Saginaw

5024 North Center Road
Saginaw, MI 48604
989-790-3130

Meet our Saginaw Specialists

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Kaitlyn Tobin MA, LLP, DP-C

Kaitlyn is the Saginaw Site Supervisor. She utilizes Cognitive-Behavioral strategies to treat a range of disorders in both adults and children. She has experience working with people with developmental disabilities, children and teenagers with behavioral issues and adults with depression, anxiety and other severe mental illnesses . Kaitlyn takes a collaborative approach to working with clients in order to focus on their strength’s. She is passionate about helping others incorporate mindfulness and motivation into their everyday lives. Other treatment modalities include Solution- Focused Therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).

Education:
Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology from The Michigan School of Professional Psychology
Certificates/Licenses:
Limited Licensed Psychologist (LLP)
Special Interests:
Mood Disorders and Behavioral issues
Outside Work Interest:
Distance running and outdoor activities

Michael H. Mersy LMSW, M.DIV, CAADC

Michael has extensive experience in treating anxiety, depression and substance abuse. He has been trained in EMDR techniques that address the effects of trauma. Michael is very interested in spirituality and holistic healing – body, mind and spirit.

Education:
Masters Degree in Social Work form Wayne State University
Master of Divinity form Lutheran Seminary, St. Paul, MN
Certificates/Licenses:
Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW)
Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CAADC)
Professional Organizations:
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing International Association (EMDRIA)
Special Interests:
EMDR, PTSD
Outside Work Interest:
Married with two children
Enjoys his dogs, reading, travel and metaphysics

Robin Fenlon LMSW, ACSW, CAADC, RPT-S

Robin has significant experience working with individuals, couples and children. She has previously worked in a treatment center for addicted mothers and their children. Robin uses several therapeutic techniques geared towards each individual’s needs. She has a passion for play and sand tray therapy. Robin has also obtained her supervisory certificate in play therapy.

Education:
Masters Degree in Social Work from Michigan State University
Certificates/Licenses:
Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW)
Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CAADC)
Supervisory Certification in Play Therapy (RPT-S)
Professional Organizations:
National Association of Social Workers (NASW) member
National Play Therapy Association
Special Interests:
Play Therapy, Sand Tray, PTSD and Anxiety
Outside Work Interests:
Married with three children and four grandchildren
Enjoys movies, books, swimming and biking

Steve Johnson LMSW

Steve brings to LIST over 35 years of clinical experience. Over the years he has treated clients, both adults and children, with a wide variety of disorders including those related to grief, loss, marital conflicts and domestic violence.

Education:
Masters Degree in Social Work from the University of Michigan
Certificates/Licenses:
Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW)
Certified Christian Counselor
Professional Organization:
National Association of Social Workers (ACSW) member
Clinical Social Work Association
International Federation of Social Workers
National Association of Black Social Workers
North American Association of Christians in Social Work
Special Interests:
Bipolar Disorder, PTSD, Major Depression, Domestic Violence and Grief/Loss
Outside Work Interests:
Enjoys hiking in state and national parks, also enjoys boating on the Great Lakes

Charles Wood MA, LPC

Chuck has extensive experience pragmatic approaches through cognitive behavioral therapy with marriage, family and individual counseling to treat a wide spectrum of disorders of mental health and substance abuse. He also specializes in spiritual faith based therapy where desired by clients.

Education:
Bachelors Degree from Michigan State University
Masters Degree from Ball State University
Certificates/Licenses:
Licensed Professional Counselor
Special Interests:
Marriage, Family, Spiritual Faith Based, Anxiety and Depression
Outside Work Interests:
Photography, Family, Eight Grandchildren, Married 36 Years, 4 Children
Travel, Reading, Leadership Development

Mikayla Stakolosa LLMSW, DP-C, CAADC

Mikayla has experience in treating people with anxiety, depression and substance use disorder.  She enjoys working with adolescents, young adults and the LGBTQ+ community.  Mikayla uses cognitive behavioral therapy, solution-focused therapy and person-centered therapy to help individuals achieve their treatment goals.

Education:
Masters Degree in Clinical Social Work from Michigan State University
Certificates/Licenses:
Limited Licensed Master Social Worker (LLMSW)
Development Plan – Counselor (DP-C)
Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor
Special Interests:
Anxiety, Depression, LGBTQ+ community, adolescents and substance use disorder
Outside Work Interest:
Mikayla enjoys books, movies, cats and traveling

Christian Louis Romska LLMSW

Louis has experience using cognitive behavioral methods to treat a spectrum of mood disorders

Education:
Bachelor’s Degree in social work form Harding University

Masters Degree in social work from Case Western Reserve University

Certificates/Licenses:
Limited Licensed Master social worker (LLMSW)
Professional Organizations:
Micah 6 Community
Special Interests:
Anxiety and Depression
Outside Work Interests:
Happily Married, enjoys video games, camping, and gardening.

Abigail Burns LLC

Abbi incorporates different forms of therapy and tailors to the need of her clients. Abbi utilizes Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy while being solution-focused and centering each session around the client. Abbi has experience  in working with clients who struggle with depression and anxiety. In addition, Abbi enjoys working with adolescents and young adults. Abbi utilizes different coping skills and techniques such as mindfulness to help clients to be the best versions of themselves

Education: 
Masters of Arts Clinical Mental Health Counseling Spring Arbor University
Bachelor of Arts, Psychology Saginaw Valley State University
Certificates/Licenses:
Limited License Counselor(LLC)
Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor Development plan(DP – C)
Professional Organizations:
American Counseling Association
Special Interests:
Adolescent Therapy, Person-Centered Therapy , Solution-Focused Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma Recovery, Eating Disorders, Depression, Anxiety, and Bariatric Clients.
Outside Work Interests:
I enjoy watching anime, working out, traveling to different zoos, and trying new flavors of coffee. I am currently pursuing my doctorate of education of education in traumatology.

Call our Saginaw Office to schedule an appointment: 989-790-3130