Mark Kaplafka, LPCC-S

Mark Kaplafka, LPCC-S

Counseling  ·  
Mark Kaplafka, LPCC-S is a counselor in Middleburg Heights, OH. He specializes in counseling, marriage & family therapy, and more.Read his story

16600 W Sprague Rd Ste 90

Middleburg Heights, OH 44130

Contact Information

(440) 941-0425

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Mark Kaplafka's bio

This content was provided by Mark Kaplafka "Even as a child Mark knew he wanted to be a psychologist, without fully understanding what that meant. Regardless, his intuitive guidance gravitated him toward counseling as a profession. It wasn't so much a choice as the answer to an inner calling, one that helped him realize the true joy of helping others work through their struggles and recognize their true potential."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Mark Kaplafka "The foundation for Mark's work as a therapist is to help others connect with themselves more fully and honestly. He's an old soul with a compassionate nature, and while he is organized and driven, he also remains flexible and understanding."

7  Specialties

  • Counseling
  • Couples Counseling
  • Hypnosis
  • Individual Counseling
  • Marriage & Family Therapy
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling

0  Board Certifications

Mark Kaplafka does not have any board certifications listed.

24  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Stress Disorder (ASD)
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Attack
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Emotional Stress
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Generalized Obesity
  • Grief
  • Male Infertility
  • Male Sexual Conditions
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Phase of Life Problem
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Issues
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Smoking-Related Disorders
  • Stress
  • Stress-Induced Disorders
  • Workplace Depression

17  Procedures

  • Behavior Modification
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Counseling Services
  • Couples Therapy
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Grief Therapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
  • Individual Therapy
  • Marital and Family Psychotherapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Marital Therapy
  • Meditation
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Reiki Therapy
  • Relaxation Therapy
  • Stress Management

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • John Carroll University
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Mark Kaplafka has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Mark Kaplafka has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Mark Kaplafka's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Mark Kaplafka to family and friends
5 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Mark Kaplafka's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Mark has really helped me to change my life. I was able to have a shift in perspective of the limiting beliefs & thoughts that were keeping me stuck. I didn't think it was possible after debilitating depression, anxiety & grief. I can't thank Mark enough for helping me see beyond what seemed...more
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I have recommend Mark to everyone I know that is seeking emotional and mental wellness. I have made such strides in my life since I have started to see him. The Balanced Living Center offers an excellent environment where it is easy to feel comfortable and welcome. Mark has truly helped me to...more
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Mark is very grounded and has helped me and my family out many times! I recommend Mark!
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Mark is one of the best therapists I've ever seen and I've seen my fair share. Very well spoken and communicates very well. Has a toolbox of techniques. This is important and surprisingly rare. Many therapists will listen and give advice but not all of them give you tools and exercises you can...more
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Mark is an amazing counselor, and he truly cares about his clients! He is particularly good at helping his clients to challenge prior limiting beliefs, and with connecting to difficult spiritual and emotional issues. He has an unique, intuitive way of understanding his client's individual needs,...more
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