cody2Affiliates in Counseling has clinicians that specialize in treating Public Safety/Military members.  Dr. Todd and Michelle Sierzega understand these cultures through their specialized training, belonging to families that serve and/or worked the job themselves.  Each provider has been involved with peer support programs, with Dr. Todd having authored a comprehensive peer support curriculum, contributed through research, given presentations and providing neuro-based trauma care.

Due to the difficult work performed, these clinicians understand the importance of mental well-being; whether that be for the job or at home with family.

Treatment Areas

We treat Public Safety, Military and their Families in the following areas:

  • Line of Duty Trauma
  • Burnout/Compassion Fatigue
  • Post-Traumatic Stress/ Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Substance Use Problems
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Issues with Sleep
  • Difficulties in Personal Relationships
  • Difficulties in Professional Relationships
  • Retirement
  • Work-Life Balance


U.S. Soldiers from Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 4th Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army Europe and members of Romania's 21st Mountain Division assess an area of land for the site survey for a location for the soon-to-be-founded Forward Operating Base (FOB) Mescall, Afghanistan, March 25, 2009, near FOB Lagman, Afghanistan. (U.S. Army photo by Christopher S. Barnhart/Released)

Treatment Options

We offer a variety of treatment options, including:

  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Individual Counseling
  • Intensive Counseling
  • Family Therapy
  • Marital/Couples Therapy
  • Psychological Testing