Our team at Wichita Family Counseling offers a range of services, including marriage counseling, individual therapy, family therapy, play therapy, and family/parenting consultation and education. Feel free to contact a team member directly to inquire about their services or send a general inquiry now. We welcome your contact and look forward to the opportunity to serve you.
Brooke Strathe, LCMFT
Brooke is a clinically licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who works with clients ages 12 and older. Brooke sees clients individually, as a couple, and/or as a family system. She has extensive experience treating adolescent and adult anxiety, depression, and trauma. Brooke welcomes the opportunity to collaborate with clients to develop realistic solutions and it is her hope that you will feel supported, encouraged, and empowered to make the changes you desire in your life. Brooke hopes to develop a therapeutic relationship that allows you to flourish both individually and relationally.
In working with adolescents, parents can expect to be involved with their child’s treatment. Whether that is attending family sessions, learning parenting skills to implement at home, and/or providing feedback to the therapist. Positive outcomes are more possible when the family system is involved with the adolescent’s therapeutic process.
Brooke has additional training in EMDR, Interpersonal Neurobiology, and the Enneagram.
Availability: Monday-Thursday 8am-1pm. Schedule likely to change Fall 2022.
Insurances accepted: BCBS, ProviDRS Care, KanCare (Sunflower and UnitedHealthCare), United HealthCare Commercial, UMR, AllSavers, TriCare, AmBetter
Mika Gross, M.S. – Parent Educator and Coach
Mika is a master’s level family systems practitioner working as a parent educator and coach. She has over 30 years of experience in family support, organizational leadership, program development, speaking, training, and working directly with clients in complex family life situations. She specializes in early childhood parenting, behavior management, co-parenting in shared custody situations, high-conflict co-parenting, step and blended families, parenting ADHD/ODD, and parenting tweens and teens. Mika is the co-parenting education facilitator for Sedgwick County and is the owner and founder of The Parent’s Place, a site for parent support through group education classes and private education and coaching. Mika is passionate about helping parents succeed with all different kinds of children and in complex life circumstances. Check out her group parenting classes now: www.theparentsplace.com
Availability: Flexible daytime scheduling for in office and virtual appointments; Tues. evenings when available
Insurances accepted: Education and coaching services are private pay.
Sabrina Hooks, LCMFT, RPT
Sabrina is an experienced, licensed clinical Marriage and Family Therapist and a Registered Play Therapist. She has a passion for working with clients age 10 and older and providing them with genuine support, compassion and honest feedback. Sabrina specializes in working with youth and adults, couples, and families struggling with marital conflict, blended families, adoption, depression, anxiety and grief, in addition to postpartum depression. Sabrina says, “I believe that in therapy, it is most helpful to speak to someone who is neutral, non-judgmental, supportive and outside of our life circumstances. I strive to be that person for my clients.”
Availability: Daytime T, W, TH
Insurances accepted: Aetna, Beacon Health Options, KanCare plans, Trustmark, ProviDRs Care, UMR, and AllSavers
Lanice Reiswig, MEd, LPC
Lanice is a licensed professional counselor and play therapist. She is a graduate of Wichita State University and Tabor College. As a mother, grandmother, teacher, advocate, career/school counselor, professional counselor and play therapist, her interests have always revolved around children and young people. She believes play is the language of children and finds play therapy is particularly useful in treating children on a nonverbal level, allowing them to experience a cathartic intervention which provides comfort and promotes healing.
Lanice also works with clients of all ages addressing issues like anxiety, depression, self-harm, co-dependency, geriatric concerns, and family, marriage and relationship issues in an open and non-judgmental atmosphere. Lanice uses principles in Cognitive-Behavioral, Existential, Solutions-Focused and Client-Centered Therapies to help her clients achieve psychological, emotional, relational, spiritual, and physical wellness, while developing the insight and skills to grow rewarding relationships and a fulfilling life. Lanice is a Christian and recognizes the beneficial role faith can play in treatment and recovery.
Availability: Flexible scheduling available T, W, Th
Insurances accepted: Accepts most major insurances including BCBS and KanCare.
Meredith Miller, LCMFT
As a Licensed Clinical Marriage & Family Therapist, Meredith Miller has 20 years of clinical experience assisting individuals, couples, and families. Meredith understands that there is no greater source of meaning in our lives than our relationship with ourselves and with others. She offers a supportive environment and provides valuable resources to cultivate meaningful healing, growth & transformation. Meredith specializes in adult individual work, couples, and family systemic work.
Meredith specializes in a variety of presenting issues, including depression, anxiety, grief and loss, difficult transitions, unresolved trauma and relational conflict including intimacy issues, growing apart and extramarital affairs.
Availability: Contact us
Insurances accepted: BCBS insurance plans as well as private pay.
Julie Miller, LCMFT, CST
Julie is a Licensed Clinical Marriage and Family Therapist and AASECT Certified Sex Therapist. She strives to provide couples and individuals with a safe environment to examine aspects of their sexuality and relationships through accurate and reliable information they may not otherwise have access to.
In addition to working with sexual concerns, Julie has a passion for helping individuals through struggles with anxiety, depression, and low self-esteem. Her therapy is trauma informed to address symptoms of PTSD and Acute Stress through hypnotherapy and mindfulness-based skills. She periodically runs groups for those who desire to develop these skills more fully. Julie accepts most insurances and is currently accepting new clients.
Learn more about Julie at www.therapywithjulie.com
Availability: Contact us
Insurances accepted: Most insurances
Amy Glendening, M.Ed, LCPC
Amy is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and Play Therapist who works with children and adults, three years and older. She has multiple years of experience in the professional counseling role with six years focused in the school setting as a Behavior Specialist. Her primary focus is working with school aged children to help build success in their daily lives at home, in school, and in the community. Amy believes that understanding how the brain works and affects an individual is crucial to implementing positive change in those that she works with. She understands that behavior is a form of communication, and it is vital to listen to what those behaviors are saying in order to advocate for their needs. Amy encourages collaboration to ensure meaningful and mindful emotional health for her clients.
Availability: T, W daytime and evenings
Insurances accepted: BCBS, UnitedHealthcare plans, KanCare (all plans), and ProviDRs Care/Trustmark.
Janel Hartwell, LCMFT
Janel is a clinically licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who has specific experience working with individuals and families who have been impacted by a significant medical diagnosis or who suffer from chronic illness. Additionally, Janel has a passion for working with teen and adult clients struggling with anxiety, depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, grief, and relationship difficulties. She works collaboratively with clients using an integrated body, mind, and spirit approach in helping clients reach identified goals and navigate life’s adversities.
Janel has additional training in Interpersonal Neurobiology and uses brain-based treatment methods.
Availability: Tuesday and Thursday 8-5pm, and Fridays 12-3pm.
Insurances accepted: BCBS, ProviDRS Care, UHC Kancare, Sunflower, and Aetna Better Health
Katrina Zachary, LCMFT
Katrina has a passion for working with clients toward livina a more authentic, enjoyable life. She works to create a safe space that is non-judgmental, hopeful, and encouraging for clients to navigate difficulties and make meaningful change. Embracing a client-centered approach, Katrina believes that each person has a unique experience and therapy must be customized to meet those individual needs. Katrina integrates the use of mind, body, and spirit to provide a strength-based, systemic approach in working with individuals, couples, and families. She has experience in working with a variety of struggles including anxiety, depression, emotional regulation, life transitions, relationship discord, trauma, and chronic pain. Katrina has special interest in working with trauma clients struggling with chronic pain and is trained in EMDR and Sand Tray therapy. She also enjoys working with couples and has received additional training in couple’s work, including Gottman Level 2 and Prepare/Enrich certification. Read more about Katrina in her Psychology Today profile at: https://www.psychologytoday.com/profile/357614
Availability: M, T, W, TH 9-5 or varies
Insurances accepted: BCBS, Aetna, United, Cigna, ProviDRS Care, Sunflower/Centene, Medicaid Plans
Lyndsey Sander, LPC
Lyndsey is a licensed professional counselor who provides therapeutic services to children, adolescents and adults. She is passionate about empowering individuals to utilize their strengths to become the best version of themselves. Lyndsey believes that hope, healing and sustainable change are reachable through a client/counselor relationship built upon rapport, mutual respect and allowing the client to feel heard and understood. Her 15 years of experience in education enables her to understand the crucial role of partnering with caregivers to work on individualized goals and interventions for the child. Lyndsey utilizes mindfulness, cognitive-behavior, solution-focused, person-centered and play therapies to help clients connect, grow, and thrive.
Availability: TH, F daytime and W evenings
Insurances accepted: Blue Cross Blue Shield, AmBetter, Aetna Commercial, UHC Kancare, Sunflower, Aetna Better Health and FMH.
Rachel Zamorano, LSCSW
Rachel is an experienced Licensed Clinical Social Worker, who has worked in social services since 2001. She works to establish a strong therapeutic alliance with clients and uses a person centered approach. She believes in providing a safe and non judgmental environment to explore clients’ interactions with all of the various systems in their lives in order to improve overall functioning, establish healthy relationships, and develop coping skills. Rachel works with adolescents, adults, families and couples with anxiety, depression, anger issues, infidelity, divorce, mood dysregulation, grief, and workplace stress. She has a special interest and expertise in working with first responders and their families.
Availability: M-F and some evenings and weekends; Schedule with Rachel now at: https://rachel-zamorano.clientsecure.me/
Insurances accepted: All major commercial insurance (BCBS, Aetna, UHC/UMR, TriCare, ProviDRS Care, and others), as well as Medicare and Medicaid.
Heather Zogleman, LPC
Heather works with children and adolescents to target areas of difficulty in relationships, school and social settings. Heather works collaboratively to develop communication and coping strategies that engage and empower individuals to manage stressors, feelings and behaviors. She believes building positive relationships and working together are key in mental wellness. Heather’s goal is to provide a safe and supportive environment in which young people can process, grow, and explore not only their challenges, but also their strengths. Heather is a Licensed Professional Counselor and play therapist. She has worked in the school setting for 15 years and recognizes the challenges students face within the classroom. Heather firmly believes that communication between the home, school and therapist is crucial in helping students find success academically, behaviorally as well as socially. Through years of working with children, she has discovered that building relationships and allowing children the opportunity to play and explore provides a safe environment in building trust and discovering growth in all children.
Insurances accepted: Aetna, BCBS, Kancare (Aetna Better Health of Kansas, Sunflower, United) and Meritain.