Our Team of Specialized HD and ALS Health Care Professionals

Compassion and innovation is in our DNA and patient care is our highest priority. Our highly trained staff of skilled health care professionals, and above average staff-to-resident ratio, ensures individuals living with Huntington’s Disease and ALS receive comprehensive care from those who understand their unique needs and have the skills to provide such dedicated services.

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Marc DePerno

OTR/L

Outreach Coordinator

Creates a positive network of resources and care options for residents and families.

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Hillary J. Forbes

MSW, LCSW, LICSW

Program Director

Oversees NeuroCare operations, as well as admission of all potential residents.

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Kimberly Sheridan

RN

Nurse Manager

Oversees functioning of the NeuroCare program and nursing staff.

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Danielle Barcomb-Busansky

CTRS

Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist

Develops adaptive recreation programs for NeuroCare residents.

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Allison Herrick

MPH RD

Registered Dietitian

Addresses the specialized nutritional needs of each resident.

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Kelly Mangione

MS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

Addresses the communication, cognitive and swallowing needs of all residents.

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Elizabeth Pogonowski

PT, DPT

Inpatient Clinical Supervisor

Helps residents improve their mobility, strength and function.