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Ashley Maracle, LCSW

I obtained by BA in Psychology from SUNY University at Buffalo in 2010 with a minor in Health & Wellness. I completed my MSW from SUNY University at Buffalo in 2012 and had internships in Violence Prevention, Substance Abuse Treatment, and Child & Adolescent Mental Health. Additionally, I have trained in trauma treatment utilizing parts work, co-occurring disorder treatment, Trauma-Center Trauma-Sensitive Yoga, Progressive Counting for trauma treatment, and have completed Reiki level II training. I have volunteered with a domestic violence/sexual assault hospital response team and worked on creating safe spaces and supportive environments for survivors of gender-based violence.

Matthew L. Schwartz, MBA, LMSW, CASAC-T

Matt is a graduate of the University of Buffalo School of Social Work. He works as a Social Worker in both public and private practice in Buffalo, New York. Matthew specializes in Solutions Focused Counseling, Motivational Interviewing, Meditation and Mindfulness, and Mussar work. In his free time, he enjoys the company of his cat, the sounds of classical music, and a good cup of black coffee.