WE ARE THE CENTER
We are a diverse group of therapists, including Psychologists, APRNs, Marriage and Family Therapists and Social Workers. We use our professional skills, and our clinical and life experience to help our clients identify and reach their life goals. We are passionate about our work and committed to state of the art treatment for our clients!
Anthony F. Campagna, Ph.D.
Anthony is a graduate of Dartmouth College and Yale University, which awarded him a doctorate in clinical psychology in 1975. He has had a varied career in both inpatient and outpatient mental health treatment. His therapy embodies the values of personal development and freedom for his clients to live a good life, and he has learned from his work with adults and adolescents of diverse walks of life and racial/ethnic backgrounds and sexual orientation, mentally ill criminals, substance abusers, arsonist and fire setters, and individuals with inappropriate sexual behaviors. He has learned that we are all more alike than we are different and that more fulfillment and greater happiness is always possible even if it seems too far too reach when we’re alone.
Sandra Biller, MS, LMFT
Sandra helps her clients connect the dots and see the patterns in their behavior and life, to understand better who they are, where they come from and where they hope to be. She does this with no judgment, confidentiality, compassion and hope. She has special interest and experience in helping couples communicate better, rebuild trust and maximize love. Sandra received her BA from Barnard College of Columbia University. She has traveled extensively and is bilingual, having lived in Argentina where she studied psychodynamic therapy and psychoanalysis. She graduated from Southern Connecticut State University where she was trained in evidence-based, systemic therapies including CBT, Positive Psychology and Solution Focused.
Diana P. Congdon, APRN
Diana P. Congdon, APRN, is a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Adult Mental Health with years of experience in administration, teaching, clinical supervision, and, clinical practice of both medication management and psychotherapy. She specializes in counseling and psychotherapy, providing the environment through which the individual gains further understanding of him or herself while learning improved problem-solving and decision-making skills. When indicated, medications can be a valuable addition to the psychotherapeutic work.
Max Greger-Moser, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Max Greger-Moser is a certified lifespan psychiatric nurse practitioner who received his Master’s degree from Yale Nursing School in 2014. Max has experience with in-home family counseling, the emergency department, and the psychiatric inpatient setting. Using the biopsychosocial approach to healthcare, Max strives to integrate a holistic approach to the medical management of mental illnesses. Viewing medications as a tool to work towards wellness, Max works collaboratively with his patients so they can reach their fullest potential.
Suzanne Serviss MSW, LCSW
Suzanne has over 30 years of experience in a variety of settings. She has been a high school social worker since 1990 where she works with adolescents and families to support students in their academic, personal, and social growth. Suzanne previously worked in homecare, hospice care, adult day care, juvenile justice, and child and family agencies throughout Connecticut. She received a BA in Psychology from Wheaton College(MA) and an MSW from UCONN. She recently was trained in Mindfulness Based Practices and has introduced these skills in work with her clients . She endorses a healthy lifestyle that includes movement of any kind to manage stress. Suzanne engages in creative problem-solving to assist her clients in reaching their goals, and encourages a dynamic dialogue throughout the process.
DonnaLee O’Connell, MFT
At Southern Connecticut State University DonnaLee studied Marriage and Family Therapy and specialized in families, couples and individuals of all ages. She also has a Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice. Her course work and experience has prepared her to work with a diverse clientele. DonnaLee worked eight years with Parole and Probation clients to assist them to reach their full potential as productive citizens. For the past four years she has worked with children and adolescents ages 5-18, along with their families, with an array of diagnoses from ADHD, depression, anxiety, PTSD and oppositional defiant behaviors. DonnaLee treats each client she works with as an individual addressing their unique goals. She believes it takes courage and commitment to seek therapy as a means of self improvement. “You are not broken. You are breaking through.” -Alex Myles
Kerry Law, LMFT. LADC, RYT
Kerry Law utilizes evidenced based practices as well as holistic approaches in her work with individuals, couples and families. Kerry graduated from Southern Connecticut State University with a Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. Since then she has specialized in the treatment of substance use disorders and mental health for both individuals and families.
Amanda Kedzior, Marriage and Family Therapist
Amanda provides an open and inviting space for clients to grow into deeper personal awareness about their obstacles, their goals, and their personhood. She works collaboratively with clients to identify patterns that they would like to be different and therefore, create change. Amanda received her Bachelors in Human Development and Family Studies from University of Saint Joseph which guides her understanding of life span topics and issues. She received her Master’s in Marriage and Family Therapy from Southern CT State University where she worked with individuals, couples, and families.
Ali Mariani, MA, MFT
Ali graduated Southern Connecticut State University with a Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy, where she was trained with an emphasis on Gestalt techniques and intensive self-of-the-therapist work. She completed her clinical internship working with youth and families between the ages of 3 and 18 in Meriden, Connecticut. Prior to that, she worked with adolescents, young adults, and adults struggling with substance abuse challenges and other mental health challenges. She is also a 200-hour Registered Yoga Teacher and is passionate about incorporating mindfulness techniques into her therapeutic sessions. She creates an inviting, warm, and supportive environment in the therapy room where clients have the opportunity to explore their own strengths within relationships.
Moira Mahon, MFT
Moira received her undergraduate degree in Psychology from Albertus Magnus College and her Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Southern Connecticut State University where she was trained from a systemic viewpoint to work with individuals, couples and families. Moira works collaboratively with clients of all ages to foster the possibility and opportunity for change. Moira also has experience treating individuals and families suffering from the effects of substance and alcohol use disorders.
Elizabeth Miller, MFT
Liz is passionate about supporting her clients to live their truth and to become more free and authentic in relationship with self and others. Liz values and honors the uniqueness of each individual, couple, and family. She is invested in co-creating a therapeutic relationship with her clients that supports self and relationship discovery and exploration, creates new awarenesses, enhances resilience, and holds space for the courageous process of healing. Liz holds a Bachelors Degree in Social Work and a Masters Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy, both from Southern Connecticut State University.
Carolyn S. Rende – Administrator
Carolyn is a trained paralegal with many years of experience in the private sector. She used her administrative skills to manage organizations that offer services to psychology professionals and their clients. Previous to her work at GNHCounseling she served as Grants and Contracts Administrator for Juvenile Forensic Services LLP, which operated a private girls’ detention center under contract with the Judicial Branch. In 2003 she joined Campagna Associates as the Referral Coordinator where she coordinated referrals for all twelve juvenile courts as well as coordinating referrals for the juveniles who were under the adult courts throughout the State.