Jaclyn LaPorte, MS, LCPC
Clinical Services Manager
Jaclyn LaPorte works primarily with adolescents in the fields of domestic violence, crisis intervention, trauma history, station adjustment diversion program, substance abuse, alternative education students, mental health, counseling services, and group therapy. Jaclyn earned her Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice from the University of Illinois at Chicago, with a minor in Psychology. She was on the honor roll and a full scholarship athlete for gymnastics. Later, she attended Benedictine University, where she received her Master of Science in Clinical Psychology. Before joining NEDFYS, Jaclyn was a special education teaching assistant working primarily with adolescents with autism. In addition, she was a private tutor for children and adolescents with autism and coached high school gymnastics for 10 years. Jaclyn has been with NEDFYS for the past 10 years--starting as an intern and later becoming an employee.
Juvenile Justice Adolescents, Crisis Intervention, Group Therapy
Fun facts about Jaclyn:
She enjoys family time, cooking, and baking.