Our Therapists

Brighton Therapists

Kristina Gojcaj

Kristina Gojcaj, MA, LLP, Limited Licensed Psychologist

“Are events from the past preventing you from experiencing the full potential of your life? Are you experiencing stress from life changes, such as health challenges, loss of a loved one, career, parenting, empty nest, or a recent move? Are you feeling anxious or depressed about a relationship? Are you feeling disconnected from what really matters to you?

I want to help you gain a sense of hope.  For there is hope that your future can and will be better and that you can overcome the problems that you are now facing. My role is to help you and your loved ones gain new understanding, compassion, ways to connect more deeply, and any skills needed to address your painful situation. I firmly believe that you change. As this occurs, you can achieve a more balanced and happier life.”

Kristina has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Michigan-Dearborn.   She earned her Masters of Arts degree in Clinical Psychology from the Michigan School of Professional Psychology.  She has additional training in testing.

Kristina works in our Brighton office.  She sees children, adolescents and adults.  She specializes in marital issues, parenting issues, troubled children and teens, as well as individuals who are depressed or anxious. 

Call Kristina at 810-227-6218

Megan Gandolfi

Megan Gandolfi, MA, LPC, NCC, CCATP-CA, QIDP Professional Counselor

“You may be frustrated with issues, despite the work you have put into solving these problems. My goal is to help you to manage difficult feelings, to address your unique needs and goals, and to help you gain a positive emotional experience which changes how you live. Therapy places and emphasis on growth, wellness and empowerment. It is an investment in your future life and my commitment is to assist you to live a life of vitality and happiness.”

Megan has a Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and is licensed to practice in the State of Michigan, as a Limited Licensed Professional Counselor. In addition, she holds certifications as a National Certified Counselor (NCC), a Certified Clinical Anxiety Treatment Professional (CCATP-CA) and a Qualified Intellectual Disability Professional (QIDP).

She works in our Brighton office. She sees children, adolescents and adults. Her specialties include: couples counseling, working with autistic children, individuals struggling with symptoms of anxiety, parenting, family counseling, and ADHD.

Call Megan at 810-227-6218

Renee Miller

Renee Miller, MSW, LMSW, Therapist

“I want to help you move beyond simple contentment to experiencing joy and true satisfaction in all parts of your life. I hope to inspire you to become excited about your future and to transform yourself into a person you can be proud of.”

Renee strives to create a safe space, free of judgment, where clients feel comfortable, supported and heard. She enjoys helping clients to identify and build on their strengths, learn effective coping strategies and discover solutions from within. She believes our struggles and setbacks can be an opportunity for growth and learning.

Renee Miller is a licensed clinical therapist. She received her undergraduate degree from Oakland University and her Master’s degree from Wayne State University. Renee is also a professionally trained life coach. In the past, she has worked with diverse populations in the areas of crisis pregnancy, couple and individual therapy, sexual education and foster care.

Renee works in our Brighton office. She sees children, adolescents and adults. She specializes in relationship issues, parenting, pre-marital counseling, menopause/empty nest issues, as well as individuals who are depressed or anxious.

Call Renee at 810-227-6218

Bobbie (Roberta) Murphy

Bobbie (Roberta) Murphy, MSW, LMSW, Therapist

Bobbie received her Bachelor’s degree from Bowling Green University. She then completed her Masters of Social Work degree from the University of Michigan. She worked as a therapist in a community mental health clinic for several years. She became a program specialist for a Detroit area charity serving special needs adults. Bobbie took a break from her professional endeavors in order to raise her children. During that time she was active in the community and served as a trustee for a local board of education. She recently resume her professional career after joining Relationship Center of Michigan as a clinical therapist. Bobbie has a wide range of life and professional experiences which she draws upon to serve the needs of her clients.

Specialties: Children, adolescent, adults, couples, families, parenting, school issues, relationships, mood and anxiety disorders, parents/family of the mentally ill, self-esteem and depression, Christian counseling

Call Bobbie at 810-227-6218

Martha Nacy

Martha Nacy, MS, LLP, CAADC, Therapist

Martha received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan, Dearborn. She received her Masters of Science in Clinical Psychology from Eastern Michigan University. She has also achieved her Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor certification. Martha has worked in many settings including inpatient settings focusing on drug abuse and outpatient mental health counseling.

“Seeking a therapist can be a scary process. You may feel worried about sharing your thoughts and feelings, with a stranger. In counseling I create a calm, open, friendly, non-judgmental atmosphere in which we can work to find the happiness you desire. I work to create a trusting, accepting partnership with you. I help you identify your strengths and the changes you want to make. I offer you the support needed to make those things happen.

The clients I serve have a variety of issues which they share with me. I have particular experience helping people who are struggling with addictions, who have chronic pain issues and who have relationship problems. I work with people ages 16 years old and up. “

Martha works in the Brighton office. She specializes in relationships, addictions, divorce, depression, anxiety, chronic pain, and spiritual issues. She services adults, adolescents, families and couples.

Call Martha at 810-227-6218

Luiza Lica

Luiza Lica, MS, PA-C, Therapist

Specialties: Child, Adolescents, Adults, Seniors, ADD/ADHD, Adult Psychiatry, Anxiety/Panic/Phobia, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Behavioral Problems, Bi-Polar Disorder, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Depression, Dissociative Disorders, Eating Disorders, Mood Disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Oppositional/Defiant Behaviors, PTSD, Self-Control/Impulse Issues, Self-Injury, Severe and Persistent Mental Illness, Social Problems, Stress Management, Substance Abuse, Trauma and Abuse

Call Luiza at 810-227-6218

Ellen Murphy

Ellen Murphy, MA, LPC, CAADC, Therapist

Expressing personal aspects of your life can be a difficult task, add in an unfamiliar face and the process can become scary. Seeking help is an admirable step in self care and I strongly believe the process should be one of ease and comfort. My goal is to provide a warm, nonjudgmental space to promote self discovery, healing, and growth that is specific to each individual’s needs or goals. I further will work alongside you to create new solutions to your problems, reach your goals, and learn new skills for managing your life. Becoming the best version of you takes work and I am here to help you and next to you along that journey. Much of my professional background is within a healthcare setting. My passion for counseling came through working one on one with patients dealing with health disparities and loss. I work from a holistic approach to provide help and support for individuals and/or their families who are facing the challenges that life can bring forward. My specialties are anxiety, depression, and addiction with additional interests in grief and loss, divorce, infidelity, emerging adulthood, other relationship issues, and rauma. I have got the travel bug! In my free time I enjoy traveling solo or with others. I enjoy every minute of time that can be spent with my family, friends and my greyhound Bella. I enjoy anything outdoors and on or in the water. Yoga, reading, running, and shopping are also very frequent in my life. I am an extrovert by nature and am always looking to meet new people, have new adventures, and learn and gain knowledge. Most people find me to be a kind, open, bubbly person with a sense of humor. I received my undergraduate degree through Central Michigan University and my Masters in Counseling Education and Counseling Psychology through Western Michigan University. In addition I am Certified through the Michigan Board of Addiction Professionals as a Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor. I further am happy to answer any questions you may have and look forward to meeting with you to start this journey. I provide flexible hours in person or via tele-health for those who work or have school commitments during normal business hours with some Saturday morning availability.

Specialties: Adolescents, Adults, Seniors, Aging, Adjustment Issues, Anxiety/Panic/Phobia, Behavioral Addiction, Behavioral Problems, Bullying, Career Counseling, Chronic Pain and Illness, Co-Dependency, Communication/Relational Issues, Depression, Divorce Recovery, Family Issues, Grief and Loss, Life Transitions, Marital Counseling, Self-Esteem Issues, Sexual Addiction, Stress Management, Substance Abuse

Call Ellen at 810-227-6218

Michael Rudy

Michael Rudy, MSW, LMSW

Michael Rudy is a Licensed Masters Social Worker. He is passionate about being a therapist. In all of his work, he focuses on helping his clients to transcend the limits which have been placed upon them by their history and their past. His goal is to help his client to attain their highest potential as human beings. Michael received his Bachelor of Arts in Social Work degree from Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa. He subsequently received a Master of Social Work degree from the University of Iowa in Iowa City.

He has served also completed postgraduate work at the Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute in Farmington, Michigan and currently is completing the certification program in psychoanalysis from the Michigan Council for Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy. He has worked in diverse settings, including on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation and in private practice. He has also created and conducted a rehabilitation programs specifically for men convicted of domestic violence. He also has extensive experience in the business world, as a financial planner.

Specialties: Relationships, Anxiety, Depression, Self-Esteem, Anger Issues

Call Michael at 810-227-6218

Bradley May

Bradley May, LMSW, MA, LPC, NCC, CCATP-CA, QIDP Professional Counselor

Specialties: Children, Adolescents, Adults, Anger, Anxiety,  Bi-polar Disorder, Co-Occurring Disorder Treatment (Dual Diagnosis), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Compulsive Gambling, Depression, Evaluation and Assessment Mental Health, Grief and Loss, Group Counseling, Harm Reduction, LGBT, PTSD, Self-injury, Substance Abuse. 

Call Bradley at 810-227-6218

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