Lighthouse Behavioral Health, Inc.

Meet Our Therapists

Katy Murphy, MS, LSW, LPC


Katy is licensed in the State of Ohio as a Licensed Social Worker and a Licensed Professional Counselor.  Katy received her Bachelor's Degree from Bluffton University and her Masters in Clinical Counseling from Bellevue University. Katy has worked for various social service agencies, working with a variety of populations; including: children, adolescents, and geriatrics.

Her expertise is in:


-Child/Adolescent and family issues

-Anger & Stress management

-Substance abuse& Dependency

-Marital & Couples counseling

-Mood disorders

-Psychotic disorders

-Self-esteem issues

Linda K. Ellerbrock, MA, LSW, LPCC


Linda is licensed by the State Of Ohio as a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and a Licensed Social Worker

Linda received her Bachelor’s degree in Child and Family Community Services from Bowling Green State University and her Master’s degree in Guidance and Counseling from Bowling Green State University. Linda has worked in the school systems as well as the community mental health field for over 25 years.

Her expertise is in:

-Mood Disorders,


-Post Traumatic Stress Disorder



-Child/Adolescent Counseling

-Family Counseling

-Anger Management

Debra Smith, MS, LPCC-S, LICDC


Deb is licensed by the State of Ohio as a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and a Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor. Deb received her Masters Degree MS Education, Social Agency Counseling II from the University of Dayton. Deb has worked in Community Mental Health and Alcohol/Drug Recovery Services. She has also worked in Residential Inpatient Alcohol/Drug Recovery and private practice.

Her expertise is in:


-Bipolar Disorder

-Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

-Alcohol/Drug-Chemical Dependency

-Childhood Issues

-Women's Issues

-Grief/Loss Issues