The Team

The Creative Kinections team brings decades of experience in working with all ages and populations and settings.

Our team is comprised of teachers within our training institute and drama therapists providing clinical services.

Creative Kinections Institute Team Members

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about a member of our team.

Brooke Campbell, MA, RDT-BCT, LCAT
Registered Drama Therapist, Board Certified Trainer, and Licensed Creative Arts Therapist, Founder and Director
Brooke is a licensed creative arts therapist, registered drama therapist, board certified trainer of Drama Therapy, as well as a professional actor, director, and writer.
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Rita Klachkin, ATR-BC, LPC, LCAT, ACS, ATCS, DRCC, HLM
Art Therapy Instructor
Rita is part of our Creative Kinections Institute faculty and teaches our Art Therapy for our Creative Arts Therapy Course.
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Angie Yemma
Dance - Movement Therapy Instructor
Angie is part of our Creative Kinections Institute faculty and teaches our Dance / Movement Therapy class for our Creative Arts Therapy Course.
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Lorrieann Geyer, MA
Instructor of Poetry Therapy Techniques
Lorrieann is part of our Creative Kinections Institute faculty and teaches our Poetry Therapy class for our Creative Arts Therapy Course. Currently in training for a CAPF credential.
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Amy Clarkson, MMT, MT-BC, LCAT, CP, PAT
Music Therapy Instructor
Amy is part of our Creative Kinections Institute faculty and teaches our Music Therapy class for our Creative Arts Therapy Course.
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Barbara McKechnie, MA, LPC, LCAT, RDT/BCT, CP, PAT
Psychodrama Instructor
Barbara is part of our Creative Kinections Institute faculty and teaches our Psychodrama class for our Creative Arts Therapy Course
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Sheryl Machlowitz
Drama Therapist
Sheryl is a Registered Drama Therapist, holds a Master’s Degree from New York University.
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Rachel Calloway
Drama Therapist
Rachel Calloway is a drama therapist at Family Connections where she uses her passion for drama therapy and other creative art therapy modalities to empower and heal families impacted by domestic violence.
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Natalie Doyle
Drama Therapist
Natalie holds an M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling with a specialization in Drama Therapy from Lesley University.
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Nadine Bernard
School-Based Drama Therapist
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Anjelica Ciminello MS, LAC, NCC, SAC
Drama Therapist Associate
Anjelica is a drama therapist and licensed associated counselor who graduated from Monmouth University with her master's in mental health counseling.
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Nicole Garamello
Drama Therapy Intern
Teresa Reitz, LCSW
Play Therapy Instructor
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