Our Professional Staff
Our professional staff have a wide range of personal and professional experience, and are licensed and/or certified in the fields of psychology, social work, or nursing with appropriate advanced degrees (Masters or Doctorate). Each has additional training and supervised experience, and has completed nationally standardized examinations in his/her respective profession.
Select below for a brief biography and description of their training and professional experience.
- Lisa Bechtel, LPC, RPT-S
- Dana Berg-Grala, LPC NCC CADC
- Ford Brooks, EdD, NCC, LPC, CADC
- John-Paul Checkett, PhD
- Rebekah L. Feeser, PhD
- Eric J. Fringer, LCSW
- Jessie E. Harpel-Fickes, MS, LPC, NCC
- Ruth Kovacs, MS, LMFT
- Carol C. Mills, PsyD
- Caron A. Zell, MA, LPC
Part of Your Health Care Team
As one of the area’s foremost psychological practices, we have established close working relationships with most local physicians and healthcare facilities. As members of your total health care team, we make every effort to coordinate your treatment with your primary care physician at your request. Our staff is knowledgeable about different medications that are helpful in psychological treatment. We can work closely with your primary care provider to be sure you receive the best treatment possible. If your care requires it, we can help you arrange for psychiatric consultation or for more intensive services.