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Professional Child Development Associates

Program Staff & Therapists

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Therapists play a vital role in the child's development process. Therefore, to ensure that quality consultation is provided to our clients, PCDA's interdisciplinary team includes a variety of highly qualified therapists.

*Department Head

Child Development Specialists

 

Community Relations

Daryl Synowiec, MA, LMFT, MT-BC
Head of Psychology & Counseling Services

Brandt Chamberlain, PhD

LaJoi Johnson-Huff, PsyD

 

Isabel LaGue, MA, LMFT

Melinda Martinez, MA

Angelika Mkrtchyan, MA, IMF

Beatrice (Betina) Shain, MA, MFT

  Verliz Geronimo, BA
Nicole Hernandez, MA

Music Therapists

 

Occupational
Therapists

 

Speech~Language Pathologists

Melissa St. John, MM, MT-BC
Head of the Creative Arts Department

Elaine Chen, MM, MT-BC

Juliana Frias, BA, MT-BC

Alaina Prior, BM, MT-BC

 

Julie Miller, MOT, OTR/L, SWC
Head of Feeding Programs

Katherine Abbey, MA, OTR/L

Carol Fodera, MA, OTR/L, SWC

Jessica Ibardolaza, MA, OTR/L

Mariko Yamazaki, OTD, OTR/L

 

Anne Davis, MS, MA, CCC-SLP

Erin Burdett, MA, CF-SLP

Anne Chaney, MS, MA, CCC-SLP

Alyssa Kruse, MA, CF-SLP

Lisa Lewis, MS, CCC-SLP

Emily Moore, MS, CF-SLP

Nutritionists

 

Program Specialists

 

Program Assistants

Patricia "Patty" Novak, MPH, RD, CLE

Kristen van Rooyen, MPH, RD

Gloria Williamson, MS, RD

 

Jennifer Aceves, BA

Denise A. Rugg, MA

Jessica Vignali, MSW, ASW

 

Monica Fonseca, BA

Katie Schinnerer, BA

Juliane da Silva, BS

Megan Stricklin, BA

Mentor Developmental
Interventionists

 

Developmental Interventionists

Rosalynn Domantay-Romero, BA

Gwynne Jackltich-Humphrey, BA

Le Cam To, BA

Developmental
Interventionists-2

Juan Aguayo, BA

Verliz Geronimo, BA

Nicole Hernandez, BA

 

Christina Alvarez, BA

Marie Bueta, BA

Melissa Chavez, BA

Francie Comstock, BA

Anabel Cuevas, BA

Jessica Davis, BA

Amanda Devian, BA

Chelsea Ebersole, BA

Jennifer Fratus, BA

Megan Gauss, BA

Marina Haroon, BA

Enoch Joo, BA

Sarom Kim, BA

 

Joyce Ko, BA

Helen Lara, BA

Steven Lograsso, BA

Tena Pevehouse, BS

Karla Pineda, BA

Melissa Ricard-Cruz, BA

Leonor Rocha, BS

Sarah Schroeder, MS, MSW

Alice Sislian, IMF

Min So, BA

Priscilla Solano, BA

Angelica Tapia, MA

Nicholas Tellier, MA

Art Teacher

 

Physical Therapists

   

Amy Huestis, BFA

 

Yuki Kubo, PT, DPT