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Therapy Services in Monroe, MI

For Teens, Children, Families, & Individuals

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About Us

Tree by The Sea Counseling is distinguished by its extensive experience in addressing the unique needs of children, adolescents, and Veterans. Headed by our founder, Elisha, a licensed Clinical Master Social Worker, we bring a wealth of expertise with additional certifications in Alcohol and Drug Counseling, as well as Trauma Specialization. Furthermore, Elisha's contributions have been recognized and published in Psychology Today, a testament to her dedication to the field. With a diverse and highly skilled team of therapists, we are exceptionally prepared to offer comprehensive and tailored support and care.


Types of Therapy

Servicing Adults, Adolescents, and children 4+

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)

  • Dialectical (DBT)

  • Family / Marital

  • Family Systems

  • Interpersonal

  • Intervention

  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)

  • Motivational Interviewing

  • Person-Centered

  • Prolonged Exposure Therapy

  • Rational Emotive Behavior (REBT)

  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)

  • Modality

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Services Offered

Telehealth sessions via phone and video offered in the comfort of your own home or in-person sessions.


We accept various health insurances, and credit cards are accepted.

Our office offers form free paperwork and can be retrieved  electronically prior to first visit.

Reasons to Seek Counseling
  • Court ordered Substance treatment and Anger Management

  • ADHD

  • Adoption

  • Antisocial Personality

  • Anxiety

  • Behavioral Issues

  • Bipolar Disorder

  • Borderline Personality

  • Chronic Impulsivity

  • Chronic Relapse

  • Codependency

  • Coping Skills

  • Depression

  • Divorce

  • Domestic Abuse

  • Domestic Violence

  • Drug Abuse

  • Dual Diagnosis

  • Emotional Disturbance

  • Family Conflict

  • Life Transitions

  • Marital and Premarital

  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)

  • Oppositional Defiance

  • Parenting

  • Peer Relationships

  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum

  • Racial Identity

  • Relationship Issues

  • School Issues

  • Self Esteem

  • Self-Harming

  • Sexual Abuse

  • Stress Management

  • Substance Use

  • Suicidal Ideation

  • Teen Violence

  • Transgender

  • Women's Issues

  • Mental Health

  • Dissociative Disorders

  • Impulse Control Disorders

  • Mood Disorders

  • Personality Disorders

  • Psychosis

  • Thinking Disorders

  • Sexuality

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Meet The Team


Elisha Lieto

I understand the struggles of daily life and offer a judgment free helping hand. My goal is to assist individuals in helping themselves to enhance their lives in all areas. There is no better person to invest in than yourself.

I have worked with severe behaviors, adjudicated, and troubled youth and adults a majority of my career. I find it very rewarding to help them overcome their troubles and become better individuals.

I offer extensive knowledge of substance abuse and co-occurring disorders as a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor. I offer 22 years of experience in the Social Work field working with various populations and diverse cultures as well as high risk families. I have been trained in Sexual Assault Crisis Intervention and hold a certification for Trauma work.



Specializing in co-occurring mental health disorders with focus on ages 13 years to adult. As well as couples counseling, and anger management.

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Specializing in working with children 4 years and older and teens with focus on mental health and behavioral modification.



Specializing in play therapy and various therapeutic interventions working with children ages 3 and up as well as adult mental health disorders.



Specializing in PTSD for warfare and vets. Specializing in therapy of all types with children ages 3 and up.



Experienced in working with diverse family dynamics, specializing in providing educational and nurturing support. Certified in trauma and grief counseling, with expertise in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Youth Mental Health First Aid.



Office Personnel

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Discover Your Best Self

Serving Monroe County and Surrounding Areas
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