Tara Culala ’01 is working full-time as an In-Home Counselor with the Family Care Network in San Luis Obispo. Tara works with families on targeted behaviors and also works with 6 boys at a group home, supervising and working on their target behaviors. Tara reports that the job is rewarding and that “slowly but surely I am making a difference!!”
Elaine (Whittemore ’98) Foytik has graduated from California State University, San Bernardino with an MSW and is now working for San Bernardino Department of Behavioral Health as a case manager/social worker! Elaine oversees a board and care of 16 mentally ill men between the ages of 18 and 25.
Rachel Harvey ’01 is a House Parent at Father’s Heart Ranch in Palm Springs!
Tara Culala ’01 received her Master’s degree in Psychology (George Fox University) in December of 2004. “I am going strong towards graduating (Psy.D.) in 2007. I recently got promoted at Chehalem Youth and Family Services to a House Coordinator Position, which has given me the opportunity for management experience and supervisory experience. We are leading the Youth in the program through a converted DBT program to help them with emotional regulation and stability. I currently work with 7 teenage girls who live in the home and supervise 15-18 para-professionals who work with the youth.”
Cheddi Rathan ’89 is a licensed MFT (Marriage & Family Therapist) working as a clinician for Pacific Clinics in Westminster, CA.
Roman Napoli ’00 is in the Ph.D. program in Psychology at Texas A&M University. He is working as a lab supervisor in the Infant Cognition Lab.
Tonia Vojtkofsky ’01 is Family Support Counselor for Project Connections Home Visiting Program of the Children’s Bureau of Southern California, working with at-risk children and families.
Shandel Slaten ’91 has her own coaching practice in Seattle, Washington. As a personal coach, she works with clients to help them bridge the gap from where they are to where they want to be. Check out Shandel’s Web site at www.truelifecoaching.com!
Jennifer McLeod ’92 is Executive Vice-President of Consulting Measurement Group, Inc. in Irvine, California. The company performs statistical and psychometric analyses and outcome studies.
Tammy Reynolds ’91 and Scott are living in Michigan. They have two little girls (McKayla and Mady), and Tammy is now teaching part-time at Hillsdale College.