Clinical Professionals

Our Clinical Professionals

In most professions, experience matters. This is especially true in our field, where you’re trusting someone to help you understand and overcome things that can be sensitive, confusing, difficult, and terrifying – sometimes all at the same time. Our clinical team has experience helping people just like you manage the toughest issues and discover solutions and skills you can use for a lifetime.

Akron Office

Treatment Team A and B

Phil Scozzaro, PhD

Dan Langer, EdD

Melissa Elbert, LSW

Matt Ragon, LPCC, LICDC

Yuan-Hua Thakore, MD

Michael Kesselring, PMHNP – BC

Julie Klein-Vovko, LISW – S

Carol E. Lewis, M.D.

Tomoko Sherrod, LPCC-S, LICDC, CHT

Cierra Williams, LPC

Treatment Team C

Cynthia Seibel Lormor, Ph.D

Team Coordinator

Marilena Achim, MD

Matthew Montagner, LISW

Lisa Renier, LISW – S

Bob Waldsmith, LPC

Katherine Lympany, LPC

Admissions Team

Amy Nicolazzo, LPCC – S

Kim Price, LISW – S

Michelle Bridgewater, LPCC-S

David Kern, LPCC

Stephanie Leib, LSW

Julie Morig, LPC


Carrie Price, LPCC – S

Team coordinator

Lauren Jakubowski, LPCC

Medication Clinic

James Tudhope, PMHNP – BC

Team Coordinator

Michael Kesselring, PMHNP – BC

Dawn McKinney, RN

Tonya Gessler, PMHNP-BC

Fred Kilmer, PMHNP-BC

Wendy Barnett, PMHNP-BC

Mark Garretson, PMHNP – BC

Julie Ashkar, PMHNP – BC

CPST (Case Management)

Laura Randol, QBMHS

Team Coordinator

Jamie Coleman, QBMHS

Kimberly Cottrell, QBMHS

Nick Butto, CPST

Daniel Dubrovetz, QBMHS

Barberton Office

Kristine Barnett, PhD

Team Coordinator

Avery Zook, PhD

Liz Couts, LPPC-S

Tonya Gessler, PMHNP-BC

Michael Kesselring, PMHNP – BC

Carol Lewis, MD

Thamar Simplice, LISW

Nick Meister, LPC

North Summit Office

Greg Jurica, LPCC-S, LICDC

Team Coordinator

Beth Angelotta, LISW-S

Erin Boling, LPCC

Kathleen Cockfield, PMHCNS – BC

Rachel Scarponi, LPC

James Tudhope, PMHNP-BC

Fred Kilmer, PMHNP-BC