Dedication. Expertise. Passion.
Human Growth & Training Associates is the oldest private practice in the Wilmington Area. We currently provide therapy for all ages and needs. We also work with multiple Employee Assistance Programs throughout the area.
BA Penn State
EdD University of Virginia
Dr. Grotsky has been with Human Growth & Training since 1976. He is currently specializing in high conflict divorce cases, working with Armed Service Veterans, relationship issues, and adults. Dr. Grotsky utilizes cognitive behavior, reality, and supportive therapies.
Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor, MHC
BS University of Maryland,
MA Webster College
Kimberly has been in the field for 16 years where she primarily works with teenagers and young adults. Kimberly's primary treatment modalities are cognitive behavioral therapy and solution focused. She is experienced with relationship issues, stress management, and women's issues.
Licensed Professional Counselor, MEd, LCMHC, LCAS
BS VA Tech
MEd Clemson University
Susan has been in practice for over 25 years where her specialties include anxiety, mood disorders, trauma and substance use in collaborative work with adolescents, adults, and couples. She primarily uses cognitive behavioral therapy and supportive counseling.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
BS Longwood College
MSW Virginia Commonwealth University
Heather has been in practice for 14 years in both residential and outpatient settings. She primarily works with individual adults where the focus includes mood disorders, anxiety, relationship issues, work/school issues, caregiver burden, and age related challenges. She primarily uses cognitive behavioral therapy and supportive counseling.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, MSW
***New to the Practice***
MSW UNC Chapel Hill
Jessa has been in practice for 11 years and with experience working with children, adolescents, and adults with various mental health and intellectual/developmental challenges. She practices a strengths-based therapeutic approach that focuses on an individual’s abilities, talents and resources. Understanding that each person can be very different in the way they learn, she is very adaptable to each individual that comes through her office door!