ABOUT OUR STAFF
Jaclyn Sullivan, M.A, LMFT is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She earned her Masters of Clinical Psychology from Adelphi University and a Masters degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Hofstra. She has provided counseling for individuals, couples, children and adolescents in a broad range of settings including educational, home based programs, residential care, non-profit sectors and outpatient/inpatient facilities. She is trained and experienced in providing both short-term and long-term therapy. She also has previous experience working with couples and families at the Joan & Arnold Saltzman Community Service Center and experience working with youth with spectrum disorders.
Kelly Shuster, M.S., LMHC is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor who obtained her Masters of Science degree from Hunter College. She specializes in working with children, adolescents, adults, and couples. She has experience in helping those who are struggling with stress, anxiety, depression, relationship concerns, and/or low self esteem. She has worked in an inpatient unit as well as other counseling facilities. She also holds her certification in domestic violence and child abuse.
Melissa Klepper, M.S., LMHC is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor who obtained her Masters at C.W. Post. She is trained in providing psychotherapy for those who have addiction or PTSD. She has worked in the non-profit sector as well as school settings. She has devised and organized group counseling sessions. She is especially trained in symptom management recovery, seeking safety, anger management and grief counseling. She also has experience in working with those that have co-occurring mental health concerns and substance abuse issues.
Lauren E. Bayer, MA, EdM, LMHC is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. She earned her Master of Arts in Developmental Psychology and her Masters of Education of Psychological Counseling from Teachers College Columbia University. She has vast experience working with those who struggle from varied clinical diagnosis. She has worked in diverse settings such as outpatient therapy, partial hospitalization, inpatient substance abuse rehabilitation, homeless population and residential. She is trained in seeking safety, relationship trauma, mindfulness, grief counseling and anger management. Lauren provides psychotherapy to all age groups providing individual, couple, family and group therapy.