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Barb Wirebaugh obtained her Masters Degree in Clinical Social Work from the Ohio State University in 2002, where she was nominated for Social Worker of the Year for advocating for ethical reform in the child welfare system. She is an independently licensed social worker with a supervisor designation in the state of Ohio. She is an aviation enthusiast and holds a private pilots license. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family.

Jean Ollis, MSW, LISW

Eric Gentile specializes in Marriage and Family Therapy, Christian Clinical Counseling, Child-Centered Play Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Emotionally Focused Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, and Cognitive Behavior Therapy. He is well‐regarded for interpersonal, organizational, and leadership skills. Eric obtained his Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling in 2012. He is a member of the American Counseling Association, and the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. Eric received the State Philosophy Conference Award for a published political paper. He is an accomplished entrepreneur in the field of marketing, and enjoys faith-based counseling and working with couples.

Barbara A Wirebaugh, MSW, LISW-S

J Eric Gentile, MS, NCC, PCC

Carolee Balliett, MSW, LISW

Carolee Balliett obtained her Masters Degree in Clinical and School Social Work (2013) and Masters of Science in Family Relations and Human Development (1999) from The Ohio State University. She is a Licensed Social Worker (LSW) in the State of Ohio. She enjoys working with people of all ages and building on their goals and strengths to reach their full potential. Regardless of the weather Carolee likes spending time outdoors with her family and working with their 4-H projects and animals. She is involved in family camp for families with disabilities and her church’s PBJ (Precious & Beloved by Jesus) ministry that provides resources and a support group for families affected by disabilities. Carolee enjoys being involved in her community.

Jason has a Master’s of Science of Social Work Degree from The Ohio State University. He is a Licensed Social Worker (LSW) with the Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board of Ohio and is currently working on obtaining his Independent Licensure. Jason served in the United States Army and was trained as a medic and has been in the helping profession for over 16 years. Because of his military medical training and civilian college career, Jason chose to pursue counseling through the social work profession. He has experience working with school-aged youth, young adults, and families with areas of interest in ADHD, Behavioral, Adjustment, Family Transition issues, and Mood Disorders. He is accepting new patients in the Bucyrus and Galion locations. He also offers school-based counseling for youth. In his spare time Jason enjoys spending time with family and outdoor activities.

Jason Moore, MSW, LSW

Jean is a Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW) in the State of Ohio. She has worked with all ages and populations but has specialized in treating adolescents and young adults, grief and bereavement issues, and coping with serious illness. She is skilled in helping tackle difficult relationship problems, including parenting frustrations. Jean is a professor at Mount Vernon Nazarene University. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, horseback riding, fishing, hiking, and traveling. Jean is an active member of her community including working with her church food pantry, and serving on school and church committees.

John Tatro, MSW, LISW-S

Greg Taylor, MA, PCC-S

Elizabeth G. Gillman, MSW, LSW

Elizabeth Kennedy is a Licensed Social Worker (LSW) in the State of Ohio. She obtained her Masters of Social Work degree from The Ohio State University in 1998. She specializes in grief and bereavement issues, caregiver strain, parenting issues, infertility issues, anxiety and depression. In her spare time, Elizabeth loves spending time with her family and friends and can be found most summer days at the barn riding her horse.

John in a Licensed Independent Social Worker with a supervisor designation (LISW-S).  He has nearly 30 years of experience in the behavioral healthcare field. He works with adults and adolescents with emotional or behavioral disturbances, including addictions. In his spare time, he enjoys kayaking and spending time with his family.

Greg is a Professional Clinical Counselor (PCC-S), licensed by the state of Ohio. He received a Masters Degree in Pastoral Clincial Counseling from Ashland Theological Seminary in Ashland, Ohio.Greg counsels adults, both individuals and couples, as well as adolescents. He offers Spiritual Direction in the counseling session for those who request it. He is a member of the American Counseling Association, the American Association of Christian Counselors, and Focus on the Family. Greg is also available for presentations on Sexting / Cyber-bullying.Greg values spending time with his family, watching local high school sports, and enjoys being outdoors fishing or playing golf. He dreams of one day living the simple life on his own farm.

Michelle Geissman, LISW

Michelle is an LISW in the state of Ohio. She obtained her Master’s Degree in Social Work from The Ohio State University in 1997. Michelle has worked with adults ranging from young to elderly. She has many years experience dealing with grief and loss, coping with health problems and serious illness, caregiving stress, and managing anxiety and depression. Michelle enjoys spending time with family and friends, flower gardening, baking, photography and cheering for all of her favorite sports teams.