Pigeon

7484 Michigan Ave
Pigeon, MI 48755
989-453-3051

Meet our Pigeon Specialists

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Katrina Brock LMSW, CAADC, CCS

Katrina is our Site Supervisor and has training and experience in using evidence based treatments like cognitive behavioral therapy and motivational interviewing. She has specific expertise with trauma recovery, and working with LGBTQIA2 community members, along with a diverse range of other lifestyles. Katrina has experience with direct clinical work as well as macro level program development and administration and quality system/change building. Her approach is open and nonjudgmental and she believes that each persons wellness is unique, custom-fit, and ever evolving initiative.

Education:
Masters Social Work from Wayne State University
Certificates/Licenses:
LMSW, CAADC, CCS, ACT Diplomate
Special Interests:
Trauma Recovery; LGBTQIA2s; diverse lifestyles
Outside Work Interests:
Friends, family, music, a good Netflix series, motorcycling and Wrangler-ing.

Dustin Weidman BS, DP-C

Dustin has experience working with childhood autism as a Behavior Technician, as well as a school counselor in a local elementary school. As a combat veteran, he has experience with both the symptoms and treatments of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. He currently holds two bachelor’s degrees in Education and Psychology; and is pursuing a graduate degree in professional counseling. Upon completing his graduate degree, he is interested in working with veterans from the Huron, Tuscola and Sanilac County as well as with students who are struggling with academics and behavior in school.

Education:
Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology: Military Resilience from Liberty University
Special Interests:
Substance Abuse and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Outside Work Interests:
Married with three children. Fishing, hunting, being outdoors, and woodworking.

Eric Read LMSW

Eric Read has been in practice as a Master Social Worker since 2013 and has worked with a variety of ages and backgrounds of people. Eric enjoys working with people to find a “life worth living.” Eric enjoys using Dialectical Behavioral Therapy as well as Motivational Interviewing, Seeking Safety, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to work with clients. Eric  has experience in co-occurring mental health and substance abuse concerns as well as supporting those working through physical disability acceptance.

Education:
Masters Degree in Social Work from Grand Valley State University
Certificates/Licenses:
Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW)
Special Interests:
Depression, Anxiety, Mood Disorders, Trauma, and Personality Disorders
Outside Work Interests:
Eric is married and enjoys traveling to different cities and outdoor settings to meet with different people and experience different cultures.

Michael Swathwood MA, LPC

Michael has experience in cognitive behavioral therapy as well as dialectical behavior therapy. He has experience working with children and adolescents as a school counselor, as well as working with chronic mentally-ill adults.

Education:
Masters Degree in Counseling from Central Michigan University
Certificates/Licenses: 
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
Special Interests:
Mood Disorders
Outside Work Interests:
Married with three children. Enjoy playing guitar and electronic games. Love the outdoors, camping, and getting involved at my church.

Michelle Schmitzer MA, LPC

Michelle has experience working with people who have experienced domestic and sexual violence, particularly women. She also has experience working with people who have co-occurring disorders and criminal backgrounds. Michelle is an empowerment perspective counselor who is very interested in assisting people experience healthy relationships and achieve emotional self sufficiency.

Education:
Master Degree in Counseling from Spring Arbor University
Certificates/Licenses:
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
Professional Organizations:
National Association of Professional Women
Special Interests:
Domestic Violence, Trauma Recovery, Addiction Recovery, Women’s Services
Outside Interests:
Married. Enjoys reading, watching movies and fishing.

Cathleen Stinson LMSW

Cathy has experience using cognitive behavioral treatment methods to treat known mood disorders. She has working with individuals struggling with trauma. She is also experienced working with children, teenagers, and adults of all ages. Cathy is very interested in helping people with parenting skills and helping preserve family relationships.

Education:
Masters Degree in Social Work from Wayne State University
Certificates/Licenses:
Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW)
Professional Organizations:
Member of MASSW- Michigan Association of School Social Workers
Special Interests:
Trauma informed care, autism
Outside Work Interests:
Married with one adult child. Enjoys creative arts, and quilting

Call our Pigeon Office to schedule an appointment: 989-453-3051