Ms. Knepper provides clinical operational oversight of Residential Treatment Programs in Pennsylvania, Family Services and Outpatient Programs located in Atlanta and Pennsylvania. She has worked extensively in the field of behavioral health for the past 33 years. She is a master’s level Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), a Board-Certified Art Therapist (ATR-BC), a Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CAADC), a Certified Sex Addiction Therapist/Supervisor (CSAT-S) and a Certified Multiple Addictions Therapist/Supervisor (CMAT-S). Ms. Knepper is professionally trained in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and Motivational Interviewing (MI).
Ms. Knepper, has presented at numerous national and international conferences. Her presentation topics include Women and Addiction, Sexual Addiction and The Chemically Dependent Population, Adolescent Self-Injury, Understanding Co-Occurring Disorders, Benefits of Art Therapy when working with a Substance Abuse Population, The Importance of a Continuum of Care, Family Systems approach to Addiction Treatment and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) with adults, teens and families. She has also co-authored peer reviewed research and has been published in the Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, The Journal of Treatment and Prevention: Sexual Addiction and Compulsivity and numerous articles for trade magazines.
In addition, she has had academic appointments as adjunct faculty at Marywood University and Kutztown University. She has proctored clinical internships affiliated with Penn State University, Drexel/Hahnemann University, Alvernia University, Villanova University and George Washington University.