Our Staff

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Laura Vail Sage, LISW-S, LICDC-S, BC-TMH

MSW, University of Michigan

Specialties: Adults, Adolescents, Couples, Marital Therapy, Mood Disorders, Substance Abuse, Trauma and Online Therapy (webcam and/or phone)


Nelly Rimini, LISW-S, LICDC-S

MSW, University of Cincinnati

Specialties: DBT, Mental Health, Disaster & Trauma Recovery, Substance Abuse, Parenting, Mediation, Divorce.



Specialties: Adults, Adolescents, Children, Mood and Anxiety Disorders, Insomnia, ADHD/ADD, Bipolar Disorder/Manic-Depression, Schizophrenia, PTSD and Nightmares, Substance Use Disorders, LGBTQ+. *Important note: Medication management will not include the use of controlled medications. (Stimulants, sedative/hypnotics, Pain medications, etc)


Malinda Paul, PCC-S

Specialties: I treat children, adolescents, and adults individually, as well as providing therapy for families. My areas of treatment include, but are not limited to, childhood behavioral disorders, ADHD, anxiety, depressive and mood disorders, eating disorders, self-harm issues, and familial connection and communication issues.


Linda Graves-Gorrell, LISW, CCDCI

MSW, Ohio State University

Specialties: Individual, Family, Adult, Child, Adolescents, Couples, Women’s issues. Adolescents Substance Abuse

Substance Abuse Evaluation and Treatment


Beth Swan, LSW

MSW: Grand Valley State University

Specialties:  Addiction, Child or Adolescent, Depression, Loss or Grief, Anxiety, Chronic Pain or Illness, Relationship Issues, Trauma and PTSD

Melynda K. Johnson LSW

MSW University of Cincinnati

Specialties: Children, Adolescents, Adults and Seniors. Individual Behavioral Health Treatment and individual Substance Abuse Treatment.

Tela C. Williams, LSW

MSW  University of Cincinnati

SpecialtiesAdults, Adolescents, Elderly, Mental and Emotional Disorders, Renal population.


Lisa Schauer, LPCC

Specialties:   Adjustment Disorders, Anger Management, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, Couples Counseling, Depression, Divorce, Domestic Violence (Offender), Family Issues, Grief Counseling/Bereavement, Military/Veterans, Mood Disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Occupational Problems, Parenting Education, Phobias, Physical Abuse, Self Harming, Sexual Abuse Victim, Stress Management, Victims of Trauma, Women’s Issues


Thelma Wright, LSW

MSW, Northern Kentucky University.

Specialties: co-occurring psychiatric disorders, addiction, domestic violence, co-parenting, adolescent and child related disorders

Sara Johnson, LSW

MSW, Ohio University

Specialties: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Adjustment Disorders, Anxiety, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Behavioral Issues in Children/Adolescents, Conduct Disorder, Couples Counseling, Depression, Family Issues, Grief Counseling/Bereavement, Mood Disorders, Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD), Pain Management, Parenting Education, Self-Harming, and Stress Management.