Training and Implementation Specialist
Gretchen Falk-Lanfear joined the Therap Services team as a Training and Implementation Specialist for the Northeast Region in May of 2016. She previously worked for FAVARH (The ARC of the Farmington Valley) in CT as a Residential Manager for 15 years and served as a PMT Instructor, the Water Safety Director and Alzheimer’s and Dementia training specialist. Gretchen has been working with the Therap system at her prior agency since 2012 and has helped train staff on the system. Gretchen has worked in both Residential Supports as well as job coaching and has provided in home support. Gretchen continues her work in to community as the Co-Local Coordinator for the Farmington Valley delegation for Special Olympics CT. Gretchen graduated from Quinnipiac University in 2001 with her BS in Health Science, and has worked with individuals with developmental disabilities since 1997 in both NY and CT. Gretchen lives in the Northwest Corner of CT with her wife and four kids.