Maureen Corts is a Master's Level Clinical Social Worker specializing in individual and family therapy, and maintains a private practice in Kalamazoo, MI. She is the mother of two elementary schoolers and has been married for 12 years.
With over 10 years experience as a therapist, and as a graduate of Western Michigan University with a Specialty Certificate in Alcohol and Drug Abuse, she is currently serving as private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among his/her areas of expertise are depression, anxiety, family issues, parenting challenges, blended families, substance abuse, and school problems.
In addition to being a prominent individual and family therapist, Maureen has presented at conferences and to parents and educators on the Love and Logic® parenting and teaching philosophy. She provides professional development trainings for educators, daycare staff, and bus drivers as well as speaking at Parent/Teacher Organizations, mom's groups, and schools.
Maureen is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
Therapist, Child & Family Psychological Services, 2010-2016
Independent Facilitator, Parenting the Love and Logic Way, 2009 to present
Independent Facilitator, 9 Essential Skills for the Love and Logic Parent, 2010 to present
DBT Therapist, InterACT of Michigan 1996-2000
Mental Health Advocate/Team Supervisor, InterACT of Michigan, 1995-2000
Life Skills Consultant/Resident Manager, Family & Children Services 1994-1997
MSW, Western Michigan University, 1994
Specialty Certificate in Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Western Michigan University, 1994
BAA, Central Michigan University, Psychology and Individual and Family Studies (Majors), Sociology (Minor), 1991
Becoming a Love and Logic Parent Instructor Training, Love and Logic Insitute, Denver CO, November 2009
9 Essential Skills for the Love and Logic Classroom Instructor Training, Love and Logic Institute, Denver CO, February 2010