Nicole specializes in counseling children, adolescents, young adults and families. Her practice incorporates narrative, play and family systems therapies which differ from the more traditional practice which separates the individual from the family unit. As our founding therapist, Nicole has been an inspiring leader in the formation of Hannah’s House.
Hannah’s House is pleased to announce that Melissa has recently been hired a a full-time therapist for Harwood Union Junior High and High School. Melissa developed a well received, weekly program for Harwood Union and although she will not be accepting clients at Hannah’s House, she plans to stay closely connected. We wish her the best!
Gary has just joined Hannah’s House as an affiliate working with adolescents, young adults and families that are experiencing anxiety, depression, substance abuse and identity issues. Gary has worked as a social worker and mental health counselor for over 15 years, holds a Vermont State License for Clinical Social Work, and is on the path to becoming a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC).
Megan brings strong experience working collaboratively with teens, adults and families utilizing evidenced based therapies to address identity development, as well as mental health and substance use concerns. As both a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor and Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor, she is uniquely qualified to address co-occurring needs holistically and simultaneously. Megan also brings her therapy dog, Canook, to her practice to the delight of children and teens.
Beth holds a masters degree in Art Therapy and is an on track licensure counselor. Her practice of Art and Play Therapy invites you to engage your natural creativity to establish paths to well-being. Children discover the world by engaging imaginative play and creative exploration. Beth’s practice embraces these processes, providing the foundation to move through difficulties toward growth and a more satisfying life.
Barbara joined Hannah’s House in 2013 to assist our growth as a community resource as a part time Executive Director. Barbara brings over 30 years of non-profit and strategic planning experience. Her goal is to develop stronger partnerships with local schools, practitioners and organizations so Hannah’s House can better respond to the needs of our community.
The Hannah’s House Board is fortunate to include a diverse, dedicated group of individuals with a wide variety of experience and talents they are generously contributing to Hannah’s House. Board members and advisors include professional clinicians, business consultants, guidance counselor, visiting nurse director, architect, a legislator, real estate broker, a farmer, local school nurses and WWSU health coordinators, a teacher and Hannah’s family members.