Mary Kay Riley, LPC

Mary Kay Riley, LPC Verified by GLPG


  • School:
    Oakland University
  • Degree:
    Master of Arts in Counseling


  • English

Mary Kay is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) who received her Master's Degree in Counseling at Oakland University in 2010 and her Bachelor's Degree in Family and Community Services at Michigan State University. Mary Kay's previous experiences include working in both outpatient and inpatient settings. Her most recent position was as a Behavioral Health Specialist in a Primary Care Setting, along with 5 years in private practice.

Mary Kay entered the counseling profession to assist others to develop their inner strength and to help them to learn how to love themselves and others unconditionally. She provides therapy for a diverse adult population working with others in a collaborative nature. She counsels adult individuals. Mary Kay can provide Christian Counseling and often incorporates the exploration of faith to bring a source of comfort and guidance. Mary Kay's focus is on relationship discord issues, grief and loss, caregiving, anxiety, self-esteem issues, depression, life transitions, and stress

Mary Kay utilizes an eclectic approach but draws heavily from Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT), CBT, Motivational Interviewing, and Reality Therapy.

Her hobbies and interest include baking, reading, continuing her education, taking long walks with her dog Eli and watching Spartan games with her husband and son.

Accepted Insurance




Beacon Health Options BHO/VO

Priority Health

We verify your insurance benefits and will provide you with a cost estimate prior to your first session.

Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • BCBS
  • BCN
  • Beacon Health Options (BHO/VO)
  • Cash/Private Pay
  • Cigna/Evernorth
  • Cofinity
  • Humana
  • McLaren
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Total Health Care (THC)
  • UBH
  • VA CCN
We verify your insurance benefits and will provide you with a cost estimate prior to your first session.


  • Anxiety
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Social Anxiety
  • Spirituality
  • Stress


  • Cancer


  • Anxiety
  • Relationship Issues
  • Spirituality

Session Types

  • Individuals

Age Specialty

  • (20 to 64) Adults
  • (65+) Elders

Types of Therapy

  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Christian Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Gottman Method
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychodynamic
  • Rational Emotive Behavior (REBT)
  • Reality Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)

Faith-Based Therapy

  • Christian