Family Counseling, LLC
Joe joined Parkside Family Counseling in November 2014. Joe received a bachelor’s degree from Mercy College of Detroit in Psychology and Religious Studies and a Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Michigan. Joe was a School Social Worker for the Lenawee Intermediate School District from 1988 until his retirement from there in September 2015. Prior to 1988, he was a Family Services Worker for Boysville of Michigan. He has facilitated parent education groups around Lenawee County for 26 years and taught the principles and techniques from Love and Logic, Inc.® to groups of parents, childcare providers, teachers, bus drivers, and other school staff. Joe and his wife have worked for 20 years with engaged couples, individually and in groups, helping them improve their communication skills as they prepare for marriage. At Parkside Family Counseling Joe is doing individual and family counseling. Joe is in an advanced training program in Heart-Centered Hypnotherapy through The Wellness Institute out of Issaquah, Washington. Joe is an avid gardener working with vegetables and flowers. Dahlias from his garden have been displayed in the offices of many school buildings and businesses in Adrian for many years. When they leave home, Joe and his wife like to camp, attend live music events and spend time with their 5 grandsons.