Kalamazoo, MI Psychotherapist Practice & Specialty Areas


General Practice Areas:

Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy- Robert Gerl, Ph.D.
Family & Marital Therapy-
Robert Gerl, Ph.D.
General Adult Psychotherapy-
Robert Gerl, Ph.D.
General Psychotherapy- Jen Emmerich, M.S.W.; Stephen Lazar, Ph.D.
Group Psychotherapy-
Jen Emmerich, M.S.W.
Individual Psychotherapy-
Chiquitha Cornelius, Ph.D.; Gayle Shotkin, M.S.W.
Marriage & Couples Counseling-
Stephen Lazar, Ph.D.; Gayle Shotkin, M.S.W.

Therapeutic Specialty Areas:
Anxiety & Depression- Stephen Lazar, Ph.D.
Anxiety Disorders-
Gayle Shotkin, M.S.W.
Chronic Illness-
Stephen Lazar, Ph.D.
Chronic Pain-
Stephen Lazar, Ph.D.
Individual Psychotherapy-
Chiquitha Cornelius, Ph.D.
Cognitive Therapy-
Jen Emmerich, M.S.W.
Domestic Violence-
Chiquitha Cornelius, Ph.D.
EMDR-
Catherine Ellis, M.A.; Robert Gerl, D.Min.
Gay, Lesbian & Gender Issues-
Jen Emmerich, M.S.W.
Grief & Loss-
Gayle Shotkin, M.S.W.
Mood Disorders-
Gayle Shotkin, M.S.W.
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder-
Chiquitha Cornelius, Ph.D.; Robert Gerl, Ph.D.
Sex Therapy-
Gayle Shotkin, M.S.W.
Survivors of Sexual Abuse-
Jen Emmerich, M.S.W.

Insurance & Fee Information:
Sliding Fee Scale-
Chiquitha Cornelius, Ph.D.; Gayle Shotkin, M.S.W.
Aetna- Jen Emmerich, M.S.W.; Robert Gerl, Ph.D.
Blue Care Network-
Jen Emmerich, M.S.W.
Blue Cross/Blue Shield-
Jen Emmerich, M.S.W.; Robert Gerl, Ph.D.; Stephen Lazar, Ph.D.
CIGNA-
Robert Gerl, Ph.D.
Cofinity- Jen Emmerich, M.S.W.; Stephen Lazar, Ph.D.
Humana-
Robert Gerl, Ph.D.
Magellan-
Jen Emmerich, M.S.W.; Robert Gerl, Ph.D.; Stephen Lazar, Ph.D.
Medicare-
Jen Emmerich, M.S.W.; Stephen Lazar, Ph.D.
Priority Health-
Jen Emmerich, M.S.W.; Robert Gerl, Ph.D.
TriCare-
Robert Gerl, Ph.D.; Stephen Lazar, Ph.D.
United Behavioral Health-
Jen Emmerich, M.S.W.; Stephen Lazar, Ph.D.
United Health Care-
Jen Emmerich, M.S.W.; Stephen Lazar, Ph.D.
Value Options-
Stephen Lazar, Ph.D.

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 www7.dleg.state.mi.us/free/

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