Associate Director Adult PHP/IOP Group Programming
Grace Frantilla is a Board-Certified Art Therapist and Clinical Counselor. Ms. Frantilla received her Masters in Art Therapy at The University of Illinois at Chicago. She has worked with clients of all ages and backgrounds in various settings for over ten years, including within outpatient clinics, inpatient adult psychiatric units, early intervention, senior citizen programs, art studios, and alternative schools for at-risk youth. Ms. Frantilla has specialized training in Trauma-Informed Art Therapy, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, The Incredible Years Parenting Group Curriculum, Parent-Child Interaction Therapy, and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy. She has also taught Art Therapy at the undergraduate level at Emmanuel College in Boston, Massachusetts from 2006-2007. Ms. Frantilla has been actively involved in the American Art Therapy Association and has served in varying board member positions in the local Art Therapy associations in New England, Ohio, and Illinois.