Licensed Counselors


Katie Burnett, MA, LPC, NCC

Katie is a trained play therapist and enjoys working with children and adolescents, as well as adults. During her time at The Stone Center, Katie has had the opportunity to work with Individuals, Children, Couples, and Families dealing with a variety of concerns:

  • Depression

  • Anxiety

  • Anger

  • Trauma

  • ADHD

  • Various life transitions


Patricia Butler, LCSW, LMFT

Providing individual, couples and group counseling.

  • Treatment specialization includes:

  • Therapy for Depression and Anxiety

  • Couples/ Relationship Counseling

  • Trauma Resolution

  • Parenting Support

  • Grief Counseling

  • Spiritual Support

  • Stress Management

  • Conflict Resolution

  • Adoption Issues




Charles Butler, MSW, LCSW

Treatment Interests & Specialities:

  • Relationship Issues

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • Loss & Grief

  • Men’s Issues

  • Veterans Issues

  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Modalities: Imago Relationship Therapy, Internal Family Systems, EMDR, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Somatic Experiencing Therapy


Dr. Emily Ciepcielinski, PHD, LPCS

Provides individual, family, and group counseling services to clients struggling with the following issues:

  • Eating disorders and the full range of disordered eating (e.g., anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder, chronic dieting, etc.)

  • Body image struggles

  • Self-compassion and self-identity work

  • Anxiety and depressive disorders

  • General women’s wellness and stress management issues


Jessee Eppley, LMFT

Helps individuals, couples, and families work through a variety of concerns including:

  • Depression, anxiety, and other emotional struggles

  • Relationship conflict and communication breakdown in couples and families

  • Marital distress and intimacy issues

  • Infidelity and loss of trust in relationships

  • Sexual and pornography addiction

  • Anger and disappointment in life

  • Spiritual concerns

  • Premarital therapy

Jessee has training in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT). He has also received training in helping those struggling with use of pornography and sexual addiction to find freedom from their addiction.


Dr. John Nance, PHD, LPCS

  • More information coming soon!

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Matt Weisner, MSW, LCSW

I am a certified:

  • Triple P Parenting Clinician

  • Facilitator of the Strengthening Families Program

  • certified clinician of SPARCS® (Structured Psychotherapy for Adolescents Responding to Chronic Stress)

  • (Have held the position) Senior Clinician of the TASK® (Treatment Alternatives for Sexualized Kids) program

 Through the above programs, I've utilized concepts and techniques from Mindfulness, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Dialectic Behavior Therapy.


Dr. Sarah Whitmire, PHD, LMFT, LPC

Sarah Specializes in:

  • anxiety

  • cross-dressing

  • depression

  • grief & loss

  • stress-management

  • play therapy with children

  • couples and marital therapy

  • family therapy

  • Middle Eastern culture


Kristy Yetman,  LPCA

  • Adult Anxiety

  • Millennial Women

  • Communication in Relationships


Desmond SMith, LMFTA

  • Relationship Enrichment

  • Child & Adult Anxiety

  • Adolescent adjustment

  • Family Therapy

  • Loss/Questioning of Faith



  • Personal Enneagram coaching

  • Couples Enneagram coaching