H Denaro MSW, LICSWA, CDP CCTP   Child & Adolescent Therapist

 LBGTQ Program  Lead OASIS Center

Specializing in Trauma, Attachment Adolescents

Utilizing Theraplay, DBT, FFT and TF-CBT


Kylie Stern, LMFT, LMHC, CDP

Child and Family Therapist

Trauma and Attachment Professional

Krushina Cales, MA LICSWA

Child and Family Therapist

Trauma and Attachment Professional

Stacy Scott, LICSWA

​Child and Family Therapist

Danniyelle Hoznagel -Program Manager  Parent Child Visitation Program

Welcome from the staff at Connections Counseling Services NW!  ​We bring you a broad range of experience with unique areas of specialization to meet the needs of all our clients.  Staff are licensed, skillful clinicians with specialized areas of training in Adoption, Attachment, Trauma Therapy and Theraplay Parenting Support, Infertility Support, Issues impacting children in Foster care,  traumatic grief, ADD/ADHD, divorce, issues from adoption, and substance abuse among others.  Connections is is a mental health agency with a primary focus on treating issues of Trauma and Attachment. Our staff have completed the NTI National Adoption Competency Training, Theraplay, Conscious Discipline and other Evidence Based Practices. We are fully skilled in meeting the complex issues that come with adoption foster care and traumatic childhood experiences. In order to provide the best care, our providers receive on going specialty training and work with community providers to ensure the most optimal outcome for you and your family. The bottom line is we believe in you and all that you are and are committed to breaking down the barriers that prevent accessing services. 

Amber Kliewer, LMHP

​Child and Family Therapist


                                     Jennifer King, MSW, LICSW, CCTP

                                      Executive Director/Clinical Supervisor 

                                      Child and Family Therapist

                                      Certified Clinical Trauma Professional

Specializing in Trauma and Attachment

EBP certified: Theraplay, EMDR, Conscious Discipline

​Connections Counseling Services NW 

Mahea Kililikane, MSW, LICSWA

Child and Family Therapist

Office Staff:

Sandy Demanko: Practice Specialist 

Jasmine Nickerson: Support Specialist

Whitney Miller, MSW LICSW 

Child and Family Therapist

Child Trauma Specialist

Lindsey Canley MSW, LICSWA CCTP

Child and Family Therapist

Certified Clinical Trauma Professional

School to Work Program Manager

Genora Chappell BSW, CC

Child and Family Counselor

EBP: Theraplay, Conscious Discipline

Oliver Levin-Koopman LICSWA

Child and Famiy Therapist

Clinical Trauma Professional