ADAPP’s Professional Team

ADAPP’s Professional Staff

ADAPP employs qualified staff for our professional positions. Our masters level social workers and counselors and our health educators receive ongoing weekly supervision and continued education in the areas of school mental health, substance abuse and violence prevention and intervention.

Executive, Support Staff and Clinical Supervisors

Executive Staff
  • Christine Cavallucci, LCSW, Executive Director
  • Anna Barone-Fatigate, MSW, CASAC Assistant Clinical Director
  • BriAna M. Pechin, M.Ed., M.Admin., Chief Operating Officer
Support Staff
  • MaryBeth Belles, Secretary, Upstate Regional Office
  • Michele Cali, Office Coordinator
  • Rosanne Ciociola, Assistant to the Executive Director
  • Lillian Piro-Romano, ABA, Bookkeeper
  • Vie Sauersinger, Secretary, Staten Island Regional Office
  • Linda Toscano, Technology Manager
Clinical Supervisors
  • Ed Ballen, LCSW, CASAC, CPP, Senior Clinical Supervisor
  • Janit Bliss, LCSW-R, Coordinator of Community Programs
  • Vivian Campbell, LCSW
  • Thea Cook, LMHC, CASAC, CPP
  • Sharon Flores, LMSW

Counseling Staff and Educators

  • Alexa Accardi, MHC-LP
  • Melissa Capozzi, LMSW
  • Lindsey Cappelli, MSW
  • James Ciampa, LMSW
  • Howard Ciarcia, MPS
  • Simone Crichlow, LMSW
  • Michael Dacunto, LMHC
  • Maria Doroni, MS Ed
  • Tiffany Fields, LMSW
  • Jill Fife, LCSW-R
  • Chola Minion Garner, LMSW
  • Marjorie Gulenyan, LMSW
  • Kaye Henry, LMHC
  • Jacqueline Imbemba, MHC
  • Candida Lopez, MSW, SCF
  • Rosemarie Marronaro, LMSW
  • Jennifer Martin Bogart, CSW
  • Jeanette Mazzarella, MS,CPP
  • Theo McCourtney, LMSW
  • Michele Morris, MSW
  • Catherine Mulvaney, LCSW
  • Paulette Pezzella, LCSW
  • Jessica Pforte, LMHC
  • Kelly Ratcliff, MA, NCC
  • Marissa Rivard, MSW
  • Diana Woodworth, LMHC
  • Tiffany Young, MA, MS

Fidelis Care Family Support Case Managers

  • Katherine Magee, LMSW
  • Karina Molina-Duran, BA, MS
  • Elizabeth Kearney, BA – Intern

Substance Abuse Prevention Educator

  • Sarah Como, BA
  • Karina Molina-Duran, BA, MS


Community Coalition

  • Shaniece Heath, BS


ADAPP helps
youth and children
realize their full potential.