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.

                                                                                                                              

Courtney Weik, MA ATR-BC  is a full time Art Therapist at The Lehman 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 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

     

  • Shelley Barrow
    Office Manager

Our Therapists

Kay Broderick 

Kalyani Glass Broderick, MS is a full-time Play Therapist at the Frances Leiter Center. Kay received a Master of Science in Counseling, with a Clinical Mental Health concentration, from Shippensburg University in 2019, and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Gender Studies from Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania. She provides child-centered therapy using play, art, and talk, as well as actively involving caregivers in their children’s healing through filial and attachment-focused techniques. She also offers parenting skills coaching, based on the Incredible Years Series and Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14, and has a special interest in adoption and foster care, trauma recovery, and dissociation. Kay is bilingual in Spanish and accepting of all religious and spiritual traditions.  

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
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  • Lori Trish
    Accounting Manager
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Our Therapists

Francis Marie Soto, MA is a full-time art therapist at the Nicarry Center. Francis received her Master’s degree in Art therapy with Specialization in Counseling from Seton Hill University in May 2019. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in both Art Therapy and Studio Art from Cedar Crest College in May 2014. Francis’ experiences include working with children, adolescents, and individuals with special needs.  

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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