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Child, Adolescent, and Adult Counseling

Westerville Therapists

Serenity Behavioral Health Services is an All-Inclusive organization that believes in creating a relaxed, culturally sensitive and knowledgeable environment that allows our clients the opportunity to work on individual issues that will help them grow and become who they want to be. Our therapists stay up-to-date with contemporary developments in diagnosis and treatment in order to ensure that they are always treating our clients in the most effective method possible.

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Jenifer Sparks Schaffner, MSW, LISW-S

Clinical Therapist


Throughout my career as a therapist, I have had the privilege to work with a diverse group of clients with a wide variety of concerns from PTSD to relationship issues...Read More
Aleister Avenmarch, BA, SWT

Clinical Therapist Intern


The therapeutic relationship is very important—I focus on building trust, utilizing empathy, respecting your lived experiences, and acknowledging your strengths.  I use CBT and eclectic evidence-based approaches that focus on meeting you where you are at while empowering you to become who you want to be...Read More
Wendy BeMiller, MA, LPCC-S

Clinical Therapist


I am an Independently Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with 16 years of experience providing counseling to children, adolescents, adults and families. I specialize in working with issues such as anxiety, depression, substance abuse, parenting concerns, relationship/marital concerns, issues related to adoption, and a variety of other issues...Read More
Jessica Karrer, MA, LPC

Clinical Therapist


I am a graduate student licensed as a Clinical Therapist CT attaining my degree from Capella University. My aim is to work together with my clients to help them improve their coping skills, resolve underlining trauma and improve relationships...Read More
Angel Hiles, MA, LPCC

Clinical Therapist


Tele-Therapy Only

I am an independently licensed professional clinical counselor who has been practicing psychotherapy for five years. I attended Malone University in Canton, OH and graduated with my Masters in 2014. I have extensive experience working with children, adolescents, and adults struggling with anxiety, depression, self-esteem/self-confidence, relationship issues, life transitions, ADHD, addiction, behavioral issues, trauma, and codependency...Read More
Ashley Luce, BA, SWT

Clinical Therapist Intern


I earned a Bachelor of Science in Social Work from Ohio State University. I am continuing my education at OSU in the Master of Social Work program with an emphasis on child and youth services...Read More
Sara Matlack, MSW, LISW-S

Clinical Therapist


I am an independently licensed social worker who graduated from The University of Kentucky with my masters 2013.  I have extensive experience working with adults, children and families in a variety of settings...Read More
Scott Fralick, MA, LPC

Clinical Therapist

I earned my Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Capella University.  I specialize in working with individuals who are struggling with anxiety, depression, grief, identity role confusion and relationship issues...Read More


Elizabeth Burgess, BA, SWT

Clinical Therapist Intern


It is my passion to provide a non-judgmental and collaborative atmosphere for clients of all ages facing life transitions, mental health challenges, and other stressors in order to cultivate resilience and skills to thrive...Read More
Mary K. Wright, MSW, LISW-S

Owner, Clinical Director


I am an Independent Licensed Social Worker licensed through the State of Ohio Counseling, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapy Board. I have been providing mental health services for the past twenty years in central Ohio. I specialize in the treatment of individuals who are struggling to cope with anxiety, depression, trauma, addictions, sexual issues, and family issues...Read More
Bailey Belknap, MSW, LISW

Clinical Therapist


I am an independently licensed social worker with more than 5 years experience practicing psychotherapy.  I specialize in helping clients cope with stress, depression, anxiety disorders and life transitions...Read More
Deborah “Fay” White, BA, CT

Clinical Therapist


As a seasoned professional, I bring a broad spectrum of corporate and military experience to my counseling approach. I am completing my master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Capella University...Read More
Mary Slabinski-Schmidt, MSW, LISW-S

Clinical Therapist

I am an Independent Licensed Social Worker licensed with 11 years of experience in working with children, teens, and adults facing a variety of struggles including trauma, depression, anxiety, anger, and adjusting to life’s changes... Read More