Lori Wilcocks, LCSW, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who completed her Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology at the University of Western Ontario in London Ontario in 1993 and also completed a certificate in addiction studies in 1995. She Attended Georgian College in Orillia, Ontario and received a diploma in addiction studies in 1998 and moved to the Williamsport area. In 2005 she graduated with her Master of Social Work degree from Marywood University and joined the Community Services Group as an outpatient mental health professional in 2015. Lori has worked as a licensed Drug and Alcohol counselor working in inpatient, outpatient, rehabilitation and hospital facilities. She has also worked within the mental health field as a Therapeutic Staff support or Behavioral Specialist. Her expertise and compassion offer her clients the support and knowledge to make the necessary changes to increase the quality of their lives.
Karen Kaskie, CRNP, is an Adult Psychiatric- Mental Health Nurse Practitioner who joined CSG in July 2016 to provide outpatient psychiatric services to adults in the Williamsport and Mill Hall offices. Ms. Kaskie began her nursing career in 1988 in medicine, but knew her heart was in providing mental health services. While working full time in various psychiatric settings, she pursued additional education to achieve the goal of becoming a Nurse Practitioner in 2010. Her initial nursing degrees were from Montgomery County Community College and LaSalle University; later she obtained both a Masters degree and post-Masters certificate from University of Pennsylvania. She maintains an active RN license, Nurse Practitioner license, DEA certification and Board certification through ANCC. Her past experience includes working with clients in outpatient, residential and inpatient programs, the state correctional system, and nursing homes. While in Philadelphia, she participated in clinical pharmacology research and NIMH genetic research studies of schizophrenia and depression. Ms. Kaskie moved to central PA in 2002 and enjoys gardening, knitting, reading, walking and yoga, and is looking forward to the challenge of meeting the needs of the community.
Kristie Steinbacher, LCSW, has been with Community Services Group since 2013. She started at CSG’s IDD Community Residential Program in York/Adams County. She began working as an outpatient therapist at the Mill Hall Office of CSG in 2016. She has 18 years of experience as an outpatient therapist; working at several community mental health centers; and most recently, as part of a medical family practice. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work/Psychology Minor from Shippensburg University in 1994 and her Master’s Degree in Social Work from Marywood University in 1998. She enjoys working with all ages; providing individual, family, marital/couples, and play therapy.
Stephen Heffner, MS, CRNP, PMHNP-BC, is a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner who provides psychiatric evaluations and medication monitoring for adults at MAPS Behavioral Health. Stephen obtained his Master of Science degree in Nursing at New York University and is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner-Board Certified with the American Nurse Credentialing Center. His previous professional experience includes being a registered nurse for more than six years, on an inpatient medical unit at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City, where the patients had co-existing acute/chronic medical problems and mental health conditions. During graduate training, Stephen also provided psychiatric evaluation and medication management for chronically mentally ill patients, home-based psychotherapy for foster children, and Cognitive Behavior Therapy for undergraduate and graduate college students.
Kristina Dundore, MSW, LSW, is a Licensed Social Worker who provides individual and family therapy for children, adolescents, adults and their families at CSG Outpatient locations including: MAPS Behavioral Health, the Factory Ministries Together Community Center and school-based therapy. Kristina holds a Master of Social Work degree from Temple University. Kristina’s previous professional experience includes facilitating: Eco-Systemic Structural Family Therapy through Family-based services; case management services for homeless families; and behavioral specialist consultation and mobile therapy.
Soleana Silva, MS, LBS is a bilingual (English/Spanish) Outpatient Therapist who is also a Licensed Behavioral Specialist and a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. She obtained a Master of Science degree in Psychology, from Phoenix University and has completed Foundational Training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), an evidence-based therapy. In addition, Soleana holds a post-master’s degree certificate in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) from Bryn Mawr College Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research. She provides individual and family therapy for children, teens and adults and DBT for adolescents at both the MAPS/Lancaster and Dauphin Outpatient locations. Soleana also offers DBT for adults and facilitates the Trauma Skills group for women at the MAPS location. Her previous professional experience includes: providing counseling for children, adolescents, adults, couples and families utilizing varied theoretical approaches including multi-systemic therapy. Soleana also teaches college courses at Harrisburg Area Community College.