Abigail is our Lead Clinician at Brookhaven and has been working with residents, students, and families in our program for the past five years. Her background is in rehabilitation and addictions counseling, mental health, and child development. Abigail specializes in play and expressive art therapies from a trauma informed perspective. Abigail is creative and brings in her love for the arts to support children with developmental trauma. Abigail has worked with a variety of systems within the organization to promote trauma informed care with crisis and clinical interventions.
Abigail has utilized her passion for the arts and has brought in mindfulness, expressive arts, drumming, yoga/movement, and other sensory activities to benefit the children and families of Brookhaven through the years. Recently Abigail adopted Kona, the newest addition to her family; a young rescue puppy who comes to Brookhaven to engage in animal assisted therapy practice daily. Abigail works with all systems from a strengths based perspective and utilizes a variety of interventions and supports to engage individuals and families, to build confidence in their skills and ultimate successes.
Abigail enjoys spending time with family and outdoor activities such as kayaking, hiking, snowshoeing, and visiting the ocean. Abigail loves board games, reading, and movies in her spare time
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