Ann-Marie Loose is the Director of Family Services at Caron Pennsylvania, where she oversees and works closely with Caron’s program-specific Family Education Programs (FEP) for teens, young adults, adults, older adults and relapse individuals. She holds the Ed Satell Family Chair for Children and Adolescent Education.
Ann-Marie joined Caron in 2005 as the Clinical Supervisor of the Adult Women’s Primary Treatment Program. In 2012, she began working exclusively with families impacted by addiction. In addition to her role with FEP, Ann-Marie also serves as a resource for Caron’s Parent and Family Support Groups and the My First Year of Recovery online aftercare program.
Ann-Marie has worked extensively with families and individuals with co-occurring behavioral health and substance abuse diagnoses. She has experience working with families of older adults experiencing functional decline and changes in mental status, cognition or behavior; as well as families with children with developmental delays and diagnoses such as cerebral palsy, spina bifida and muscular dystrophy. Her areas of expertise include women and addiction, families and recovery, relationships in addiction and recovery, along with parents and recovery.
Ann-Marie is a Licensed Social Worker, a Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor, and a Certified Clinical Supervisor. She holds a bachelor’s degree in music therapy from Elizabethtown College and a master’s degree in social work from Marywood University.