MISSION

La Cheim creates an array of individual treatment and educational programs for children and adults, with a clear goal of engaging our clients and students, providing effective interventions, and establishing community and family alliances to support growth and future success. Discover our programs.

About La Cheim

What We Believe | Who We Are | How We Work

ADMINISTRATION

Dr. Carizma Amila Chapman, PhD, DMFT

C.E.O.

Donovan Grant

C.F.O.

Ruth Mims-Jemerson

HR DIRECTOR

For over 40 years, La Cheim has built a robust continuum of care to help kids and adults that no one else could reach. We have adapted to the needs of the communities we serve with a breadth of services across the life spectrum.  La Cheim's diverse programming includes nonpublic schools, adult mental health, therapeutic behavioral services, and residential treatment supported by a team of psychiatrists, psychologists, RNs, Licensed Social Workers, MFTs, teachers, mentors and volunteers. Learn more about our history.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Richard Ivry (chair)

Juliana Morgan-Trostle (secretary)

Veronica Lopez

Harry Margulius
Kristine Panik, MD
Emily Thielman
Jonathan Tomasco

PROGRAM DIRECTORS

Frances Raeside, MFT

La Cheim Behavioral Health Services

Leslie Leiva

Therapeutic Behavioral Services (TBS)

 

Karen Jackson

La Cheim School (El Sobrante campus)
 

Sue Herrera

La Cheim School (Concord campus)

Sonam Prasad

Short-Term Residential Therapeutic Program (STRTP)

 

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