Jill K. Belchic-Schwartz, PhD is a Licensed Psychologist who received her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Rutgers University in 1995. Dr. Belchic completed her pre-doctoral internship in pediatric psychology at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), where she remained on staff for seven years. While at CHOP, she co-directed the Regional Autism Center and was a Program Manager in The Feeding and Swallowing Center. Dr. Belchic’s specialty areas include early assessment of developmental differences, including language delay and diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders (ASD). She also provides psychoeducational assessments for children/adolescents who are struggling in school. She provides community-based consultation and treatment for kids with a variety of psychosocial issues. Dr. Belchic has been in private practice since 2004 and is a partner in Childhood Solutions, PC.
Suzanne Grossman Goldstein, PhD is a Licensed Psychologist who received her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from MCP Hahnemann University and a Master’s Degree in School Counseling from Boston College. From 1996 to 2000, Dr. Goldstein received her training in child and pediatric psychology and completed her pre-doctoral internship at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Dr. Goldstein’s specialty areas include treatment and psychoeducational assessments for children struggling in school due to a wide range of issues including learning disabilities, ADHD, emotional difficulties, and medical conditions. She also specializes in the treatment of anxiety disorders, depression, specific phobias, ADHD, adjustment disorders, and behavior disorders of early childhood. She provides individual and family counseling, parent consultation, and school-based consultation. Dr. Goldstein has been in private practice since 2004 and is a partner in Childhood Solutions, PC.
Mara Kaplan-Kaliner, PhD is a PA Licensed Psychologist. She received her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from MCP Hahnemann University and is a graduate of Tulane University. She completed her pre-doctoral internship and post-doctoral fellowship at A.I duPont Hospital for Children where she remained on sta until 2004. Dr. Kaplan-Kaliner’s specialty areas include psychological and psychoeducational assessment for ADHD and learning disabilities as well as the treatment of anxiety and depression, OCD, specific phobias, ADHD, feeding disorders, and adjustment disorders. She provides individual and family counseling, parent consultation, and school-based consultation. Dr. Kaplan-Kaliner has been in private practice since 2004 and is a partner in Childhood Solutions, PC.
Cassie Berger Blanchard, PhD is a Licensed Psychologist and a Certified School Psychologist. She spent two years in the School Psychology Master’s Program at Teachers College Columbia University before receiving her PhD in School Psychology from Syracuse University. Following graduation, Dr. Berger worked at the Margaret L. Williams Developmental Evaluation Center at Upstate Medical University. There, she specialized in the assessment of children with autism, Asperger’s, and other developmental disabilities. She also has experience working in the school environment: conducting academic and behavioral interventions, psychoeducational evaluations, and school-based consultation. Dr. Berger specializes in psychological and psychoeducational assessment for ADHD, learning disabilities, developmental disabilities as well as the treatment of ADHD, anxiety, depression, adjustment disorders and behavioral disorders and provides individual and family counseling.
Jeanette Chandlee Fahey, PhD is a Licensed Psychologist. She holds a Master’s Degree in Child and Adolescent Counseling Psychology from Boston College and Master’s and Doctoral Degrees in Clinical Psychology from MCP Hahnemann and Drexel Universities. Dr. Chandlee Fahey trained at Boston Children’s Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children. She was on staff at Children’s Seashore House and CHOP from 1996 to 2003 and completed her pre-doctoral internship at Children’s National Medical Center in 2004. Dr. Chandlee Fahey provides developmental/preschool and school-aged psychoeducational assessments and behavioral treatment services. She offers treatment for a range of developmental and behavioral concerns including those related to ADHD and or executive function weaknesses, anxiety, OCD, depression, Autistic Spectrum Disorders, adjustment to medical illness and adjustment to family related life stressors. She also provides school-based consultation.
Heather Lavine, MS, LPC received her Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from Villanova University in 1994. Ms. Lavine worked in both school settings and clinical outpatient mental health facilities before joining the staff at Childhood Solutions. Ms. Lavine specializes in working with children and adolescents with anxiety disorders, adjustment disorders, depression, and substance use. Ms. Lavine also specializes in individuals with a history of sexual abuse.
Melissa Manni Sumner, PhD is a Licensed Psychologist. She received her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the University of Delaware. She received clinical training in diagnostic evaluations and psychotherapy with children and adolescents at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, A.I. duPont Hospital for Children, and the Devereux Foundation. Dr. Sumner completed her pre-doctoral internship at A.I duPont Hospital for Children. Dr. Sumner’s specialty areas include psychoeducational assessments as well as the treatment of anxiety and mood disorders, OCD, behavioral problems in early childhood, feeding difficulties and adjustment disorders. She provides individual and family counseling, parent consultation, and school-based consultation.
Hollie Nottingham Roizman, PsyD is a Licensed Psychologist with a Doctorate from Widener University’s Clinical Psychology program and a Master’s Degree from Harvard University’s Children and Adolescent at Risk program. She has been a psychotherapist treating children and adults in the private practice field for almost twenty years. Dr. Roizman treats school-age children and adolescents with a wide array of emotional challenges including but not limited to anxiety, depressed mood, and behavioral challenges. Dr. Roizman also works with adults struggling with anxiety, depressed mood, and life transitions. Additionally, Dr. Roizman offers an array of divorce counseling, helping separated and divorced families through this major life transition.
Shana Schwartz, MSS, LCSW received her MSS from Bryn Mawr College of Social Work and Social Research and a BA from the University of Pennsylvania. Ms. Schwartz’s specialty areas include the treatment of autism spectrum disorders, anxiety, depression, behavior disorders and adjustment disorders. Ms. Schwartz also offers school-based consultation and child advocacy. She provides individual and family counseling, parent consultation, marital conflict work, and parent coordination. Ms. Schwartz has additional CBT post-graduate training in Parent Coordination and Mindfulness Training.
Mindi Herman, our office manager, is a graduate of Temple University. She handles all of the incoming calls and inquiries. Mindi schedules all new intakes and triages them to the appropriate therapist based on the needs of your child and our ability to meet your scheduling requirements. When it comes to inquiries, scheduling, and office policies and procedures, most questions can be answered by Mindi.