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

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

Eric B. Epstein, Esq.

Life/Business/Relationship Coach &amp’ Florida Supreme Court Certified Family Law Mediator

Eric brings a collaborative approach to helping individuals, couples, families and business-people resolve disputes, mitigate conflict and work towards achieving their goals. An extensive education, training and experience as a Licensed Attorney, a Florida Supreme Court Certified Family Law Mediator, owner/operator of a private preschool and a Life/Relationship/Business Coach as well as being a father, Eric’s a dynamic, welcomed addition to the RCOSF team. » Read More

Erica H. Epstein, M.S., M.A.

Registered Marriage and Family Therapy Intern, #2785

Dual Masters Degrees: one in Marriage and Family Therapy and the other in Early Childhood/Elementary Education, Erica began her professional career helping others as a teacher in the New York City Public School system. Shortly after moving to South Florida, she became the full-time Director of a large pre-school in West Palm Beach where she worked with a diverse group of professional educators and children. » 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

Dr. Alison Tarlow, Psy. D.

Psychologist, Clinical Director

Dr. Alison Tarlow is the Clinical Director of The Relationship Center of South Florida. She specializes in the treatment of eating disorders, women’s issues, trauma and abuse, Borderline Personality Disorder, depression and anxiety. » 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

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