Pigeon

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

Meet our Pigeon Specialists

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Michelle Hyzer LMSW, CAADC

Michelle is our Site Supervisor and has experience treating children, adolescents and adults with mood disorders, depression, anxiety and PTSD. She enjoys working with mental health, substance abuse and co-occurring disorders. Michelle has several years of experience working with children and their families in their homes providing individual, family and marital therapy. Michelle has training in cognitive behavioral and dialectical behavioral therapy.

Education:
Master’s Degree in Social Work from Wayne State University
Certificates/Licenses:
Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW)
Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CAADC)
Special Interests:
Working with children and families, mood disorders, borderline personality disorder
Outside Work Interests:
Married with 3 children.
Enjoys reading, champing, boating, traveling, spending time with family and friends.

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.

Bryant Goulet LMSW

Bryant has over 30 years experience as a clinical therapist as well as a school school social worker. Working directly in the school system, Bryant has an extensive background assisting children, adolescents, and their families with school related social-emotional-behavioral issues. In addition, Bryant provides treatment to adults addressing a wide variety of issues including: depression and anxiety, stress/anger management, post-trauma and abuse, relationship difficulties, family problems, and interpersonal skill deficiencies. He has training and utilizes a Cognitive Behavioral Therapy approach as well as Insight Therapy. Bryant is currently completing a certification in the “Mindset Approach to Child and Adolescent Issues: Integration of the Mind and Developing Brain”. Treatment sessions with each client are tailored to his/her needs, desires and person-centered goals.

Education:
Master of Social Work, Michigan State Unviresty, 1984
Certificates/Licenses:
Licensed Master Social Worker, Certified School Social Worker, Special Education Supervisor and Director Certification
Professional Organizations:
Academy of Certified Social Workers
Michigan Association of School Social Workers
Special Interests:
Assessment and Treatment of Attention Deficit Disorder and Executive Functioning Skills, Child and Adolescent School Adjustment Issues, Parenting Concerns/Child-Management Strategies, Treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder, Therapy for Men’s Issues and Problems
Outside Work Interests:
Married with five adult children.Enjoys cooking, golfing ,canoeing and other outside activities

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