At Byte and Associates Counseling we believe that everyone can benefit from counseling at some point in their life. We have gathered a staff of passionate and compassionate individuals who are here to help you.
Great things in life are not accomplished by one person, they are achieved by a team.
Katsy is our office manager and has been with us since July 2019. She has a bachelors in Liberal Arts- Corporate Communication. She is responsible for our front desk operations, scheduling, billing, and payroll. Together Katsy and her husband Lance have one daughter.
Juli operate as our Compliance Officer. She graduated from OU with a masters in Human Relations and received her LPC license in 2004. She now has over 15 years experience as a counselor. Juli served as a business advocate at a battered women's shelter and also did adoption studies. Juli is currenlty a teacher in Oklahoma. Juli and her husband Spencer have 4 children together.
Andy served in the United States Army as a security agent. He went on to work in many different fields before becoming a licensed counselor in 1988. He has worked as both an inpatient and outpatient therapist. In 1999 Andy opened Byte and Associates as a family business to assist Chickasha and the surrounding communities with their mental health needs. Since then he has helped grow an atmosphere of accomplished and knowledgable staff to further his goal.
Glyn graduated from Oklahoma University. He received his license in 2000. He began his counseling career as a mental health tech at Comanche County Hospital where he worked the adolescent unit treating at-risk youth. Since then he has maintained a full case load of youth, family, and adults in an outpatient setting. Glyn and his dad, Andy, operate Byte and Associates together. Glyn and his wife Amanda have two daughters and one son.
Becky received her bachelors degree from USAO and then went on to achieves a MS degree from SWOSU. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor and has been with Byte and Associates since 2015. She has experience in working with all ages and assists clients to address anxiety, depression, and family issues. Becky loves encouraging individuals and help them cope with the challenges they face.
Bonnie gained experience working in a community mental health center, group homes, and privates practice. She came to work at Byte and Associates in the summer of 2007. She has spent many years working with families and children, as young at 3 years old. Bonnie is currently the clinical supervisior and assists LPC candidates in training and fulfilling lisence requirements.
Pam has been with Byte and Associates since May 2019. She is on the move constantly trying to help as many families and individuals as she can. She works primarily out of our Yukon office but also sees clients in Chickasha, OKC, and surrounding areas. She works primarily with children and their families.
Paula became affiliated with Byte and Associates in 2005. Her experience includes working with several mentally ill patients in a community mental health clinic and geriatric patients in local nursing homes, She has extensive experience working with adolescents, specialized training working with abused children, and sees many adults with a history of trauma.
Emily has been certified as a Behavioral Health Case Manager II since 2019. She graduated with her Masters degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Oklahoma University in December of 2020. She is engaged and is getting married in 2022. She and her fiancé share 3 furbabies (2 dogs and 1 cat.) Emily is currently under supervision and is open for new clients needing counseling services or PCIT.
Angela graduated with her Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of Oklahoma in December of 2020. During her education, she interned at The Art Therapy Center in Norman, OK, and Hands to Guide You in Oklahoma City. She and her husband have one child who is an art major at OU, and two mischievous cats. Angela is currently under supervision and accepting new clients.
Stephanie received her Master’s in Science with an Emphasis on Counseling in June 2020. She has worked in Sequoyah at a girl’s home, as a Youth Guidance Specialist. She is currently engaged and has three children ages 23, 19, and 16. Stephanie is currently under supervision and is taking new clients.
Dr. Zielinksi is our medication clinic doctor. He operates out of Yukon, OK and visits with Byte and Associates clients, whom are seeking medication to help with their mental health, once a month through telehealth. To schedule with Dr. Z please call our office for details.