Therapists

Please note that therapists vary in their availability to take new clients as well as the insurances they are able to accept. We encourage new clients to inquire with our intake staff at (614) 849-8204 to find out more information about availability and scheduling.

  • Shira Alt, LPC
    (she/her)


    Location: Westerville

    Shira Alt is a Licensed Professional Counselor through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. She received her Master of Science in Clinical/Pastoral Counseling from Loyola University Maryland. While obtaining her Master’s degree, Shira served as a clinical intern for a non-profit organization that provides support services to those experiencing homelessness. She also worked as a guidance counselor for elementary and middle school-age girls at a Baltimore private school.

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  • Lindsey Basista, LSW
    she/her

    Location: Remote

    Lindsey Basista is a Licensed Social Worker through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board.  Lindsey earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with a minor in Sexuality Studies from The Ohio State University.  She continued her education at Ohio State and graduated from the university’s Master of Social Work program with a clinical focus on Mental Health and Substance Use practice.

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  • Kara Bradley, LPC
    (she/her)

    Location: Hilliard

    Kara Bradley is a Licensed Professional Counselor through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. Kara received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and English with a multi-cultural certificate from the University of Missouri-Columbia. She then attended The Ohio State University where she received her Master of Arts in Counselor Education with a focus in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.

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  • Nick Brausch, LSW
    (he/him)

    Location: Remote

    Nick Brausch is a Licensed Social Worker through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board.  Nick earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with minors in Sociology and Substance Misuse/Addiction from The Ohio State University.  He continued his education at Ohio State and graduated from the university’s Master of Social Work program with a clinical focus on Mental Health and Substance Use practice.

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  • Contessa Bush, LSW
    she/her

    Location: Remote

    Contessa Bush is a Licensed Social Worker, licensed through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. Contessa received her Master’s degree in Social Work from Cleveland State University. Before attending graduate school, she completed a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Wright State University where she started her career working with children and adults with intellectual disabilities. Serving that population, which in some cases consumers happened to be dually diagnosed with mental health barriers, inspired her to further her education and service people from a clinical perspective.

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  • Sarah Dundar, LPC
    (she/her)

    Location: Hilliard

    Sarah Dundar is a Licensed Professional Counselor through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapy Board. She has earned a bachelor’s of arts degree in Psychology from Mount Vernon Nazarene University. Sarah currently attends Ashland University as a master’s degree student in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program. 

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  • Deborah Frazier, LSW
    (she/her)


    Location: Hilliard

    Deborah Frazier is a Licensed Social Worker through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. Deborah attended The Ohio State University where she originally received a Bachelor's Degree in Science. After several years of working in the corporate arena, she decided to return to The Ohio State University to obtain her Master of Social Work.

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  • Summer Gonzalez, MSEd., LPC
    (she/her)

    Location: Hilliard

    Summer is a State of Ohio Licensed Professional Counselor. She attended The Ohio State University where she obtained a Bachelor of Arts in psychology and graduated from the University of Dayton with a Master of Science in education, in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.

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  • Steve Guglielmi, LPCC-S


    Location: Hilliard

    Steve Guglielmi is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. Steve received his Bachelor of Science in Psychology with a minor in Sociology from The Ohio State University. He then went on to receive his Master of Science in Education in Community Counseling from University of Dayton.

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  • Jeffrey Halberg, LISW-S
    he/him

    Location: Hilliard

    Jeffrey Halberg LISW-S, LICDC-CS-R is a clinical social worker, and supervisor, who works with children, families, couples and individuals in an outpatient office setting at Nemeth Counseling.  Jeffrey has been providing mental health recovery services for over 23 years.  Jeffrey has participated in the clinical testing and implementation of the Integrative Family and System Treatment model of care by The Ohio State university.  He was directly trained in this evidence based model of care by Dave Grove and Andy Solovey.

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  • Caitlin Hay, LSW


    Location: Hilliard

    Caitlin Hay is a Licensed Social Worker through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. She earned her Master of Social Work at The Ohio State University, where she focused her education on evidence-based clinical therapy with individuals and groups. She also holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston.

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  • Danyel Heilman, LSW


    Location: Hilliard

    Danyel is a Licensed Social Worker through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. She completed her undergraduate degree at Ohio Northern University with a Bachelor of Arts where she dual majored in Psychology and Sociology. Danyel then went on to earn her Master of Social Work degree from The Ohio State University.

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  • Amber Jackson, LPC


    Location: Hilliard

    Amber Jackson is a Licensed Professional Counselor through the Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage & Family Board of the state of Ohio.  She completed her graduate training at the University of Dayton where she primarily focused on working with children in the elementary school setting. 


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  • Megan Kavinsky, LPC
    (she/her)


    Location: Westerville

    Megan Kavinsky is a Licensed Professional Counselor through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from The Ohio State University in Human Development and Family Science, and went on to attend Ashland Theological Seminary, where she received her Master's degree in Clinical Mental Health.

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  • Cassidy Keller, LPCC
    (she/her)

    Location: Westerville

    Cassidy Keller is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board and a National Certified Counselor (NCC) through the National Board for Certified Counselors, Inc.  She received an Associates of Arts degree in Psychology at West Virginia University at Parkersburg. From there, she went on to West Virginia University where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, with a minor in Communications, and her Master of Arts in Counseling.

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  • Jon Lucas, LISW-S
    (he/him)


    Location: Westerville

    Jon Lucas is licensed by the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapy Board as an Independently Licensed Social Worker with a Supervisory designation.  He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work at Bluffton University in Bluffton, OH and his Master’s Degree in Social Work from The Ohio State University.

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  • Jasmine Lutz, LPC
    (she/her)

    Location: Westerville

    Jasmine is a Licensed Professional Counselor through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. Jasmine completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and a minor in Criminal Justice. She then went on to earn a Masters of Education degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from The University of Dayton.

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  • Carla Martin, LSW
    (she/her)

    Location: Remote





  • Beth McElheny, CT
    (she/her)

    Location: Hilliard

    Beth is licensed as a Counselor Trainee through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Minor in Family Studies from Miami University. She is currently working towards her Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling through Wright State University.

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  • Kendle Meese, LSW
    (she/her)


    Location: Hilliard

    Kendle Meese is a Licensed Social Worker through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board.  She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Women’s Studies from the University of Maryland and continued her education at The Ohio State University where she earned her Master of Social Work.

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  • Joey Mong, LPC
    (he/him)

    Location: Westerville

    Joseph Mong is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology at The University of Akron, with a minor in Sociology. From there, he went on to Ohio University in Athens, Ohio, where he earned his Masters of Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.

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  • Alison Nolder, LSW
    (she/her)

    Location: Hillard

    Alison Nolder is a Licensed Social Worker through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminology and Exercise Science from Capital University. Alison then pursued her Master of Social Work from The Ohio State University, focusing on Mental Health and Substance Misuse.


  • Erin O'Riley, LSW
    (she/her)

    Location: Hilliard

    Erin O’Riley is a Licensed Social Worker through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. Erin received a Bachelors of Art majoring in Psychology at The Ohio State University. She later earned her Master’s in Social Work at The Ohio State University, focusing on mental health and substance use.

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  • Cori Overs, LPC
    (she/her)

    Location: Hilliard

    Cori is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board and a Provisional Registered Art Therapist (ATR-P) through the Art Therapy Credentials Board. Cori received her Bachelor of Arts from The Ohio State University in Psychology and went on to receive her Master of Arts in Counseling: Art Therapy from Adler University in Chicago Illinois.

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  • Ellen Papadeas, LPCC
    (she/her)

    Location: Westerville

    Ellen Papadeas is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor through the state of Ohio, as well as a Licensed Mental Health Counselor through the state of Massachusetts. She earned her Bachelor of  Arts in English Literature from Davidson College in NC and her Master of Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Lesley University in Cambridge MA.

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  • Sara Parko, LSW
    (she/her)

    Location: Hilliard

    Sara Parko is a License in Social Worker through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. Sara received her Master’s degree in Social Work, with a focus in Mental Health and Substance Use practice from The Ohio State University. Sara completed a Bachelor’s degree in Communication from DePauw University and worked for ten years in marketing. Sara’s work within the community providing advocacy services to sexual assault survivors inspired her to change careers. Sara continues to be passionate about survivor services as well as Perinatal (Maternal) Mental Health and is pursuing her Perinatal Mental Health Certificate (PMH-C) from Postpartum Support International. 

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  • Julie Piatt, LSW


    Location: Community-Based

    Julie is a Licensed Social Worker through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. She received her Bachelor of Arts and Sciences in Social Work from The Ohio State University. Julie has worked in the mental health field for 19 years, primarily with children and families who have experienced trauma.

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  • Emma Poduska, LPC
    (she/her)

    Location: Hilliard

    Emma Poduska is a Licensed Professional Counselor through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. Emma received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Hiram College. She then went on to receive her Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Ashland Theological Seminary.

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  • Lacy Purdum, CT
    (she/her)

    Location: Hilliard

    Lacy Purdum is a licensed Counselor Trainee through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapy Board. She has earned a bachelor’s of arts degree in Psychology from the Ohio State University. Lacy currently attends the University of Dayton as a master’s degree student in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program. 

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  • Kate Rinehart, LISW, CDWF, LICDC
    (she/her)

    Location: Westerville

    Kate is a Licensed Independent Social Worker and Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor who works with men and women with mental health and addiction diagnoses. She began her educational career in 2009, graduating from Columbus State Community College with an Associate Degree in Addiction Studies.  Continuing her education she pursued her Bachelors of Social Work through Mount Vernon Nazarene University in 2014 and she then pursued her Masters of Social Work, graduating in 2016.

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  • Megan Roesch, MSW, LSW
    (she/her)

    Location: Hilliard

    Megan Roesch is a Licensed Social Worker, licensed through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. Megan received her Master’s degree in Social Work, with a focus in Mental Health and Substance Use practice. Before attending graduate school, she completed a Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education and briefly taught the first grade as a student teacher. Her work with young children in the classroom, who happened to be struggling with depression and ADHD, was what inspired her to work with children from a clinical perspective.

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  • Katie Vlachos, LSW
    she/her

    Location: Hilliard & Community - Based

    Katherine (Katie) Vlachos is a Licensed Social Worker through the state of Ohio, as well as in Pennsylvania where she relocated from in 2020. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Human Development & Family Studies from Penn State in 2005 and her Master of Social Work with a Behavioral Health Specialization from Marywood University in Scranton, Pennsylvania in 2009.

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  • Kristina Walsh, LPC
    (she/her)

    Location: Westerville

    Kristina Walsh is a Licensed Professional Counselor through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. Kristina received her Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies with a minor in Sociology from Baldwin-Wallace University. She then went on to receive her Master of Arts in Counseling Ministries degree from Methodist Theological School in Ohio.

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  • Heather Willey, LISW


    Location: Hilliard

    Heather Willey is a Licensed Independent Social Worker through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapy Board. Heather graduated from the Ohio State University with her Master of Social Work, after completing her Bachelor’s degree at Miami University, with a focus on the sociological impacts of crime and deviance.

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  • Emily Wilson, LISW-S
    (she/her)


    Location: Hilliard

    Emily Wilson is a Licensed Independent Social Worker through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. Emily received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the College of Wooster. Additionally, she has a Master of Research from the University of York and a Master of Social Work from The Ohio State University.

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  • Amanda Winck, LSW
    (she/her)

    Location: Hilliard

    Amanda Winck is a Licensed Social Worker through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. Amanda earned her Bachelor of Social Work through The Ohio State University with minors in Women and Gender Studies and Sexuality Studies, and then earned her Master of Social Work through Boston University. 

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Locations

Office Hours

Individual therapist schedules vary

Monday:

8:00 am-9:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-9:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-9:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-9:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-9:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-4:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed