Our Specialists

Kirk D. Little, Psy.D., is a licensed psychologist. He earned his baccalaureate degree in psychology from Brown University and his doctorate degree from the University of Hartford. Dr. Little is specially trained in neuropsychological assessment, pediatrics, and child and family therapy. He also has been a professor at the University of Hartford Graduate Institute of Professional Psychology and Central Connecticut State University, teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in psychological assessment and developmental psychology. Currently, Dr. Little is the only psychologist in the Greater Cincinnati area to perform Quantitative EEG brain mapping and Neurofeedback and is participating in a multi-site research project designed to test the efficacy of Neurofeedback treatment for patients suffering from traumatic brain injury. He is a member of the International Society for Neurofeedback and Research, Psychologists in Independent Practice and the American Psychological Association.

Suzanne M. Collins, Psy.D., is a licensed psychologist. She received her baccalaureate degree in psychology from Xavier University, where she graduated Cum Laude. She also received her master's and doctorate degrees in clinical psychology from Xavier University. Dr. Collins completed her internship training at Family Service & Guidance Center in Kansas. She then worked in private practice with children and families in the Chicago area. Dr. Collins has a wide range of clinical experience with children, adolescents, adults and families. She has specific expertise in working with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Asperger's Disorder, and Disruptive Behavior Disorders. She also works extensively with adjustment difficulties, depression, anxiety disorders, parenting issues, and early intervention. Dr. Collins is a member of the American Psychological Association and the Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology.

Lauren E. Navaro, LCSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She graduated from Oral Roberts University where she earned her baccalaureate degree in psychology. She then received her Master of Social Work degree at the University of Cincinnati. Lauren Navaro completed her internship training at Talbert House "ADAPT for Men", a residential long-term substance abuse treatment rehabilitation center. She then worked for LifePoint Solutions as a school-based therapist providing individual and family counseling for students kindergarten through 12th grade. She is experienced in working with children and adolescents in a broad range of clinical issues including anger management, Disruptive Behavior Disorders, grief, depression, anxiety, self-harm behaviors, eating disorders, suicidal thoughts, substance abuse, physical or sexual abuse, parent conflict, divorce, ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder, social skills, bullying, school refusal, and self-esteem. Lauren Navaro is a member of the National Association of Social Workers.

Debra Goran graduated with honors in psychology and Phi Beta Kappa from Indiana University. After receiving her first Masters degree in psychology from Cleveland State University in 1980, she began working full time as a therapist practicing under the supervision of many clinical psychologists as is common in Ohio. By the time she completed a second Masters degree and Ph.D. at Case Western Reserve University in 1990, she already had 10 years of full time experience in inpatient, outpatient, and private practice settings. Having now been licensed in Ohio for 17 years, she is pleased to have the opportunity to serve the people of Kentucky and bring to you 29 years of experience helping people recover from traumas, reconnect marriages and relationships with teenage children, emerge from the darkness of depression, and liberate themselves from pressures, anxieties and stress. With 4 degrees in psychology, myriad supervisors, and hundreds of hours of continuing education courses, Dr. Goran can utilize many techniques including, cognitive-behavioral, relaxation and visual imagery, hypnosis, EMDR, family, couples and marital therapy, and more, including unique and specific combinations to meet your needs and preferences. Dr. Goran's approach to therapy is "No problem is unsolvable. You may already know the solution yourself, and just need the support and ecouragement to employ it, or you may have no idea where to start. Wherever you are in your journey, I look forward to being your guide, your map reader, or just the person who carries the baggage for you so you can run on ahead."

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Cincinnati, OH 45242