Voted "BEST OF THE BEST!" psychology office in OXFORD and surrounding communities, for 7 consecutive years (2016-2022, & 2023).

We offer BOTH in-person and virtual (telehealth) appointments!  

About Us

Michelle Kasinec, PhD, LPC, ACS, CAADC

Dr. Michelle Kasinec is the founder of GLIO Counseling Group and a Licensed Professional Counselor, with an Advanced Addictions Specialist Certification.  Dr. Michelle is an active member of the National Board of Certified Counselors and an Approved Clinical Supervisior.  She obtained her supervision training at The Mentoring Institute and also holds the credential of  Mentoring Institutes Trained Superviosr (MITS).  She is fully licensed in Michigan, as well as a licensed online telehealth provider in Florida 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. Michelle has extensive experience working with depression, anxiety, women’s issues, and adolescents. She has a special interest in working with couples

Dr. Michelle 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.

Doctorate in Psychology (PhD)
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
Internationally Certified Advanced Alcohol & Drug Counselor (ICAADC)
National Certified Counselor (NCC)
Mentoring Institute Trained Supervisor (MITS)
Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS)

Jennifer Corrigan, LMSW

Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW)

Pam Schoemer Herrmann, LMSW, Ed. S

Pam is a seasoned Master Social Worker (LMSW), from the University of Michigan and received her Educational Specialist (Ed.S) from Wayne State University. Pam has a broad range of experiences ranging from substance abuse, court ordered youth, adult psychiatric hospitals, individuals with disabilities, individual and couple's counseling. Her diverse clinical background enhances her ability to work effectively with all ages. Pam uses an eclectic therapeutic approach to build on each individual's strengths and support the patient's desired outcomes.

Kathleen Marie Dallas, MS, LPC

Kathleen is a licensed professional counselor in the State of Michigan. She is a native of Michigan. She is married with three children. Kathleen has four grandchildren. In addition to family life, Kathleen has worked 24 years in human services. She graduated in 2010 with her Master of Science in mental health counseling. She believes in using an eclectic approach to tailor treatment to the individual's she serves. Kathleen is a member of the American Counseling Association. Her experience includes counseling individuals in the Michigan Prisoner Re-entry Initiative (MPRI) through Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries as part of her graduate program. She counseled individuals at Grace Centers of Hope whose problems ranged from substance abuse to homelessness. Kathleen has experience with all age groups. She is an advocate of the use of positive affirmations. Kathleen believes mental health is the most important aspect of a person's life. Without sound mental health it is exceedingly difficult to participate in our society. Kathleen believes each person deserves a balance of mind, body, and spirit. Her passion is helping others.

Sussanne Martin, LLMSW

Sussanne graduated from the University of Southern California with her Master in Social Work, and obtained her undergraduate degree in Criminology from the University of Irvine in California. Sussanne's practice focuses on domestic violence, anxiety and depression and she works primarily with teenagers, adults, and couples. Sussanne is originally from Central America. She has a passion for animals and is an avid equestrian.

Rosalie Phillips LMFT CAADC

Rosalie earned her Master’s in Marriage and Family Therapy at Seattle Pacific University in 2019, and has been working with clients in Michigan since late 2019. She has worked with individuals, couples, and families in both inpatient and outpatient settings, and has worked with many families and individuals impacted by both substance use and mental health concerns. She uses a systemic approach to therapy, and utilizes both emotionally-focused and solution-focused approaches with individuals and families. Rosalie has a Master's-level certificate in Medical Family Therapy, and cares deeply about the integration of physical and mental well-being. She is also trained in Prolonged Exposure therapy for the treatment of trauma.

Shannon Best, LLP

Shannon earned her undergrad in education from Indiana University, and has been a special education teacher since 1992. She earned her Master's Degree from Western Michigan University, and has been a Limited LIcensed Psychologist since 2000. Shannon has managed different private practices, worked in a crisis mental ward, and also had a practice at the Bowen Center (mental health clinic). She loves working with families and children. Shannon's main therapeutic approaches consist of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Reality Therapy. "Watching people grow, thrive, and enjoy life is why this profession is rewarding; helping people get the most out of who they are today and who they will be tomorrow, while learning from their past.

Adrienne Tapson-Hart, MA, LPC

Adrienne is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC),
and licensed Social Worker (LBSW). She received her Master’s Degree in Counseling from
Oakland University. She works with individuals using a person-centered, strength-based, and
faith-based approach. She has a passion for working with the geriatric population, persons with
disabilities, and women’s issues. Adrienne strives to instill hope so people feel empowered to
make change.

Beth Freeman, LLMSW

Beth is a Limited Licensed Master of Social Worker (LLMSW) and a member of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW). She graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor’s Degree in English and Wayne State University with a Master of Social Work and also studied Christian Counseling at Liberty University. Beth’s journey into the helping field began thirty years ago, supporting young adults through life transitions at campus settings. Her clinical training includes providing care to individuals and groups with addictions, behavioral, and psychiatric disorders in a large treatment facility and providing psychotherapy to youth, adults and couples in the private practice setting. Beth has extensively studied cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), a useful intervention for depression, anxiety and various other disorders. She has also served as lead facilitator of the Women’s Macomb Batterers’ Intervention Program. Beth is passionate about helping clients find hope and healing through the hard work of restructuring core beliefs about themselves, others, and the world around them when life’s storms demand change.

Abigail Waligora, MA, LLC

Abigail graduated from Oakland University with a Master's Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Abigail's life passion is mental health. She is committed to guiding individuals on their journey towards emotional well-being and self-discovery. Abigail offers a compassionate and non-judgmental space to explore thoughts and feelings.  Abigail pride's herself in creating a safe and confidential space to explore all emotions. Her approach is person-centered, tailored to an individual's unique needs, drawing from a range of therapeutic techniques, such as empathy, and understanding.  Abigail is an advocate for self-care and self-compassion, and is dedicated to empowering her patients to find meaning and resilience in their life. Abigail will help work with you to overcome challenges and discover the path to emotional well-being and personal growth. Abigail considers it an honor to work and help alongside a transformative journey.  She encourages every person who is ready to take the first step towards a happier and healthier life, to reach out. When she is outside of work, Abigail loves to work out and read romance novels!

Lindsay Willen, LLC

Lindsay graduated from Oakland University with a Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health/ School Counseling. Lindsay has experience with all age groups, particularly children and teens. She is a figure skater and loves to share that passion with others through coaching. Lindsay is very passionate about helping others become the best version of themselves. Lindsay’s preferred therapeutic approach is CBT and person-centered. This along with a humanistic approach in helping clients see the importance of being their true self in order to lead a fulfilling life. Empathy and compassion are two qualities Lindsay believes are needed to build a safe space for her clients. Lindsay’s goal is to help guide individuals to feel the strength to build the most successful life for themselves along with overcoming struggles that come their way through resilience.

Jessica Peltier INTERN

Jessica is an Oakland University Clinical Mental Health and Counseling Master's student in the
last semester of her program. She also earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a minor
in biology – focusing on behaviors. Jessica tailors each session explicitly to meet each
individual's needs in a secure environment. Jessica's work involved supporting individuals from
diverse backgrounds, including the LGBTQIA community, adults, and the geriatric population.
She has addressed a wide range of concerns, including anxiety, depression, bipolar, grief and
loss, life adjustment issues, and creating coping strategies for those with trauma. She has also
had the opportunity to co-facilitate group therapy sessions for adults.
Jessica is an active member of several professional organizations, including Chi Sigma Iota (an
international academic honor society for counseling students, educators, and professionals) and
the American Counseling Association.

Jessica's theoretical basis is integrative, which incorporates elements of the existential and
person-centered approaches. Within these frameworks, she firmly believes that we possess the
autonomy to chart the course of our lives and bear accountability for our decisions. Jessica feels
that our mental well-being is a profoundly personal journey while establishing a nurturing space
that fosters healing. Jessica believes that individuals possess the solutions to their challenges
within themselves. She recognizes that not every counseling technique suits every client, but
that her role is to offer unwavering support throughout self-discovery and empowerment.
Through this approach, she aims to assist clients in aligning their actions with their personal
values and life objectives, helping them to overcome obstacles and explore the array of choices
available to them.

Outside of work, Jessica loves to explore life, whether working out, reading, or enjoying nature.

Andrew Harwood INTERN

Andrew is a counselor who is working to complete his internship while attending Capella University. Andrew prioritizes patient goals.  He works alongside the patient to understand personal challenges and help each patient to develop practical strategies to achieve optimum growth.  Andrew specializes in supporting neuro-divergent individuals, who are healing from trauma (including religious trauma), and those navigating through intercultural issues.  Through the use of visualizations and at home tools, you'll have the support needed to navigate life's challenges beyond our sessions.  My client-centered approach is adaptable to each unique circumstances. 

Outside of work, Andrew is a fantasy novelist, a Nintendo enthusiast, a Star Trek fan, and someone who finds peace in nature. 

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