Our Staff & Credentials
Tami has 10+ years experience providing both mental health/substance abuse treatment to individuals and families in a variety of settings. She also works with women in exploring women’s specific issues, including trauma and abuse, self-harm and self-esteem.
Dr. Felgus is the Medical Director and our consulting psychiatrist specializing in mental health/substance abuse, available to clients also seeing any therapist at Connections Counseling. He is both board certified in Psychiatry and ASAM certified in addiction medicine.
Jane has 20+ years of substance abuse/mental health treatment. Trained at Hazelden in Minnesota. She has also worked for Hazelden-Chicago as a family therapist and dual diagnosis therapist. Jane works with adults, families and couples who have been affected by alcohol and drugs.
Tim has worked in the field of substance abuse/mental health for 16+ years in inpatient, outpatient, residential and correctional settings. He believes people know what they need to do to become healthy, however need assistance through positive relationships.
Cory works primarily with teens and young adults through the process of change. He believes in the strength of individuals, but also in the power of group thoughts as a means of transformation. He is also a musician who performs in a successful band, which has received recognition in Rolling Stone Magazine, and has toured nationally.
Beth is a licensed psychologist who provides mental health and substance abuse treatment. Dr. Schreiber brings over 10 years of experience specializing in trauma, motivational interviewing and opiate specific treatment.
Skye specializes in working with teens and those suffering from opiate dependence. She believes that people change from their strengths and resiliencies not their weaknesses. Skye encourages family involvement in the treatment process and connections to sober peers as the keys to recovery. She facilitates the mentor program and is a tireless advocate for overdose prevention. Skye is passionate about recovery and believes living life sober is living life to the fullest.
Mary Kay has over 25 years working with individuals, couples and families in a variety of settings and organizations, such as day treatment for youth, community mental health, employee assistance consulting, and private practice. She has a master’s in Rehabilitiation Counseling, with an emphasis in AODA issues, is a Professional Certified Coach and Licensed Professional Counselor.
Mary Kay brings a solution-focused and strength based philosophy to her work with couples and families that help her clients move forward in a healthy, positive direction.
Patrick has over 22 years of experience working with individuals, couples and families. He has worked in various settings - inpatient and outpatient, AODA and mental health clinics, domestic violence treatment and private practice.
He will bring his years of experience doing interventions to Connections Counseling, and help families shepherd their loved ones into an appropriate treatment setting.
Dr. Leslie Taylor is a board certified psychiatrist specializing in clinical research and medication management of psychiatric disorders. She has over 20 years of experience in treating adults, and adolescents.
Krystle is currently working as a mental health and substance abuse counselor in training with vast experience working with teens and adults struggling with a wide range of mental health and substance use concerns. From a holistic and person-centered approach, Krystle recognizes barriers that may be present when counseling individuals from diverse backgrounds. She believes it is within the context of a person-to-person connection that each client experiences growth.
Andrew is a licensed mental health counselor and a substance abuse counselor in training. Andrew offers a strength-based, holistic approach to psychotherapy. His use of strength-based, holistic methods helps his clients get to the core of their mind-body-spirit struggles, so they can resolve them more quickly. Andrew enjoys working with teens (high school age) and adults with anxiety, bipolar/depression, relationship struggles, trauma and substance abuse issues. For clients that are interested, Andrew specializes in integrating spirituality into the counseling process. He is passionate about the natural health field and helping clients experience the noticeable improvements in their mental health and recovery through exercise, nutrition, and supplements.