Affiliated NCTSN Professionals

Below is a roster of affiliated NCTSN professionals. These individuals have previously been associated with a funded organizational NCTSN partner site and have expressed an interest in remaining connected to and active with the Network. As the status of organizational sites changes and as individuals make career moves, this list will change.
Address: 
2229 Terranova Ct.
Lexington, KY 40513

 

Work: 
(567) 868-9606
Description: 

Monique Marrow is a clinical psychologist and currently a juvenile justice consultant for the Center for Trauma Recovery and Juvenile Justice at the University of Connecticut Health Center. She is the former deputy director of Treatment and Rehabilitation Services for the Ohio Department of Youth Services, and was the previous project director of the Toledo Children’s Hospital Cullen Center. Dr. Marrow serves as affiliate representative to the NCTSN Steering Committee, co-chair of the NCTSN Juvenile Justice Treatment Committee, and the affiliate Advisory Committee, as well as the Justice Consortium and Community Violence committees for NCTSN. Dr. Marrow is co- Author of the NCTSN Toolkit Think Trauma: A Training for Staff in JJ and Residential Settings. Her primary interest is helping juvenile justice and child welfare systems to become more trauma informed through a process of organizational assessment, planning, youth education, and staff training.

Address: 
Delaware Office of Early Learning
800 North French Street, Fifth Floor
Wilmington, DE 19801
Work: 
(302) 781-3211
Address: 

Center for Forensic Psychiatry
8303 Platt Road
Saline, MI 48176

Work: 
(734) 295-4806
Fax: 
(734) 429-3734
Description: 

Nicole Taylor Kletzka was project manager for the Chadwick Center at Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego, California. Dr. Kletzka now works at the Center for Forensic Psychiatry in Saline, Michigan, and remains involved in NCTSN activities focused on the child welfare system and court involvement. She is currently the DBT Coordinator for the Center for Forensic Psychiatry and is training staff on

Address: 
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
222 Merchandise Mark Plaza, Suite 1351
Chicago, IL 60654
Work: 
(312) 379-1682
Fax: 
(312) 467-0130
Description: 

Nicole Tefera is an individual affiliate member and currently works at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology.

Address: 

Rubi Therapy & Consultation Services P.O. Box 45-1035
Miami, FL 33245

Work: 
786-779-5789
Description: 

Ricardo A. Rubiales, LCSW is nationally certified in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) and is an approved TF-CBT trainer, having completed the Train-the-Trainer, -Supervisor, and -Consultant programs with the developers of this evidence based treatment model. He is also trained and experienced in Problematic Sexual Behavior (PSB-) CBT, working with victims of human trafficking/CSEC, Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy (MB-CT), and Play Therapy, as well as other populations and modalities. Ricardo is the former Clinical Director at Miami Bridge Youth and Family Services, which provides respite shelter and community based services for youth in crisis, homeless, or in the dependency system; and former Clinical Supervisor at Kristi House, a non-profit agency and child advocacy center that serves victims of abuse and their non-offending caregivers. Ricardo currently provides therapy, licensure supervision, and TF-CBT training and consultation through his part-time private practice, Rubi Therapy & Consultation Services, while continuing to work and collaborate with local community, non-profit, and child welfare organizations and professionals serving at risk youth and their families.
 

Address: 

1120 Glenwood Court
Columbia, SC 29204
richardkagan7@gmail.com
 

Description: 

Dr. Kagan provides consultation and training on traumatic stress and complex trauma treatment including Real Life Heroes® certificate training programs. He has had extensive leadership experience in non-profit child and family services as director of professional development, QI, research, and psychological services and has served as the principal investigator for two SAMHSA-funded NCTSN community practice site grants. Dr. Kagan has also served on the NCTSN Steering Committee, the NCTSN Affiliate Advisory Board, the Complex Trauma and Child Welfare Committees, and co-led development of the NCTSN Resource Parent curriculum. He was formerly Director of Research and Consultation for the Sidney Albert Training and Research Institute at Parsons Child and Family Center in Albany, New York, a NCTSN community services site since 2002. 

Dr. Kagan is the author and co-author of nine books: Families in Perpetual Crisis with Shirley Schlosberg (Norton), Turmoil to Turning Points; Building Hope for Children in Crisis Placements (Norton), Wounded Angels; Lessons from Children in Crisis (Child Welfare League of America); Rebuilding Attachments with Traumatized Children (Routledge); Healing from Losses, Violence, Abuse, and Neglect (Routledge), Real Life Heroes; a Life Storybook for Children 1st, 2nd and 3rd editions (Routledge) and the Real Life Heroes Practitioner’s Manual 1st and 2nd editions (Routledge). He has published over thirty articles, chapters, and papers on practice and research issues in trauma therapy, child welfare, foster care, adoption, training implementation, program evaluation, and quality improvement in family service and behavioral health treatment programs. Dr. Kagan’s presentations, articles, and books highlight practical and innovative approaches that practitioners and organizations can utilize to help children and families strengthen resilience and reduce traumatic stress.

Address: 
5769 Prospect Drive
Missoula, Montana 59808
Work: 
(406) 544-6694
Fax: 
(406) 543-3574
Description: 

From 2003-2016, Rick van den Pol served as Principal Investigator for the Category II National Native Children's Trauma Center. Rick currently provides post-retirement service for the University of Montana, and he works as a trauma consultant for S. Brite, Inc., an American Indian-owned firm with academic and real-world experience in economic development, public safety, healthcare, social services, and governance .

Robin F. Goodman, PhD, ATR-BC

Address: 

303 Fifth Ave. Suite 806
New York, NY 10016

Work: 
(212) 388-1599
Description: 

Robin Goodman is Executive Director of A Caring Hand, the Billy Esposito Foundation in New York, New York, and consultant to St. John’s University. As consultant to the Allegheny General Hospital Center for Traumatic Stress in Children and Adolescents, she focuses on childhood traumatic grief-related activities and NCTSN projects. Dr. Goodman has also been a consultant for the Department of Defense Educational Opportunities Directorate and for the NCTSN. Previously, as director of bereavement programs at the NYU Child Study Center, an NCTSN grantee, she co-directed a clinical and research program for bereaved 9/11 families.
 

Address: 

Rady Children's Hospital
3020 Children's Way, MC 6024
San Diego, CA 92123

Work: 
(858) 576-1700 x7346
Fax: 
(858) 966-7521
Description: 

Robyn Igelman has been the treatment outcome coordinator with the Chadwick Center for Children and Families at Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego. She now works within the Developmental Services Department as the regional coordinator for First 5 Healthy Development Services in the North Coastal regions of San Diego county. She remains active with NCTSN activities focused on partnering with youth and families and the zero to six population.

Address: 
El Centro de Corazon

7037 Capitol St.
Houston, TX 77011

Work: 
(832)494-1766
Fax: 
(713) 926-9105
Description: 

Rodolfo Orna is an individual affiliate and works at El Centro de Corzaon located in Houston, TX.