Our experienced clinicians offer a wide spectrum of clinical approaches and specialties to meet your needs. Our services are tailored for you personally and are delivered in a safe, confidential and comfortable environment. Whether you are looking for extra support and guidance through a challenging situation or you’re just ready to move in a new direction in your life, we look forward to working with you to achieve your goals.
MCA’s commitment to doing compassionate and caring work is consistent with our mission of ensuring that our work is respectful, qualified, competent and adheres to the highest professional standards of ethical and effective practice. And we’re proud to say that this is a commitment that we’ve been able to meet and exceed since the creation of MCA in 1993.
A practicing psychiatrist and trained psychoanalyst with over 35 years experience across Wisconsin and the nation, Dr. Taxman has a breadth of experience academically, clinically and medically that strengthens MCA and expands its reach to positively impact the community of Mequon and beyond.
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Dr. Keppel is committed to treatment of the whole patient. She is board-certified community psychiatrist with extensive activity in private, inpatient, and outpatient settings. She serves a broad spectrum of adult patients in clinical practice. She has more than 25 years of experience providing psychiatric services within the Milwaukee and Mequon communities.
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Jason Burns, MD graduated from the University of Iowa’s Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine. He is affiliated with Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center and the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Burns specializes in psychiatric evaluation, medication management and psychotherapy with focus in anxiety, ADHD, and depression. He sees patients ages 4 to 25 years of age.
Dennis Anderson is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Certified Substance Abuse Counselor who specializes in treating individuals, couples, and families with substance abuse issues. However, he treats a broad range of clients, including those with depression, anxiety, and pain management. Dennis believes that the mind, heart, and spirit are affected and diminished with substance abuse.
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Ms. Arbetter has over 35 years of experience as a psychotherapist, family advocate, and consultant to schools and agencies. Her clinical interests include women’s issues, depression, anxiety, couples counseling, divorce collaboration and recovery, and domestic, sexual, and physical abuse. In addition to adults, Ms. Arbetter sees older children, adolescents, and young adults. Ms. Arbetter is a member of our iTMS Team, providing therapeutic support to those receiving TMS treatment. She believes in therapeutic relationship, to listen to clients to help them take the next steps, to find balance in their lives, and to find their own strengths.
Judy has been practicing psychotherapy for over 25 years. Her practice is built on the belief that all individuals possess inherent strengths. She is committed to supporting individuals as they access those strengths while working through difficult issues and challenging times. Judy’s areas of interest include anxiety, depression, life transitions, women’s issues, older adolescent passages and complicated grief.
He works with individuals, couples, and families with issues of chronic illness, general medical health, anxiety and depression. He has a specialized interest in heart disease and cancer and how it affects the patient as well as other family members. His work has also grown to encompass the psychological and relationship issues associated with family wealth and estate planning.
As one of the most experienced members of our clinical team Michael brings a depth of expertise to his work. His focus is on all mood disorders, specializing in the treatment of trauma related effects in adults. Michael is a certified Trauma Specialist, receiving his certification through the Trauma Center of the Justice Resource Institute. He is also a member of the iTMS treatment team at Mequon Clinical Associates. He co-developed the brief therapy component of the Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation treatment protocol. Michael is also well known for his work with perpetrators of violence, and the effects of anger be at home, in relationships and in the workplace.
Dr. Kravit hopes to be able to help you through this part of your life! She is an empathetic, non-judgmental practitioner who sincerely cares about her patients/clients well-being. If you put in the work, she promises to work just as hard with you in finding the best path toward your desired outcome.
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Dr. Flanagan is a licensed clinical psychologist with over 20 years of experience working with young adults, adults and older adults. She specializes in anxiety (generalized anxiety, panic, agoraphobia, social anxiety, and somatic anxiety), relationship issues, mood disorders (depression, persistent depression, and bipolar disorder), loss and grief, life transitions, young adult identity (especially shyness and introversion), divorce adjustment, women’s issues and anger management.
Dr. Flanagan has an M.A. in Counseling Psychology from Boston College and an M.S. and PhD in Clinical Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She is credentialed by the National Register of Health Service Psychologists and a member of the American Psychological Association and the Wisconsin Psychological Association.
Dr. Matel is dual licensed as a psychologist and Advance Practice Nurse Prescriber. Her areas of expertise include depression, anxiety, stress and relationship issues. She provides individual, couple and family psychotherapy along with medication management as needed.
Dr. Dhaliwhal provides psychotherapy for individuals and couples. Her areas of specialty include: depression, trauma, relationship difficulties, loss and grief, multicultural identity related difficulties, medical problems and problems of unfulfilled development. This is not an exhaustive list. She has experience working with many cultures, career backgrounds, emotional and psychological issues.
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Krin received her Master’s in Social Work form Loyola University Chicago. She specializes in a trauma therapy approach known as EMDR, cognitive behavioral therapy, psychoanalysis and is cross-trained in the holistic approach of Reiki. Krin works with PTSD, complex trauma, complicated grief, depression, adjustment disorders, and sexual abuse. She likes to help clients uncover and release non-productive subconscious patterns. Additional expertise includes spirituality conflicts and adjustment to chronic medical diagnosis.
The most recent area of Erin’s focus has been social media/gaming/pornography addiction, and the effects of our new “electionic” world on our children, marriages, and how we treat others. She believes that using compassion, empathy and wisdom in her approach encourages her clients to genuinely trust her.
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Carrie is a dual board-certified adult nurse practitioner (ANP) and psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner (PMHNP) who specializes in treating older adolescents and adults with ADHD including co-occurring mood and anxiety disorders. Carrie has clinical expertise in medication management for individuals with ADHD, depression, anxiety, and the bipolar spectrum. Carrie sees adolescents ages 16 and up and all adults, including LGBTQIA persons.
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Mequon Clinical Associates is continuing to see patients. *Update as of 5/13