New Life Counseling, M.A., LPCC

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BARBARA WALLIS, LPCC is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with experience and expertise in providing support and treatment to men, women and children.  Her desire is to assist those who are facing difficult issues in their lives.  Using a variety of therapies, she has treated depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorders.  She counsels individuals experiencing problems in their marriage, children, and family.    

Barbara received her Master's Degree from Stetson University in Mental Health Counseling. She has been married for over 40 years and has raised 2 sons. Prior to entering the Counseling field, Barbara worked with insurance and major oil corporations and understands the pressures of the corporate world and balancing home life with the professional life. Barbara combines life experience with Cognitive Behavioral and Christian Therapy to help clients achieve their best life possible.

COUPLES COUNSELING 

Barbara assists couples to create a “New Normal” for their relationship through learning about each other and replacing old habits with new habits. The couple with discuss the following areas with her:

  • Oneness in a relationship
  • Barriers that affect Oneness
  • Communication skills
  • Resolving Conflict
  • Finances
  • Differences between the male and female brain
  • Importance of commitment
  • Recreating the friendship and having fun together
  • Forgiveness
  • Trust

Barbara can also help clients overcome:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Stress
  • Post-Traumatic Stress (PTSD)
  • Parenting
  • Low Self-Esteem

Barbara works for New Life Counseling in Dover, OH and Stow, OH. The main and billing office is in Dover, OH but she also works out of her office in Stow, OH located inside Fishcreek Church of the Nazarene.  


 
You can find more about Barbara and the other therapists by visiting www.newlifedover.com.

Listed below are additional therapists located at the Dover, OH office.

RYAN DUNN, PH.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist with experience and expertise in providing treatment to adults, teens and children. He was born and raised in Holmes County, Ohio. He served as a U.S. Air Force psychologist for four years before establishing a private practice in Columbus, and then in 1998 opened New Life Counseling in Dover. In addition to treatment of depression, anxiety, marital, and family problems, he provides more specialized treatment in pain management and hypnosis. He lives with his wife and two children near Dover, and they are active in a local church.


 
BETHANY BAIR, LPCC is a licensed professional clinical counselor experienced in providing treatment to adolescents and adults. She works with clients individually, as well as through marital and family counseling, and has also facilitated therapy in group settings. She began her career working with women and single-parent families in an inner-city shelter and has successfully treated individuals struggling with anxiety, depression, adjustment and post-trauma difficulties. Her approaches to treatment include cognitive behavioral and dialectical behavioral therapies, as well as relaxation and stress management strategies. Bethany lives with her husband in Tuscarawas County, where they are both active in their local church. 


WENDY CLEMENTZ, LPCC is a licensed professional clinical counselor experienced in providing support and treatment to children, teens, and adults. Her experience includes treating those struggling with anxiety and depression, anger problems, ADHD, child behavioral problems, and survivors of abuse. She has experience in using play therapy. Wendy sees children, teens and adults. She lives with her family in Stark County, where she was raised, and is involved in her local church.

MARCIA LUKENS, LSW is a licensed social worker experienced in providing support and treatment to children, adults and older adults. Her experience includes treating individuals dealing with depression, anxiety, life changes and marital issues. Marcia uses a variety of therapies such as relaxation therapy, cognitive therapy, and play therapy with children. She has experience in mental health working in both individual and group settings. Marcia and her husband live in Tuscarawas County. She enjoys cooking, spending time with family and friends, and plays flute and piccolo in the Dominic Greco Band.

DR. NATHAN STEPHENS, PSY.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist with experience and expertise in treating adolescents and adults. His experience includes providing therapy for those with anxiety and depression, addictions, anger problems, histories of abuse and marital problems. In addition, he has experience providing court-ordered treatment and conducting psychological evaluations of various types, including for those involved in the legal system. Dr. Stephens grew up in the area and he and his family currently live in Stark County. He and his wife of over ten years are committed members of their local church.  

DR. BRUCE MALCOLM, PSY.D, ABPP is a licensed and board certified clinical psychologist.  In his 20 years of doctoral level practice he has served children, teens, adults, and seniors.  His experience includes providing therapy for a wide range of presenting problems including severe depression, anxiety disorders, adolescent behavior problems, marital issues, sexual addictions, and work-related issues.  He has provided psychological assessments for learning-related issues as well as mental health issues.  Dr. Malcolm is a native of the Chicago area.  He spent several years of his youth in Tuscarawas County.  He and his wife of more than 40 years live in the New Philadelphia area to be near 4 of their 7 grandchildren.  He and his wife are active members of their local church.

JESSICA LANCE, LPCC.  is a licensed professional counselor, experienced in providing treatment to children, adolescents and adults with substance abuse issues.   She works with individuals, families, and has facilitated therapy in group settings . She began her career working with adults struggling with drug and alcohol use, then, began to work with children and adolescents in an inner city community, providing office and school based services.  She has successfully worked with individuals struggling with anxiety, anger, behavioral problems, ADHD, drug and alcohol use, depression, adjustment and post-trauma difficulties. Her approaches to treatment include cognitive behavioral and dialectical behavioral therapies, as well as relaxation and stress management strategies.  Jessica lives with her husband in Stark County, where they are involved in their local church.

CHRISTINE JONES, LICDC, LPC is dually credentialed as a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor who specializes in helping families and individuals create and maintain a recovery-based lifestyle.  She has deep family roots in Tuscarawas County.  She worked for many years with Tribal Programs in South Dakota and brings a variety of approaches to her work with depression, anxiety, PTSD, and recovery issues.  She has experience and expertise in individual and group therapy and incorporates mindfulness, experiential, and client-centered therapies to instill hope, enthusiasm, and peace in the hearts of her clients.  Christine is available for spiritual and meditation-based counseling.  She is a member of a local church.

TIFFANY SHANOWER, LISW, is a licensed independent social worker who is experienced in providing treatment to children and adolescents. She works with individuals, families, and has facilitated therapy in group settings. She began her career working with children in an inner city community, then transitioned to working with children and adolescents in a rural community, providing office and school based services. She has successfully worked with individuals struggling with anxiety, depression, anger, behavioral problems, adjustment, ADHD, and post-trauma difficulties. Her approaches to treatment include cognitive behavioral and play therapies, as well as relaxation and stress management strategies.  Tiffany lives with her husband and two young children in Stark County, where they are actively involved in their local church.

 

 

 


New Life Counseling Reaches

Stow OH
Dover OH