Professional Clinical Counselors on Staff:

Tracie L Keller, LPCC-S started Keller Counseling and Associates in 2013. She graduated from the Ohio State University Counselor Education program, received the award for Outstanding Master’s Student in Clinical Counseling, and followed up by participating in a 1 year clinical fellowship with the Center for Balanced Living and a 2 year clinical fellowship with the Ohio State University counseling center. Following that period, Tracie worked as a senior staff clinician and the eating disorder specialist on staff at the university counseling center. Tracie works from a skills based approach, and has specialized training in the diagnosis and treatment of eating disorders. She also treats concerns such as mood disorders, stress and anxiety, life transitions, grief/loss, and relationship/family concerns. Her work is grounded in cognitive behavioral, dialectical behavioral, and interpersonal therapies, with a focus on wellness and helping you determine what you are motivated to change.  She works with individuals (ages 16+), couples, and families to help them identify what will work for them. Tracie is available for appointments on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

If you are interested in working with Tracie, please call her at 614-822-7819 or if you would prefer to contact Tracie, you can reach her at tracielkeller@kellercounseling.org. 

 

Melissa Watson, LPCC-S is a professional clinical counselor (LPCC) and is also a graduate of the Ohio State University Counselor Education program. She previously worked in the community serving adults, children, adolescents, and families to treat a number of concerns, including mood disorders, anxiety and stress, life transitions and relationship/family concerns. Melissa is specially trained to treat trauma related concerns in both adults and adolescents. Her approach is goal oriented, client centered and strength based with a focus on wellness and creating a framework for positive change. She brings a wealth of experience in working with adults, younger populations and families.  Melissa is available to see clients on Mondays and Thursdays.

If you are interested in working with Melissa, please call 614-822-7819 or if you would prefer to contact Melissa directly, you can email her at Melissawatson@kellercounseling.org 

 

Kevin Libster, LPCC graduated from the University of Dayton with a Master’s in clinical counseling. Kevin has worked in the community serving young children and adolescents, along with their families. Kevin has experience working with client with a variety of presenting issues, including: anxiety, depression, family relational conflicts, grief and loss, and trauma. He has extensive training in trauma informed care, specifically in the ARC model and resiliency oriented framework. Kevin has previous experience working with youth in residential settings.  He is excited to work with adolescents, adults, and families during his work with Keller Counseling. Kevin is available to see clients during the week and has evening availability. He is also open to meeting with clients on Saturday mornings.

If you are interested in working with Kevin, please call 614-822-7819 or if you would prefer to contact Kevin directly, you can email him at Kevinlibster@kellercounseling.org.

 

Professional Counselors on Staff:

Lisa Longo, LPC-CR is a professional counselor who works with Tracie in clinical supervision. She received her Master’s degree in Counselor Education from the Ohio State University. She is currently a Ph.D candidate in Counselor Education at the Ohio State University and is conducting research related to violence between intimate partners. Lisa’s previous training includes a clinical practicum at a middle and high school setting and a clinical internship at a college counseling center. Lisa joined Keller Counseling and Associates in August, 2014 and works with individuals aged 12 and older, as well as couples. She is experienced in the diagnosis and treatment of anxiety disorders, eating disorders, and mood disorders, as well as a host of general mental health concerns such family/relationship issues, grief/loss, and other major life stressors. Lisa believes that therapy is a collaborative process in which the therapist and client work together to create change. Lisa takes a person-centered approach and utilizes techniques and interventions that are rooted in cognitive behavioral and interpersonal treatment modalities.

If you are interested in working with Lisa, please call 614-822-7819 or if you would prefer to contact Lisa directly, you can email her at Lisalongo@kellercounseling.org. If you are a current client of Lisa's, you can contact her by phone at 614-581-7090.

 

Chey Harrington, LPC is a professional counselor currently working with Melissa in clinical supervision. Chey graduated from the Ohio State University with her Master’s in Counselor Education. She completed her internship at OSU Harding Hospital where she worked with adults in the partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient programs. She provided individual and group therapy, assessment and diagnostic services, crisis intervention, family education, relapse prevention, and discharge planning to individuals in these programs. She also has experience working with adolescents which she developed during her practicum at a high school. Chey gravitates towards a client-centered approach by focusing on meeting the client where they are and providing a safe space for clients to explore their authentic selves. She practices techniques from a variety of therapeutic orientations focusing on overall wellness and emphasizing resiliency through strength identification. Chey is currently available to see clients on Mondays and Wednesdays.

If you are interested in working with Chey, please call 614-822-7819 or if you would prefer to contact Chey directly, you can email her at Cheyharrington@kellercounseling.org.

 

Ryan Wilhelm, LPC is a professional counselor currently working with Melissa in supervision. Ryan received his Master’s in Counselor Education from The Ohio State University. He completed his internship in Ohio Dominican University’s Counseling Center working with college student’s to treat a broad range of mental health concerns. During this time he also completed a graduate assistantship with Ohio State’s Career Counseling and Support Services. Upon graduation he has served as a Career Counselor full time with Career Counseling and Support Services at OSU. Ryan is the University Liaison for the executive board of the Central Ohio Counseling Association and has served on the board of the Ohio Career Development Association since 2008, currently as treasurer. Ryan gravitates towards a client-centered approach while utilizing techniques from cognitive behavioral therapy and solution focused brief therapy to help clients boost their resiliency, self efficacy and achieve their goals.

Ryan is currently available to see clients on Monday evenings. If you are interested in working with Ryan, please call 614-822-7819 or if you would prefer to contact Ryan directly, you can email him at Ryanwilhelm@kellercounseling.org.

 

Alyssa Orweller, LPC-CR is a professional counselor who works with Tracie in clinical supervision. She received her Master’s degree in Clinical and Mental Health Counseling from Ashland Theological Seminary. Alyssa joined Keller Counseling and Associates in February, 2018 after being in private practice for 5 years, mainly seeing college students and young adults. Alyssa works with individuals 18 and older and specializes in Christian counseling.  She is experienced in the diagnosis and treatment of anxiety disorders, mood disorders, eating disorders, sexual abuse, trauma, adult children of alcoholics, as well as a many other general mental health concerns such as family/relationship issues, grief/loss, and other major life stressors. Alyssa believes that therapy is a collaborative process in which the therapist and client work together to create change. Alyssa takes a person-centered approach and utilizes techniques and interventions that are rooted in cognitive behavioral and interpersonal treatment modalities.

If you are interested in working with Alyssa, please call 614-822-7819 or if you would prefer to contact her directly, you can email her at alyssaorweller@kellercounseling.org. If you are a current client of Alyssa’s, you can contact her by phone at 614-468-3624.