Oakland County, MI Therapist General Practice Areas


Adolescent Psychotherapy- Thomas Blume, Ph.D.; Bart Burger, M.A.; Nathan Comerford, M.A.; Jon Clark, Ph.D.; Susan Gross, Psy.D.; Rachel Hagerty, M.A.; Gina Hardy, M.S.; Amy Kinner, M.S.W.; Linda Moody, M.S.W.; Sean OTuathal, M.A.; Joyce Pearlman, M.S.W.; Steven Pence, Ph.D.; Melanie Schwartz, Psy.D.; Richard Traitel, Ph.D.; John Trask, Ph.D.; Sheila Wasung, M.S.W.; Talia Ziv, Ph.D.

Child Psychotherapy- June Walakiewicz, M.S.W.

Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy- Salma Ajo, Ph.D.; Karen Anthony, M.A.; Angela Avery, M.A.; Howard Belkin, M.D.; Kristen Beyer, Ph.D.; Ron Boardway, Ph.D.; Michael Colman, M.D.; Christine deLange, Ph.D.; Liz Grazioli-Talbot, M.S.W.; Jessica Gupta, M.S.A.A.; Pamela Manela, M.S.W.; Pamela Minelli, M.S.W.; Barbara Nickel, M.S.W.; Steven Pence, Ph.D.; Victoria Schreiber, M.A.; Karen Schulte, M.S.W.; Tiffanye Teagarden, M.A.; Aja Temple, Ph.D.; Lynn Vaughn, Ph.D.; Connie Wood, M.S.; Martin Wunsch, Ph.D.

Early Childhood Psychotherapy- Karen Anthony, M.A.

Family & Marriage Psychotherapy- Laura Aula-Boye, M.S.W.; Thomas Blume, Ph.D.; Ron Boardway, Ph.D.; Shirley Brogan, M.A.; Naomi Casement, M.S.W.; Nathan Comerford, M.A.; Tomeka Liscombe, M.A.; Pamela Manela, M.S.W.; Pamela Minelli, M.S.W.; Barbara Nickel, M.S.W.; Mary Rich, M.S.W.; Jodi Siberski, M.A.; Tiffanye Teagarden, M.A.; Richard Traitel, Ph.D.; John Trask, Ph.D.; June Walakiewicz, M.S.W.; Sheila Wasung, M.S.W.; Martin Wunsch, Ph.D.; Diana Yurk, Ph.D.; Talia Ziv, Ph.D.

General Adult Psychotherapy- Salma Ajo, Ph.D.; Howard Belkin, M.D.; Kristen Beyer, Ph.D.; Ellen Blau, Psy.D.; Georgia Carpenter, M.A.; Kimberly Goodwin, M.R.C.; Susan Gross, Psy.D.; Jessica Gupta, M.S.A.A.; Rachel Hagerty, M.A.; Karen Schulte, M.S.W.; Melanie Schwartz, Psy.D.; Lewis Smith, Ph.D.; Aja Temple, Ph.D.; Roberta Toll, Ph.D.; Richard Traitel, Ph.D.; John Trask, Ph.D.; Martin Wunsch, Ph.D.; Talia Ziv, Ph.D.

General Psychotherapy- Michael Colman, M.D.; Gloria Cruice, Ph.D.; Carole Flevaris, Ph.D.; Charles Mills, Ph.D.; Pamela Minelli, M.S.W.; Bernadine Petzold, Ph.D.; Mary Rich, M.S.W.; Ralph Schillace, Ph.D.; Jill Schram, Ph.D.; Victoria Schreiber, M.A.

Group Psychotherapy- Joanne Aronoff, M.A.; Bart Burger, M.A.; Naomi Casement, M.S.W.; Christian Hanson, M.S.W.; Mark McMillan, M.S.W.; Sean OTuathal, M.A.; Tiffanye Teagarden, M.A.; Jill Wasserman, M.A.; Kelli Weller, M.A.; Talia Ziv, Ph.D.

Individual Adult Psychotherapy- Jon Clark, Ph.D.; Nathan Comerford, M.A.; Liz Grazioli-Talbot, M.S.W.; Jean Gust, Ph.D.; Louis Katz, Ph.D.; Laurette Lipman, M.A.; Mark McMillan, M.S.W.; Joyce Pearlman, M.S.W.; Steven Pence, Ph.D.; Sandra Quigley, M.S.W.; Kelli Weller, M.A.

Individual Psychotherapy- Angela Avery, M.A.; Ron Boardway, Ph.D.; Shirley Brogan, M.A.; Bart Burger, M.A.; Naomi Casement, M.S.W.; Rita Clark, M.S.W.; Cate Desjardins, M.S.W.; Rachel Hagerty, M.A.; Christian Hanson, M.S.W.; Paula Kirsch, M.S.W.; Joe Kort, Ph.D.; Tomeka Liscombe, M.A.; Pamela Manela, M.S.W.; Pamela Minelli, M.S.W.; Sean OTuathal, M.A.; Adam Pasciak, Ph.D.; Jodi Siberski, M.A.; Alicia Tisdale, Ph.D.; Diana Yurk, Ph.D.; Talia Ziv, Ph.D.

Marriage & Couples Counseling- Laura Aula-Boye, M.S.W.; Bart Burger, M.A.; Theresa Callard-Moore, M.S.W.; Jon Clark, Ph.D.; Rita Clark, M.S.W.; Gloria Cruice, Ph.D.; Anthony De Orio, M.S.; Christian Hanson, M.S.W.; Liz Grazioli-Talbot, M.S.W.; Jean Gust, Ph.D.; Elizabeth Jackson, M.A.; Louis Katz, Ph.D.; Paula Kirsch, M.S.W.; Charles Mills, Ph.D.; Sean OTuathal, M.A.; Joyce Pearlman, M.S.W.; Sandra Quigley, M.S.W.; Ron Ramsey, D.Min.; Ralph Schillace, Ph.D.; Jodi Siberski, M.A.; John Sternfels, M.A.; Lynn Vaughn, Ph.D.; Kelli Weller, M.A.; Diana Yurk, Ph.D.; Talia Ziv, Ph.D.

Therapeutic Specialty Areas:
Abuse: Verbal, Physical, Sexual-
Martin Wunsch, Ph.D.
Acceptance Commitment Therapy-
Talia Ziv, Ph.D.
ADD, ADHD, LD-
Ron Boardway, Ph.D.; Carole Flevaris, Ph.D.; Katee Francies, M.S.; Lisa Weber, MSW; Martin Wunsch, Ph.D.
Addiction & Recovery- Salma Ajo, Ph.D.; Ellen Blau, Psy.D.; Naomi Casement, M.S.W.; Thomas Clark, Ph.D.; Anthony De Orio, M.S.; Cate Desjardins, M.S.W.; Katee Francies, M.S.; Susan Gross, Psy.D.; Mark McMillan, M.S.W.; Linda Moody, M.S.W.; Bernadine Petzold, Ph.D.; Talia Ziv, Ph.D.
Adjustment Disorders- Mary Clark, Ed.D.; Kimberly Goodwin, M.R.C.; Mary Rich, M.S.W.
Adjustment to Loss-
Ralph Schillace, Ph.D.
Adjustment to Traumatic Life Events-
Ralph Schillace, Ph.D.
Adoption Issues-
Michael Colman, M.D.; Jessica Gupta, M.S.A.A.; Victoria Schreiber, M.A.
Adult Survivors of Dysfunctional Families-
Linda Moody, M.S.W.; Barbara Nickel, M.S.W.; Sean OTuathal, M.A.; Sandra Quigley, M.S.W.
Aging Parent Issues-
Gloria Cruice, Ph.D.; Richard Traitel, Ph.D.
Anger Management-
Anthony De Orio, M.S.; Susan Gross, Psy.D.; Charles Mills, Ph.D.; Adam Pasciak, Ph.D.; Jodi Siberski, M.A.; Lynn Vaughn, Ph.D.
Anxiety Disorders-
Angela Avery, M.A.; Howard Belkin, M.D.; Christine Cantrell, Ph.D.; Nathan Comerford, M.A.; Christine deLange, Ph.D.; Elana Gottfried, M.S.W.; Liz Grazioli-Talbot, M.S.W.; Susan Gross, Psy.D.; Jean Gust, Ph.D.; Rachel Hagerty, M.A.;Louis Katz, Ph.D.; Amy Kinner, M.S.W.; Laurette Lipman, M.A.; Robert Mielke, Ph.D.; Charles Mills, Ph.D.; Adam Pasciak, Ph.D.; Steven Pence, Ph.D.; Sandra Quigley, M.S.W.; Theresa Quinn, M.A.; Jill Schram, Ph.D.; Melanie Schwartz, Psy.D.; Jill Wasserman, M.A.; Kelli Weller, M.A.; Terry Wisniewski, M.A.; Nicholas Zielke, M.S.W.
Anxiety & Depression- Laura Aula-Boye, M.S.W.; Kristen Beyer, Ph.D.; Michael Colman, M.D.; Anthony De Orio, M.S.; Kimberly Goodwin, M.R.C.; Camille Greenwald, Ph.D.; Jean Gust, Ph.D.; Paula Kirsch, M.S.W.; Tomeka Liscombe, M.A.; Terri Lukomski, M.S.W.; Mark McMillan, M.S.W.; Pamela Minelli, M.S.W.; Leslie Nilsson, M.S.W.; Bonnie Parker, Psy.D.; Joyce Pearlman, M.S.W.; Bernadine Petzold, Ph.D.; Sandra Quigley, M.S.W.; Mary Rich, M.S.W.; Victoria Schreiber, M.A.; Aja Temple, Ph.D.; Richard Traitel, Ph.D.; Lynn Vaughn, Ph.D.; Katherine Walker, M.S.W; Terry Wisniewski, M.A.
Art Therapy with Children & Families-
Theresa Quinn, M.A.
Autism/Asperger's Disorders-
Laura Aula-Boye, M.S.W.
Bariatric Testing-
Richard Traitel, Ph.D.
Blended Families-
Lynn Vaughn, Ph.D.
Business Consulting-
Richard Traitel, Ph.D.
Career Counseling/Coaching-
John Beiter, Ph.D.; Richard Traitel, Ph.D.
Caregivers, Parents, Families of Children with Special Needs-
Tiffanye Teagarden, M.A.
Chemical Dependency Treatment & Evaluations-
Salma Ajo, Ph.D.; Carmela Ayoub, M.S.W.;Thomas Blume, Ph.D.; Shirley Brogan, M.A.; Carole Flevaris, Ph.D.; Susan Gross, Psy.D.; Amy Kinner, M.S.W.; Terri Lukomski, M.S.W.; Barbara Nickel, M.S.W.; Mark McMillan, M.S.W.; Judith Trenkamp, Ph.D.Jill Wasserman, M.A.; Talia Ziv, Ph.D.
Chemical Dependency (Traditional/Non-Traditional) Residential Programs-
Connie Wood, M.S.
Child Management & Parenting - Karen Anthony, M.A.; Laurette Lipman, M.A.; Pamela Manela, M.S.W.; Karen Schulte, M.S.W.; Melanie Schwartz, Psy.D.; Lisa Weber, M.S.W.; Martin Wunsch, Ph.D.; Talia Ziv, Ph.D.
Christian Oriented Therapy-
Carmela Ayoub, M.S.W.; Mary Clark, Ed.D.
Chronic Pain & Illness-
Ellen Blau, Psy.D.; Kimberly Goodwin, M.R.C.; Terri Lukomski, M.S.W.; Leslie Nilsson, M.S.W.; Mary Rich, M.S.W.; Matt Sweet, M.S.W.; Katherine Walker, M.S.W.
Codependency Issues-
Katee Francies, M.S.; Elaine Horigian, M.A.; Barbara Johnson, M.A.; Amy Kinner, M.S.W.; Sandra Quigley, M.S.W.; Terrence Shulman, M.S.W.
Cognitive/Behavioral Therapy - John Beiter, Ph.D.; Rita Clark, M.S.W.; Rachel Hagerty, M.A.; Christian Hanson, M.S.W.; Steven Pence, Ph.D.; Mary Rich, M.S.W.; Sandra Quigley, M.S.W.; Jill Schram, Ph.D.; Melanie Schwartz, Psy.D.; Lisa Weber, M.S.W.; Nicholas Zielke, M.S.W.
Compassion Fatigue-
Paula Kirsch,.M.S.W.
Compulsive Shopping/Spending-
Terrence Shulman, M.S.W.
Crisis Response-
Jessica Gupta, M.S.A.A.
Deaf & Hard of Hearing Counseling-
June Walakiewicz, M.S.W.
Depression-
Angela Avery, M.A.; Christine Cantrell, Ph.D.; Nathan Comerford, M.A.; Cate Desjardins, M.S.W.; Margaret Devereaux, M.A.; Allison Dougherty, M.A.; Katee Francies, M.S.; Liz Grazioli-Talbot, M.S.W.; Susan Gross, Psy.D.; Julie Hamilton, M.S.W.; Louis Katz, Ph.D.; Amy Kinner, M.S.W.; Robert Mielke, Ph.D.; Adam Pasciak, Ph.D.; Theresa Quinn, M.A.; Terry Wisniewski, M.A.; June Walakiewicz, M.S.W.; Martin Wunsch, Ph.D.
Developmental Delays or Disabilities in Young Children 0 thru 6-
Karen Anthony, M.A.
Dialectical Behavior Therapy-
Carole Flevaris, Ph.D.
Disability Adjustment-
Leslie Nilsson, M.S.W.; Katherine Walker, M.S.W.
Divorce Issues-
Angela Avery, M.A.; Thomas Blume, Ph.D.; Christine deLange, Ph.D.; Richard Traitel, Ph.D.; Lynn Vaughn, Ph.D.; Martin Wunsch, Ph.D.
Domestic Violence - Christine deLange, Ph.D.; Martin Wunsch, Ph.D.
Dual Diagnosis-
Jill Wasserman, M.A.
Eating Disorders-
Mary Clark, Ed.D.; Christine deLange, Ph.D.; Barbara Nickel, M.S.W.; Ellen Tabak, M.S.W.; Talia Ziv, Ph.D.
Educational Consulting-
Connie Wood, M.S.; Diana Yurk, Ph.D.
Executive Coaching-
Richard Traitel, Ph.D.
Eye Movement Desensitization  Reprocessing-
Adam Pasciak, Ph.D.; John Sternfels, M.A.; Judith Trenkamp, Ph.D.
Forensic Psychology-
Michael Abramsky, Ph.D.; Richard Traitel, Ph.D.
Forgiveness Therapy- Ron Ramsey, D.Min.
Gambling Addiction-
Naomi Casement, M.S.W.; Karen Smigelski, M.A.; Judith Trenkamp, Ph.D.
Gay & Lesbian, Bisexual & Transexual Issues- Bart Burger, M.A.; Christine Cantrell, Ph.D.; Rita Clark, M.S.W.; Anthony De Orio, M.S.; Christian Hanson, M.S.W.; Paula Kirsch, M.S.W.; Joe Kort, Ph.D.; Joyce Pearlman, M.S.W.; Richard Traitel, Ph.D.
Geriatric Psychotherapy- Gloria Cruice, Ph.D.; Carole Flevaris, Ph.D.; Mary Rich, M.S.W.; John Trask, Ph.D.
Grief, Loss & Bereavement-
John Beiter, Ph.D.; Shirley Brogan, M.A.; Christine Cantrell, Ph.D.; Laurette Lipman, M.A.; Tomeka Liscombe, M.A.; Robert Mielke, Ph.D.; Theresa Quinn, M.A.
Headache Coach-
Ellen Blau, Psy.D.
Health & Medical Issues- Jill Schram, Ph.D.
HIV/AIDS-
Matt Sweet, M.S.W.
Hoarding/Cluttering-
Terrence Shulman, M.S.W.
Holistic Counseling-
Theresa Callard-Moore, M.S.W.
Hypnosis-
Martin Wunsch, Ph.D.
Imago Relationship Therapy- Joe Kort, Ph.D.; Talia Ziv, Ph.D.
Industrial/Organizational Consulting- Richard Traitel, Ph.D.
Internet Porn Addiction-
John Sternfels, M.A.
Interventions -
Susan Gross, Psy.D.
Learning Disabilities-
Ron Boardway, Ph.D.
Life Coaching-
  Ellen Blau, Psy.D.; Mary Rich, M.S.W.; Richard Traitel, Ph.D.; Lisa Weber, M.S.W.; Talia Ziv, Ph.D.
Life Transitions-
Carmela Ayoub, M.S.W.; Camille Greenwald, Ph.D.; Theresa Quinn, M.A.
Medication Management-
Howard Belkin, M.D.
Men’s Issues-
John Beiter, Ph.D.; Jon Clark, Ph.D.; Thomas Clark, Ph.D.; Terrence Shulman, M.S.W.
Mid-Life Growth & Change-
Shirley Brogan, M.A.
Mood Disorders-
Carmela Ayoub, M.S.W.; Mary Clark, Ed.D.; Katee Francies, M.S.; Julie Hamilton, M.S.W.; Barbara Johnson, M.A.; Charles Mills, Ph.D.; Jill Schram, Ph.D.; Karen Schulte, M.S.W.; Matt Sweet, M.S.W.; Lisa Weber, M.S.W.
Multi-Cultural Issues-
Aja Temple, Ph.D.
Negative Self-Talk & Self-Esteen Issues-
Nicholas Zielke, M.S.W.
Neuropsychology- Martin Wunsch, Ph.D.
Oppositional Defiance Disorder/Juvenile Justice Diversion-
Tomeka Liscombe, M.A.
Parenting Consulation-
Karen Anthony, M.A.; Victoria Schreiber, M.A.; Talia Ziv, Ph.D.
Partner Relational Trauma Recovery- John Sternfels, M.A.
Partners of Sex Addicts- Barbara Johnson, M.A.; Constance Stephenson, M.S.W.
Police, Fire & Dispatch Psychotherapy-
Kristen Beyer, Ph.D.; Thomas Clark, Ph.D.
Polyamory/Non-Monogamy-
Matt Sweet, M.S.W.
Post Partum Depression-
Camille Greenwald, Ph.D.; Laurette Lipman, M.A.
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder-
Kristen Beyer, Ph.D.; Theresa Callard-Moore, M.S.W.; Naomi Casement, M.S.W.; Thomas Clark, Ph.D.; Cate Desjardins, M.S.W.; Elana Gottfried, M.S.W.; Linda Moody, M.S.W.; Beverly Talan, Ph.D.; June Walakiewicz, M.S.W.; Sheila Wasung, M.S.W.; Martin Wunsch, Ph.D.
Pregnancy & Postpartum Transition, Anxiety & Depression-
Cate Desjardins, M.S.W.
Premarital Marriage Counseling-
Ron Ramsey, D.Min.
Priestess/Priest Training Program-
Betz King, Psy.D.
Psychoanalysis-
Michael Colman, M.D.
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy-
Howard Belkin, M.D.; Michael Colman, M.D.; Gloria Cruice, Ph.D.
Psychodynamic Psychotherapy-
Michael Abramsky, Ph.D.; Camille Greenwald, Ph.D.
Psychological Evaluations & Testing-
Salma Ajo, Ph.D.; Alicia Tisdale, Ph.D.John Trask, Ph.D.; Diana Yurk, Ph.D.
Psycho-Spiritual Workshops & Groups-
Betz King, Psy.D.
Relationship Counseling-
Salma Ajo, Ph.D.; Carmela Ayoub, M.S.W.; Barbara Johnson, M.A.; Robert Mielke, Ph.D.; Jodi Siberski, M.A.; Talia Ziv, Ph.D.
Ritual & Psycho-Spiritual Ceremony Development-
Betz King, Psy.D.
School & Educational Psychology/Counseling-
Carole Flevaris, Ph.D.; Paul Paskiewicz, Ph.D.; Aja Temple, Ph.D.
Sex Therapy-
John Beiter, Ph.D.; Joe Kort, Ph.D.; Lynn Vaughn, Ph.D.; Kelli Weller, M.A.
Sexual Addiction/Co-Dependency- Elizabeth Jackson, M.A.; Judith Trenkamp, Ph.D.; Kelli Weller, M.A.
Sexual Addiction/Compulsion- Theresa Callard-Moore, M.S.W.; Naomi Casement, M.S.W.; Jon Clark, Ph.D.; Joe Kort, Ph.D.; John Sternfels, M.A.; Judith Trenkamp, Ph.D.
Sexual & Physical Abuse- Karen Schulte, M.S.W.
Sexual Health-
Matt Sweet, M.S.W.
Sexual Identity Issues-
Thomas Blume, Ph.D.; Nicholas Zielke, M.S.W.
Sexual Dysfunction-
Theresa Callard-Moore, M.S.W.; Kimberly Goodwin, M.R.C.; Elana Gottfried, M.S.W.
Sexual Trauma-
Naomi Casement, M.S.W.; Elana Gottfried, M.S.W.
Shoplifting Addiction-
Terrence Shulman, M.S.W.
Solution Focused Brief Therapy-
Mary Rich, M.S.W.; Richard Traitel, Ph.D.
Spinal Cord Injury-
Terri Lukomski, M.S.W.; Leslie Nilsson, M.S.W.; Mary Rich, M.S.W.; Katherine Walker, M.S.W.
Spirituality & Psychotherapy-
Christine Cantrell, Ph.D.
Stress Management-
Jean Gust, Ph.D.; Richard Traitel, Ph.D.
Survivors of Physical & Sexual Abuse-
Jean Gust, Ph.D.; Elizabeth Jackson, M.A.
Supervision- Michael Colman, M.D.; Betz King, Psy.D.; Pamela Manela, M.S.W.; Robert Mielke, Ph.D.; Victoria Schreiber, M.A.
Therapeutic Boarding School Placement -
Connie Wood, M.S.
Transgender Issues-
Elana Gottfried, M.S.W.
Transgender Support Groups-
Nicholas Zielke, M.S.W.
Trauma in Early Childhood-
Karen Anthony, M.A.
Trauma Related Addictive Disorders- Constance Stephenson, M.S.W.
Trauma: Sexual, Physical & Emotional-
Georgia Carpenter, M.A.; Naomi Casement, M.S.W.; Elizabeth Jackson, M.A.; Barbara Johnson, M.A.; Pamela Manela, M.S.W.; Adam Pasciak, Ph.D.; Bernadine Petzold, Ph.D.; Sheila Wasung, M.S.W.
Traumatic Brain Injury- Terri Lukomski, L.M.S.W.; Leslie Nilsson, L.M.S.W.; Mary Rich, L.M.S.W.; Katherine Walker, M.S.W.
Wilderness Therapy Placement-
Connie Wood, M.S.
Women’s Therapy Groups-
Linda Moody, M.S.W.
Women's Issues-
Laura Aula-Boye, M.S.W.; Mary Clark, Ed.D.; Camille Greenwald, Ph.D.; Crisis Response- Jessica Gupta, M.S.A.A.Jean Gust, Ph.D.; Elizabeth Jackson, M.A.; Bridget Kramer, M.S.W.; Talia Ziv, Ph.D.
Women's Pelvic Pain Disorders- Elana Gottfried, M.S.W.
Young Adult (Failure to Launch) Placements-
Connie Wood, M.S.
Youth Conduct & Behavioral Disorders- Rita Clark, M.S.W.



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  

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