Deanna F. Omoniyi, LMSW, C​AADC, ADS

Owner/ Lead​ Therapist

Deanna is a graduate of Western Michigan University with a Bachelor and Master of Social Work. She has over 20 years of experience working with diverse individuals facing mental health and substance abuse issues. She established KES to ensure that underserved and underprivileged individuals have a safe place to learn, heal, and grow. Using a solution focused approach, her goal is to empower individuals, families, and groups to explore and resolve life issues, and remove barriers to their ultimate level of success.  

Meet Our Team

KES provides a safe place to learn, heal, and grow.

Senita Reynolds, LLMSW

Outpatient Therapist

Senita  is a graduate of Spring Arbor University with a Master of Social Work. She is also a veteran of the United States Air Force, and served in the Gulf War.  Her education and life experiences have prepared her for a career of servitude.   Senita is dedicated to serving at-risk-youth, adults, and seniors with mental health issues. She helps individuals to realize their strengths and abilities to overcome barriers to success.  She believes that  it is never too late to make positive changes to your life story.

Raeana Givan, LLMSW

Outpatient Therapist

Raeana  is a graduate of Spring Arbor University with a Master of Social Work. She has 15 years of experience working with individuals in the mental health field. She found her passion in serving at-risk youth and their families. She believes that effective therapy includes an individualized plan, in which you work at your own pace. She is prepared to help you discover and master the skills needed to help you heal from your hurts. She is also a strong advocate for social justice reform.

Marisa Kowalski, LLMSW

Outpatient Therapist

Marisa is a graduate of Western Michigan University with a Bachelor in Creative Writing and Women's Studies.  She also received her Master of Social Work from WMU.  Her education and clinical experiences have prepared her to provide exceptional care to older adults and their caregivers.  She also has extensive experience in working with people with chronic illness/pain issues.  She is caring, empathetic, and a strong advocate for the people she serves.  

Savannah Odem, TLLP

Outpatient Therapist

Savannah is a graduate of Western Michigan University with a Bachelor of Psychology and a graduate of Roosevelt University with a Master in Clinical Psychology. She has experience in working with a wide variety of mental health issues, crisis intervention, individual therapy, and group facilitation. With a passion for social justice, she loves working with the LGBTQIA+ community, underserved communities, women and teens. She believes good therapy is an important part of self-care and hopes to help you grow and establish healthy habits.

Patricia Gardenhire- Lamar,


Outpatient Therapist 

Patricia is a graduate of Western Michigan University with a Master of Social Work and a Bachelor in Family Life Education from Spring Arbor University.  Her life experiences and education were the motivation behind her passion to become a Social Worker.  She believes that as a therapist, she has to meet individuals where they are and equip them with the tools needed to overcome life issues.  She is passionate about seeing individuals grow, and become the best version of themselves.

Allie Creamer

Outpatient Therapist (Intern)

Allie is a graduate of 
Western Michigan University with a Bachelor of Science and Behavioral Psychology.  She is currently a Master's level student at WMU in the Social Work program focusing on the impact of trauma.   Allie has worked with youth for over 5 years, and brings a wealth of knowledge to our team.  She is excited to learn new strategies and interventions to continue to empower youth.  

Positions Available for LMSW, LLMSW, LPC, LP 

We are always looking to grow our team. We are a diverse group of therapist with varying expertise. Together, we have created a safe, nurturing environment for individuals to learn, heal, and grow.  

Internship o​pportunities for BSW/LMSW

We are offering a great learning environment for the next generation of therapists. We work with students throughout Michigan to ensure excellent training. Join us!