Why should I be unhappy? Every parcel of my being is in full bloom.-Rumi

Our Therapists

Contact a therapist that fits your needs directly. Contact information is underneath each therapist's description.

Patricia Mann, MS, LPC, ATR, SAC-IT

Patricia Mann is an art therapist, professional counselor, and substance abuse counselor, in training. She earned a master’s degree in art therapy from Mount Mary University with an emphasis in counseling. Patricia has five years of clinical experience in residential, inpatient and partial hospitalization levels of care. She has experience working with youth in community programs and school setting. Patricia has facilitated individual, family, couples and group therapy sessions.


Her specialties include working with adolescents and adults with depression, anxiety, personality disorders, mood disorders, bipolar, substance abuse and is LGBTQIA friendly. 

You may contact Patricia directly at 414-419-1414 or patriciamann@bloomtherapies.com

Monique Matic, MA, ATR BC, LPC

Monique Matic is a Board-Certified Art Therapist, and a fully licensed psychotherapist in Wisconsin and Illinois. She is also an Assistant Professor at Mount Mary University in the Graduate Art Therapy Program.

Monique has extensive experience working with children, adolescents, and families. She uses a variety of approaches in therapy that include: art therapy, play therapy, sand-tray therapy, and talk therapy. She works with clients from a strengths-based and client-centered approach. She believes in providing holistic therapeutic services while working from a culturally competent framework.

Monique’s specialties include working with survivors of sexual abuse and assault, working with youth impacted by trauma, working with women struggling with life transitions, and providing support to those who struggle with depression and anxiety. She is LGBTQIA+ friendly.  

You may contact Monique directly at  414-301-2197  moniquematic@bloomtherapies.com

Angelique W. Lewis, PhD.

Dr. Angelique W. Lewis is a licensed Clinical Psychologist with nearly 15 years of experience in the behavioral health field. She completed her Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral degrees from Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI. She completed her clinical internship at the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center and her postdoctoral fellowship at Brown Medical School.

Her career has focused on ensuring that populations that typically underutilize behavioral health services have unfettered access to high quality care. She specializes in working with diverse adult populations dealing with depression, anxiety, and complex physical conditions that impact optimal mental health functioning.  Dr. Lewis has experience working with people who identify as LGBTQ and is LGBTQ friendly.  She embraces and integrates cultural humility in her work.

You may contact Angelique directly at  angeliquelewis@bloomtherapies.com

Blanche Brown, MS, LPC IT, LMFT-IT, RYT 200

Blanche Brown is an art therapist, licensed marriage and family therapist in training, and licensed professional counselor in training.  She has experience working with individuals needing treatment for PTSD, anxiety, depression, autism spectrum, mood disorders, and dual diagnoses.  Blanche employs a solution-focused, client-centered approach in collaboration with clients to provide tools necessary to implement the changes they desire.  She has been a professional artist for over 18 years and is a registered yoga instructor, mindfulness and wellness coach.

Her specialities include working with children on the autism spectrum and people who have experienced trauma.

Blanche is available self-pay sessions and  Milwaukee WRAP sessions. All are welcome. 

You may contact Blanche directly at 414-218-0087 or  blanchebrown@bloomtherapies.com

Jessica Bradway, MS, LPC, ATR, LMT

Jessica Bradway is an art therapist, professional counselor, and massage therapist. She earned a master’s degree in art therapy from Mount Mary University with an emphasis in counseling. She has clinical art therapy experience in trauma, domestic and sexual abuse, human trafficking, AODA residential and outpatient settings and has worked with children, adolescents, individuals, and families.


Her specialities include working with children and adolescents impacted by trauma. Jessica is also LGBTQIA friendly.

You may contact Jessica directly at jessicabradway@bloomtherapies.com

Amanda Rochwite Metropolus, MS, LPC, ATR

Amanda Rochwite Metropolus is an art therapist and professional counselor. She earned a master’s degree in art therapy from Mount Mary University with an emphasis in counseling. She has clinical art therapy experience in providing therapy during crisis, inpatient care, residential treatment, recidivism reduction programs, and within alternative and public schools. Amanda also volunteered for community programs advocating for art therapy and community collaboration, as well as with Heritage Camps for Adaptive Families, Inc.


Her specialties include working with children, adolescents, and their families. Amanda specializes in supporting those who are challenged by trauma, anxiety, stress, depression, suicidal thoughts, self doubt, and social, emotional or behavioral concerns. Amanda is also LBGTQIA+ friendly.

You may contact Amanda directly at amandametropolus@bloomtherapies.com

Laura Swift, MS, LPC, ATR

Laura Swift is an art therapist, professional counselor, and adjunct faculty in the undergraduate art therapy program at Mount Mary University. She earned a master’s degree in art therapy from Mount Mary University with an emphasis in counseling. She has clinical art therapy experience in residential treatment, the public school system, and the juvenile justice system and has worked with children, adolescents, families, adults with developmental disabilities, and the elderly. 


Her specialties include working with youth that have experienced trauma and/or are involved in the juvenile justice system. Laura is also LGBTQIA friendly. 

You may contact Laura directly at 414-436-9555 or lauraswift@bloomtherapies.com

Erin Bostelmann, MA, LPC, ATR

Erin Bostelmann has been working as both an art therapist and professional counselor for nearly 5 years.  Her specialties include working with young people and adults who have experienced sexual abuse, abuse through coercion, and/or are a parent of a child who has experienced abuse. Erin completed her Master of Art in Art Therapy and Counseling from Southwestern College in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Erin has experience working with people who identify as LGBTQ and is LGBTQ friendly. 


You may contact Erin directly at 414-939-5695 or erinbostelmann@bloomtherapies.com

Emily Nolan DAT, LPC, ATRL BC,

RYT​ 200

Dr. Emily Nolan is a licensed art psychotherapist, professional counselor, and a professor of practice in the Creative Arts Therapies program at Syracuse University in New York. Dr. Nolan has presented nationally and internationally, and written many scholarly publications. 

Her specialties include working with people and groups who have experienced trauma, and those needing help adjusting to life transitions. Dr. Nolan is deeply committed to wellness practices and sharing their benefits, such as yoga, Reiki, and meditation. Dr. Nolan has experience working with people who identify as LGBTQ and is LGBTQ friendly.  


You may contact Dr. Nolan directly at emilynolan@bloomtherapies.com

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