Meet The Team
Amanda Kostura, LISW-S
M.A. in Social Work
Founder & President, Carve Your Own Path, Inc
Amanda Kostura is a Licensed Independent Social Work Supervisor with a Bachelor’s of Psychology and a Master’s in Social Work from the University of Akron.
She has been employed in the mental health and social services fields for 10 years in both direct service and supervisory positions. Her experiences have created expertise in substance abuse treatment, medically assisted treatment, co-occurring disorders, and trauma. She also has extensive experience in the areas of domestic violence, mental health, physical health and behavior change, generational poverty and child and family development. She is passionate about the development of the next generation of social workers through supervision of those acquiring independent licensing and ongoing education of those currently practicing in the field.
We are not simply a body and a head, existing separately in this world. The mind and body are ONE, and must be treated as ONE, in order for healing to be possible. This is what you will learn in therapy.
Kelsi Amerine, MSSW, LISW
M.A. in Social Work
Mental Health Therapist, Carve Your Own Path, Inc
Kelsi Amerine is a licensed independent social worker (LISW) with a Bachelor’s of Social Work from Ohio University and a Master’s of Science in Social Work with a specialization in mental health from the University of Louisville.
Kelsi has been providing outpatient mental health psychotherapy services in both agency, university, and complex treatment team settings.
She has been working in the field for 4 years with teens, adults, and their families struggling with a wide range of symptoms and barriers. In addition to in-person service provision, Kelsi also has intensive training and experience providing tele-behavioral health services to her clients. Kelsi is currently accepting new clients ages 15 years old and up.
Essentially, our perspective is our reality. We have all experienced times in our lives when we needed someone else's perspective and support to overcome a barrier that was impacting the flow of our daily life. Therapy provides a safe judgement-free space to work through the process in a self-driven and holistic manner.