Our Team

Richard J. Loebl, LCSW, BCD

Founder & Director, Board Certified Psychotherapist

Richard Loebl, therapist and couples counselor, is the Founder & Director of the Relationship Center of South Florida. He created this counseling center to provide a safe and caring environment for couples, families and individuals looking for support, guidance and personal growth and development. » Read More

Shawn N. Gersman, M.D., P.A.

Board Certified Psychiatrist

Dr. Shawn Gersman’s treatment philosophy is that individuals have within themselves the capacity to achieve their dreams and goals. This capacity is often not realized due to self-imposed limitations or ways of viewing ourselves and relationships to others which are rooted in childhood. Dr. Gersman’s work focuses on helping the individual understand these maladaptive attitudes and ways of thinking, so that one can gain better mastery over how one thinks and feels. » Read More

Annette BoVee-Akyurek, Ph.D., MFT, LMHC, NCC, PT

Psychotherapist & Physical Therapist

Dr. Annette BoVee-Akyurek is a physical therapist and psychotherapist specializing in therapy for the mind and body from an integrative perspective. Annette has over 30 years experience working as a facilitator to clients in a collaborative manner to enhance physical, emotional, and psychosocial well-being with children and adults. » Read More

Michael Berger, MA, LCSW


Michael Berger, LCSW has worked as a psychotherapist and a specialist in personal development for over ten years. Michael assists his clients in living a more authentic life by focusing on the present moment with compassion and empathy. Clients describe his approach as direct, empowering, and humorous. Michael provides therapy for adolescents, adults, couples, and groups. » Read More

Susan A. Levin, Ph.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Susan Levin has over 20 years experience treating anxiety, depression and relationship problems. She takes an active and individualized approach to best meet each patient’s needs. Dr. Levin works with individuals and couples and sees adults and adolescents in her practice. Her wide range of experience… » Read More

C. Paul Wanio, Ph.D., LMFT, LMHC

Marriage & Family Therapist

Dr. Paul Wanio is licensed in Florida as a marriage and family therapist (LMFT), mental health counselor (LMHC) and is certified in hypnosis. He is also licensed as a marriage and family therapist in California where he was the co-founder of the West Valley Counseling & Psychotherapy Center in Woodland Hills. » Read More

Karin Witte

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Karin Witte, MA is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with 10 years experience in individual and couples therapy with adults. » Read More

John Imperatore, MS, Ed.

Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern #IMH-16511

John Imperatore graduated from the University of Miami Counseling and Therapy Program. His core beliefs and approach include partnership and collaboration with clients, respect and gratitude for individual differences, and ethical practice based on the most current research on clinical effectiveness. » Read More

Keisha Henry, MSW, LCSW

Psychotherapist, EMDR Therapist

Keisha Henry, MSW, LCSW, is a psychotherapist who works with adult women and men, adolescents, and parents. Keisha believes in a person-centered approach, understanding that a holistic, or “whole-person” approach brings relevance to all aspects of a person’s life that impacts their well-being. This therapeutic approach preserves integrity, builds trust, understanding, and empowerment. » Read More

Sherry Rawiszer, LCSW


Sherry offers tailored concierge services to meet your individual needs. Her specialties include addiction, relationship issues, adult child issues related to growing up in dysfunctional family systems and trauma recovery. She believes we are born with certain genetic tendencies which are affected by childhood, family and life experiences. Her treatment philosophy is based on the belief that we can all overcome negative coping mechanisms, thought processes and behaviors through psychotherapy and the willingness to make life changes that will support our goals. » Read More

Janet G. Woodhouse

Practice Manager

In many respects, Janet is the heart of the Relationship Center of South Florida. She’s the core of many daily operations and functions, and is tuned to the pulse of everything that happens here. Her warmth and personal commitment to everyone — visitors, staff, clients, and vendors – is vital to our growing Center. » Read More

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