Our Centers

About The Lehman Center

– Established June 9, 1987 –

The Lehman Center offers emergency respite care for children newborn through six years of age in a 24-hour crisis nursery, art and child-centered therapy, family advocate services, and parent support groups. Referrals may be made by calling The Lehman Center at (717) 845-5771.

Our Staff

     

  • Janelle Swartz
    Director of the Crisis Nursery
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  • Shari Gordon
    Director of Volunteers and Parent Support Groups 

  • Joanne Godfrey
    Family Advocate

  • Tanya Witherite
    Front Office Manager

Our Therapists

Emily Alvarez, MPS, ATR-BC, LPC is a full time Art Therapist at The Lehman Center. Emily received a Masters in Art Therapy from the School of Visual Arts in New York City in 2011. She also has a Bachelor degree in Art and Education with a minor in Psychology from Swarthmore College in Philadelphia. Emily has worked with a variety of populations in the US and overseas. Emily has experience working with children, youth, and families in school and educational settings, shelter and housing systems, and home and community-based programs.

Laura Boord, MA ATR  is a full-time Art Therapist at The Lehman Center. Laura received a Masters of Arts in Art Therapy with a Specialization in Counseling from Seton Hill University in May 2016. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Art Therapy and Psychology from Seton Hill University in 2013. Laura has experience in home health and hospice agencies, serving palliative, hospice, and bereaved patients. She has facilitated grief groups as well as exploring the primary and secondary losses individuals’ encounter. Laura also has experience working as a program coordinator, teacher’s aide/transition aide and personal care aide for children with autism.

Contact

The Lehman Center
402 W. Market Street York, PA 17401

Phone: 717-845-5771
24-Hour Hotline: 1-800-635-6619
Fax: 717-852-7605

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About The Frances Leiter Center

– Established April 1, 1986 –

Frances Leiter Center offers child-centered therapy and individual counseling for children and adolescents ages 2-18, referral services, support groups, and community education.

Our Staff


  • Molly Mowers
    Billing Receptionist

  • Shelley Barrow
    Office Manager

Our Therapists

Brittany Flood, MA ATR-BC is a full time Art Therapist at the Frances Leiter Center. Ms. Flood received her Masters of Arts in Art Therapy with a Specialization in Counseling from Seton Hill University in May 2016. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Art/Art History with a minor in German from Lebanon Valley College in 2013. Ms. Flood has experience working as a legal and medical advocate for survivors of domestic and sexual violence. She also completed her clinical internship, as a part of her Masters, working as an art therapy intern with adults on a psychiatric, behavioral health unit of a major urban hospital.

Contact

Frances Leiter Center
539 Lincoln Way East
Chambersburg, PA 17201

Phone: 717-264-8552
Fax: 717-264-0680

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About The Nicarry Center

– Established 1978 –

The Nicarry Center offers art and child-centered therapy, God’s Closet clothing bank, the Healing Garden Greenhouse, and the Children’s Garden and houses the administrative offices for Children’s Aid Society. Referrals may be made by calling The Nicarry Center at 717-624-4461.

Our Staff


  • Wanda Bankert
    Senior Administrator

  • Gina Nobile
    Human Resources Coordinator

  • Pamela Tile
    Administrative Assistant
  • Lori Trish
    Accounting Manager
  • Samantha Lewis
    Accounting Assistant

Our Therapists

Courtney Weik, MA ATR-BC is a full time Art Therapist at The Nicarry Center. Ms. Weik received her Master’s degree in Art Therapy from Cedar Crest College in August 2016. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts with a minor in Psychology from Kutztown University. Ms. Courtney has experience working with mental and physical illness in children, adolescents and adults, within a medical setting and open studio environment.

Contact

The Nicarry Center
343 Lincoln Way West
New Oxford, PA 17350

Phone: 717-624-4461
Fax: 717-624-3011

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Administrative Office

343 Lincoln Way West New Oxford PA 17350
Phone: 717-624-4461
Email: info@cassd.org

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