Lisa Dion, LPC, RPT-S

Founder, President, Lead Instructor -- Lisa Dion, MA, LPC, RPT-S is a Registered Play Therapy Supervisor, Certified Gestalt Therapist, Level II EMDR Practitioner, Parent Educator and Certified Demartini Method™ Facilitator. She is an international teacher, creator of “Synergetic Play Therapy”, clinical supervisor for various play therapy internship sites across Colorado, and is the founder and director of the Play Therapy Institute of Colorado. Lisa also trains and supervises therapists across the world in therapeutic skill development and business creation. Lisa spends much of her time teaching, training, and educating her clients and the professionals she works with on how to achieve their dreams, recognize the magnificence of who they are and truly live inspired lives. To view Lisa's independent professional website, click the button below. Contact Lisa.

Kathryn Clarke

Kathy ClarkeSupervisor, Internship Coordinator, Lead Teacher -- Kathryn Clarke, LPC, RPT-S, is a Registered Play Therapy Supervisor and Level II EMDR Practitioner. She has provided clinical supervision and educational experiences to interns and professionals for the past 13 years in a variety of settings. She served on the Board of Directors for the Colorado Association for Play Therapy. She has extensive background in family systems, child development and the neurobiology of healing trauma.

Janelle Langeteig

Janelle LangeteigDirector of Operations -- Janelle (Karls) Langeteig is Director of Operations at the Play Therapy Institute of Colorado.  Janelle has been working in the child development field in one role or another for over 12 years.  In 2014 Janelle received her Masters in Transpersonal Counseling with a focus in Wilderness Therapy from Naropa University.  Janelle holds a certificate in Synergetic Play Therapy and a BA in Psychology from University of St. Thomas.  In addition to managing the day to day operations at the Play Therapy Institute of Colorado Janelle is a Registered Psychotherapist and works with private child and young adult clients through Janelle Karls, LLC.  When not sharing her passion for healthy child development Janelle enjoys backpacking and skiing in the Colorado backcountry with her dog and husband, and not necessarily in that order. Contact Janelle.

Judith Norman

Therapist -- Judith Norman, LPC, LSC, RPT, has advanced training in Sand Tray Therapy and is also a Certified Synergetic Play Therapist TM and Supervisor, a Certified EDMR Therapist with extensive training in early childhood trauma, a Parent Educator, a Mindfulness Instructor and she is trained in Rhythmic Movement Training. Judith is the Founder of Braindrops Play Therapy & Wellness LLC, and Co-founder of Playful eMotion Family Resource Center in Fort Collins, Colo. Judith has developed and teaches concepts to support self-regulation in home and school environments. In her therapeutic work, she focuses on integrating primitive reflexes and has co-developed a model integrating the tenets of SPT and Primitive Reflex Integration. Judith has a wide perspective on intercultural communication, bi-cultural and multi-cultural development of children, struggles with identity, belonging and relationships.

Khristine Turner Rolfe

Khris RolfeTherapist, LPC, RPT -- Khris has 25 years of therapeutic and educational work in a variety of settings with children and families from diverse backgrounds and life situations. She is a certified Synergetic Play Therapist and Synergetic Play Therapist Supervisor. She holds a M.A. in Transpersonal Counseling Psychology from Naropa University and an M.S. in human development and family studies. She is guided by the belief that we all have an inherent capacity for health and healing, and the therapeutic relationship is a shared journey towards accessing our inner courage, strength and knowing. Khris is also a firm believer in the emotional, mental and spiritual benefits that come with spending time in the natural world, and works towards incorporating nature-based principles into her work with children, parents, and adults. Khris is also committed to supporting the learning potential of other professionals who are passionate about working with children and their families. She seeks to provide a learning environment that is interactive, compassionate and facilitates one’s intuitive wisdom and growth.

Jennifer J. Keeler

Creative Writer, Marketing -- Jennifer J. Keeler has a BA in English Literature from the University of Colorado. She’s worked professionally as a writer and illustrator since 2003. She enjoys composing materials with personality and occasional humor. In the past, she’s specialized in the areas of pets, health, psychology, parenting, food, and children’s poetry. She enjoys jobs that involve creativity and passion. Outside of the office, she tries to keep up with her very energetic five-year-old and menagerie of pets. Her heart belongs to the Denver Broncos and coffee.