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Michelle Kasinec, PhD

Dr. Michelle Kasinec is the founder of GLIO Counseling Group and a Licensed Professional Counselor, with an Advanced Addictions Specialist Certification.  Dr. Kasinec is an active member of the National Board of Certified Counselors and trained in outpatient mental health and rehabilitation settings.  She provides counseling to individuals, couples, and families experiencing psychological and social difficulties. Her diverse clinical work has provided her the knowledge and experience required to work effectively with all age groups. Dr. Kasinec has extensive experience working with depression, anxiety, women’s issues, and adolescents. She has a special interest in working with couples. 

Dr. Kasinec is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.

License/Certifications 
Doctorate in Psychology (PhD)
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
Internationally Certified Advanced Alcohol & Drug Counselor (ICAADC)
National Certified Counselor (NCC)


Laura VanLandeghem LMSW 

Laura has been a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) for over 16 years, seeing patients at GLIO Counseling Group since 2012.  She received her Master’s Degree in Social Work from Michigan State University.  Her passions include her family, dogs, baking, and enjoying the outdoors.  As a therapist, Laura enjoys helping those struggling with anxiety, depression, addictions, and relationship conflicts.  She has extensive experience working with both adults and children.  A mother of four, she has a heart for children in need of a friendly ear. She is especially devoted to walking alongside couples struggling in their marriages and enjoys helping them to improve their relationship.


Jennifer Corrigan, LMSW

 

License/Certifications 
Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW)


Mary Kay Riley, MA LPC NCC 

Mary Kay is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC).  She is also a National Certified Counselor (NCC) who received her Master’s Degree in Counseling at Oakland University and her Bachelor’s Degree in Family and Community Services at Michigan State University.  Mary Kay’s previous experiences include working in both outpatient and inpatient settings.  She has experience working with clients who are struggling with mental health and addiction issues.  Mary Kay utilizes an eclectic approach, but draws heavily from ACT and Reality Therapy.  Mary Kay entered the counseling profession to assist others to develop their inner strength and to help them to learn how to love themselves and others unconditionally. She provides therapy for a diverse adult population.  Her hobbies and interest include baking, reading, continuing her education, and taking long walks with her dog Eli. 


Joseph Harman, MA LPC

Joe is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a  lifelong resident of Northern Oakland County.  Joe has a heart working with children.  He obtained both a Bachelor's Degree in Secondary Education and a Master's of Arts in Counseling from Oakland University.  Joes works well with all populations.  He works well with children, adolescents, young adults, and their families.  He is comfortable working with difficult situations such as: grief and loss; including pet loss.  When Joe is not working at GLIO, he can be found outdoors, researching the Titanic, or cooking. 


Virginia A. Krolczyk, D.M, Ed.S., LPC

Dr. Krolczyk has been a high school guidance counselor since 1999, an adjunct college professor in a Clinical Mental Health Program since 2012, and a clinical therapist since 2017.  She received a Doctorate of Management and Executive Leadership Degree from Walsh College, A Master's Degree in School Guidance and Counseling from University of Detroit Mercy, and a Bachelor's Degree in Education from Central Michigan University.  She obtained an Educational Specialist Certificate in Administration from Wayne State University and is also a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC).   Dr. Krolczyk is a member of the Michigan Association for College Admission Counseling (MACAC) Government Relations Committee and advocates for educational reform through Michigan's Talent and Workforce.  She published her first book in 2017; Student Capital: Investing in Kids and their NEeds.  She has been traind in human trafficking and on opiate abuse.  Her passion is helping individuals find balance in their lives so they can function on a dalily basis and reach their goals.  Her expertise includes working with:  Depression and Anxiety, Adolescent Issues, School Refusal, College/Career Guidance, Couples/Marriage Counseling, Anger management, family therapy, Social Media Addiction, and Substance Abuse.

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