Michael Meza, LMSW, CAADC
Licensed Master Social Worker and Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor
Michael (Mike) Meza is a licensed clinical social worker and therapist who specializes in behavioral health and has extensive experience in addiction and co-occurring mental health disorders, such as depression and anxiety. Michael received his Masters in Social Work from the University of Michigan and has been helping adults, youths, and families, for over eight years. He is also a Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor from the Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professionals. Michael collaborates with clients and uses various modalities and therapies to assist them in achieving their desired outcomes. He is trauma informed, DBT skills informed, and attachment focused. He has trained in EMDR, CBT, DBT, Adventure therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Crisis Management, Person-Centered, and Strength Based approaches. More importantly Michael believes in connecting with people and building trust and safety while exploring each client’s needs, such as, but not limited to: culture, identity, individuality, and strengths.
Samantha (Sam) Clipper
Samantha (Sam) Clipper is an undergraduate student studying psychology at Eastern Michigan University. She plans on continuing her education in graduate school, studying clinical psychology. She currently enjoys working with children and families at Childtime of Ann Arbor as an assistant teacher. She is excited to continue to work with children and families in her future career.
Her favorite mindful activity is going for a jog while listening to music.
Lauren is currently an undergraduate student studying neuroscience at Michigan State University. She aspires to continue her education in graduate school, possibly studying psychology. She currently works in the LINC Lab at MSU (i.e., Learning Innovation Networks and Collaboration lab) exploring the world of social sciences.
Her favorite mindful activities include yoga, reading, hiking, and going on walks her sweet Maltese named Cookie.
We are grateful to have Lauren on our Mindful Moment team!