Christine is a Clinical Social Worker with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from The Ohio State University and a Master’s degree in Social Work from Case Western Reserve University. She has advanced training in techniques to address sports anxiety and performance issues. Christine is also a Dialectical Behavior Therapist.
Christine utilizes Brainspotting, a technique that treats Posttraumatic Stress Disorder as well as sports performance issues. The technique of Brainspotting is an evidence-based treatment that supports the brain and body in healing from trauma.
Christine also provides therapy to those with depression, anxiety, and a variety of mental health concerns. Her approach is skills-focused to provide individuals with the techniques they need to navigate relationships, emotions, and adjust to change.
Jennifer is a Supervising Professional Clinical Counselor and earned her Bachelor’s degree from The University of Findlay studying Psychology with a Health Emphasis. She earned her Master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling through Wright State University.
Jennifer has learned to work with individuals from varying backgrounds and different diagnoses, spending her time and care with families in a community mental health setting. She brings knowledge and expertise in the area of solution-focused therapy to help each individual come to a full understanding of their potential. Jennifer loves to help youth, families, adults, and couples overcome obstacles, such as struggling with communication, interpersonal conflict, problematic behaviors, or other mental, emotional, or behavioral health concerns.
Amy is a Licensed Independent Social Worker with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Miami University and a Master’s degree in Social Work from The Ohio State University.
Amy previously worked at Nationwide Children’s Hospital providing outpatient therapy to children, adolescents and their families. Amy specializes in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Behavioral Modification, and Motivational Interviewing.
Using a strengths-based approach, Amy provides therapy to children, adults and families struggling with depression, anxiety, grief, trauma, behavior concerns and adjustment related issues. Amy believes in creating a safe place and supportive environment where one can be heard, empowered and taught skills to create change.
Kristen Gidel Kelly
LPCC-S, LICDC, CTTS
M.Ed., LPCC, CDCA
Kristen Gidel Kelly is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with a Bachelor’s Degree from the Ohio State University in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Clinical Counseling from the University of Dayton. Kristen holds a license in Clinical Counseling, Chemical Dependency Counseling, and a certificate in smoking cessation therapy.
Kristen has worked in a variety of settings in community mental health and substance abuse to populations in the Federal Government. She has spent a majority of her career specializing in substance abuse counseling with populations to include adolescents and adults with severe mental illness and substance abuse, families, incarcerated clients and those on probation, and Military and Veterans. Kristen has formerly worked with the courts and is able to provide court ordered assessments and treatment.
Kristen’s therapeutic approach includes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Rational Emotional Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and recently Cognitive Processing Therapy. Kristen is passionate about rehabilitative change and works to meet the client where they are to help them accomplish their goals. Kristen believes that the therapeutic alliance is the key to change and looks forward to working with you!
Pam Bogutz is an Independently Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with over 15 years of experience. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in psychology from Boston University and a Master’s Degree in Pastoral Clinical Counseling from Ashland Theological Seminary.
Pam has worked in a variety of settings where she provided therapy to children, adolescents and their families. Pam has spent the last 5 years, initially as a Parent Support Specialist and then transitioned into a Crisis Clinician working at Nationwide Children’s Hospital offering support, guidance, crisis intervention and therapy to children, adolescents and their families. Pam’s desire to support individuals and families through these difficult periods in their lives has been a consistent theme throughout her career in the behavioral health field.
Pam practices solution focused therapy, behavioral activation, and motivational interviewing. She believes in using a strength based approach to help bring change and growth to those individuals, couples and families struggling with communication, conflict and relationship issues. Success in a counseling relationship comes from providing a nonjudgmental safe space for individuals, couples and families to come, be heard and work towards healing in a way that will work best for them.
Cynthia is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with a Bachelor’s degree in Women’s Studies and Gender History from Ohio University and a Master’s degree in Community Counseling from Loyola University-Chicago. She has advanced training in Crisis Intervention, Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and a certificate in Chemical Dependency counseling.
Cynthia has worked in a variety of settings in community mental health, inpatient and partial hospitalization programs with adults, adolescents, children, and their families. Her specialties include issues related to depression, anxiety, relationship conflict, parenting, LGBT&Q issues, and various life changes such as divorce, maintaining sobriety, and older age transitions.
Cynthia’s therapeutic approach includes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and Mindfulness strategies. She is passionate about psycho-education and utilizes a strength-based, solution-focused approach to help clients to recognize their goals and work towards them in an effective way.
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