CULTURE AND CLIMATE
EMPOWERING GIRLS GROUP
Catherine Codella,ATR-BC, LPC, ATCS, ACS
is the Art Therapist Counselor at E.F.S. She is a Registered and Board Certified Art Therapist and Licensed Professional Counselor. Catherine has been trained in both art and psychology and holds a Master's Degree in Counseling with a specialty in Art Therapy.
Catherine holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education and is a New Jersey State Licensed Art Educator with 20 years experience.
She is a member of the American Art Therapy Association,the New Jersey Art Therapy Association and the American Counseling Association. Catherine has conducted numerous workshops for educators on the use of Art Therapy in schools and has participated as a panelist at the annual New Jersey ArtTherapy Association’s convention.
Catherine recently obtained her ACS and ATCS and is now a credentialed Counseling Supervisor and Art Therapy Counseling Supervisor.
Catherine maintains a private Art Therapy Counseling practice located in Caldwell where she works with children, adolescents and adults.
Catherine is also an Adjunct Professor at Caldwell University where she supervises students in the Art Therapy/Counseling program.
Rebecca Santin, MA, ATR-P, LAC, NCC
is the Art Therapist Counselor at E.F.S. She has been trained in both art and psychology and obtained a Master's Degree in Counseling with a specialization in Art Therapy. Rebecca has a few years of experience working with children, adolescents, and adults in both clinical and school settings. She is credentialed as a Registered Art Therapist, Licensed Associate Counselor, and National Certified Counselor. This is Ms. Santin’s second year at E.F.S where she will be holding class meetings on Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays for all grade levels in the art room. Aside from the school, Rebecca facilates art therapy groups at a partial care program for high risk youth and teens.