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The Center for Eating Disorders Management team dedicates itself to fostering a compassionate, respectful environment, holding space for a life worth living.
We dedicate ourselves to a high, ethical standard of care characterized by reliability, integrity, and joy. At CEDM we want to nurture our clients and each other in body and mind.
Executive Clinical Director
R. Sloane Franklin, LICSW
Sloane is a psychotherapist specializing in cognitive-behavioral treatment of eating disorders, self-harm, depression, anxiety, and trauma. Sloane works with children, teens, adults, couples, and families. He is trained in cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Cognitive Processing Therapy and Motivational Interviewing. He provides Family-Based Treatment (Maudsley) for families with a teenager affected by an eating disorder. Sloane has extensive experience and a special interest in working with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and intersex individuals. At CEDM, Sloane leads a group for men with eating disorders and a cognitive therapy group.
Sloane graduated from the Boston University School of Social Work with the Herbert S. Strean clinical prize in 2012. He also holds a Master of Divinity and a Master of Theology from Princeton Theological Seminary. Because of his background and past service as an interfaith hospital chaplain, Sloane is delighted to help clients identify and use aspects of their spirituality (whatever that may be) as resources for recovery.
Sloane has a lifelong love of martial arts. In addition to his work at CEDM, he teaches several styles of taijiquan, baguazhang, xingyiquan, Wing Chun kung fu, and Taoist yoga. He has been training several styles of meditation since 1994 and has been teaching meditation and leading retreats since 1997. Sloane is also an avid skier and passionate cook.
If you would like to reach R. Sloane Franklin you can contact him at email@example.com or by calling 603-472-2846.
Marie Tan Gipson, MD
Dr. Marie Gipson is a dual board-certified psychiatrist who specializes in the care of children and young adults. She serves as the medical director of Refresh Mental Health in Massachusetts and New Hampshire, and maintains a busy clinical practice with affiliate Life Changes Group. Dr. Gipson is academically-affiliated with Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, and maintains an academic practice where she sees patients with complex neuropsychiatric issues.
Dr. Gipson is a graduate of Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. She completed her residency in general psychiatry with the LSU-Ochsner Psychiatry Residency, and then completed a fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at Boston Children’s Hospital where she also served as Chief Fellow.
Dr. Gipson previously served as lead physician for the inpatient child and adolescent psychiatric services at both Boston Children’s Hospital and Stanford’s Lucille Packard Children’s Hospital, and strongly believes in treating mental health disorders through comprehensive interdisciplinary teams. Her clinical interests focus include depression, anxiety, OCD, tics, BFRBs, insomnia and trauma. She is passionate about providing gender and sexual minority affirming care. When not seeing patients, she enjoys spending time with her family, attending performing arts events, and trying new foods.
Jacquelyn Duford, MA-LCMHC, ATR
I am a Masters’s level Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Registered Art Therapist (ATR.) I received my degree from Lesley University in Expressive Therapy in 2012 and have since practiced a person-centered, trauma-informed approach to working with individuals. I utilize various treatment modalities including Art Therapy & other Expressive Therapy Techniques, Mindfulness Skills, and Psycho-Social Education. My focus is to provide therapy to adults and adolescents suffering from anxiety, depression, difficult life transitions, stress, and low self-esteem.
I believe that building an authentic therapeutic relationship in which to explore individual goals and needs is essential. Inviting each person to be themself in a warm, non-judgmental environment that welcomes creativity and humor allows room to heal and grow.
If you would like to reach Jacquelyn Duford you can contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 603-472-2846.
Sasha Garfunkel Corrado, LICSW
Sasha is a Clinical Social Worker with expertise in supporting youth and families facing obstacles related to complex trauma and adverse experiences. Sasha is experienced in working with children, adolescents, young adults, and their families to help them gain skills to navigate symptoms of depression, anxiety, trauma, and challenges with executive functioning and social skills. She has an in-depth understanding of working with children and families across multiple treatment modalities and levels of care including residential treatment and intensive home-based family therapy. Sasha earned her Bachelor’s Degree at Northeastern University and her Master’s of Social Work at Simmons University.
“My practice integrates my training in the ARC Framework and Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to support clients in reaching their goals through discussing strengths, struggles, emotions, and worldview. My work is solution-focused and governed by a belief in the innate resiliency of people. I believe my clients possess the ability to make changes in their lives. My goal is to develop a collaborative relationship that supports you in understanding how your knowledge of the world contributes to your thoughts, feelings, and actions.”
If you would like to reach Sasha Garfunkel Corrado you can contact her at email@example.com or by calling 603-472-2846.
IOP Coordinator / Psychotherapist
Ashley Mossey, MSW
Ashley is the Intensive Outpatient Program Coordinator and a Master’s Level Social Worker at CEDM. Ashley joined CEDM in 2020 and had previously completed an internship from 2019-2020. Ashley is preparing to be a Licensed Social Worker (LICSW) and has experience working with youth, adults, and families. Ashley provides therapy to individuals, families, and groups to help them gain the skills to address eating disorder symptoms and symptoms related to co-occurring disorders. Ashley is a generalist practitioner who uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Family Based Therapy (FBT), Adolescent-Focused Therapy (AFT), Solution-Focused Therapy (SFT), and strengths-based approaches in her work.
Her education includes a Baccalaureate of Social Work from Castleton University and a Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University of New Hampshire.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Sam Rosario, LICSW
Sam Rosario is a Bi-lingual Independent Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) with extensive clinical and teaching experience. Independently Licensed in all New England States- New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Maine, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Connecticut.
He is Bilingual /Bicultural fluent in both Spanish and English. Sam works with children, teens, adults, the elderly, individuals, couples, and families. Trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and Motivational Interviewing (MI). Special interests in care coordination and treatment across the continuum with experience working within working with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and intersex individuals. In addition, experience working with clients who struggle with addictions, eating disorders, chronic pain, Hispanic/Latinos/Latinx, veterans, and trauma survivors.
Sam is a native New Yorker who holds a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education and Spanish Literature from Elmira College, Elmira New York. Worked as a teacher in both public and private schools then attended Fordham University in New York City earning a master’s degree in social work (MSW). Appointed by the New Hampshire Governor in 2018 to the Board of Mental Health as the Social Work representative for the State.
Registered Dietitian/Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist
Caleigh Collamer, RD, LDN
Caleigh Collamer is a Registered Dietitian (RD) at CEDM and a Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist (LDN) in the State of Massachusetts. She received her undergraduate degree in nutrition & dietetics from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2020 and went on to complete her dietetic internship at Massachusetts General Hospital in 2021. Caleigh has had exposure to a wide variety of environments including food service management, community organizations such as WIC and community health centers, and clinical nutrition. In addition to her training, she was able to achieve further specialization in eating disorder nutrition care in the private practice setting. Caleigh has provided nutrition counseling to a variety of populations including adolescents, athletes, pregnant women, adult individuals, and groups. Caleigh is HAES aligned and provides a humanistic approach to nutrition and wellbeing. She believes everyone is entitled to equitable health care regardless of race, gender, or sexual orientation. Her goals are to provide the most up-to-date and evidence-based research to guide her treatment while treating the whole person rather than just their ailments. Caleigh is also a certified personal trainer through the American Council on Exercise and has a passion for helping others to cultivate a healthy, sustainable relationship with exercise and their bodies through joyful movement.
Niki St.Onge is a Psychotherapist at CEDM preparing to be a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) who specializes in eating disorders, body image issues, and their co-occurring diagnoses such as depression and anxiety. She has experience working with individuals, families, couples, and groups. Niki has worked at all levels of care including inpatient, in-home therapy, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, and outpatient care. Her approach is informed by feminist therapy, person-centered therapy, and relational cultural therapy. She offers a non-judgmental environment that helps clients to feel empowered and supported.
Niki received her bachelor’s in psychology and sociology from Duquesne University in 2015 and her master’s in mental health counseling from Boston College in 2018. Her educational background sparked her passion for social justice and helping marginalized populations.
Megan Drake, LMHC
Megan Drake is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor providing therapy to children, adolescents, young adults, and families. My goal is to make counseling an engaging environment where clients feel heard while fostering insight and exploration of positive coping skills. My style is collaborative, empathetic, and direct. I believe in a holistic approach to therapy emphasizing the connection between the mind and body. In my practice, I utilize a strengths-based approach incorporating Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and Family Based Therapy (FBT). I work with clients with a variety of diagnostic profiles including anxiety, depression, eating disorders, ADHD, and adjustment-related issues. My education includes earning a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Michigan State University and a Master’s Degree in Mental Health Counseling and Behavioral Medicine from Boston University. I have experience working in various treatment settings including emergency services, schools, in-home therapy, partial hospitalization, and intensive outpatient programming.
If you would like to reach Megan Drake you can contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 603-472-2846.
Administrative Assistant/Intake Coordinator
Christie is responsible for scheduling new patient intakes, insurance investigations, and seeing to the needs of our existing clients. She also serves as the front desk receptionist answering the phones, checking in patients, and scheduling appointments. Christie joined CEDM in March 2017.
If you would like to reach Christie Messina you can contact her at
email@example.com or by calling 603-472-2846.
Ashley Triehy-Kreitler, APRN
Ashley is a nurse practitioner at the Center for Eating Disorder Management Inc. (CEDM), where she provides comprehensive medical monitoring, nutritional counseling, and medication management for clients with eating disorders. Ashley started with CEDM in November of 2021.
Ashley received her undergraduate degree, Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from Fitchburg State University in Fitchburg, Massachusetts in 2011. She practiced as a registered nurse in pediatrics and family medicine. Ashley then furthered her education and received her Master’s degree from the Family Nurse Practitioner Program at Massachusetts College of Pharmacology and Health Sciences in Worcester, Massachusetts in 2018. Ashley is certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. She has previously practiced in urgent care and pelvic medicine.
While not at work, Ashley enjoys spending quality time with her 3 children, husband, and animals. In her free time, she loves to crochet all kinds of crafts, hike the many wonderful locations New Hampshire has to offer and write.
Amanda Soares, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
Amanda is a nurse practitioner at The Center for Eating Disorders Management, Inc. where she provides comprehensive medical monitoring, nutritional counseling, and medication management for clients of all ages with eating disorders. Amanda joined CEDM in 2019.
Amanda received her Bachelor of Science in nursing from the Franciscan University of Steubenville and her Master of Science in nursing from Rivier University. She is board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by The American Nurses Credentialing Center. Amanda is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, cooking, hiking, and spending time with her husband and son.
Intensive Team, Registered Dietitian
Kyndra McKenzie, MS, RD, LD
Kyndra McKenzie is a Registered Dietitian (RD) at CEDM and a Licensed Dietitian (LD) in the State of New Hampshire. She received her undergraduate degree in Nutrition and Wellness from the University of New Hampshire in 2019, followed by her graduate certificate in the Didactic Program in Dietetics in 2020. She then went on to complete her dietetic internship through Wellness Workdays in 2021, paired with a master’s in Nutrition and Health Promotion, and a Certificate in Sports Nutrition from Simmons University in 2022. Kyndra has experience working with a wide variety of different individuals in settings such as food service management, clinical nutrition, community nutrition, worksite wellness, long-term care, and eating disorder treatment. She believes in promoting overall well-being to achieve a balanced lifestyle. Her goal is to help individuals build better relationships with food, and teach them how to fuel both their minds and bodies.
Outpatient Licensed Clinician
Kathryn Stack, LCMHC
Life is hard sometimes. Whether it’s realizing that aspects of childhood trauma continue to impact your life in unwanted ways, or maybe you’re dealing with a major set-back like a significant loss or medical diagnosis. I will help you tap into your inner strengths by working with you to learn, develop, and utilize enhanced coping strategies.
I believe that everyone has the capacity to heal and grow in ways that they desire, even if you doubt yourself at times. I have a keen ability to observe and utilize the strengths I see in my clients. I excel in using and adding on to those strengths to help you work towards and eventually realize your personal goals and true potential.
I get it; you want to feel better NOW so that you can move forward in your life. I am trained in a variety of therapeutic modalities that are proven to help decrease negative emotions like depression and anxiety, or the effects from past traumatic experiences. I am trained in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) along with a variety of other CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapies) and DBT (Dialectic Behavioral Therapy) that have proven success in helping to reduce distress. So, let’s tackle these issues together so that you can have the meaningful and contented life you want and deserve.
As a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor (LCMHC) I have over 20 years’ experience in the counseling field, specializing in helping those struggling with the sequelae of trauma related issues (physical, sexual, emotional) and I have experience in utilizing a trauma informed approach to eating disorders. I earned my MA from Rivier College in NH and achieved a post-graduate certification in the Clinical Assessment and Treatment from Boston University in MA.
Throughout my career, I have worked in a variety of settings including private practice, non-profit agencies, and several hospitals in both NH and MA providing both direct care and management. My areas of specialty include: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Trauma, Depression, Anxiety, Attention Deficit Disorder, Mindfulness, Integrated Healthcare (integration of mind/body – physical/psychological), LGBTQ+ and gender related concerns, co-occurring mood and anxiety disorders, and chronic health issues including pain and stress.
Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
Laura Brien, LICSW
Laura Brien is a clinical psychotherapist at CEDM. She is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) in New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Colorado. She has 20 years of experience in the field of mental health. Laura specializes in the treatment of eating disorders and uses an eclectic, strengths-based approach to support her clients in their life-long and full recovery. She has experience working with all ages at all levels of care. Laura studied at the University of New Hampshire and earned a Bachelor’s Degree in both Psychology and Women’s Studies in 2002. She graduated with her Master’s Degree in Clinical Social Work in 2009. Her graduate-level internship was at CEDM where she was trained by the medical director and ran the IOP program. She went on to dedicate her career to treating eating disorders in non-profit community mental health agencies. Recently she worked as the assistant director at Monte Nido in Boston. Laura is a passionate, skilled and dedicated clinician who truly loves her work as an eating disorder therapist.
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