On October 5, Lake Forest Academy’s Health Services Team welcomed more than 15 local mental health providers and agency representatives to campus for a networking event in the Formal Gardens.
Director of Health Services Anna Kliner MSN, RN, FNP-C and School Therapists Jennifer Madeley P’11, ’14 MSW, LCSW, CATP and Nirali Dalia ’98 MA, LCPC, CATP, CCTP presented LFA’s Health Services structure and core functions to the providers. In addition, the group shared their experiences from last year.
Providers in attendance included psychologists, LCSWs, psychiatrists and agency administrators. Their practices range from the south side of Chicago to Lake County.
Head of School José M. De Jesús P’22 and Associate Head of School and Dean of Students Chris Tennyson also attended the inaugural event.
One of the goals of the Health Services Department is to be a place for ideas to germinate and professionals to exchange best practices.