Main Line Therapy Solutions, LLC
Meet Our Clinicians
To the clinicians at MLTS, nothing is more important than helping our clients access the services they need. All of our clinicians are highly trained in their disciplines and have various areas of expertise to meet our clients’ goals and unique needs. Our bios below will help you to better understand who might be the best match for you. Additionally, one of our directors will happily suggest who might be the best fit.
Anna G. Lipshutz, MSS, LCSW
Managing Director / Co-Owner
Janet Siegel, PsyD, CSP
Operating Director / Co-Owner
Allison Keiter, MSEd, LPC, NCC (Haverford & Philadelphia)
Outpatient Therapy Department Supervisor
Allison is the Outpatient Therapy Department Supervisor at MLTS and a Licensed Professional Counselor. Allison is certified by the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC) and is also a certified school counselor. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education’s School and Mental Health Counseling program.
Allison has prior experience in outpatient community healthcare, as well as elementary through higher education settings. She has worked with children, adolescents, and adults across diverse backgrounds to provide individual, family and group psychotherapy. She specializes in supporting individuals navigating a wide range of issues including life transitions, trauma, anxiety, depression, behavioral concerns, and relational issues.
Although Allison is Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) certified, she draws from several modalities in her practice. She embodies the idea that therapy is not one-size-fits-all, and uses an individualized approach to support clients in identifying their existing strengths. She places an emphasis on creating a warm, non-judgmental, culturally inclusive environment that fosters a trusting partnership between therapist and client.
Lisa Snitzer, MSS, LSW (Haverford)
Outpatient Department Director
Lisa is the Outpatient Department Director at MLTS and a Licensed Social Worker. Lisa brings warmth, curiosity and caring to all of her work. As a therapist, she strives to create a safe, welcoming, and non-judgmental space for clients to work on their identified goals and to move towards living the life they want. She believes deeply in the power to grow and change, no matter what the circumstances. She also holds a core belief in our human capacity for resilience and in the process of recovery.
Lisa earned her graduate Social Work degree from Bryn Mawr School of Social Services. She has received training and provided years of practice utilizing relational, systems, trauma informed and psychodynamic frameworks.
She is a licensed social worker with over 25 years’ experience working as an individual, couples and family psychotherapist as well holding a variety of leadership positions in the nonprofit human service field. Lisa has provided leadership and direct operations management in a variety of programs, services, and settings, including clinical programs, juvenile justice residential settings, and family and peer support focused programs. She is also a certified leadership trainer and leadership coach.
Her psychotherapy experience spans a wide range of issues, including grief & loss, trauma, depression, anxiety, family and relationship issues, and life transitions. She has worked extensively with individuals of diverse socioeconomic, racial and sexuality backgrounds and is a committed ally to BIPOC and LGBTQ+ individuals and communities.
Lisa believes that therapists and clients are partners in the healing journey, and while she has many years of experience and training to offer, the therapeutic process is a collaboration that is driven by the client’s needs and goals. She welcomes the opportunity to join with and work beside her clients.
Alexandria Brogan, LCSW (Haverford)
Alex is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, providing therapy to children, adolescents, and their families. She received her Masters in Social Work from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania and has spent time in Massachusetts and Pennsylvania providing intensive, in-home therapy services to families. Alex also has experience providing school based and outpatient therapy services to children and adolescents with significant social, emotional, and behavioral difficulties. Alex utilizes a trauma-informed perspective and a strengths-based approach to empower and instill hope in her clients. Her experience includes working with individuals who present with a variety of issues such as anxiety, depression, behavioral concerns, low self-esteem, peer conflict, trauma and family challenges.
Max Corchin, LPC (Haverford)
Max is a Licensed Professional Counselor who provides therapy to teenagers, adults, and couples. He has been a therapist for over eight years. Prior to becoming a therapist, he worked in corporate and government finance. Many people who have worked with Max explain how they initially feel stuck, worried, sad, stressed, angry, scared, confused, and more when first considering therapy. Max believes that therapy is a focused conversation about change. He utilizes techniques from cognitive-behavioral, systemic, psychodynamic, motivational interviewing, humanistic existential, Gottman method, and other therapeutic theories to help people achieve their goals while maintaining a safe and trusting space. Max received his Master’s in Counseling Psychology at Temple University.
Kaitlyn Harkins, LPC (Haverford and Philadelphia)
Kaitlyn Harkins earned her Masters of Education in Counseling from The Pennsylvania State University. She has a national counseling certification and is a Licensed Professional Counselor. Kaitlyn has experience working with adolescents, young adults and adults in a variety of settings including in the community, intensive outpatient programs, and universities. Kaitlyn has treated those with depression, anxiety, substance abuse, eating disorders, and adjustment issues. She incorporates a strengths-based approach and utilizes motivational interviewing and cognitive-behavioral therapy. Kaitlyn received the unsung hero award from Caron Treatment Centers in 2018.
Amy Kesslick, MT-BC, LPC (Haverford)
Amy is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a Board-Certified Music Therapist (MT-BC). She earned her Master’s in Music Therapy & Counseling in 2016 from Drexel University and received her Board-Certification in Music Therapy in 2008. Amy has over 14 years of clinical experience working with a diverse population in a variety of settings. She is passionate about people and guiding them towards wholeness of self and overall wellbeing.
For the last five years, Amy worked with individuals and families across the lifespan in community mental health. At Eleventh Street Family Health Services Center, she provided trauma-informed psychotherapy and clinical supervision. Amy’s clinical specializations include trauma-related disorders, anxiety, depression, grief and loss, chronic illness and pain, and life transitions.
Amy incorporates a variety of psychological frameworks including person-centered, culturally responsive and trauma-informed. Her style of practice can be described as compassionate, empathetic and intuitive. Amy instinctively understands that finding the words to describe thoughts, feelings, and painful memories is sometimes challenging; she incorporates the use of music and mindfulness techniques to create a safe environment for exploration and expression.
Amy has a two-year postgraduate training in Vocal Psychotherapy and Depth Psychology (the analytical use of music and voice to facilitate interpersonal change and growth). She plays the guitar, piano, cello and sings. Amy is committed to learning how she benefits from systems of oppression, how they affect the people she works with, and how this impacts the therapy process.
Sabrina Kirk, LPC (Haverford)
Sabrina earned her Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology at Immaculata University and began her post graduate work at Child Guidance Resource Centers. Sabrina gained additional skills at Spectra Support Services supporting various clients across the lifespan including many individuals with Autism and Intellectual Disabilities. Sabrina has also enjoyed providing sessions for parents/guardians in order to assist them in supporting their child’s growth and development. Sabrina has training in various treatment approaches including a Certificate in Advanced Child Development at the Family Play Therapy Center. Sabrina is also trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy and MARI (Mandala Assessment Research Instrument). Sabrina incorporates cognitive behavioral interventions, creative arts, mindfulness techniques, and various trauma informed approaches into psychotherapy sessions. Sabrina strongly emphasizes providing a collaborative environment and safe space in order to meet each client’s treatment needs. Sabrina is excited to join the MLTS team!
Monica Kretschman, MA, LPC
Monica received her Master’s degree in Professional Clinical Counseling from La Salle University. She has experience working with incarcerated individuals and those in the criminal justice system, eating disorders, substance use, depression, anxiety, trauma/ PTSD and with families. She utilizes concepts derived from cognitive behavioral theory, motivational interviewing and mindfulness. Monica works to create a safe environment to facilitate a strong relationship with her clients. She understands how difficult making changes can be, and is dedicated to helping her clients feel supported and secure.
Nina Makhija, LPC (Haverford & Philadelphia)
Nina Makhija is a Licensed Professional Counselor, a graduate of Drexel University and has been working as a therapist for over 15 years.
Nina has helped past clients navigate through anxiety, depression, grief, trauma and relationship issues. She uses an integrative approach to help clients identify their goals and make steps towards reaching them.
She has worked with a diverse clientele and has experience working with cultural and racial identity in therapy. She works to be an ally to the LGBTQ community. Nina has also worked with clients struggling with chronic pain and medical issues and believes that physical wellbeing and mental wellbeing are strongly related. She believes that growth does not have to be a painful process and integrates creativity and humor in therapy when appropriate. She is also trained as an art therapist.
Nina works with children, adolescents, adults and couples.
Theresa McMahon, Psy.D
Theresa McMahon received her Doctor of Psychology degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. She is a certified school psychologist with over 10 years of experience as a special educator and six years of experience as a school psychologist working with individuals with learning, attentional, and anxiety disorders. As a licensed psychologist, she utilizes a combination of cognitive behavior therapy, solutions-based therapy, and person-centered therapy to support clients. Theresa creates a supportive therapeutic environment to help guide clients through challenges and develop skills to achieve personal goals.
Jeannette Moore, LCSW
Jeannette Is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker providing therapy to adults, seniors, and their families. Jeannette received her master’s degree from Bryn Mawr College School of Social Work and Social Research. She is currently working on a certificate in psychoanalysis through Bryn Mawr and The Pennsylvania Society for Clinical Social Work.
Jeannette has experience helping clients who have dealt with trauma, anxiety, depression, grief/loss, life transitions, and addiction. Making changes is not always easy and often life can feel overwhelming with obstacles that seem insurmountable, often leading to stress, anxiety, and depression. Jeannette’s goal is to create a safe environment where clients feel seen and supported while navigating these challenges. She believes in a holistic approach where she can help her clients explore both internal and external sources of strength and growth.
Samantha Pich, LPC
Laura Sukonick, LCSW
Laura’s treatment approach is to provide compassion and respect for the coping systems with which people respond to pain. She has worked extensively with people who struggle with anxiety and depression, as well as with eating disorders, mood disorders, and addiction. Laura helps people gain insight into their behavioral patterns by learning what uncomfortable experiences they consistently try to repress. She then assists them in understanding the consequences of their avoidance mechanisms. Partnering with her clients, Laura shifts focus from avoidance and distraction tactics to tolerance skills and advocacy work. Laura operates from a family systems perspective that has been cultivated by her vast experience providing family therapy and couples counseling. A self-expression enthusiast, Laura encourages people to communicate with ownership, authenticity, and openness to build connections with others. Laura obtained her graduate degree from Bryn Mawr School of Social Services with a concentration in clinical work.
Debbie Tannenbaum, NCC, LPC (Haverford)
Debbie is a Licensed Professional Counselor, National Certified Counselor, and Certified School Counselor. She received her Masters degree in counseling from the University of Vermont, with a concentration in School and Mental Health Counseling. Debbie has over 15 years of clinical experience working with children, adolescents, adults, and families. Debbie primarily utilizes a family systems and cognitive-behavioral perspective to work with her clients. She also incorporates techniques from motivational interviewing, play therapy, expressive art therapy, and others to address a variety of issues such as anxiety, trauma, depression, low self-esteem, behavioral concerns, ADD/ADHD, ODD, grief, anger management, parenting, and interpersonal struggles. Debbie is passionate about helping people to increase self-awareness and develop strategies that can help them experience lasting symptom-relief and to change patterns that are no longer working. Most essentially, she values the importance of offering a comfortable therapeutic environment that encourages individuals and families to feel safe expressing themselves, gain insight, and experiment with new ways of understanding and responding to their current life stressors.
Jill Urban, M.Ed., LPC
Jill is a Licensed Professional Counselor who received her Master’s degree in Professional Counseling from William Paterson University of New Jersey. She provides therapy primarily to adults, young adults, as well as adolescents of various ages and backgrounds. Throughout her career, Jill has provided therapy in school counseling offices, community mental health centers, and outpatient settings. She has experience supporting individuals who struggle with anxiety, depression, borderline personality disorder, adjustment disorder, bipolar disorder, grief, trauma and more. Jill is a clinician who supports and advocates for LGBTQIA+ and BIPOC individuals.
Jill believes that therapy is a collaborative process and helps clients increase their self-awareness through exploring strengths, thoughts, and behaviors. She utilizes several different therapeutic approaches including Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, as well as Person-Centered Therapy and Mindfulness Practice to help clients effectively achieve their long-term goals.