Abby Weisleder Connor is a licensed professional counselor (LPC) in the state of Pennsylvania and a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC). Abby received her Master of Science in Counseling and Human Relations from Villanova University in 2007. Abby continued her education at Philadelphia College of Medicine and obtained a certificate of graduate studies in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. She is also trained in trauma focused cognitive behavioral therapy.

Abby has over 10 years of experience working with children, adolescents, young adults, families, and groups. Her professional experience includes working as a Mobile Therapist and Behavioral Specialist Consultant for The Devereux Foundation’s Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services program, as a group counselor and social worker for Horsham Clinic’s partial program for children and adolescents, as a lead clinician at The Center for Autism in their preschool program, and currently as an outpatient coordinator at Child Guidance Resource Centers.

Abby’s goal is to assist her clients by focusing on their strengths and resiliency factors in order to help them reach their full potential. Her work focuses on helping her clients and their families to increase their ability to communicate more effectively and efficiently in order to lead a more fulfilled life.

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Ashley Freimanis is a Licensed Behavior Specialist (LBS) in the state of Pennsylvania. She received her Master of Science in Counseling and Human Relations from Villanova University in 2007. She consulted for The Devereux Foundation’ s Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services as a Therapeutic Staff Support from 2005 - 2007 and as a Behavior Specialist Consultant from 2007 – 2012. As a lead clinician in BHRS, Ashley worked with children, adolescents and young adults diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders, ADHD and other developmental disorders. She has extensive experience developing and implementing positive behavioral support plans in the home and school settings. Ashley specializes in working with children, adolescents and young adults diagnosed with speech and language disorders, including individuals who type to communicate. Ashley serves as school counselor and outpatient behavior therapist for TALK School located in Newtown Square, Pennsylvania.

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Abby and Ashley serve children, adolescents, young adults, and their families with the following concerns:

• Autism spectrum disorders

• ADHD

• Bipolar disorder

• Anxiety

• Depression

• Anger

• Low self-esteem

• Social skills deficiencies

• Sensory needs

• Oppositional behaviors

• Difficulty in school

• Grief and loss

• Trauma

• Divorce

• Self-injurious behavior