Southern Region

Service Locations

LimaUnited Way Building, 616 S. Collett St, Suite 203, Lima, OH 45805
Phone: 419-879-6029 Fax: 419-879-3352

Findlay (St. John's Lutheran Church) - 1701 Tiffin Ave. Findlay OH 45840
Phone: 419-422-7917 Toll Free: 877-343-2187 Fax: 419-425-4328

Galion (First Lutheran Church) - 127 S. Columbus St. Galion OH 44833
Toll free 877-343-2187

Wapakoneta (Trinity Lutheran Church) - 14127 Moulton-New Knoxville Rd. Wapakoneta OH 45895
Phone: 419-879-6029


Becky Hinschlager - LSW, LPCC-S 

Specialty Areas of Practice and Brief Description of Therapy Approach

  • I have worked as a faith based Mental Health Professional with Lutheran Social Services of Northwestern Ohio since my internship with the agency in June of 1994. I have a special interest in relationship therapy and have an expertise in working with families and couples experiencing marital and family distress.It is my pleasure to work with individuals experiencing a wide variety of emotional and mental health difficulties, including severe and persistent disorders, with all age groups
  • Depression, anxiety
  • Grief
  • Life Stress

Client Focus

  • All ages

Counties Served: Allen, Auglaize and Mercer Counties

Erin Mitchell - MA, LPCC 

Specialty Areas of Practice and Brief Description of Therapy Approach

  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, EMDR, Mindfulness, Person-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Stimulation
  • My approach to therapy is always to meet the client wherever they are mentally and emotionally.  While I have expert knowledge in counseling, the client has expert knowledge of themselves.  I believe that active collaboration between the two to create and carry out an appropriate treatment plan is necessary for effective counseling.
  • Depression, anxiety, adjustment disorders, severe persistent mental illness, trauma, substance abuse

Client Focus

  • Adults
  • Nursing home residents
  • Older adults
  • Adults with intellectual or developmental disabilities

Counties Served: Allen, Hancock & Hardin Counties 

Julie Sargel - MSW, LISW-S 

Specialty Areas of Practice and Brief Description of Therapy Approach

  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
  • Depression, anxiety, Bipolar Disorder
  • PTSD, Dissociative Identity Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Chronic pain, chronic illness
  • Dementia, Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Grief and loss
  • Self esteem
  • Women’s issues
  • Spirituality

Client Focus

  • Adults (18 and over)

Counties Served: Allen, Crawford, Hancock & Marion Counties 


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Contact Us

Administrative Offices

2149 Collingwood Blvd.
Toledo, OH 43620

Phone: 419-243-9178
Fax: 419-243-4450


Lutheran Social Services of Northwestern Ohio

Lutheran Social Services of Northwestern Ohio (LSSNWO) is a faith-based agency founded in 1911 by the Fremont Conference of the American Lutheran Church. LSSNWO is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and recognized by the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod (LCMS). More than 200 Lutheran congregations in Northwestern Ohio are corporate members of LSSNWO. Lutheran Social Services also is a member of one of the nation’s largest service organization – Lutheran Services of America.