Position: Counselor



Yvonne AKA Michelle came to Genesis House from the Pa State Correctional facility in Camp Hill as a Mental Health/ Drug & Alcohol Treatment Specialist. Y. Michelle also worked with juvenile delinquents at the former Schaffner Youth Detention Center as an assistant counselor. She also did six years working with the mentally challenge with Keystone Human Services. Currently Y. Michelle is a Drug & Alcohol Counselor at the Dauphin County Work Release Center with Genesis House since May 2019. Michelle is a graduate of Ashford University with a B.A. in Applied behavioral Science, M.A. Masters of Psychology. She currently is in the Doctorate of Human Service PhD. with Ashford University. She uses a Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), and psycho-education with a strong passion and desire to promote change within the inmate population.