Chelsea Leonard, Matawan, has been hired for the Gateway School, Carteret, one of three RKS Association private special education schools approved by the state Department of Education for students with special needs and disabilities. Leonard, one of the seven teachers at the Gateway School, oversees classroom management, differentiates instruction by creating lessons that accommodate students’ various learning abilities and learning styles, and works with staff at the Gateway School to help students achieve to their maximum potential. Before joining the staff at Gateway School, Leonard was a resource room teacher in the Hazlet school district.
MindfulNest Therapy opens its doors in Red Bank
MindfulNest Therapy, a new psychotherapy practice and counseling center, has opened at 115 Maple Ave., Suite 201, Red Bank. MindfulNest Therapy, owned by Melissa Kramer, LCSW, offers comprehensive mental health services including adult individual therapy, couples and marital therapy, family therapy and child/adolescent therapy. The practice provides assistance with issues including depression, anxiety, grief, stress, life transitions and sexuality for individual adults, couples, children and entire families. Office hours are by appointment. The telephone number is 732-443-0331 or visit the website at www.mindfulnesttherapy.com.