Verified Employees & Contractors

These Employees have all passed a Florida Level II Background screening meaning they have had a Federal FBI
check and State FDLE check and are cleared to work safely with our children and adults.

Executive Leadership

Lisa Abner – LMHC, CCTP

Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, Adoption Competent Therapist

CELL: 321-347-8475OFFICE: 386-259-5413Email me

Lisa Abner – LMHC, CCTP

Adoption Competent Therapist, Program Manager
Carol Parham, LMHC, MA, CCTP, Ed.D

Program Manager for Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, and Sarasota Counties
Adoption Competent Trainer
Certified Clinical Trauma Professional

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Carol Parham, LMHC, MA, CCTP, Ed.D

Program Manager
Barbara Defazzio – LMHC, DCFC, CCTP

Adoption Competent Trainer
Diplomate of Clinical Forensic Counseling
Certified Clinical Trauma Professional

CELL: 386-747-4985OFFICE: 386-259-5413, ext. 202Email me

Barbara Defazzio – LMHC, DCFC, CCTP

VP of Outpatient Clinical Services
Vince Defazzio
CELL: 386-801-8463OFFICE: 386-259-5413 Ext 203Email me

Vince Defazzio

Consultant
Daisy M. Ayala
CELL: 407-460-7850OFFICE: 386-259-5413, ext 3202Email me

Daisy M. Ayala

Director of Community Relations , Adoption competent

Administrative Support

Yolando Green

Yolando Green

Administrative Coordinator
Angie Ortiz
OFFICE: 386-259-5413, ext. 207Email me

Angie Ortiz

Administrative Coordinator

Contract Therapists serving Hillsborough and Pasco Counties

Eileen Dobrinski, MS, LMHC

Adoption Competent Therapist

Teresa Bartlett, MPH

Adoption Competent Therapist

Marsha Hassell, MA, RMHCI

Bonita Orlando, M.Ed.

Adoption Competent Therapist
Dina Gehrke, MS, CCTP

Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, Adoption Competent Therapist, TF-CBT Certified

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Dina Gehrke, MS, CCTP

Adoption Competent Therapist, TF-CBT Certified

Nathalie Carrera, RMHCI, MS

Adoption Competent Therapist

Nate Duvert, RMFTI, MA

Adoption Competent Therapist

Contract Therapists serving Manatee and Sarasota Counties

Amy Howard, MSW, RCSWI

Adoption Competent Therapist
Charles Snider, LMHC, MA, CCTP

Certified Clinical Trauma Professional

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Charles Snider, LMHC, MA, CCTP

Adoption Competent Therapist

Elizabeth Murtaugh, LMFT, MA

Adoption Competent Therapist

Contract Therapists serving Orange and Osceola Counties

Janet Ghent, PMHC, Provisional Certified Social Worker

Jennifer Rodriguez, MSW

Adoption Competent Therapist

Charity Thomas LMHC, MA

Adoption Competent Therapist

Contract Therapists serving Seminole and Orange Counties

Derek Patterson, RMHCI, MA

Steven Hurtado, RMHCI, MS

Shenise Baker, RMHCI, CCTP

Adoption Competent Therapist

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Shenise Baker, RMHCI, CCTP

Adoption Competent Therapist

Contract Therapists serving Seminole and Volusia Counties

Faith Townsend, RMHCI, MS

Claire Spears MA, RMHCI,

Adoption Competent Therapist

Dylan Martin, MSW, RCSWI, LCSW

Adoption Competent Therapist

Robert Vento, RMFTI, MS

Adoption Competent Therapist
LaShawn Glaspie, MSW, CCTP

Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, Adoption Competent Therapist

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LaShawn Glaspie, MSW, CCTP

Adoption Competent Therapist

Comprehensive Behavioral Health Assessors

Cinthya Freeborn, LMSW

Provisional Certified Social Worker Adoption Competent

Jeffrey Moyer, LMHC

Adoption Competent Therapist

Jim Beller, LMHC, MA