Betsy Warren
Betsy Warren

Executive Director

Betsy brings with her more than 24 years of experience in the private pay therapeutic school network. She most recently served as the...

Jason Metzger
Jason Metzger, MA

Asst. Exec. Director/Academic Director

For 20 years, I have had the privilege of helping young people maximize strengths, overcome struggles and reach their true potential. It...

Kyrissa Mattison
Kyrissa Mattison

Admissions Director

Kyrissa is native to Northern Arizona and has enjoyed exploring the beautiful scenery that Arizona has to offer. Kyrissa began working...

Rebecca Hartrick
Rebecca Hartrick, BA

Program Director

Rebecca comes to us from the Pacific Northwest. She earned her Bachelor's Degree in Cultural Studies with a focus in Art from Marylhurst...

Tamara Garden
Tamara Garden, MA, LPC

Clinical Director

Tamara received her Master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Valparaiso University. She received her undergraduate...

Chesley Strowd
Chesley Strowd, MS, NCC, LPC

Marketing/Outreach Director

Chesley received her Master's in Mental Health Counseling from Oregon State University. She is also a Certified Parent Coach. Chesley has...

Tamara Garden
Tamara Garden, MA, LPC

Clinical Director

Tamara received her Master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Valparaiso University. She received her undergraduate...

Melissa Kokenge
Melissa Kokenge, MA, LPC

Primary Therapist

Melissa received her Master's degree in Clinical Counseling from Bellevue University in Omaha, Nebraska and her undergraduate degree in...

Alaina Roberts
Alaina Roberts, MSW, LSW

Primary Therapist

Alaina Roberts received a Master of Social Work degree from Ohio State University. Her undergraduate work was completed at Bethany...

Amy Hesni
Amy Hesni, LMSW

Primary Therapist

Amy hails from Louisiana and received her Master of Social Work from Tulane University School of Social Work in New Orleans, LA and...

Valarie Rasicci
Valarie Rasicci, LMSW

Primary Therapist

Valerie Rasicci proudly hails from Akron, Ohio. She earned her Master's and Bachelor's degrees in social work from The Ohio State...

Nicole Solk
Nicole Solk, APRN

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Nicole Solk is the psychiatric prescriber for Alternative to Meds. She is a board-certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with the...

Jason Metzger
Jason Metzger, MA

Asst. Exec. Director/Academic Director

For 20 years, I have had the privilege of helping young people maximize strengths, overcome struggles and reach their true potential. It...

Kathy Mccabe
Kathy Mccabe

Science Teacher

I Love Science and the Arts. I hold a Bachelor of Science in Education and a Masters degree in Education Leadership both from Northern...

Bethany Becker
Bethany Becker

Spanish/Arts Teacher

Bethany has earned her Bachelor of Science in Social Work and her Bachelor of Art in Spanish at St. Cloud State University in Minnesota....

Sarah Kirwan
Sarah Kirwan

English/History Teacher

Ms. Kirwan is an Arizona native of Gilbert, AZ. She started riding horses at age 8 and competed in hunter/jumper schooling shows locally...

Yevonne Merlin
Yevonne Merlin, MA

Mathematics Teacher

Yevonne has spent the last 17 years teaching high school mathematics from pre-algebra to calculus at private, college preparatory high...

Rebecca Hartrick
Rebecca Hartrick, BA

Program Director

Rebecca comes to us from the Pacific Northwest. She earned her Bachelor's Degree in Cultural Studies with a focus in Art from Marylhurst...

Kyrissa Mattison
Kyrissa Mattison

Admissions Director

Kyrissa is native to Northern Arizona and has enjoyed exploring the beautiful scenery that Arizona has to offer. Kyrissa began working...

Chesley Strowd
Chesley Strowd, MS, NCC, LPC

Marketing/Outreach Director

Chesley received her Master's in Mental Health Counseling from Oregon State University. She is also a Certified Parent Coach. Chesley has...

Stephanie Sterrett
Stephanie Sterrett

Admissions Coordinator

Stephanie started working Residential Care in 2006 and immediately enjoyed working directly with the students in a supportive role. After...