Elizabeth W. Gonzalez, Founder
Licensed Professional Counselor, Registered Play Therapist and Supervisor
Beth founded Fairview Counseling in 1999, largely introducing the effectiveness of Play Therapy to the community. She received her Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from Immaculata College. Beth’s primary approach to working with children is Child-Centered Play Therapy in a family context. Beth has additional training in Sand Tray Therapy, Filial Therapy and Theraplay.
Dr. Kathryn Davis, Clinical Director
Licensed Psychologist, Registered Play Therapist and Supervisor
Kayte received both her Master’s and Doctoral Degrees in Clinical Psychology from Widener University, Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology. Her interests include children with behavior problems related to executive function deficits, ADHD or academic labels, and family discord. She also enjoys difficult adolescents and teens. Kayte uses humor and a client-centered approach when working with clients in the context of their family, academic and social system. She has additional training in neuropsychology, testing/assessment, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Theraplay.
Amanda L. Latshaw
Licensed Social Worker
Amanda received her Master’s Degree in Social Work from Gallaudet University where she specialized in supporting and understanding the Deaf and Hard of Hearing cultures. Her interests include working with members of Deaf and Hard of Hearing communities, communication differences, depression, anxiety, Autism Spectrum Disorders, and sensory processing disorders. Amanda believes that communication is the fundamental component to therapeutic success and individual growth. She encourages and welcomes communication through play, art, assistive technology, signed and verbal languages.
* Amanda is able to communicate in both ASL and English.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Registered Play Therapist
Melissa received her Master’s Degree in Social Work from Marywood University. Her interests include understanding trauma and its impact on an individual’s development. Melissa enjoys working with children and teens with anxiety, bullying issues, anger, and depression. She believes in the importance of well-rounded self-care and empowering individuals by helping them to identify their inner strengths.
Licensed Professional Counselor
Kim received her Master’s Degree in Community Counseling from Shippensburg University. Her interests include working with children and teens on self-esteem issues, anxiety, depression, social skills, and family stress. She strives to establish a trusting, genuine relationship with each child and feels that this is instrumental in achieving therapeutic goals. Although Kim often uses Cognitive Behavioral interventions, her approach is eclectic and tailored to the needs of each client.