Our Team

The PCS-Counseling Team


Dr. John Mlinarcik, PhD, LMSW, CEO


Heading up PCS-Counseling, Dr. John provides services to children, adults, couples, families & groups, as well as lectures and trains nationally. He has over 100,000 hours of confidential services since earning his PhD, MA, MS, & LMSW.


Matt Swartz, MSSW, LMSW


As the Assistant Director of Clinical Services, Matt is responsible for supervising our counselors and making sure our clients find the perfect therapist to help them address their challenges.

In his counseling and coaching, Matt combinines compassion with effective, cutting-edge treatment.  He is experienced in providing counseling to adults, adolescents, and families with a variety of presenting problems. He specializes in working with anxiety, ADHD, adolescents, grief (especially those who have lost a loved one to suicide), LGBTQ identity concerns, substance abuse, and Mindfulness Therapy. Matt is especially passionate in his work with young adults who are working to discover themselves, design their lives in a purposeful way, and reach deep fulfillment.

Dr. Nick

Dr. Nick Phillips


Dr. Nick Phillips, D.Min., MF


Helping couples for 20 years prepare, enrich and restore their marriage, his passion, experience and expertise has seen thousands of couples transformed to living fulfilling marriages. He is continually in demand for seminars and conferences, as well as training in the corporate venue on relational leadership.


Sarah Pare


Sarah Paré, MA, LLPC


Sarah has years of experience helping client’s heal and move toward personal growth. She uses a wide variety of techniques which can be tailored toward the individual depending on their need. She has had experience working with individuals of all ages. Sarah specializes in working with client’s that have anxiety, depression, trauma, substance abuse, relationship issues, family systems, intimacy concerns and major life transitions.


Dr. Russell Doré, Ed.D., Licensed Psychologist


Dr. Doré has over 20 years experience in counseling, coaching, and training individuals for personal growth. He holds a BA and MA from Michigan State University in Psychology, and a Doctor of Education degree in Counseling Psychology from the University of Washington.



Elaine Williams, MSW, LMSW

Elaine is known for her commonsense and intuitive approach to helping each person, team, organization, and community expand their human potential to live an inspired, meaningful life. She is author of the book, The Sacred Work of Grandparents Raising Grandchildren, and is a national speaker and trainer whose focus is inter-generational relationships, diversity and communication.




Dr. Debby Tang  PhD, LPC

Dr. Tang has over 25 years of experience practicing counseling and psychotherapy. Her expertise spans a wide range of topics, including couples counseling, marriage and family, depression and anxiety, trauma, self-injury, cross-cultural issues and teenage behavioral problems.




 Nicole Goodroe-Monette, MA, CRC, LPC

Nicole Goodroe-Monette is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Certified Rehabilitation counselor.  She provides a professional environment that will help soothe any anxiety one may have over starting the counseling experience.  she specializes in substance abuse, depression, anxiety and adjustment disorder.




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