Counselors, Psychiatrists & Prescribers, and Administrators
Our counselors are all licensed or certified in the State of Maryland. Below is a list of some of our counselors and the locations that they work. If you should have any questions, please feel free to call us at (410) 740-8066.
We welcome LGBTQ+ Patients!
Counselors & Therapists
Laura Kogelschatz, LCSW-C
Laura is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with experience providing individual and group services. She has worked with at-risk student in middle & high school dealing with social, emotional, academic and behavioral issues.
Rachel Rentch, LCSW-C
Rachel is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with more than 10 years of experience with outpatient mental health. She is certified in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) as well as being trained in CBT & DBT.
Kayla Mangen, LCPC
Kayla is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor who uses techniques that pull from Cognitive-Behavioral and Rational-Emotive Behavioral Therapies (CBT and REBT), as well as mindfulness and motivational interviewing, tailoring them as necessary to help you deal with your specific issues.
Aaron Brager, LGPC, CAD-AD
Aaron is responsible for coordinating services at our Eldersburg location - facilitating adult education and treatment groups throughout the week and co-facilitating the Young Adult Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) in Columbia.
Elizabeth Brandon, LMSW
Elizabeth is a Licensed Master Social Worker. She works with clients of all ages and utilizes a variety of evidence-based treatment options.
Mitchell “King” Cherry MS., LGPC
Mr. Cherry is a Licensed Graduate Professional Counselor (LGPC) in the state of Maryland and his goal is to help the client explore the root of their distress while also learning and implementing coping skills to improve their ability to manage stressors.
Zach Carhart, LGPC
Zach Carhart is a Licensed Graduate professional counselor (LGPC), currently working towards his clinical license. Zach focuses on the whole person, spirit, mind, and body; he believes in the power of a story and that each individual life story is unique and can bring healing and growth.
Lisa Cohen, LCPC, CAC-AD
Lisa is a Certified Associate Counselor Alcohol and Drug as well as the Director of Adolescent Substance Treatment Services. She has a strong desire to help kids succeed and is responsible for five different levels of adolescent education and treatment.
Licensed Therapist, Vice President & Clinical Supervisor
Katie Collier, LCPC, DBT-C
Katie is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor who is DBT trained and works as an individual and family therapist. She is also the Vice President of CCS, the Director of Adult Substance Treatment Services,
Danielle Collins, LCSW-C
Licensed Master Social Worker Danielle is a Licensed Certified Social Worker – Clinical (LCSW-C). She earned her Masters Degree in Social Work from Salisbury University in 2016. She has extensive experience and training working with children who are victims of child abuse, adult survivors of child abuse, and victims of domestic violence. Danielle uses a...
Eric Conway, LGPC
Columbia, Eldersburg, Frederick
Eric Conway is a Licensed Graduate Professional Counselor who graduated from Hood College with a Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. “I believe anyone can recover. Together we can learn to process difficult experiences, identify the root causes of unproductive behaviors, and heal the wounds that drive them.”
Rachel DiComo, LGPC
Rachel DiComo is a licensed Graduate Professional Counselor who enjoys working with children, adolescents, and young adults. She uses a holistic approach to treatment focusing on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, but also incorporates other modalities depending on the individual client's needs.
CEO, Clinical Director, Licensed Therapist
Mark Donovan, LCPC, LCADC
Mark is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor as well as the CEO of CCS. He specializes in working with depressed, acting out, dually diagnosed teens and their families.
Crystal Ellis, CSC-AD
Crystal is compassionate about the well-being of her clients and obtains gratification by serving the clients of our community.
Christine Foote, LCADC
Christine Foote is a Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LCADC) and holds a Masters of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling. Christine is a practical, interactive, solution-focused therapist, whose treatment approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients resolve current problems and long-standing patterns.
Licensed Therapist/Director of Marketing
Shannon Garrett, LMSW, LCADC
Mr. Garrett has experience working with adolescents, young adults, adults, families and couples. As well as treating substance use disorders, depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, ADHD or when life just seems to generally suck.
Katia is a Substance Use Disorder group aid who is a pending Licensed Graduate Professional Counselor (LGPC). She has experience working with adolescents in an intensive outpatient setting and provides a safe space for her clients and their families.
Licensed Therapist, Program Director
Meghan Hesterberg, LCPC, LCADC
Meghan is a Certified Addictions Counselor and co-facilitates the Adult Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP). She is also responsible for the Anger Management Program in Millersville.
Licensed Counselor & Adolescent Coordinator
Sarah Hoffmaster, LCPC
Sarah is a Licensed Counselor & Adolescent Coordinator. She co-facilitates the Intensive Outpatient Group for Adult Substance abuse, the Outpatient Group for Teen Substance Abuse, the DBT Group for Teens and leads the Teen Early Intervention Group for Substance Abuse.
Kaitlyn Kylus, LMSW
Elizabeth is a Licensed Graduate Social Worker and Kaitlyn is a Licensed Master of Social Work who has experience working with children and adolescents with a wide range of concerns including anxiety, depression, self-esteem, ADHD, grief, and life transitions.is a nationally certified Dialectical Behavioral Therapist. She works with clients of all ages and utilizes a variety of evidence-based treatment options.
Emily Neidenberg, LMSW
Emily views clients as experts in their own experiences and utilizes modalities such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Internal Family Systems, Mindfulness, and Motivational Interviewing techniques.
Alcohol and Drug Trainee
Adam Reed, ADT
Adam is an Alcohol and Drug Trainee (ADT) working on receiving his Associate of Applied Science in Human Services Counseling from the Community College of Baltimore County, with an interest in DBT.
Alcohol and Drug Trainee
Amanda Shane, ADT
Amanda is an Alcohol and Drug Trainee (ADT) presently working towards her Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from McDaniel College.
Zivago Bunting, DNP, PMHNP
Dr. Zivago Bunting is a nationally Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner who earned his Doctor of Nursing Practice Lifespan degree at the University of Maryland Graduate School of Nursing (UMSON).
Joshua Rosenthal, M.D.
Dr. Rosenthal is the Medical Director for CCS's Intensive Outpatient Program and a Psychiatric Consultant for Integrative Counseling. He has treated a broad range of psychiatric disorders and has experience with clinical trials of new medications.
Contact us if you have any questions or to schedule an assessment.