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About Us

First Family Counseling was established in 2007 to provide mental health counseling and professional workshops and training to members of our community. We specialize in providing Behavioral/Mental Health services for individuals, couples, and families. All of our Therapists have a Master's degree or better and several years of experience.

 Most of our therapists have extensive experience with children and adolescents, so we service both adults and children. Our company is based on the belief that our clients needs are of the utmost importance. Meaning that you will get the same level of quality care if you are a representing a large corporation, or coming to us as an individual. Our entire team is committed to meeting your needs. As a result, a high percentage of our business is from repeat customers and referrals.

Consultation fees and training vary with time and content. We know that our rates are competitive, and we make every effort to find out what your needs are and fit your budget.

Mission and Vision Statement:

" First Family Counseling will provide the highest quality Behavioral/Mental services for members of our community. Our vision is that these services will promote and encourage a healthy socio-emotional environment by promoting self worth, dignity, accountability, mutual respect and support for everyone that we serve."

 Administrative Staff

Cynthia Reynolds, MSW, LMSW, Executive Director

Cynthia Reynolds, MSW, LMSW, is a licensed Clinical and Macro Social Worker in the state of Michigan. Ms. Reynolds has a Bachelors degree in Psychology and a Masters degree in Social Work. She is also a Certified School Social Worker in the state of Michigan, with over 20 years of school social work experience. Her areas of expertise include: children, adolescents, and families. She has worked  with adults in several areas of behavioral health including: in patient psychiatry, out patient treatment and substance abuse. Ms. Reynolds completed basic training in EMDR, and has testified as an expert witness for Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). She has been quoted in several publications regarding mental health issues, and frequently appears on a local news station as a mental health expert. You can view some of her interviews at

LaTonya E. Mallett-McLemore, MA, LPC, CDF, Clinical Director

LaTonya E. Mallett-McLemore, MA, LPC, CDF is a licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Michigan. She holds a Bachelors degree in Psychology and a Masters degree in Counseling. Mrs. McLemore is also a Certified Career Development Facilitator. Mrs. McLemore has several years of experience working in mental health, crisis screening and intervention, career development, college preparation and individual, couples and family counseling. In addition to her responsibilities supervising the clinical staff, Mrs. McLemore is also a professional workshop facilitator; facilitating workshops on: Parenting, Career development, Self esteem, Bullying, Communication, Conflict resolution, Anger management and other topics related to Behavioral Health. Mrs. McLemore is a frequently sought after Independent Facilitator of the "Parenting the Love and Logic Way®" curriculum.

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