Clare Paterson
Executive Director
With more than 30 years experience in leadership and management, Clare designs and develops programs to motivate staff, board and volunteers in effective service delivery which meets the needs of children, youth and families.
Hannah Sun-Reid
Play Therapist
Hannah is a Certified Child Psychotherapist, Play Therapist Supervisor and a Certified Attachment focused Psychotherapist with more than 25 years of experience working with children and families who experience life challenges including developmental and emotional difficulties, trauma and loss. Hannah’s expertise is recognized regionally and internationally. A compassionate therapist, Hannah also enjoys sharing her knowledge formally in workshops and conferences.
Caileigh Flannigan
Play Therapist, Infant & Child Development Specialist, AutPlay Therapist
Caileigh is a Registered Social Worker, Infant and Child Developmental Specialist, Certified Play Therapist, and Certified AutPlay Therapist with over 8 years experience in supporting children and their families. She supports children, adolescents, and their families who experience difficulties related to developmental delays, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), trauma, and anxiety. Caileigh takes a family-centered, playful, and strengths-based approach when working with families and children.
Olivia Rogoza
Communications Disorder Assistant, Infant & Child Development Specialist, AutPlay Therapist
Olivia supports pre-school and school aged children in areas such as articulation, intelligibility, pragmatics, phonological awareness social communication and expressive and receptive language. Olivia works to build rapport with her clients and their families through play and strives to make her therapy sessions fun and interactive for each client. Olivia wants to ensure each child’s caregivers are well informed and educated on strategies they can use with their child at home.
Heather Radford
CAPC/CPNP Coordinator, Infant and Child Development Specialist
Heather is an Infant and Child Development Specialist and the Northumberland Bridges Program Coordinator. She completed her schooling in Linguistics and Child Development. She has worked with families and children in a variety of settings and she is also a strong advocate for children who are born premature
Terra Mucci
AutPlay Therapist
Terra graduated with her BA in French and Hispanic and has been working in the field of education and child development for 20 years. She specializes in working with children, youth and families with exceptionalities. She is a Communications Disorder Assistant and has her Master's of Education as well as additional qualification as a Certified AutPlay Therapist.
Judy Klintworth
Program Assistant
Judy has supported clients, visitors, staff and programs by fulfilling a multitude of tasks including answering the phone, maintaining client documentation, scheduling appointments, food preparation, workshop preparation, event management and much more for over 15 years.