Our counseling programs are an integral component of the agency’s services, providing access to quality, confidential and affordable counseling for youth and their families.
Youth and Family Services complies with a Professional Code of Ethics and clients are assured that all sessions remain confidential. Centrally located at 322 Main Street in The Kirtland House, Youth and Family Services provides a safe, secure and comfortable environment for those seeking help.
In addition, clinicians are present within the Middle and High Schools to provide support services to students.
All Youth and Family Services staff members are experienced professionals dedicated to working with youth, parents and the community.
All clinical staff possess Master’s degrees, post-education training and are state-licensed. In addition, counselors receive weekly clinical supervision and consultation.
Youth and Family Services is an approved training facility for master’s level internships under the supervision of a doctorate-level psychologist and school psychologist.
|Heather McNeil, LMFT, LADC||Y&FS Director||(860) 510-5042|
|Sal Bruzzese, LPC, MS, CAGS||Youth and Family Counselor||(860) 395-3190|
|Chelsea Graham, LCSW||Youth and Family Counselor||(860) 510-5047|
|Samantha Steinmacher, MA, EdS||Youth and Family Counselor||(860) 510-5046|
|Brenda Partyka, LMSW||Youth and Family Counselor||(860) 395-3190|
|Joanne Deal, LPC||Group Facilitator & Y& F Counselor||(860) 395-3190|
|Kathleen Laundy, Ph.D., LMFT||Clinical Consultant|