Samantha Cook, MS, LLP
Samantha has a Master's degree in Clinical Health Psychology. She has experience working with adults struggling with symptoms of anxiety, depression, interpersonal relationships, substance abuse, and health concerns. Samantha has an integrative approach and uses cognitive behavioral therapy as well as mindfulness techniques to collaborate with the client to address their needs. She is currently not accepting new clients.
Brian Kitson, MA, TLLP
Brian received his Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology with an emphasis in Couples and Family Therapy from Wayne State University. With his emphasis in Couples and Family Therapy, he is adept in working with individuals at any age or in any stage of their lives. His therapeutic focus is with individuals who may be struggling with depression and anxiety, specifically in the LGBTQ community. Brian uses an eclectic approach to therapy, allowing for therapy to form and adapt to the individual’s needs and wishes for therapy. He currently sees clients at the Dearborn, Brownstown, and Ferndale locations.
Kaitlin Leonard-Murali, LLPC, CAADC, ADS
Kaitlin graduated from the University of Toledo with a Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. She is a Limited Licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor. Kaitlin emphasizes utilization of holistic practices to cope with or better manage unfavorable symptoms. She has experience working with teens and adults struggling with substance abuse, eating disorders, chronic stress, low self-esteem, depression, anxiety and severe and persistent mental illness. She is not accepting new clients at this time.
Brook McKay, MA, LLP
Brook holds a Master's degree in Counseling Psychology with an emphasis in Couples and Family Therapy and a background in Music Therapy. She has over 10 years' experience working with a diverse range of individuals, couples and families experiencing relationship difficulties, eating disorders, neurodevelopmental disorders, depression, anxiety, bereavement, and/or substance abuse. While Brook treats a wide range of issues, she specializes in working with relationship issues and couples of special needs children. She is also providing Autism Evaluations. Brook's therapeutic approach is as unique as each of her clients who make the proactive decision to receive professional support. Currently, she is seeing clients and performing evaluations at the Ferndale location.
Shelley Stephens, MA, LLPC
Shelley received her Master’s degree in Counseling from Wayne State University. Her therapeutic focus is working with individuals and couples to address the issues that may be preventing them from achieving personal, sexual, and relational health. She also works with children, adolescents and adults who have experienced trauma. She strives to help one explore and process the experience, rewire the traumatized areas of the brain, and to love themselves. Her overall approach is integrative and tailored to each individual. She is trained in Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, with a focus of intergenerational trauma. She currently sees clients at the Ferndale location.