Counseling Services, LLC

Strengthening Families, Empowering Individuals

Our Therapists:

Doug McComas, MS, LMSW

Mr. McComas has 25 years experience in treatment of children, teens and adults. Doug's practice includes the treatment of ADHD, conduct disorders, abuse and neglect issues, depression and anxiety concerns.  He provides both individual and family therapy. Doug is a certified Parents as Teachers supervisor and a past infant mental health program supervisor. Mr. McComas also provides training to other clinicians across the state of Michigan.

Christine Hall-Reed, LMSW, ACSW

Ms. Hall-Reed has an extensive background  that includes Head Start and Infant Mental Health services. She provides services to both children and adults with a wide range of issues including life transitions, depression, parent/child concerns and divorce.  Ms. Hall-Reed also has provided therapy services to college students in the Jackson area for several years. She brings a varied background that includes music and theater into her work. 


Catherine Kattula, LMSW, ACSW

Ms Kattula’s passion is working with individuals & families toward developing greater personal strength while building closer connections with one another. Her experience in the field includes a strong focus on relationship counseling and trauma recovery. Ms Kattula is trained in EMDR for treatment of trauma. Other areas of expertise include self-esteem, depression, and anxiety. Ms Kattula uses both family & individual sessions to provide a secure, comfortable, and effective path to strengthen & nurture her clients.

Philip Barker, LMSW, ACSW, SSW

Mr. Barker has over 30 years of experience in the field of social work, including over 20 years as a school social worker and six years as president of the Michigan Association of School Social Workers.  Mr. Barker utilizes several styles of treatment when working with individuals, couples, and families.  His treatment modalities include cognitive therapy, DBT, art therapy, play therapy, trauma-focused CBT, skill building, motivational interviewing, systems theory, and solution-focused brief therapy. Mr. Barker believes in a strength-based and activity-based approach when working with his clients.