About Catherine Ellis
As a Limited Licensed Psychologist in the State of Michigan, Catherine has provided therapy for adults and adolescents since 1990. She works with individuals, couples, and families.
Catherine holds a Master of Arts in clinical psychology, and is a Certified EMDR Therapist. She is trained as a Domestic Relations Mediator, Divorce Coach, and Child Specialist in the practice of Collaborative Divorce. She is a member of the Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing International Association (EMDRIA) and the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH). Catherine practices under the supervision of Dr. Candace Ross, Ph.D., L.P.
About Alma Muxlow
Alma is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Michigan and holds a Master of Arts in Counseling from Michigan State University. She is a Level II EMDR therapist and has been trained in Collaborative Divorce practice. She brings thirty years of experience working with adolescents and families in public education and agency settings and has provided counseling to adults and adolescents in private practice since 2010.
Alma is a member of American Counseling Association, past president of Kalamazoo Counseling and former Assembly Representative to Michigan Counseling Association.
Research has shown that therapy dogs are effective in lowering human’s blood pressure and perceived levels of stress. Emma is a Great Pyrenees, a loving presence in the office. She lends a homelike feel and is always available for petting and hugs. Her unconditional regard and affection is a comfort for many clients. Emma’s services are optional. Even during virtual sessions, she is nearby for a friendly greeting.