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Here is some information about Steve Johnson, Director:

Master of Arts Degree in Counseling Psychology (MA) – Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) – National Certified Counselor (NCC) – Board Certified-Telemental Health Provider (BC-TMH) – Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS) – Board Certified Professional Christian Counselor (BCPCC) – Enjoys working with teens, couples, and families – Married since 1998 to his wife, Stephanie – Proud father of Isaac, Lydia, Susanna, and Titus – Successful Division III College Basketball Player in Minnesota – Moved from the Chicago area to Central Wisconsin in 2000.  Steve works in the Stevens Point main office location.

Click on this link to email Steve: steve@advocatepsychservices.com

 

Here is some information about Kathy Berg, LPC:

Master of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology (MA) – Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) – Loves to work with women, couples, and female college students – Married since 1980 to her husband, Brian – Blessed to be the mother of Luke (married to Kelsey), Steve (married to Stephanie), and Brianna (college student), and delighted to be grandma to Levi, Norah, Ivy, Caleb, and Sam – Moved to Stevens Point in 1990.  Kathy works in the Stevens Point office location.

Click on this link to email Kathy: kathy@advocatepsychotherapyservices.com

 

 

Here is some information about Sherry Howard, Resident Therapist:

Masters in Social Work (MSW) – Advanced Practice Social Worker (APSW).  Sherry loves working with children, teens, and families.  Sherry attended UWSP for her undergrad and UW-Oshkosh for her Masters Degree.  She enjoys hiking, visiting family, and biking with her husband.  Sherry works in the Stevens Point main office as well as our school branch offices in Junction City, Plainfield, and Wisconsin Rapids.

Click on this link to email Sherry: sherry@advocatepsychotherapyservices.com

 

Here is some information about Adam Smith, Resident Therapist:

Advanced Master’s of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (MS CMHC), Substance Abuse Specialization (SAS), Licensed Professional Counselor In Training (LPC-IT). Adam works with a diverse group of clientele who have experienced trauma, substance abuse, or are referred through the justice system. He also is qualified and competent to treat clients who have concerns with Trauma, Abuse, Addictions, Anger Management, PTSD, Mood Disorders, Schizophrenia, Co-Parenting, DV-Victim, Self Injurious Behaviors, Personality Disorders, LGBTQ+ and has training with the Red Cross in Psychological First Aid.  Adam is a graduate of Walden University as a nontraditional student.  He enjoys reading and spending time with his family and two dogs.  Adam works in the main office in Stevens Point, several of our school based offices, as well as our Boys& Girls Club locations.

Click on this link to email Adam: adam@advocatepsychotherapyservices.com

 

Here is some information about Brittany Polacek, Resident Therapist:

Master of Science in Professional Counseling (MS) – Licensed Professional Counselor In Training (LPC-IT) – National Certified Counselor (NCC) – Brittany enjoys working with children, teens and adults. She has experience in a variety of areas of practice such as: individuals with disabilities, career and work, domestic violence, adolescents, financial stress, and divorce. Brittany enjoys spending time with family, traveling, watching movies, reading and hanging out with her dog, Lando. She works in the Stevens Point main office, the school branches in Wisconsin Rapids, Plainfield and Junction City, and also at our Boys & Girls Club locations.

Click on this link to email Brittany: brittany@advocatepsychotherapyservices.com

 

Here is some information about Molly Roberts, Therapist Intern:

Bachelor’s of Science in Social Work (BSW) – State of Wisconsin Certified Social Worker (CSW) – Molly attended UWSP for her undergraduate degree in Social Work and is currently completing her Master’s Degree in Social Work at the University of Wisconsin Madison specializing in mental health. Molly enjoys working with children, adolescents, and adults. She likes to spend her free time traveling, reading and cooking. Molly will be working in the Stevens Point main office as well as some of our school branch offices in Junction City, Plainfield and Wisconsin Rapids.

Click on this link to email Molly: molly@advocatepsychservices.com 

 

Here is some information about Nicole Stelzer, Therapist Intern:

Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology (BA) – Nicole attended UWSP for her undergraduate degree in Psychology and is currently completing her Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy at Adler Graduate School in Minnesota. Nicole has experience working with families navigating through divorce and co-parenting. She is also a certified Divorce and Family Mediator through the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Nicole enjoys spending time outside, boating, reading, and being active. She works in the Stevens Point main office and the school branches in Wisconsin Rapids and Junction City.

Click on this link to email Nicole: nicole@advocatepsychservices.com