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Dr. Michael Clatch, Psy.D., Founder and Clinical Director

“Making the decision to see a clinical psychologist requires courage. The journey to a healthy future means that you are willing to make the commitment to connect to your therapist, your family, and your treatment plan. At Courage to Connect, I place the focus on building and strengthening these connections.”

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Kelly Martin, MA, LCPC, NCC

“Entering therapy is a brave and proactive step in your wellness. You deserve to work with the therapist who is the right fit for you.”

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Sarah Litz, MA, LCPC, NCC and Clinical Supervisor

“My goal is to provide a safe environment for you to explore and work through past and present issues as well as identify goals and desires for the future.“  For more information click here. 




Roger Hansen, MA, LCPC

“You have already made the most important decision by taking the initiative to make some changes in your life. Whoever you choose to join you in this process will have something personally unique to offer. The ideas and tools most therapists share are often similar. There is no silver bullet and where you go from here is still mostly up to you.”  For more information click here. 



Erin Borton, MA, LCPC, CADC

“It’s never too late to be what you might have been.“ –George Eliot  For more information click here. 





Colleen Benstein, MA, AMFT

“Change is a natural part of life and therapy is an incredible opportunity in which we can join with others to create healthy and lasting change in our own lives and in our relationships. “  For more information click here. 




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“As a therapist, it is my role to provide tools to assist you on your own path to wellness.” For more information click here. 



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Laura Hetue, MSW, LCSW

“My purpose is to provide a safe and supportive environment for you throughout the therapeutic process.” For more information click here. 




Jeanette Schulz MA, M.Ed., LCPC

Jeanette Schulz, MA, M.Ed., LCPC

“It is my goal to help you gain greater insight and self acceptance so that you can live a more satisfying and meaningful life.”For more information click here. 




Simone Soristo, MA, LCPC

Simone Soristo, MA, LCPC

“Everyone deserves a chance at wellness and inner peace and asking for help is the first step. I strive to provide a safe haven in which you feel heard, appreciated, and purposeful along your unique and dynamic journey.” For more information click here. 



Kate Hanley, MA, LCPC

“Therapy is your space to explore, grow, and be truly heard. My role is to empower you along your journey towards achieving your goals and creating lasting change.“For more information click here. 




Catherine Marquard, MSW, LCSW

Erin Anderson, MS, MSW, LCSW

“You must learn to get in touch with the innermost essence of your being. This true essence is beyond the ego. It is fearless; it is free. It is immune to criticism; it does not fear any challenge. It is beneath no one and superior to no one. It is full of magic, mystery, and enchantment.” –Deepak Chopra For more information click here. 



Lauren Van Schoick, MA, LPC

“Therapy is a unique journey for every individual, and my goal is to provide a safe and healthy environment for you to explore and grow in self-awareness while creating opportunities for you to reach your fullest potential.” –Deepak Chopra For more information click here. 



Karianna Kearns, MA, LMFT

“Each therapeutic relationship is unique and a journey of mutual learning. Each client must find solutions and goals that make sense in the context of their lives to create sustainable change. Therapy is a journey of accompaniment on the path towards thriving.”
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Shannan Tsu, MA, LCPC, CADC

“Most people believe vulnerability is weakness. But really, vulnerability is courage. We must ask ourselves…are we willing to show up and be seen?” – Brene Brown
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Aarti S. Felder, MA, LPC

“We think we listen, but very rarely do we listen with real understanding, true empathy. Yet listening, of this very special kind, is one of the most potent forces for change that I know.” – Carl Rogers
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Laura Drake, MA, LPC

“You did the best that you knew how. Now that you know better, you’ll do better.” – Maya Angelou
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Practice Manager

“At Courage to Connect, quality therapy and customer service are the cornerstones of our business. Providing excellent support to our clients from the billing, to the insurance and scheduling, my team ensures each and every visit to our center is a pleasant one. By making all aspects of therapy easy, you can focus on your therapeutic journey and that’s why you’re here.”




Elizabeth Kang

Administrative Assistant




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Medical Biller





Stefanie Bandur

Medical Biller