All NAMI Maine staff members can be reached at 207.622.5767or by mail at 1 Bangor Street, Augusta ME, 04330Fax: 207.621.8430
Region 2 Respite Coordinator
Nickie is responsible for promotion, recruitment and development of respite systems, support and personnel in Kennebec, Somerset, Franklin, Oxford, Androscoggin, Waldo, Knox, Lincoln and Sagadahoc Counties.
Nickie worked for six years as a Therapeutic Support Staff working with children with special needs in Pennsylvania. She worked with children on the autism spectrum, with Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Anxiety, Depression, Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity, and Mood Disorder. She is hasher MANDT certification as well as a numberof trainings including: Reactive Attachment Disorder, Sensory Needs, Cultural Competence, HIPAA, Psychotic Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Sexual Abuse, Safety in the Community, Positive Behavior Support, and Connecting With Families.
Ask Nickie About...
- Speaking about respite at a staff or family oriented function
- Becoming a respite provider
- Enrolling in the respite program
- How to attend a respite orientation