Director: Meg Clark Soriano, MA, LPC, ACS, RPT-S has enjoyed helping children, adults, and their families for over 30 years. She founded the Center for Counseling and Education, LLC in 1996. Meg’s approach is compassionate and practical. While clients appreciate her warmth and down-to-earth style, Meg has extensive training in cutting-edge therapeutic modalities which offer consistent and often rapid improvements for clients.
Cheryl Cifelli, MSW, LCSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has extensive training and experience in the mental health field. Cheryl helps children, adolescents, adults and families who struggle with issues such as anxiety, depression, grief, loss, parent-child relationship issues and addiction.
Susan A. Clark, MIA, MS, LAC brings over 25 years of experience in health and educational program development and advising to CFCE and is a counseling intern.
Having lived in Mexico and Spain, Susan is bilingual and offers counseling in Spanish.
She has expertise in cross-cultural issues and in parenting adopted children from different backgrounds.
Elizabeth C. Kahn, MA, LAC is a Licensed Associate Counselor who is dedicated to working with clients who are finding difficulty navigating through their personal identity development. Her professional work has focused around the areas of autism, learning disability management, mood disorders, generalized anxiety, gender identity-related and LGBTQIA+-related challenges.
Lynn DeLaurentis, LPC is a Licensed Professional Counselor who has been working in the mental health field for the past 9 years, with an initial focus on biofeedback and stress management. She currently helps children, adolescents, adults, and couples who struggle with headaches, anger management, anxiety, depression, eating disorders, BFRBs (Body Focused Repetitive Behaviors such as skin-picking, hair pulling & nail biting), grief, loss, life transitions, marriage, parent-child relationship issues and trauma.
Carey Gatti is a Therapist-Intern with a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Rider University. She will obtain her master’s degree in clinical mental health counseling from The College of New Jersey in May 2018. Carey has a passion for helping youth overcome challenges while discovering and building upon their existing strengths.
Rachel Hutnick, MA, LPC, RPT a Licensed Professional Counselor and Registered Play Therapist, utilizes a collaborative approach that is playful and compassionate. She brings a friendly and comforting presence to her work with children, adolescents, young adults, families and groups.
Christine Juliano, MSW, LCSW (Chrissy) is a Licensed Social Worker helping children, adolescents, adults, and families on issues related to anxiety, depression, grief and loss, parenting, and low self-esteem.
Kimberly Sorgenti, MSW, LCSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has worked with children, adolescents, and families experiencing emotional and behavioral difficulties for the past ten years. She has served children and families who have experienced anxiety, attachment, trauma, grief and loss issues.
Kristin Tomasello, a Therapist-Intern at CFCE, brings a genuine and compassionate understanding to her work with clients of all ages.
Kristin received a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University in 2013 and will receive a Master of the Arts in Counseling from Arcadia University with concentrations in child therapy, family therapy, and trauma in May 2018.
Mary Wightman, MSW, LCSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has been passionate about helping children, teens, adults and couples for over twenty-five years. Using strength based approaches and evidenced based modalities, Mary empowers her clients to overcome personal obstacles to improve their relationships and their lives.
Deb Wolff, MSW, LCSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has dedicated over 20 years to working with children, adolescents and families that struggle with issues surrounding trauma, abuse/neglect, foster care and adoption, substance use/abuse, emotional and disruptive behaviors. Underlying all treatment is a belief that creative expression, spirituality, and therapeutic play can be a vehicle for change and healing.