Devon Chakiris, LPC, Clinical Assessor comes to RCA with a varied background and 9 years of field experience. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Marywood University in 2012 with a minor in Criminal Justice. While there, she participated in the Psy Chi Honors society, various volunteer projects and interned primarily with children. Devon started her career in a partial hospital for adults with severe and persistent mental illnesses and later worked in case management for a Pregnancy and Parenting Center and shelter. In 2017, Devon graduated with her Master’s Degree in Clinical Counseling with an Addictions minor from LaSalle University. Her internship in general outpatient became her place of employment for several years where she provided individual and group counseling to adults and children. Devon also brought services to the Bucks County Homeless shelter and in local schools during her time there. She began working part-time as a supervisor in a treatment center in 2019 and later became a supervisor for a walk-in assessment center for substance use disorders. Devon specializes in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and working with the LGBTQ community.