telephone numberTelephone: (314) 251-6545
spacerPhone lines open 9am - 3pm M-F
fax numberFax: (314) 251-5808
hoursHours: Call for availability
addressAddress: 621 S New Ballas Rd #112A St Louis, MO 63141

The Counseling Center provides mental health treatment and therapy for individuals and families living throughout the greater St. Louis area.

The Counseling Center is made up of a multidisciplinary group of mental health professionals. We provide services to children, adults, seniors, individuals, couples and families. We are located on the campus of Mercy Hospital St. Louis in Creve Coeur. There is valet parking at the door and the building is fully handicapped accessible.

Driving & Parking Directions:
The Counseling Center is located between Ladue Road and Conway Road on South New Ballas Road in Creve Coeur. Enter the campus from Ballas Road and park in either the Ballas Garage or the Conway Garage. These garages provide easy access into Tower A. We are located on the first floor of Tower A in the Doctor's Office Building.

Providers practicing at the Counseling Center:

  • Robin Androphy, M.D.
    img/androphy.jpgMedical School: Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
    Residency: St. Louis University
    Insurance Accepted: Most major plans are accepted. Please check with your carrier to see if Dr. Androphy is covered by your specific plan.
    About Dr. Androphy: My outpatient practice combines psychopharmacological management and supportive/cognitive behavioral psychotherapy. I specialize in women's issues, including postpartum depression, premenstrual dysphoria, and peri/postmenopausal mood changes. I am specifically interested in depressive disorders, anxiety, panic and obsessive compulsive disorder.
  • Samuel R. Blumberg, Ph.D.
    img/blumberg.jpg License: Missouri Licensed Psychologist. License Number PY01181
    Education: Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Missouri, Columbia
    Internships: University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
    Insurance Accepted: Most major plans accepted, please check with your carrier to see if Dr. Blumberg is covered by your specific plan.
    About Dr. Blumberg: Dr. Blumberg has been in private practice since 1983. He has worked in both inpatient and outpatient treatment settings. He primarily uses a cognitive behavioral approach with his patients. His interests include sports, bicycling, travel and his family.
    Types of patients seen in this practice: Dr Blumberg sees children, teens, and families. He also works with individual adults focusing on depression, anxiety, ADHD, and wide variety of personal issues.
  • William Bumberry, Ph.D.
    img/bumberry.jpg License: Missouri Licensed Psychologist. License number PYR0061
    Education: Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from St. Louis University, 1978
    Internships: Veterans Administration Medical Center, Palo Alto, California
    Fellowships: University of Oregon Health Science Center, Portland, Oregon 1979
    Insurance Accepted: Most major plans are accepted. Please check with your carrier to see if Dr. Bumberry is covered by your specific plan.
    About Dr. Bumberry: Dr. Bumberry has been in practice for more than 25 years helping clients with a wide range of personal and relationship issues. His focus is on helping clients become more self aware, resolve conflicts and develop more rewarding relationships. As a Senior Certified Gottman Therapist Dr. Bumberry has a specialization in treating couples. This model emphasizes creating intimacy, resolving conflict and building a compelling vision of the future. Dr. Bumberry presents professional workshops on couples therapy and is an instructor at St. Louis University.
    Types of patients seen in this practice: Dr. Bumberry works with couples, families and individuals (children, adolescents and adults). Typical issues include relationship conflict/alienation, as well as relationship enrichment. Additional areas of focus include anxiety, depression and managing stress.
  • Deepali Chand, M.D.
    img/chand.jpg License: Missouri and Illinois Licensed Physician
    Subspeciality: Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Adjustment Disorder, General Psychiatry
    Medical Education: M.D. from Saint Louis University School of Medicine
    Residency: Psychiatry Residency from Saint Louis University School of Medicine
    Insurance Accepted: Most major plans are accepted. Please check with your carrier to see if Dr. Chand is covered by your specific plan.
    About Dr. Chand: Dr. Chand is a licensed Psychiatrist. She provides medication evaluations and other psychiatric services as warranted by her patient’s needs. She works with her patients to find a mutually agreeable treatment plan for their psychiatric needs. She enjoys gardening, movies, tennis, traveling, and spending time with her friends and family.
    Types of patients seen in this practice: Dr. Chand sees Adult patients over the age of 18 with a full range of psychiatric diagnoses. She meets the needs of her patients by employing office-based services as needed by her patients.
  • Patricia Crenshaw, M. Ed., LPC
    img/crenshaw.jpg License: Licensed Professional Counselor. Missouri license number 369
    Education: M.Ed. in Counseling Psychology from the University of Missouri, Columbia
    Internships: Mid Missouri Mental Health, University of Missouri Counseling Service, St. John's Mercy Medical Center
    Insurance Accepted: Most major plans accepted, please check with your carrier to see if Patricia Crenshaw is covered by your specific plan.
    About Patricia Crenshaw, M. Ed., LPC: Patricia has worked in both inpatient and outpatient settings. She has provided individual, family, couples, and group therapy in the past. Most recently Patricia works full time in the student counseling service at a local high school. Patricia also works part time at The Counseling Center. In her free time Patricia enjoys spending time with her friends and family.
    Types of patients seen in this practice: In her private practice Patricia focuses her therapeutic skills on adult clients needing help managing their anxiety and/or depression. She is also has excellent skills and experience in the field of chemical dependence.
  • Robert “Deacon” Farrelly, MSW, LCSW
    img/deacon.jpeg License: Missouri Licensed Clinical Social Worker Number 2013037930
    Education: Bachelors and Masters Degrees of Social Work from the University of Kansas
    Internships: Kansas SRS, Kansas University Medical Center, Kansas City Family Institute
    Insurance Accepted: Most major plans accepted, please check with your carrier to see if Deacon is covered by your specific plan.
    About Robert “Deacon” Farrelly, MSW, LCSW: Deacon has worked in the community based non-profit sector, at corporate owned mental health clinics and in private practice. He primarily uses a cognitive behavioral approach with an emphasis on skill building and helping clients achieve greater personal awareness and empowerment.
    Types of patients seen in this practice: Deacon works with adolescents, adults and families navigating issues of depression, anxiety, stress, interpersonal relationships and life and career transitions.
  • Eduardo Garcia-Ferrer, M.D.
    img/garcia.jpg License: Missouri Licensed Physician. License Number: R4E19
    Subspecialty: Addiction Medicine, Geriatric Psychiatry, General Psychiatry
    Medical Education: M.D. from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara , Guadelajara, Mexico
    Residency: St. Louis University School of Medicine, Chief Resident
    Board Certification: Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry
    Insurance Accepted: Most major plans accepted, please check with your insurance carrier to see if Dr. Garcia-Ferrer is covered by your specific plan.
    About Dr. Garcia-Ferrer: Dr. Garcia is a Licensed Psychiatrist and a Distinguished Fellow with the American Psychiatric Association. Dr. Garcia is Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in General Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry, and Addiction Psychiatry, and also certified in Addiction Medicine by the American Society of Addiction Medicine. He is currently Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry at St. John’s Mercy Medical Center.
    Dr. Garcia has been in practice for more than 22 years helping patients with a broad range of psychiatric conditions. He has extensive experience with patients with Chemical Dependency, Dual Diagnosis, and Geriatric illness. Dr. Garcia developed the Dual Diagnosis Program at St. John’s Mercy Medical Center in 1993. He has served on Advisory Boards, teaches and supervises St. Louis University residents, and has been a National Speaker on a number of psychiatric topics.
    Dr. Garcia also enjoys golf, tennis, traveling, and spending time with his family. Types of patients seen in this practice: Dr. Garcia sees Adult patients over the age of 18 and Senior patients. He meets the needs of his patients by employing inpatient services, Intensive Outpatient Programs, and office-based outpatient services as needed by his patients.
  • Mary Jane Lane, M. Ed., LPC
    img/lane.jpg License: Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist 1999
    Licensed Professional Counselor 1992 License Number CS001214
    Education: M.Ed. from the University of Missouri, St. Louis, 1976
    Bachelors Degree from Fontbonne University 1971
    Certifications: Certified Multi-Addiction Specialist, Certified Sexual Addiction and Trauma Specialist, Certified Divorce Mediator: St. Louis County, Lifetime State of Missouri Learning Disabilities Teacher
    Insurance Accepted: Most major plans accepted, please check with your carrier to see if Mary Jane Lane is covered by your specific plan.
    About Mary Jane Lane, M.ED: Mary Jane Lane has been in clinical practice since 1984. She seeks to help her client, whether an individual, couple or family, develop a personal deeper understanding, and build resources within themselves to be successful in their daily life. She specializes in mood disorders, addictions, sexual trauma, impact of medical illnesses, and advocating for children with learning challenges. Assessment for ADD for youth and adults is available. Mary Jane enjoys the outdoors, the arts, and traveling.
    Types of patients seen in this practice: Clients include both men and women, youth age 4 and up. For youth under the age of 10, the initial session is with the parents for intake information.
  • Brenda McCall, MA, LPC
    img/mccall.jpg License: Licensed Professional Counselor. Missouri License #2010039181
    Education: MA in Counseling from Covenant Theological Seminary, St Louis, MO
    Insurance Accepted: Most major plans accepted, please check with your carrier to see if Brenda McCall is covered by your specific pan.
    About Brenda McCall, MA, LPC: Brenda has been in practice since 2009. She provides individual, couples, and group therapy. She has experience successfully treating depression, anxiety, ADD, and marital relationships. She holds a level 1 certification from the Gottman Institute for specialization in treating couples. Brenda uses a cognitive behavioral approach with her patients. She incorporates spiritual wholeness from a Christian perspective into her therapeutic approach. In her free time, Brenda enjoys singing and spending time with her family.
    Types of patients seen in this practice: Brenda assists teens, couples, and individuals in reaching their relationship goals, resolving conflicts, and managing depression or anxiety.
  • Lisa Parker Scott, Ph.D.
    img/scott.jpg License: Missouri Licensed Psychologist. License Number PY01906
    Education: : BS in Psychology from Central Missouri State University, 1990
    MA in Clinical Psychology from the University of Missouri, St. Louis, 1993
    Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Missouri, St. Louis, 1997
    Internships: St. Louis Psychology Internship Consortium
    Fellowships: St. Louis State Hospital. Phi Kappa Phi graduate fellowship
    Insurance Accepted: Most major plans are accepted. Please check with your carrier to see if Dr. Parker Scott is covered by your specific plan.
    About Dr. Parker Scott: Lisa Parker Scott has worked in both outpatient and inpatient settings using a variety of approaches to therapy. In particular, Dr Parker Scott has experience successfully treating mood disorders and anxiety disorders with cognitive behavioral approaches, has training and experience in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), has training and experience in providing mindfulness approaches, and in generally supporting others in their efforts to improve their overall coping.
    Types of patients seen in this practice: Individuals aged fourteen and older struggling with mood disorders (depression, bipolar disorder), anxiety disorders, suicidal and self-injurious thoughts, health-related difficulties, grief, relationship issues, and psychological trauma.
  • Rick Scott, Ph.D.
    img/r-scott.jpg License: Missouri Licensed Psychologist. License Number PY01567
    Education: BS in Psychology and Philosophy from Bradley University, 1983
    MS(R) in Clinical Psychology from St. Louis University, 1989
    Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from St. Louis University, 1991
    Internships/Fellowships: St. Louis Psychology Internship Consortium 1989-1990
    Post Doctoral Supervision & Forensic Examiner Certification, St. Louis State Hospital 1990-92
    Insurance Accepted: Most major plans accepted, please check with your carrier to see if Dr. Scott is covered by your specific plan.
    About Dr. Scott: Dr. Scott is a St. Louis native (Parkway Central) and forensic psychologist. He has nearly 20 years experience conducting forensic evaluations of criminal defendants, custody litigants, and sexual offenders in various legal circumstances. He is recognized as an expert in state courts throughout Missouri and in the Federal Courts.
    Types of patients seen in this practice: Dr. Scott conduct custody and parenting evaluations of adults and families, criminal forensic examinations of adolescents and adults, and adult sexual offender risk assessments. He does individual psychotherapy with older adolescents and adults, and co-parenting therapy with parents after a divorce or paternity action to improve the adjustment of the children they share.
  • Steven M. Till, Ph.D.
    img/till.jpg License: Missouri Licensed Psychologist. License Number R0152
    Education: BA in Psychology/Sociology from the University of Missouri, Columbia 1976
    MA in Psychology from The University of North Texas, 1980
    Ph.D. in Psychology from The University of North Texas 1982
    Internships: Veterans Administration Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
    Fellowships: Community Research Foundation, San Diego, California
    Insurance Accepted: Most major plans accepted, please check with your carrier to see if Dr. Till is covered by your specific plan.
    About Dr. Till: Early in his career Dr. Till worked in several hospital-based chemical dependence and psychiatric facilities. He has been in full time private practice in the St. Louis area since 1986. Training included both cognitive behavioral and family systems approaches. His main hobbies include bowling in the winter and boating in the summer. He also enjoys working out at the gym and traveling all year round.
    Types of patients seen in this practice: Dr. Till's patients are at least 17 years old. Typical patients are seeking help managing either their mood (depression, anxiety, anger,), relationships, career, chronic mental illness, chemical dependence/abuse, sexual issues, stress, medical illnesses, or a wide variety of other personal issues.

 

telephone numberTelephone: (314) 251-6545 fax numberFax: (314) 251-5808 hoursHours: Call for availability addressAddress: 621 S New Ballas Rd #112A St Louis, MO 63141
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