Meet our Team!

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Limited Licensed Master Social Worker

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Yolanda Baker, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Yolanda is a graduate of Xavier University with over 14 years of experience in mental health and counseling.  Yolanda received her Masters Degree in School and Guidance Counseling in 2007 and later obtained her credentials as a Licensed Professional Counselor in 2011.  She has worked primarily with community mental health in inpatient and outpatient settings utilizing cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, and person-centered planning.  Yolanda has experience working with children, adults, and geriatric populations throughout all developmental stages.  She is also experienced in addressing substance use issues, trauma, grief, anxiety, and depression.

Yolanda seeks to develop an open and trusting relationship during treatment.  She takes a person-centered approach to therapy focusing on the needs and goals of the individual as the therapeutic journey evolves.  Yolanda strives to understand the diversity of client needs, respecting the cultural and personal values that influence choices, behaviors, and well-being.  She works to provide a safe space for therapeutic engagement, reflection, and discovery.


Malak Berro, LMSW

Licensed Master Social Worker

Malak has earned her Master’s degree in social work from Wayne State University in 2009. Malak is a licensed clinical social worker, LMSW/LCSW. She has experience in an inpatient setting as well as an outpatient clinic. Malak has worked very closely with clients for Multicultural backgrounds.

Malak believes that everyone deserves a listening ear and an empathic heart. She uses cognitive behavioral therapy to empower clients and allow them to change their automatic thoughts and behavioral tendencies that can really alter their day-to-day life. Malak’s experiences support clients with depression anxiety and adjustment disorders.


Aggie Johnson, LLMSW

Limited Licensed Social Worker

Aggie graduated from Wayne State University her Masters degree in social work from WSU in 2021. Currently, she is a limited license social worker, LLMSW. She has a background in cognitive behavioral therapy, with additional experience with motivational interviewing, grief & loss, trauma, depression and anxiety. Aggie also has experience working in community mental health and strongly believes that everyone should have access to mental health services in efforts of achieving overall happiness.
Aggie’s focus within the scope of therapy is to promote a greater wellbeing for individuals by providing psychoeducation to mange, cope, heal, and overcome. Along with these principles, Aggie believes in the power of a listening ear and value of wise counsel. Aggie is a woman of faith who is passionate about empowering others and up holding the dignity and worth of a person no matter their race, beliefs system, cultural norms, or identity.


Brad Karwowski, LMSW

Licensed Master Social Worker

Brad earned his Masters degree from Wayne State University in 2010. He is a fully licensed clinical Social Worker, LMSW. He has a background working in outpatient community mental health and utilizing techniques based in cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, trauma informed therapy and motivational interviewing to assist people with symptoms of anxiety, depression, anger and adjusting to life changes that interfere with their quality of life.
Brad’s goal as a therapist is to collaborate with clients in a manner that best fits their values, identity and needs in an effort to create a trusting therapeutic relationship of mutual respect  in a safe environment for people to share their stories and feel validated. He works with clients to empower them and to identify their personal strengths, build upon these skills to assist them in working towards goals, affectively confronting challenges and finding healing from pain and suffering.

Kathy Thompson, ATR, LPC, CADC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Kathy graduated from Wayne State University and received her Masters in Community Counseling and Art Therapy Degree in 2009. Kathy is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Registered Art Therapist (ATR), Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor and a National Certified Counselor (NCC). She has worked in both inpatient residential and outpatient community settings. She has experience working with children, adults and substance abuse populations. Kathy has volunteered at The Children’s Center in Detroit, at Vista Maria in Dearborn Heights and did her internship at Oakland Family Services in Pontiac. Kathy is the director and owner of Wellness Counseling.

“My approach to therapy is meeting people where they are at.  I have always wanted to help others to be their personal best. I enjoy guiding people to see their true potential. “

Kelly McCrone

Office Administrator/Support staff

Kelly has multiple years working with insurance companies and is our warm and friendly face/voice that greets all of our clients.  Kelly handles all billing, insurance claims and assists with client concerns.

Additional support staff being interviewed

Office Administrator/Support staff


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