Libby McHugh, LISW-S, LICDC

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Therapist

Libby McHugh LISW-S, LICDC works  with adults struggling with perinatal mood & anxiety disorders, addiction and eating disorders. This work has taught Ms. McHugh that recovery is possible and it's different for everyone. Her"happy place" as a therapist is  working alongside motivated, adult clients looking to reduce & relieve distress in their lives caused by substances, eating disorders and/or postpartum difficulties. She is no stranger to mood & anxiety disorders; often coming from a Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing and DBT informed framework. Whew! That feels like a lot...humor, although underrated is often woven into the process.

 

Ms. McHugh has also post-Master's training in EMDR, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, addictions and eating disorders, and continues to receive clinical training in postpartum mood and anxiety disorders, as she believes learning does not end.

Ms. McHugh prioritizes the necessity of a non-judgmental and safe therapeutic environment to foster the greatest potential for behavioral change, and whole heartedly believes change looks unique for each individual.

Stephanie MacDonald, LISW-S

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Therapist

Stephanie MacDonald LISW-S works with adolescents and adults specializing in feeding and eating disorders, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, and parent coaching.  She earned her bachelor’s degree from Ashland University and her Master’s degree from Ohio State University.  She has had specific training in Maudsley Family Therapy as well as behavior modification.  Prior to joining the Counseling and Wellness Group, Stephanie worked in community mental health and has clinical experience in the residential, partial hospitalization, and outpatient levels of care.  

Victoria Riola, LISW-S

Therapist

Vicki Riola, LISW-S works with adults specializing perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, feeding and food issues, anxiety disorders, and mood disorders. She earned her bachelor's degree in psychology from the College of Wooster and master's degree in social work from Case Western Reserve University. Ms. Riola has specific training in Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders and EMDR as well. Prior to joining the Counseling and Wellness Group, she gained clinical experience in the residential, partial hospitalization, and outpatient levels of care.

Ms. Riola is passionate about helping moms navigate the various changes that can occur during pregnancy, as well as after birth. She believes in utilizing validation of emotions and will incorporate DBT skills into therapy. Ms. Riola accepts her clients where they are in their treatment while also encouraging them to change.

Jamie Page, LISW-S

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Therapist

Jamie Page, LISW-S is a trauma informed therapist who works with adults and couples specializing in complex trauma, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, anger, sexual trauma, and relationship issues.  She joins the practice with twenty years of experience and uses a variety of therapeutic modalities including but not limited to Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), and Mindfulness-based practices. She has specialized training in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Prolonged Exposure (PE), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT).

Chelsea Buck-Leilich, LSW

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Therapist

Chelsea Buck-Leilich, LSW works with adults motivated to overcome anxiety, depression, postpartum and relationship difficulties. She earned her bachelor's degree at Ohio Unversity and her Master's in Social Work from the University of Texas, Austin. Ms. Buck-Leilich holds post-Master's training in perinatal mood and anxiety disorders and draws from experience working with adolescents and adults navigate mental health needs. She is adept at working alongside her clients to find the delicate balance between change and acceptance as her ultimate goal is to help clients grow and heal; naturally building  their own toolkits to become equipped to live their most fulfilling lives. Ms. Buck-Leilich draws from Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Solution-Focused Therapies.

 

Ms. Buck-Leilich believes in the importance of the mind-body connection, incorporating mindfulness and meditation in her practice. She offers an empathetic, validating and non-judgmental space where deep trust is established in order to feel safe and comfortable while clients express their most authentic self.