9 yrs. exp.
Insurance & Fee Information: Aetna, BC/BS, Blue Care Network, Cofinity, HAP, Humana/Tricare, Medicare, Priority Health; Sliding fee scale

Joyce C. Pearlman, M.S.W.
Private Practice- Huntington Woods, MI
Business Phone: 248-542-5345
Email: joyciepc@gmail.com

Training, Certification & Professional Associations:
M.S.W., Casework, Smith College for Social Work, 1976
Licensed Master Social Worker (Clinical & Macro Practice) #6801001133, State of Michigan, 1978- Present
Member, National Association of Social Workers, 1978- Present
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Certificate, China American Psychoanalytic Association, 2010
Areas of Practice/Specialty:
Adolescent Adjustment & Social Anxiety- 45 yrs. exp.
Early Childhood Development- 45 yrs. exp.

Grief & Loss- 45 yrs. exp.
Adult Anxiety & Depression- 45 yrs. exp.
LGBT Issues- 45 yrs. exp.
Insurance Information: Blue Cross/Blue Shield and many other insurances

Sandra Quigley, M.S.W.
Compassionate Care Christian Counseling- Royal Oak, MI
Business Phone: 248-890-2565
Email: sandraquigs@gmail.com

Training, Certification & Professional Associations:
M.S.W., Clinical Social Work, Wayne State University, 1993
Licensed Master Social Worker (Clinical & Macro Practice) #6801061589, State of Michigan, 1996- Present
Areas of Practice/Specialty:
General Adult Psychotherapy- 20 yrs. exp.
Couples Psychotherapy- 20 yrs. exp.
Cognitive Therapy- 20 yrs. exp.
Depression- 20 yrs. exp.
Adult Survivors of Dysfunctional Families- 20 yrs. exp.
Anxiety Disorders- 20 yrs. exp.
Mid-Life Growth & Change- 20 yrs. exp.
Divorce Issues- 20 yrs. exp.
Greif & Bereavement- 20 yrs. exp.
Solution Focused Brief Therapy- 20 yrs. exp.
Codependency/ACOA- 20 yrs. exp.
Insurance & Fee Information: Aetna, BC/BS, Blue Care Network, Cigna, Humana, Medicsre, Optum Health; fee- $130. sliding fee scale

Mary B. Rich, M.S.W.
Private Practice- Novi, MI
Phone: (248) 348-5349
Email: maryb.rich@yahoo.com

Training, Certification & Professional Associations:
M.S.W., Clinical & Macro Social Work, University of Michigan, 1982
Licensed Master Social Worker (Clinical & Macro Practice) #6801018557, State of Michigan, 1984- Present
Certified Advanced Social Work Case Manager, National Association of Social Workers
Diplomate in Clinical Social Work, National Association of Social Workers
Diplomate Psychotherapist, American Psychotherapy Association
Certification, International Critical Incident Stress Debriefing, ICISMF
Member, American Association of Christian Counselors
Certification, Rational Hypnotherapy
Member, National Association of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapists
Areas of Practice/Specialty:
Adult & Family Psychotherapy- 40+ yrs. exp.
Cognitive/Behavioral Therapy- 40+ yrs. exp.
Crisis Counseling- 40+ yrs. exp.
Adjustments to Life Transitions- 40+ yrs. exp.
Anxiety Disorders- 40+ yrs. exp.
Spinal Cord Injury- 40+ yrs. exp.
Traumatic Brain Injury- 40+ yrs. exp.
Supervision- 40+ yrs. exp.
EAP Services-     20 yrs. exp.
Insurance & Fee Information: Auto Medical, United Behavioral Health, United Health Care, Telemental Health, Worker's Comp; Give an hour to vets and acgtive militasry/family

Nathan Richards, M.A.
Everyday Process Counseling Center- Troy, MI
Business Phone: 248-550-8099
Email:
nathan@everydayprocess.net
Website: www.everydayprocess.net

Training, Certification & Professional Associations:
M.A., Counseling Psychology, Moody Theological Seminary, 2015
Limited License Professional Counselor #6401015493, State of Michigan, 2016- Present
Certified Sexual Addiction Counselor, International Institute for Trauma and Addiction Professionals, 2018
EMDR Therapist, Institute for Creative Mindfulness, 2017
Member, American Counseling Association, 2018-Present
Member, American Association for Christian Counselors, 2017-Present
Emotion Focused Therapist, ICEEFT, 2018
Gottman Method Couples Counseling-Level 2
Areas of Practice/Specialty:
Integration of Psychology with Christianity and the Spiritual Life- 5 yrs. exp.
Marriage Counseling: Using Gottman and EFT Methods- 5 yrs. exp.

Men's Issues (Father Wound, Abuse, Neglect, Anger, Sexual Problems)- 5 yrs. exp.
Sexual Addiction Recovery- 2 yrs. exp.
Trauma Recovery (Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse, Eyewitness Traumatic Moments)- 2 yrs. exp.
Fee Information:  $100-$140 per session.

Susan Ruma, M.S.W.
Center for Relationship & Sexual Health, Royal Oak, MI
Business Phone: 248-399-7447
Email: susanruma@crsh.com

Training, Certification & Professional Associations:
M.S.W., Interpersonal Practice, University of Michigan, 2003
Licensed Master Social Worker (Clinical & Macro Practice) #6801085373, State of Michigan, 2009- Present
Areas of Practice/Specialty:
Disabilities- 17 yrs. exp.
LGBTQ Youth & Adults- 17 yrs. exp.
Motivational Interviewing- 17 yrs. exp.
PTSD & CPTSD/Trauma Exposure- 1 yr. exp.
Dialectical Behavioral Therapy- 2 yrs. exp.
Adolescent Psychotherapy- 17 yrs. exp.
Therapy with Medical Residents & Hospital Medical Staff- 17 yrs. exp.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy- 17 yrs. exp.
Insurance Information: BC/BS, BCN, Beacon Health, Medicare

Sarah Scales, M.S.W.
Center for Relationship & Sexual Health, Royal Oak, MI
Business Phone: 248-399-7447
Email: sarahscales@crsh.com

Training, Certification & Professional Associations:
M.S.W., Interpersonal Practice, University of Michigan, 20173
Licensed Master Social Worker #6801106110, State of Michigan, 2017- Present
Areas of Practice/Specialty:
Individual/Family Psychotherapy- 5 yrs. exp.
Child & Adolescent Therapy- 5 yrs. exp.

Anxeity & Depression- 5 yrs. exp.
Neurodevelopmental Disorders- 5 yrs. exp.
LGBTQ- 3 yrs. exp.
Insurance Information: BC/BS, BCN, Cigna, Medicare, Optum

Ralph Schillace, Ph.D.
Private Practice- Rochester Hills
Business Phone: 248-652-1303 x3
Email: ralphschillace@gmail.com 

Training, Certification & Professional Associations:
Ph.D., Psychology, University of Cincinnati, 1967
Licensed Psychologist #6401001724, State of Michigan, 1976- Present
Areas of Practice/Specialty:
Clinical Psychology
Recovery from Loss & Trauma
Relationship Therapy
Expert Witness on Trauma/PTSD
Insurance Information: Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Medicare

Victoria Schreiber, M.A.
Private Practice- West Bloomfield, MI
Business Phone: 248-476-4515
Email: VictoriaSchreiberMA@gmail.com
Website: www.VictoriaSchreiber.com or www.TalkingFeelingsandWorries.com

Training, Certification & Professional Associations:
M.A., Counseling, Wayne State University, 1983
Licensed Master Social Worker (Clinical & Macro Practice) #6801034974, State of Michigan, 1979- Present
Licensed Professional Counselor #6401003601, State of Michigan, 1983- Present
Child & Adolescent Psychoanalyst, Hanna Perkins Center for Child Development, Cleveland, Ohio
Areas of Practice/Specialty:
Adult, Child & Adolescent Evaluation & Treatment- 39 yrs. exp.
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder- 39 yrs. exp.
Supervision- 39 yrs. exp.

Parent Guidance to Help Parents Help Their Children - 39 yrs. exp.
Anxiety, Depression, Loss & Grief- 39 yrs. exp.
Insurance Information:  Aetna, BC/BS, BC/BS PPO & Blue Preferred Trust (Chriysler & Ford), Cofinity, Medicare, MESSA & State of MI PPO

Melanie Schwartz, Psy.D.  
Private Practice- West Bloomfield & Commerce Township, MI
Business Phone: 248-669-9500
Email: melanie@viewpointpw.com

Training, Certification & Professional Associations:
Psy.D., Clinical Psychology, Illinois School of Professional Psychology, 2005
Licensed Psychologist #6301013506, State of Michigan, 2008- Present
Areas of Practice/Specialty:
Adolescent Psychotherapy- 17 yrs. exp.
Adult Psychotherapy- 17 yrs. exp.

Anxiety Disorders - 17 yrs. exp.
Child Management & Parenting- 17 yrs. exp.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy- 17 yrs. exp.
Insurance Information:  Aetna, BC/BS, Blue Care Network, Cigna, Cofinity, HAP, Humana, Magellan, Medicare, Priority Health, United Health Care

Daniel Shepherd, D.Min.
Private Practice- Rochester, MI
Business Phone: 248-687-9251
Email: Daniel@InnerSearch.net

Training, Certification & Professional Associations:
M.A., Counseling, Oakland University, 2012
D.Minn., Religious Studies, Ashland Theological Seminary, 2004
Limited License Marriage & Family Therapist #4101006675, State of Michigan, 2015- Present
Licensed Professional Counselor #6401013084, State of Michigan, 2012- Present
Member, Michigan Counseling Association
Areas of Practice/Specialty:
Couple & Family Therapy
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Insurance Information:  Aetna, BC/BS, Beacon, Blue Care Network, United Health Care; Fee- $135, sliding fee scale

Carol Skinner, M.A.
Private Practice- Bingham Farms, MI
Business Phone: 248-330-0368
Email: carol@synergy4yourlife.com
Website: www.synergy4yourlife.com

Training, Certification & Professional Associations:
M.A., Clinical Psychology, Michigan School of Professional Psychology, 2004
Limited License Psychologist, State of Michigan, 2006- Present
Areas of Practice/Specialty:
General Psychology- 16 yrs. exp.
Health Psychology- 16 yrs. exp.

Elizabeth Smith, M.S.W.
Smith Counseling, LLC- Southfield, MI
Phone: (248) 905-5230
Email: esmith4168@sbcglobal.net

Training, Certification & Professional Associations:
M.S.W., Children & Family, Eastern Michigan University 2000
Licensed Master Social Worker (Clinical & Macro Practice) #6801086701, State of Michigan, 2002- Present
Areas of Practice/Specialty:
Individual Child, Adolescent & Adult Psychotherapy- 15 yrs. exp.
Anxiety Disorders- 15 yrs. exp.
Chronic Illness- 15 yrs. exp.
Domestic Violence- 15 yrs. exp.
Grief & Bereavement- 15 yr. exp.
Insurance & Fee Information: Auto No-Fault, BC/BS, Medicare, Workers Compensation; Flexible private pay.

Lauren Stover, M.S.W.
Private Practice- Southfield, MI
Phone: (248) 434-7814

Training, Certification & Professional Associations:
M.S.W., Child/Family Studies, Wayne State University, 2011
Licensed Master Social Worker, State of Michigan, 2011- Present
Areas of Practice/Specialty:
Individual Psychotherapy- 11 yrs. exp.
Trauma (Tf-CBT)- 5 yrs. exp.
Depression- 10 yrs. exp.
Anxiety/Stress- 10 yrs. exp.
Insurance & Fee Information: Blue Cross/Blue Shield; Fee- $100, sliding fee scale

Matt Sweet, M.S.W.
Private Practice- Royal Oak, MI
Business Phone: (248) 930-2137
Website: www.mattsweet.com
Email: matt@mattsweet.com

Training, Certification & Professional Associations:
M.S.W., Clinical Social Work, Wayne State University, 2003
Licensed Master Social Worker #6801086967, State of Michigan, 2005- Present
Certificate in Sex Therapy, University of Michigan Sexual Health Certificate Program
Gottman 12 Principles Educator, Gottman Institute
Areas of Practice/Specialty:
Anxiety Disorders- 18 yrs. exp.
Depression- 18 yrs. exp.
Polyamory/Non-Monogamy- 18 yrs. exp.
LGBTQ+1- 18 yrs. exp.
Chronic Illness- 18 yrs. exp.
Insurance & Fee Information: Beacon, Blue Care Network, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Medicare, Total Health Care; call for other insurance plans.

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The full descriptions for the abbreviated academic degrees & licenses given above are as follows:

Academic Degrees: Licenses & Certifications
M.A.- Master of Arts C.A.C.- Certified Addictions Counselor
M.S.- Master of Science L.L.P.- Limited License Psychologist
M.S.W.- Master of Social Work L.P.- Licensed Psychologist
Ph.D.- Doctor of Philosophy L.P.C.- Licensed Professional Counselor
Ed.D.- Doctor of Education L.M.F.T- Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist
Psy.D.- Doctor of Psychology L.M.S.W.- Licensed Master Social Worker
M.D.- Doctor of Medicine  

You may contact the Michigan Department of Consumer & Industry Services at 517-373-3740 or bhphelp@michigan.gov to verify the license of a specific mental health professional or for information about the requirements for specific licenses. If you know the permanent license I.D. of the professional, you may confirm their current licensing status at www.michigan.gov/lara