About Us

Meet Our Team

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Executive Director, Outpatient Therapist

I am a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, trained in mediation and spiritual direction and I have been working with clients in the field of mental health for over 25 years. I use a holistic, person-centered approach, ... More

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Director of Operations

After a lengthy career in the private sector followed by 10 years as a stay at home mom, I decided it was time to re-enter the workforce in the not for profit world. Hired by our late former Director, Sr. Lorraine Bernier in 2012, I knew I was on a ... More

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Holistic Therapist

I am a trained Holistic Therapist who has been practicing Massage Therapy (Swedish, Sports Massage, and Acupressure) since 1992 and Polarity Therapy since 1996. I began practicing and teaching Reiki in 1997 and became ... More

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Clinical Intake Coordinator, Outpatient Therapist

As a Mental Health Counselor, I work collaboratively with individuals and couples to achieve their desired goals. I believe that one of the most important components of therapy is a trusting and respectful ... More

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Outpatient Therapist

As a Mental Health Counselor, I strive to see the unique strengths embodied in each person I encounter. I work primarily through a relational lens; this means that I value the relationship I build with each client, while also focusing on how people relate to... More

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Outpatient Therapist

Hello! You’ve made it. You’ve taken the first step to start or restart therapy and you should feel proud to have made it this far. As your therapist I will provide you with a safe space to express yourself, including the good, the bad, and everything in between ... More

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Outpatient Therapist

I have been an experienced psychotherapist for over twenty years. During that time, I have worked with adults and families on many issues including anxiety, depression, life transitions, and bereavement. I believe... More

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Outpatient Therapist

I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker from Boston, Massachusetts with ten years of experience in providing psychotherapy. I have worked with all different kinds of people, and I have helped them with a ... More

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Loss & Grief Therapist

As a Loss and Grief Counselor I see clients who are dealing with issues and emotions that seem to make no sense. Together we explore the complexities of living with loss and the feelings that ... More

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Outpatient Therapist

As a LICSW, I have years of experience working in a multidisciplinary and multicultural team to provide quality integrated care to adult clients with complex medical and psychiatric needs. .After my sabbatical year, renewed and refreshed I felt drawn... More

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Outpatient Therapist

As a clinician, my focus is on empowering my clients to feel confident and competent to understand the roots of their difficulties in order to make real and lasting changes. I acquired my Masters in Mental Health ... More

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Outpatient Therapist

I am a mental health counselor at Maria Droste Counseling on a part-time basis.  I graduated from Bridgewater State University with a M.Ed. in Mental Health Counseling.  I entered the counseling field after over 25 years in the ... More

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Outpatient Therapist

I approach therapy from a strengths-based, solution focused stance with the belief that my clients know themselves better than I, or anyone, ever will. I believe there is healing in sharing our stories, our pain, and our triumphs... More

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Outpatient Therapist

As a mental health clinician, I strive to be transparent and honest with my clients, no matter what situation they might be facing. Together we work to build a rapport and partner to achieve the goals you set for yourself. To support clients... More

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Outpatient Therapist

As a mental health counselor, I aim to develop a clear and compassionate understanding of my clients. I believe that effective and lasting change in therapy is a collaborative, multidimensional process...More

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MDCS Intern 2021-2022

I decided to pursue a master's degree in Mental Health Counseling after twenty-five years of working in school and university settings as an advisor and teacher to immigrants and international students. My work in multicultural... More

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Outpatient Therapist

As a mental health counselor, I believe that the therapeutic relationship between client and counselor is of the utmost importance in achieving the goals of my clients. Counseling is a second career for me, having spent over 20 years in fundraising and event planning... More

MDCS Board of Directors

Donna Kelble, Board President
Vice President & Branch Manager, Eastern Bank

Michelle Stenberg, Board Treasurer
General Manager, Quincy Youth Arena

Mai Du, Board Secretary
Chief Instructor, Wah Lum Kung Fu and Tai Chi Academy

Laura Anderson
Special Education Teacher, Quincy High School

Karen Donnellan
Regional Business Director, Shields Health Group

Timothy Manning
Vice President, Manning Personnel Group

Angela Ponte
Real Estate Agent, Classic Homes Real Estate

Thomas Maloney
President, Maloney Seafood Corporation

Maralin Manning
Bank of Canton

Josephine Vidal
Office Manager, Dennis & Associates, Inc.

Richard Welch
President, Welch Senior Living

Stephen P. DesRoche*
*Deceased - 2021