Meet Our Team
Steven DiMarzo, MBA, LMHC, LPC, NCC, CASAC-MC
President & CEO
Steven is a licensed mental health counselor, master credentialed alcoholism and substance abuse counselor, and nationally certified counselor. Steven manages and directs the day-to-day operations and long-term strategic planning for Allied Wellness Collective.
Client Services Coordinator
Christie is typically the first person you'll meet at Allied Wellness Collective, Christie provides support to our patients and clients for enrollment, scheduling, billing, insurance, and other needs. Christie has extensive experience working in healthcare and in the community.
Caitlynn Allen-Kehoe, LMHC
Caitlynn is a licensed mental health counselor. She specializes in substance use & abuse and trauma related counseling. Caitlynn provides supervision support to the Mental & Behavioral Health Team at Allied Wellness Collective.
We all find ourselves struggling with one thing or another at varying points in our lives. As we grow up, we take on more responsibilities, which can add stress, anxiety, and other challenges that we face on a day-to-day basis. I have been there, too, and I use my personal experiences and lessons learned to help my clients find solutions that they can own.
Steven DiMarzo, MBA, LMHC, LPC, NCC, CASAC-MC-G
Steven is a licensed mental health counselor, master credentialed alcoholism and substance abuse counselor, and nationally certified counselor. He specializes in substance use & abuse counseling, burnout & compassion fatigue prevention, and life transitions.
Just like you, I have had my struggles in life. I have been challenged by what seemed to be impossible to overcome but I did it. I'm not an expert of your life but I can relate to the feelings and thoughts you may be having. I've been there before. I dedicate my work to helping others find happiness and comfort in their lives. I hope to help you find yours.
Gehrig Martin, LMHC
Amy Meredith, LMHC
Amy holds a Master of Education Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, New York State licensure as a Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) and NYS OASAS Credentialing as an Alcohol, Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC-2). She is experienced in individual and group counseling.
Taking the leap into the unknown is both scary and incredibly brave. This is a journey into self-discovery that is going to take effort and investment in yourself. With anything in life there will be setbacks, but even more important, this experience will be incredibly rewarding. We will work together at your pace to accomplish your goals.
Stephanie Grover, LMHC, NCC
Stephanie is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and National Certified Counselor with 7 years of counseling experience. Stephanie has extensive experience working with children and families in crisis due to domestic and sexual violence related trauma and has worked as a trauma specialist since 2011. Her training specialties have been in trauma, play therapy, anxiety, depression, and family systems. She works with clients of all ages, but has extensive experience working with children 3 – 21.
I bring my humor, authenticity, and experience into work with clients and their families in order to create a treatment plan based around their unique struggles and goals, using a number of strategies including education and talk therapy, Trauma Focused CBT, mindfulness skills, and play therapy, among others.
BrieAnne Wilson, LMHC, CCPT, RMT
Licensed Mental Health Counselor
Brie is a licensed mental health counselor and a certified child play therapist. She specializes in working with children and teens.
Ally Cooley, LMFT
Ally has a masters in marriage and family therapy from Medaille College and has been in practice since 2021. Ally specializes in working with clients with anxiety, depression, family conflict, parenting support, relationship issues, self esteem struggles, stress, trauma and PTSD, and women's issues.
I understand that reaching out for help can be a difficult and overwhelming decision. If you are struggling with family system trauma, anxiety, and depression, I invite you to reach out to me. Together, we can work towards healing and creating a brighter future for yourself.
Shelbe is a limited permit holding marriage and family therapist providing therapy services under the supervision of LeeAnn Swager, LMFT. A Syracuse native, Shelbe graduated from Syracuse University with a Masters of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy with a Certification of Advanced Study in Addiction. Working in the human service field heavily influenced her desire to become a therapist as well as a credentialed alcohol and substance abuse counselor. She is excited to be an emerging clinician providing counseling services to her community.
Congratulations on taking this step to invest in your wellbeing! I invite you to embark on a transformative journey that will help you tap into your inner strength, rediscovering your resilience and cultivate meaningful connections with yourself and those around you.
Karin Earle, LMFT
Karin has a masters degree in marriage and family therapy and certificate of advanced study in trauma informed practice from Syracuse University. Karin has been in practice since 2019.
There is a universal human need for our stories to be told, heard, and understood. Perhaps your story has painful memories that have caused anxiety, stress, and depression to enter your life. Maybe you have yet to understand how to get to the next chapter and feel stuck reliving your past. You are nervous to face these memories and challenges alone and you are ready to try therapy. It is my goal as a therapist to provide you with a safe space to explore and process your past and present stories with the intention to access healing and positive change.
Theresa Jenkins, LMFT
Theresa has a Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy from Syracuse University and has been in practice since 2017. Theresa specializes in working with clients with anxiety, depression, and relationship issues.
Where do you go when you have had enough? Do you believe in something or someone greater than yourself? Do you believe in trusting the process towards a better life? Asking for help does not make us weak. To be a better me I had to let go and let God! Carrying life burdens and trauma can lead to continuous depression and sadness. I want to work with you to try different ways to help you be released from the bondage of self. The healing process begins when you are ready and know that I am here
Allison Macon, LCSW
Allison is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with extensive experience in eating disorder treatment. With a passion for helping individuals achieve lasting recovery, Allison utilizes a holistic approach that combines evidence-based, trauma-informed, and client-centered services to foster healing.
Taking steps towards self-discovery and healing takes courage. I understand that seeking support can be a significant step and I want you to know that you’re not alone on this path. I’m here to create a safe, nonjudgmental space where together, we can explore your challenges, uncover your strengths, and work collaboratively toward positive change.
Alaina Mormile, LCSW
Alaina is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and has been in practice for over 20 years. In addition to social work, Alaina has has 1,000+ hours of training in yoga therapeutics. She specializes in working with clients to address anxiety, depression and life transitions with a focus on mindfulness, managing difficult emotions and setting healthy boundaries
Have a clear sense of what obstacles you are facing and how to address them. Use your inner wisdom to guide your decisions. Build on your strengths. Learn new ways to manage your emotions. Feel truly seen and heard in a non-judgmental space.
Joelsen Resimo, LCSW
Joelsen is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who brings a practical and compassionate approach to the field of mental health counseling. Grounded in empathy, Joelsen utilizes a strength-based approach, combining evidence-based, client-centered, and trauma-informed treatment methods.
Together, we will embark on a collaborative journey of self-discovery, healing, and growth. My goal is to help you uncover your inner strengths, develop coping strategies, and find solutions that align with your values and aspirations.
Eunice is a current graduate student at Syracuse University. She is working toward earning her masters in marriage and family therapy. Eunice works with individuals, couples, and families under the direct supervision of LeeAnn Swager, licensed marriage and family therapist.
Remember, you are not alone on this path. Together, we will explore, heal, and grow, enabling you to forge a more fulfilling and harmonious life. The first step towards positive change begins with reaching out, and I am here to welcome you with open arms and a compassionate heart.
LeeAnn Swager, LMFT, IMFT, MA, MSW
LeeAnn is a licensed marriage & family therapist working with individuals, couples, children, and families. Her specialties include disordered eating, body image, child abuse and neglect, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). She has both a Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy and a Masters in Social Work from Syracuse University. She is currently working on her PhD in Human Development and Family Science at The Ohio State University, with a concentration in Couple & Family Therapy.
My goal is for my clients to truly feel that we are a good fit for each other. I have a personality, a therapeutic style, and my own perspective, but I am just one person. I will always advocate for you to get the care you need, and if it is not me, my goal is to help you find it. Life is too short to spend our time fitting triangles into squares.
Cortnie is a limited permit holding marriage and family therapist. Cortnie provides therapy services under the supervision of LeeAnn Swager, LMFT. As a Marriage and Family Therapist, Cortnie works with people who have ADHD, have experienced trauma, anxiety, relationship/marital issues, grief, depression, communication issues and more.
When you work with me, you will receive unconditional support, encouragement and someone who will give you the space to be heard. My goal is to support you through whatever you need and provide you with some lifelong tools for self-improvement and continuous growth.