Sharon M Freeman Clevenger is a psychiatric nurse practitioner and senior clinical supervisor for the Indiana Center for Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT). Sharon specializes in psychiatric medication management from an integrative medicine perspective. Sharon uses an Integrative Functional Medicine approach that combines her knowledge of cognitive behavioral psychotherapy with her knowledge of psychiatric medications and nutritional factors that contribute to illness.
Specialty testing can be utilized if necessary, to evaluate your bodies ability to use nutrients from foods and specific types of genetic testing to evaluate your own unique DNA through the use of a mouth swab right here in our office. Your genetic information is evaluated in conjunction with your own unique story, experiences and environmental factors to help guide treatment decisions, and possibly even determine why you are vulnerable to certain symptoms, and what medication, or nutritional supplements, might be the best option for you.
Maralissa is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. She considers herself a therapist with an eclectic therapy style and is passionate about working with clients through the “grid of life.” Maralissa has worked in the counseling field since her undergraduate years (2005). She went on to receive her degree in Psychology, followed by her Masters in Mental Health Counseling. She has resided in Fort Wayne since 2nd grade and thus has come to know the area, the people, and resources well. She has worked with children, teens, and adults in all walks of life… focusing on overcoming symptoms of depression, anxiety, and substance abuse issues. Maralissa has received her certification in Sexually Abusive Youth Counseling (CSAYC) and is currently working towards her certification in EMDR therapy. She continues to expand her knowledge and skills in using TF-CBT, DBT, and play methods. She enjoys being playful and creative yet practical and collaborative in her therapy approach. Maralissa’s strength lies in strong interpersonal skills and dedication for helping individuals see their own power within.
Lydia Henschen completed her Master of Counseling Degree at Huntington University. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology with cognates in Christian Counseling, Crisis Counseling, Substance Abuse and Recovery, and Life Coaching with great distinction from Liberty University. She is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors and the American Mental Health Counselors Association.
Sarah Roberts Hoos has been trained by the leading experts in Marriage and Family Therapy. Sarah has experience working with individuals, couples, and families though she specializes in adolescent disruptive
behaviors and the challenges of parent-teen relationships, peer relationships, depression, anxiety, and variety of other mood disorders. She also has a professional focus on adult romantic relationships specifically focusing on concerns about sexuality, intimacy, communication, and “fighting fairly”.
Sarah is a member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy and the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists. Sarah received her Bachelor’s degree from Purdue University in West Lafayette majoring in Psychology. She then traveled to Chicago where she received her Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy at Northern Illinois University.
She is passionate about the work that she does, and enjoys giving back to her community through mental health services!