Therapists

Anna Hickey

Anna M. Hickey, MA, LPC, NCC
Executive Director
Clinical Therapist
Mediator

Therapists

Anna Hickey is the Executive Director of Life Transitions. She is a fully licensed professional counselor with a post-Master’s education in mental health. She has a diverse professional background working with individuals, couples, and families with a wide range of presenting problems. Her specialties include anxiety, depression, and relationship issues, including intimate and family conflict. Anna provides counseling to individuals, families and couples. She enjoys working with adults and adolescents 16 years and older. In addition, Anna has combined her counseling skills with her training in divorce mediation to offer Divorce Mediation services as an alternative to litigated marriage dissolution.

Anna founded Life Transitions with the commitment to helping those who are struggling by creating a space of respect, understanding, and motivation to achieve goals. You may contact Anna with any concerns or questions, as well as, for appointments. She may be contacted at (586) 255-0499 or [email protected]

Therapists

Colleen Lambert, MA, LPC, NCC
Clinical Therapist

Therapists

Colleen Lambert is a fully licensed counselor who earned degrees in Counseling from both Oakland University and Rochester College. Working for years in the Hospice and Palliative Care division of Henry Ford Health Systems; Colleen has counseled individuals and families facing grief, chronic illness and trauma associated with sudden loss. Additionally, Colleen currently provides bereavement support for individuals and families who have experienced loss within the St. Joseph Mercy Hospital System. Colleen has experience counseling individuals facing depression, chronic illness, anxiety, family and marital conflict and life transitions. She has advanced post graduate education including The Gottman Method for couples, grief and loss, palliative care, trauma, anxiety and depression. As a counselor, Colleen brings warmth and a calming presence; providing clients with compassion and empathy. Her approach is eclectic; tailored to each individual, and uses strategies, techniques and tools that best fit the needs and preferences of each client. Colleen provides counseling to individuals, families, and couples. She enjoys working with adults and adolescents,15 years and older.

If you would like to schedule an appointment with Colleen, contact her directly at (586) 696-6869 or [email protected]

Briana-Ramirez

Briana Ramirez, LLMSW
Clinical Therapist

Therapists

Briana Ramirez is a limited licensed Masters Social Worker, who earned her degree from the University of Michigan School of Social Work. Briana has a professional background in trauma recovery and adjustment to life difficulties. She has experience in supporting parents to learn effective strategies to address children’s difficult behaviors. In addition, she helps children in regulating their own emotions. Briana provides bilingual (English and Spanish) therapy services for individuals, families, and couples. She has experience in providing services for refugees and immigrants who are transitioning to the USA. Briana provides a client-centered approach, creating an individualized treatment plan to meet the unique needs of the client. With children and youth, she uses creative interventions through the use of art, sensory activities, and play therapy, to engage her clients beyond talk therapy. Briana specializes in working with children ages 4 and older, and teens; however she also enjoys working with adults.
 
If you would like to schedule an appointment with Briana, contact her directly at 586-404-0125 or [email protected]

Haley Paperd, LLMSW Clinical Therapist

Haley Paperd, LLMSW
Clinical Therapist

Therapists

Haley Paperd is a limited license Masters Social Worker who earned a degree in Social Work from the University of Michigan. Haley has previous experience counseling individuals and families who are facing depression, anxiety, and behavioral concerns within the home and community. She has experience working with adolescents and adults who are seeking help with adjusting to life transitions, emotion regulation, and/or processing trauma. Additionally, Haley has 4 years of experience working with children, teenagers, and young adults diagnosed withAutism, ADHD, and other developmental disabilities.

As a therapist, Haley uses a person-centered approach that is tailored to each individual’s strengths, goals, and needs.Haley enjoys using creative interventions in her work, including utilizing art, writing, sensory, and play activities, to connect with her clients. Haley specializes in working with pre-teens and teenagers, however she also enjoys working with children ages 3 and older, adolescents, and adults.

If you would like to schedule an appointment with Haley, contact her directly at (586) 295-8874 or [email protected]