Our Interns in Training

Anna Sullivan

Anna

Anna Sullivan (She/her) is a Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professional and Day Habilitation Coordinator for adults with physical and intellectual disabilities. In the disabilities field, Anna has had many positions. Starting as a direct support professional, she provided guidance and skill building in both group and one-on-one settings. Through this experience Anna developed a strong rapport with the individuals she worked with. This led her to uncovering her enjoyment in helping and promoting others. Through her job as a Coordinator, Anna’s able to work with and advocate for individuals with disabilities to establish their goals and enhance their proficiencies. Once again, this fulfilled her passion for supporting and uplifting others. She received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the College of Staten Island in 2018. Currently Anna is working toward a Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. She’s approachable and welcoming, with experience in working with people of all ages. Her goal is to be of service to others, especially in regard to supporting them on their journey in pursuing positive mental health. Creating a safe space of advocacy and acceptance is vital to Anna on her journey in helping others. In her free time, Anna enjoys volunteering at her childhood dance studio and going on walks for self-care.

Briana Carey

Briana

Briana Carey received her undergraduate degree in Psychology and minor in Sociology, from St. John’s University in 2019. She is currently working towards a Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from CUNY: College Of Staten Island.

Briana has a warm and welcoming demeanor towards all individuals. She has experience working with children diagnosed with Autism, as a Registered Behavior Technician. She provides emotional support to the children she works with and helps them work on life skills, which promote their independence. She is committed to making strong therapeutic bonds with clients of all ages and backgrounds. She aims to create a safe space with acceptance and advocacy. It is important to her that clients feel comfortable. Briana believes in the power of collaboration to foster plans based on the goals set by clients. Being a future Mental Health Counselor, Briana wants to ensure that mental health treatment is accessible to all individuals and everyone gets a chance to tell their story.

Enmelyn Perez

Enmelyn

Enmelyn Perez received her undergraduate degree in Psychology from CUNY College of Staten Island and is currently working on obtaining her graduate degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.

Enmelyn has an empathetic and warm attitude towards all individuals. She has experience with children of multiple ages as she is there to foster their daily needs. She provides both emotional and physical support to the children she takes care of. Enmelyn also has experience in a crisis hotline that helps bring those from a hot moment into a calm one. She uses active listening, collaborative problem solving, and safety planning with those she works with. She hopes to work with clients of all ages and backgrounds, especially by attaining strong therapeutic relationships. It is a goal of Enmelyn to have a safe space for all her clients. She believes that when the client feels heard and understood, it helps promote their best selves. As a future Mental Health Counselor, Enmelyn hopes to promote the importance of achieving our best mental health, especially in low-income communities.

Kimberley Frinquelli

Kimberley

Kimberly received her undergraduate degree in Psychology from Touro College in 2017. She is currently working on earning a graduate degree in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program at the College of Staten Island. She is currently working in a 4410 preschool. She is in a position where she manages challenging behaviors. Kimberly is helping these students work through their behaviors, life stressors, and emotions. She currently works with preschool students who have developmental delays as well as guiding their families on how to manage those same behaviors at home. Ms. Frinquelli is also screening incoming students and placing them in a correct ratio for a future classroom. Her greatest passion is bringing healing to people who have been through traumatic and stressful experiences. She looks forward to helping clients in finding healthy perceptions of themselves. Kimberly likes to view herself as someone who is highly motivated to help her clients attain a healthy mechanism of dealing with emotional and mental strains. She intently anticipates providing compassionate, results-orientated, and solution-focused care. She is committed to building strong and supportive therapeutic relationships with clients.

Office Hours

Monday: 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday: By appointment only