Counseling Staff

  Susan Briggs, MA, LPC  Susan received her Bachelors of Science in Therapeutic Recreation from the University of Missouri-Columbia and her Masters in Counseling from Biblical Theological Seminary. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Pennsylvania. Susan is married with five adult children and three grandchildren and now resides in Philadelphia. She enjoys pottery, reading, and hiking. She attends CityLife Church and is involved in mentoring young leaders and participates in prayer ministry.

Susan Briggs, MA, LPC
Susan received her Bachelors of Science in Therapeutic Recreation from the University of Missouri-Columbia and her Masters in Counseling from Biblical Theological Seminary. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Pennsylvania. Susan is married with five adult children and three grandchildren and now resides in Philadelphia. She enjoys pottery, reading, and hiking. She attends CityLife Church and is involved in mentoring young leaders and participates in prayer ministry.

  Brianna Consiglio, MA Administrator  Brianna graduated in 2013 with her Bachelors of Science in Biology and Chemistry from Houghton College. In 2017 Brianna graduated with her Masters of Arts in Counseling from BTS Graduate School of Counseling and also received a certificate from the Global Trauma Recovery Institute and The Trauma Healing Institute.  Brianna currently resides in Nazareth, PA. She thoroughly enjoys playing classical piano, experimenting with new recipes in the kitchen, reading, and spending time with her family and friends.

Brianna Consiglio, MA
Administrator

Brianna graduated in 2013 with her Bachelors of Science in Biology and Chemistry from Houghton College. In 2017 Brianna graduated with her Masters of Arts in Counseling from BTS Graduate School of Counseling and also received a certificate from the Global Trauma Recovery Institute and The Trauma Healing Institute.
Brianna currently resides in Nazareth, PA. She thoroughly enjoys playing classical piano, experimenting with new recipes in the kitchen, reading, and spending time with her family and friends.

  Jane Consiglio, MA  Jane received her Bachelor’s of Science of Nursing at Hunter College in NYC, NY and her Master’s in Counseling at Biblical Theological Seminary in Hatfield, PA. Also, she has a certificate in Trauma Training from the Global Trauma Recovery Institute. Jane is married and is blessed with three children and has two Golden Doodles. She enjoys doing Hot Yoga and running. She attends Cornerstone Evangelical Free Church and enjoys facilitating women’s Bible Studies in her home. She also volunteers at VAST (Valley Against Sex Trafficking). Her passion is to serve women who have experienced trauma and walking along side them to freedom in whom they are in Christ.

Jane Consiglio, MA
Jane received her Bachelor’s of Science of Nursing at Hunter College in NYC, NY and her Master’s in Counseling at Biblical Theological Seminary in Hatfield, PA. Also, she has a certificate in Trauma Training from the Global Trauma Recovery Institute. Jane is married and is blessed with three children and has two Golden Doodles. She enjoys doing Hot Yoga and running. She attends Cornerstone Evangelical Free Church and enjoys facilitating women’s Bible Studies in her home. She also volunteers at VAST (Valley Against Sex Trafficking). Her passion is to serve women who have experienced trauma and walking along side them to freedom in whom they are in Christ.

 
  Maria Greco, MA   Executive Director  Maria received her Bachelors of Science in Counseling and Theology from Johnson University in 2014, her Master of Arts in Counseling from Biblical Theological Seminary in 2017, and certificates from the Global Trauma and Recovery Institute and The Trauma Healing Institute.  Maria and her husband, Austin, reside in Easton's West Ward, where they enjoy many of the downtown community perks. She enjoys strong coffee, good food, books, hammocking by the river, and the smell of a summer campfire. Maria attends Cornerstone Church and is involved with their worship team, as well as, Restoring Hope Ministries.

Maria Greco, MA
Executive Director
Maria received her Bachelors of Science in Counseling and Theology from Johnson University in 2014, her Master of Arts in Counseling from Biblical Theological Seminary in 2017, and certificates from the Global Trauma and Recovery Institute and The Trauma Healing Institute.
Maria and her husband, Austin, reside in Easton's West Ward, where they enjoy many of the downtown community perks. She enjoys strong coffee, good food, books, hammocking by the river, and the smell of a summer campfire. Maria attends Cornerstone Church and is involved with their worship team, as well as, Restoring Hope Ministries.

  Pat Millen, MA  Pat is a Master Level counselor who received her undergraduate degree in Education from Penn State University and post-graduate degree from Biblical Theological Seminary. Pat has had additional training in trauma healing and has worked with incarcerated women for over a decade. Pat has been married to her husband Matt for over 35 years while raising two sons and two daughters. She currently has seven grandchildren with her family continuing to grow. Her outside interests include gardening, decorating, hiking, and fitness. Pat is also an artist, which led to creating a business,  Tetelesti Creations , integrating her faith and art. This ministry allows her to donate a percentage of the proceeds to scripture based counseling and healing initiatives for women affected by severe trauma. Pat is a Board member of Biblical Theological Seminary and is involved in other church-related ministries at Cornerstone Church.

Pat Millen, MA
Pat is a Master Level counselor who received her undergraduate degree in Education from Penn State University and post-graduate degree from Biblical Theological Seminary. Pat has had additional training in trauma healing and has worked with incarcerated women for over a decade. Pat has been married to her husband Matt for over 35 years while raising two sons and two daughters. She currently has seven grandchildren with her family continuing to grow. Her outside interests include gardening, decorating, hiking, and fitness. Pat is also an artist, which led to creating a business, Tetelesti Creations, integrating her faith and art. This ministry allows her to donate a percentage of the proceeds to scripture based counseling and healing initiatives for women affected by severe trauma. Pat is a Board member of Biblical Theological Seminary and is involved in other church-related ministries at Cornerstone Church.

  Heloise Ridley, MA, MBA  Heloise has a Master in Business Administration from Pennsylvania State University, a Master of Arts in Counseling from Liberty University, and a Trauma Certificate from Global Trauma Recovery Institute. She is currently a student at Wilkes University in their EdD in Education program. Heloise and her husband Rodney have six children. She enjoys ballet, reading and relaxing at coffee shops. Heloise attends The Father’s House Christian Fellowship and serves as Youth Pastor.

Heloise Ridley, MA, MBA
Heloise has a Master in Business Administration from Pennsylvania State University, a Master of Arts in Counseling from Liberty University, and a Trauma Certificate from Global Trauma Recovery Institute. She is currently a student at Wilkes University in their EdD in Education program. Heloise and her husband Rodney have six children. She enjoys ballet, reading and relaxing at coffee shops. Heloise attends The Father’s House Christian Fellowship and serves as Youth Pastor.

 
  Dave Sullivan, MA  Dave has his Bachelor of Arts in both Secondary Education Mathematics from Glassboro State College and in Biblical Education from Florida Bible College. In 2004 Dave received his Masters in Family and Christian Counseling from Philadelphia Biblical University. Dave is an ordained minister of the Gospel and holds a Certificate and Ordination for cross-cultural communication from New Tribes Mission. Dave is married to his wife Kathie who also holds a Master of Arts in Biblical Counseling. He has two children, Corinne who has 9 children and Michael who lives in the Philippines with his 4 children. Dave enjoys doing men's studies from his home and is always glad to do pulpit supply for churches. Hobbies are playing bridge and traveling with Kathie.

Dave Sullivan, MA
Dave has his Bachelor of Arts in both Secondary Education Mathematics from Glassboro State College and in Biblical Education from Florida Bible College. In 2004 Dave received his Masters in Family and Christian Counseling from Philadelphia Biblical University. Dave is an ordained minister of the Gospel and holds a Certificate and Ordination for cross-cultural communication from New Tribes Mission. Dave is married to his wife Kathie who also holds a Master of Arts in Biblical Counseling. He has two children, Corinne who has 9 children and Michael who lives in the Philippines with his 4 children. Dave enjoys doing men's studies from his home and is always glad to do pulpit supply for churches. Hobbies are playing bridge and traveling with Kathie.

  Helen VanSumeren, MA  Helen graduated from New Tribes Bible Institute and received her Bachelor of Intercultural Ministries after having served overseas with her husband in Thailand for over 15 years as cross-cultural church planters and then as Dorm Parents to teenage MKs. In 2010 she received her Masters in Counseling from Biblical Theological Seminary. Helen serves alongside her husband, Tim, the campus pastor at Cornerstone Church, (MSC). She is involved in Women’s Ministry and is particularly passionate about discipleship and helping women grow in their love, understanding and personal application of God’s Word. Helen is blessed with 4 adult children, their wonderful spouses, and 8 amazing grandchildren. She enjoys road trips, reading, writing, Thai food and experiencing the richness of foreign cultures, foods, and people. Helen continues to be involved as support personnel in Restoring Hope Ministries yearly summer Bike Tour.

Helen VanSumeren, MA
Helen graduated from New Tribes Bible Institute and received her Bachelor of Intercultural Ministries after having served overseas with her husband in Thailand for over 15 years as cross-cultural church planters and then as Dorm Parents to teenage MKs. In 2010 she received her Masters in Counseling from Biblical Theological Seminary. Helen serves alongside her husband, Tim, the campus pastor at Cornerstone Church, (MSC). She is involved in Women’s Ministry and is particularly passionate about discipleship and helping women grow in their love, understanding and personal application of God’s Word. Helen is blessed with 4 adult children, their wonderful spouses, and 8 amazing grandchildren. She enjoys road trips, reading, writing, Thai food and experiencing the richness of foreign cultures, foods, and people. Helen continues to be involved as support personnel in Restoring Hope Ministries yearly summer Bike Tour.

  Hannah Wildasin, MA  Hannah has an MA in Counseling and a Certificate in Global Trauma Recovery from Biblical Seminary. She is currently a student at Regent University in the PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision program. Hannah and her husband Josh have three children. Hannah attends Cornerstone Church and serves on the communications team for Restoring Hope Ministries.

Hannah Wildasin, MA
Hannah has an MA in Counseling and a Certificate in Global Trauma Recovery from Biblical Seminary. She is currently a student at Regent University in the PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision program.
Hannah and her husband Josh have three children. Hannah attends Cornerstone Church and serves on the communications team for Restoring Hope Ministries.

 

Counseling Interns

  Lauraine Masciantonio, MA Candidate 2019  Lauraine received her Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Penn State University and expects to receive her Master’s in Counseling from Biblical Theological Seminary in 2019. Her real passion is helping young people and parents navigate hurts in this difficult culture and learn healthy decision making. She has worked in youth ministry most of her adult life, created a youth dance team, coached youth swimming and now goes into local public schools, youth detention centers and youth groups, doing over 200 presentations a year with the LifeSMART (Sexual Maturity and Relationship Truths) program, with a message of truth, hope, and strategies for decision making to navigate relationships and their sexuality. With a background as a personal trainer, she desires to incorporate movement into her practice. Lauraine has been married to her husband Carmen for over 32 years and they have 3 grown children. Her passions are working out, time with friends, dance, and young people. She and Carmen attend New Covenant Christian Community Church where they serve as care deacons.

Lauraine Masciantonio, MA Candidate 2019
Lauraine received her Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Penn State University and expects to receive her Master’s in Counseling from Biblical Theological Seminary in 2019. Her real passion is helping young people and parents navigate hurts in this difficult culture and learn healthy decision making. She has worked in youth ministry most of her adult life, created a youth dance team, coached youth swimming and now goes into local public schools, youth detention centers and youth groups, doing over 200 presentations a year with the LifeSMART (Sexual Maturity and Relationship Truths) program, with a message of truth, hope, and strategies for decision making to navigate relationships and their sexuality. With a background as a personal trainer, she desires to incorporate movement into her practice. Lauraine has been married to her husband Carmen for over 32 years and they have 3 grown children. Her passions are working out, time with friends, dance, and young people. She and Carmen attend New Covenant Christian Community Church where they serve as care deacons.

  Ben Updegrove, MA Candidate 2019  Ben graduated from Temple University in 2011 with a degree in Film and Media Arts and a love of storytelling. He is pursuing a Master of Arts in Counseling from BTS Graduate School of Counseling and is a candidate for graduation in 2019. Ben is a student member of the American Counseling Association. Ben and his wife live in Philadelphia and attend Liberti Church River Wards. In his free time, Ben enjoys playing board games and card games with friends, reading for pleasure, and watching a good movie or TV show.

Ben Updegrove, MA Candidate 2019
Ben graduated from Temple University in 2011 with a degree in Film and Media Arts and a love of storytelling. He is pursuing a Master of Arts in Counseling from BTS Graduate School of Counseling and is a candidate for graduation in 2019. Ben is a student member of the American Counseling Association. Ben and his wife live in Philadelphia and attend Liberti Church River Wards. In his free time, Ben enjoys playing board games and card games with friends, reading for pleasure, and watching a good movie or TV show.

Our counselors specialize in:

Addictions
ADHD/ADD
Adolescent/Child Issues
Anger Management
Anxiety, Panic Attack and Phobias
Depression

Domestic Abuse
Eating Disorders
Family Systems Dysfunction
Grief
Identity Issues
Marriage Issues

Parenting Difficulties
Pornography
Pre-Marital
Relationship Problems
Self-Injury
Trauma


All CCM counselors are experienced and professionally trained with graduate level degrees in counseling. Each counselor has a clear sense that God has called and equipped them to minister His Word with compassion and competence to troubled and hurting people. Our counseling staff seeks to effectively communicate relevant Biblical truths in order to help clients respond to challenging life issues in God-honoring ways, with restored hope and transformed hearts.