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8001 Ravines Edge Ct
Columbus, OH, 43235


Our Team of Experts

Our Staff of Experts

In addition to eating disorder specialization, the clinical team at The Center has strong clinical backgrounds with many co-occurring concerns such as trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety, depression, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), and some personality disorders. We have individuals who are trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Family Based Therapy (FBT), Prolonged Exposure (PE), and Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT). We also have clinicians who can incorporate faith into treatment, if requested by the client.


Laura Hill, PhD, President, Chief Executive Officer
Cheryl Ryland,  LISW-S, Vice President, Treasurer, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer
Jason McCray, PhD, Chief Clinical Officer


Jenifer Takats, MD (Psychiatry), Medical Director
Lisa Bond, RN, DBT Specialist
Summer Lawson, MSW, APRN, PMHNP-BC,  Nurse Practitioner
Melissa Reynolds,  NCMA, Medical Assistant
Chris Schultz, NP, Nurse Practitioner

Food and Nutrition

Sonja Stotz, RD, LD, Director of Food and Nutrition/Clinical Dietitian
Jessica Kilbarger, MS, RD, LD, Clinical Dietitian
Taylor Lechner, MFN, RD, LD, Clinical Dietitian
Karli Lutton, RD, LD, Clinical Dietitian
Leah Mako, RD, LD, Clinical Dietitian
Carrie McCain, Nutrition Services Associate


Theresa McClurg-Genevese, LPCC, Director of Support Groups, Outpatient Clinician
Asia Place, LPCC, Assistant Director Intensive Outpatient Programs
Lyndsey Pruett, LPCC-S, Director of Intensive Outpatient Programs
Whitney HillLISW-S, Assistant Director of M's Place, Partial Hospital Program (PHP)
Calvin Timbrook, LPCC-S, Director of M's Place, Partial Hospital Program (PHP)
Nichole Wood Barcalow, PhD, Director of Outpatient Services 
Amy Avery, M.Div, LPCC, Outpatient Clinician
Jennifer Beck, LPCC-S, Outpatient Clinician
Kristen Howell, LPCC, Level of Care Manager, M's Place (Partial Hospital) Clinician
Kalyn Jorgensen, MFT, LPC, PHP Clinician, Level of Care Clinician
Jessica Knoblauch, LPCC, CDCA, IOP Clinician, Level of Care Clinician
Kim Krier, LSW, PHP Clinician, Level of Care Clinician
Mollie Meisterman, LISW, Outpatient Clinician
M Mullan,  LPC, IOP and5-Day Treatment Program Clinical Fellow
Sharon Murphy,  PhD, Outpatient Psychologist
Lindsey Petersen,  LPCC, Outpatient Clinician
Erica Temes,  5-Day Treatment Program Coordinator
Lindsay Varkula, PhD, Outpatient and PHP Psychologist                                                                                                           


Lori Johnson, Director of Education and Outreach
Christina Knueppel, Director of Office Management and Executive Associate to CCO
Tom Sherrill, Director of Patient Financial Services
Jill Fondriest, Office and Billing Associate
Martha Petry, Executive Associate to CFO/ HR Assistant
Jane Rhoades, Billing Associate
Amber Scott, Executive Associate to CEO
Kacy Wiant, Office Associate
Ben Wurst, Office Associate

Pam Collins, Maintenance

Interested in joining our team? Check HERE for current openings.