260-668-8797

meet our staff of professional counselors / therapists:

Education   +   Training   +   Experience   =   Achievement

The Santé Group is hiring! If you are a licensed, experienced counselor and would like to join our team please contact us at 260-668-8797 and ask for Pegi Boswell.
The Santé Group has licensed, experienced professionals with wide-ranging degrees and experience ready to help:
Pegi Boswell, Owner, The Santé Group, Inc.
Margaret (Pegi) Boswell
MS, LMFT, Owner – Ext. 223

With over 20 years of experience, Pegi enjoys working with couples, families, and individuals.  With extensive training from The Gottman Institute, she utilizes Gottman Method Couples Therapy with all couples treatment, She also includes Solution Focused Therapy and a Mindfulness approach to help her clients resolve their clinical issues, Her specialties include marriage counseling,  depression, anxiety, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and stress management. 
GOTTMAN METHOD LEVEL 3 TRAINED

Cheryl Hemsoth; Counselor, The Santé Group, Inc.
Cheryl Hemsoth
MS, LMHC – Ext. 225

Cheryl has been in the mental health field for over 20 years has extensive experience in the treatment of child and adolescents. She enjoys working with couples, families, and individuals. Cheryl is approved by Steuben County Courts to evaluate and treat substance abuse legal issues for clients of all ages. Cheryl's treatment interventions include proactive parenting, safe coping with depression, anxiety, abuse, and Gottman Method Couples Therapy.
GOTTMAN METHOD LEVEL 2 TRAINED

Jen Mertz-Turner; Counselor, The Santé Group, Inc
Jennifer Mertz-Turner
MA, LMHC, RPT-S, MAC, LCAC – Ext. 226

Jennifer is a Registered Play Therapist Supervisor. Jennifer's passion is working with children, teens and adults who struggle with emotional dysregulation, trauma, behavior disorders, anxiety and depression. Along with her therapy dog, Bobby, Jennifer helps her clients learn a healthy way of self-expression and coping. She also enjoys working with adults who struggle with addiction recovery, grief and loss, and stage of life changes.
GOTTMAN METHOD LEVEL 2 TRAINED

Connie Cope; The Santé Group, Inc.
Connie Cope
MS, LPN - Ext. 227

With a background in nursing, Connie brings a unique perspective to the counseling process. She enjoys working with teens and adults who experience symptoms of depression, anxiety, and mood disorders due to a medical condition. Connie provides Anger Management services both in a group and individual setting. She is available for appointments on the weekends.
GOTTMAN METHOD LEVEL 2 TRAINED

Tricia Bowerman; Counselor, The Santé Group, Inc.
Tricia Bowerman
MS. LMFT - Ext. 229

Tricia specializes in child and adolescent therapy. She uses play therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy to assist her young clients in learning healthy ways of self-expression. With a background in family systems therapy, Tricia also utilizes Gottman Method Couples Therapy to strengthen relationships.
GOTTMAN METHOD LEVEL 2 TRAINED

Colleen McCarthy; Counselor, The Santé Group, Inc.
Colleen McCarthy
MS, LMFT - Ext. 222

Colleen enjoys working with teens and adults in individual, couples and family counseling sessions. Colleen specializes in providing care to those who suffer from grief and loss, depression, anxiety, and trauma. She utilizes a variety of approaches to assist her clients in their healing including Gottman Method Couples Therapy, family system approaches, and solution focused therapy. Colleen is passionate about helping people create their best lives.
GOTTMAN METHOD LEVEL 2 TRAINED

Heidi Augsburger; Counselor, The Santé Group, Inc.
Heidi Augsburger
MA, LMHC - Ext. 228

Heidi has extensive training in the treatment of trauma and how to develop resilience in her clients. She has a strong background in working with difficult family situations. Heidi loves working with children who struggle with behavior disorders, mood disorders, and incorporates play therapy into her sessions. Heidi has specialized training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy and is currently working toward her PhD.
GOTTMAN METHOD LEVEL 2 TRAINED

Beth Steury; Counselor, The Santé Group, Inc.
Beth Steury
MSW, LSW - Ext. 224

Beth has significant experience working with children and school systems. She began her counseling career as an Elementary School Guidance Counselor in our community. She is passionate about helping children successfully cope with school stressors, peer groups, and planning for their future. Beth works with children who have developmental delays, behavior disorders, and children on the Autism Spectrum.

Dr. Nicole' Felton; The Santé Group, Inc.
Dr. Nicole' Felton
Ph.D., CPC, CVDC

As a Therapeutic Life Coach, Nicole' addresses specific personal and professional obstacles, thereby helping individuals, couples, families or organizations recognize and develop their full potential based on their needs and abilities.

Laura McCrea; Reception, The Santé Group, Inc.
Laura McCrea
Scheduling, Reception, Telephone, Billing, Insurance – Ext. 221

Laura has been with The Santé Group, Inc. since 2006 and is well versed in the intricacies of insurance. She is available to answer all of your insurance and scheduling questions.