TIKES Staff

TIKES

Lisa LaRochelle, LCSW-BACS
(She, Her, Hers)

Senior Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant
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Mrs. Lisa LaRochelle, LCSW-BACS, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Board Approved Clinical Supervisor. She has been with The Family Tree since August 2005 and is proud to serve as the agency’s Director of Clinical Services. Prior to assuming that position, Lisa has spent the past 11 years serving as an Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant in a state-wide initiative to increase the quality of child care centers in the state of Louisiana. She also serves as a Reflective Supervisor to mental health consultants in other regions of the state. Lisa enjoys providing counseling to children and families as well as providing clinical supervision to graduate level interns and clinicians.

Lisa received a Bachelor of Arts with a Concentration in Humanities and Social Thought from the Louisiana Scholars’ College in 2002, a Bachelor of Social Work from Northwestern State University in 2003, and a Master of Social Work from Louisiana State University in 2005. She earned her social work license in 2009 and is passionate about her work in the field of Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health. She is a Pathways certified trainer, a past board member for the Partners in Early Childhood Education Coalition in Lafayette, and is also certified as a Parent-Child Interaction Therapist. Lisa has been happily married to her husband since 2005 and loves spending time with her three beautiful children.

Lauren Delahoussaye, LMSW
(She, Her, Hers)

Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant
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Lauren graduated from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in 2011 and completed a Master of Social Work from Louisiana State University in 2014. Lauren is currently a Licensed Master of Social Work (LMSW) registered with the Louisiana State Board of Social Work Examiners. She is currently working towards completing her licensure to become a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). Since graduating from LSU, Lauren has worked with child and adult survivors of trauma. Her work with survivors included individual crisis therapy, group therapy, and training within the community regarding sexual assault and consent. Laurent has also worked with several populations throughout her internships including hospice patients, incarcerated individuals, and intensive outpatient services. Since beginning her role as an Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant at The Family Tree, Lauren has become a certified Pathways Trainer and is passionate about her work with young children and their caregivers. She is proud to be a part of The Family Tree and believes in their mission. Lauren has been happily married since 2015 and is the mother of two young boys.

 

 

Hannah Caplan, MSW
(She, Her, Hers)

Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant
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Ms. Hannah Caplan earned her Master of Social Work at Louisiana State University. Hannah also earned her Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, with an additional certification in Early Childhood Education, from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. As both a clinical intern and as a teacher in Lafayette and St. Landry parishes, she experienced first-hand how important early intervention is for the family unit, including children and adults. Hannah is passionate about empowering individuals who struggle to uncover underlying problems that they face. She strives to help individuals and families overcome mental health struggles including anxiety, obsessions and depression.

Hannah believes in treating the whole person and wants to help others find healthy versions of themselves, in mind, body and spirit. In her free time, Hannah enjoys the company of her close family and friends, concerts and road trips, looking for productive ways to stay fit, and finding ways to satisfy her sweet tooth!