Director of Admissions
Chris attended college at Saint Joseph’s University, where he obtained his bachelor’s degree in business. He went on to pursue a master’s degree in innovation management from Temple University. After graduating, Chris worked at a banking firm in Manhattan for a little over a year. He quickly realized that he wanted a career that would be more fulfilling. Chris found what he had been seeking with Relevance. Chris contributes leadership qualities and fine attention to detail to the remarkable, growing Relevance community.
Corinne holds a Master’s of Science degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Monmouth University. Corinne practices from a holistic approach and believes that every client is a unique individual and therefore his or her time in treatment and in recovery should follow that individualized approach. Corinne strongly believes that a collaborative relationship between the clinician and the client is the best way to increase client motivation and success in treatment. Corinne has experience working with children, adolescents, and adults and has clinical knowledge in a variety of mental health issues including substance abuse, anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, ADHD, OCD, eating disorders, and autism spectrum disorders. Corinne believes in counseling by incorporating the person as a whole and meeting them where they’re at.
Danielle is a graduate from Rider University with her Master’s Degree in Counseling and a mom of two. With over 10 years of experience in the counseling field, Danielle has an individualized approach with each client and values the therapeutic relationship. She has a passion to motivate change while meeting the individual where they are at. Her areas of specialty are substance abuse, trauma, severe and persistent mental illness, anxiety, and mood disorders. Danielle was DBT intensively trained, and utilizes a DBT approach, with individuals struggling with substance abuse and mental health issues. She feels it empowers clients to learn to regulate their emotions. Danielle’s counseling style is best suited for those individuals having difficulty regulating emotions, coping with urges, and relationship issues. She believes that if each individual can balance acceptance and change, they can begin to heal.
Sarah is a Licensed Associate Counselor and National Certified Counselor, who holds a Master’s degree in Clinical Mental health Counseling from Kean University and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Human Development from the University of Maryland. She is also certified as an Equine Specialist in Mental Health and Learning (ESMHL) and a Disaster Response Crisis Counselor (DRCC).
Sarah practices from a holistic, multifaceted framework viewing every client as a unique individual with the ability to sustain wellness. She utilizes therapy approaches such as CBT, DBT, equine-assisted psychotherapy, solution-focused, and mindfulness. Sarah has clinical knowledge in a wide range of mental health issues including anxiety, depression, social anxiety, eating disorders/ body image, stress management, addiction, self-esteem, and family disorder.
As a former Division 1 student-athlete and captain of the women’s soccer team, Sarah was exposed to the prevalence of substance abuse and mental health issues among the athlete population and knew she wanted to pursue a career in counseling. She completed clinical internships at Jersey Shore University Medical Center and Riverview Medical Center working with children and adolescents, as well as Southern Ocean Medical Center as a crisis clinician in the Emergency Room. Sarah also works as a therapist for a private practice.
Jessica has been working in the field of mental health and substance abuse counseling for over 15 years, and has been instrumental in the areas of program development and clinical processes as they relate to multicultural counseling. Jessica specializes in CBT, Trauma-Focused CBT, Substance Abuse Disorders, Co-Occurring Disorders. In addition to her work within the adult population, Jessica also works with children and adolescents in the community, offering individual, family, and group counseling services.