Karen Saraullo, Clinical Supervisor
Karen Saraullo has been with Live Well Services, Inc. since 2008. Mrs. Saraullo has been a medical social worker for the past ten years and a therapist for ten years. Mrs. Saraullo graduated with a bachelor of science from California University of Pennsylvania in Social Work. Mrs. Saraullo's passion is working with clients who have substance abuse addiction, mental health issues and eating disorders. Her experience also includes individual therapy, families and also working with children with special needs. Mrs. Saraullo has had her own personal journey herself with fighting an eating disorder. She can relate to all the females and males out there fighting this battle. Mrs. Saraullo also runs the Intensive Outpatient group for substance abuse and also the eating disorder group here at Live Well Services. Her preferred treatment techniques include 12 step, CBT, supportive counseling and reality based therapies.
Anthony Russo, Therapist
Anthony holds a master’s degree in Professional Clinical Counseling from La Salle University. He also holds bachelors degrees in the field of business administration and behavioral health. Anthony currently is a group facilitator for the weekly Drug and Alcohol Group. Anthony also has extensive experience in working with children and their families who have been impacted by autism and emotional challenges. Anthony’s approach to counseling is one that is solution-focused based, preferring to focus on the present and future circumstances by exploring individual strengths and resources. In his spare time, Anthony enjoys an active lifestyle and spending time with his family.
Dawn Sirois, Therapist
Dawn Sirois is a Marriage and Family Therapist who specializes in working with individuals, adolescents, couples, and families. She has experience providing supportive therapeutic and crisis counseling services treating a wide range of emotional and behavioral issues that span from depression and anxiety, addiction & recovery, co-occurring disorders, marriage/couple counseling, parenting support, behavioral management/ADHD, family therapy, stress management, self-esteem concerns, grief and loss, adjustment difficulties, abuse and trauma, and conflict resolution as well as coping with daily life stressors in a healthy manner. Dawn currently facilitates mental health group therapy at Live Well Services that allows support of life’s challenges in a community environment. Dawn earned her Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from LaSalle University and her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Millersville University. Dawn completed her internship at T.W. Ponessa and Associates which allowed her to conduct over 700 hours of individual and family therapy sessions under the supervision of Dr. Gene Nelson. Throughout her training and education, she has been providing mental health services in a variety of settings and populations including behavioral health rehabilitation services and domestic abuse agencies. These opportunities have allowed her to work with clients of diverse cultural backgrounds in both home and school environmental settings. Dawn uses a systematic treatment approach, which means that in order to treat the individual, it is important to look at their life in the context of their family, work, school and relationship systems. Dawn understands that each person and family is unique and requires a unique combination of treatment modalities. Her strength is in forming meaningful relationships with clients from diverse cultural backgrounds. She believes in the value of the therapeutic relationship and its influence in creating positive change through providing a non-judgemental and safe environment. Dawn is prepared to work with you towards recognizing strengths, identifying healthy ways of coping, and heightening your self-awareness to an healthier, meaningful, and more productive lifestyle.
Allison Tittle, Clinical Social Work / Therapist, MSW, LSW
After a career in business, Allison got her Master’s in Social Work from Temple University to fulfill a lifelong passion to help others overcome mental health issues. Her professional, personal, and clinical experience guides Allison’s work as a Licensed Social Worker. Allison enjoys working with adolescents, adults, and families in both individual and group settings. Allison states" My job is to help you recognize your strengths and use them to develop a plan to overcome your issues. Every relationship is unique, and ours will be based on trust and compassion. I will challenge you to be open and honest with yourself and, together, we will find the answers that exist within you.
Lisa P. Berkowitz, RN, MSN, CRNP, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Lisa is a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, specializing in Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry. With many years of extensive experience Lisa performs Complete Psychiatric Evaluations; she diagnoses and treats vast variety of mental health conditions such as Major Depressive Disorders, Anxiety, PTSD, Bipolar Disorders, ADD, ADHD, Substance Use. We acknowledge the fact that each person is unique and has their own individualized set of recovery challenges and goals. We strive to ensure a healthy lifestyle and recognize that recovery from any problem is a process and not a one-time event. Master's of Science in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing - Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - M.C.P. Hahnemann University, Philadelphia 2002. Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. Registered Nurse Diploma - Episcopal Hospital School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 1996. Bachelor of Arts- State University of NY,Binghamton, NY 1992
Javier G. Taboada, MD, FACP, FAAN, Psychiatrist
Dr. Javier G. Taboada, M.D. is a Board Certified Psychiatrist. He specializes in Adult and Child Psychiatry. He provides outpatient psychiatric evaluations, consultations and follow-up to adults and children. Fellow, American College of Physicians. Member of the American Medical Assoc. Member of the New Jersey Medical Society. Listed in ABMS, Compendium. Specialties: OCD, ADHD, Anxiety, Depression, Panic Attacks, Schizophrenia, Spectrum Disorders, Substance abuse, Dual Diag. We also offer individual Psychotherapy for Children, Adolescents & Adults; Medication Management; Dual Diagnosis Psychotherapy; Substance Addiction Counseling to teens and adults. Our staff includes highly skilled licensed therapists.