This is a  staff list for Palm Beach Institute in W. Palm Beach, FL

(we are working to acquire the complete records for ALL years)

 

We advise current and/or former staff to report any abuses you may have witnessed while working at Palm Beach Institute.  For information on your rights and how to take action, visit www.heal-online.org/blowthewhistle.htm.  If you were fired or forced to resign because you opposed any illegal and/or unethical practices at Palm Beach Institute, you have the right to take action. 

 

If you were harmed (family or survivor) by Palm Beach Institute, please contact info@heal-online.org if you remember the long-term employees and from which years.  This will help!   Also, if you recognize any of these staff as having worked at another program, please send in any information about their past or present employment at other facilities and/or cults.

 

 

HEAL is currently investigating Palm Beach Institute.

 

Name

Unit/Position

Additional Information
Michelle Klinedinst President Formerly worked for confirmedly abuse Rosewood Ranch in AZKlinedinst is not a licensed mental health/health professional in FL.  Source: http://ww2.doh.state.fl.us/IRM00PRAES/PRASLIST.ASP#theBottom
Steven J. Karp Chief Medical Officer Karp is licensed as an Osteopathic Physician in FL and has only been licensed since May, 2011.  Source: http://ww2.doh.state.fl.us/IRM00PRAES/PRASLIST.ASP#theBottom   Karp is also originally from Wickenburg, AZ (location of Rosewood Ranch linked above).
Timothy Anderson Asst. Medical Director Timothy Michael Anderson (may be a different person) is the only Timothy Anderson that is a licensed medical doctor in FL.  He has been licensed since 1978.  If it is the same Dr. Anderson, he has had his license suspended in the past.  Here's the info on that:
Name Profession City Case # Action Taken
ANDERSON, TIMOTHY MICHAEL Medical Doctor WEST PALM BEACH, FL 199614794 Suspension-Other Penalty Imposed

If a link does not appear for the case number, a scanned copy of the public complaint or final order is not available. Copies of public complaints or final orders can be obtained from the Department of Health, Division of Medical Quality Assurance by requesting the documents online by linking to Discipline Public Records Request, contacting the Department at (850) 245-4121, or by written correspondence to:

Division of Medical Quality Assurance
Management Services, Bin C01
Attention: Public Records - Discipline
4052 Bald Cypress Way
Tallahassee, FL 32399-3251

 

Source: http://ww2.doh.state.fl.us/IRM00PRAES/PRASLIST.ASP#theBottom  Anderson reportedly no longer works for this program.

Terry Cronin Business Director There is a Terry Ann Cronin that is a licensed registered nurse and she has been since 1995.  It is unclear if this is the same person.  Source: http://ww2.doh.state.fl.us/IRM00PRAES/PRASLIST.ASP#theBottom  Cronin reportedly no longer works for this program.
Lori Kearse Executive Director Kearse is not a licensed mental health/health professional in FL.  Source: http://ww2.doh.state.fl.us/IRM00PRAES/PRASLIST.ASP#theBottom
Cynthia Parrilla HR Generalist Parrilla is not a licensed mental health/health professional in FL.  Source: http://ww2.doh.state.fl.us/IRM00PRAES/PRASLIST.ASP#theBottom
Lisa Sussman Program Coordinator Sussman is licensed solely as a mental health counselor intern.  Source: http://ww2.doh.state.fl.us/IRM00PRAES/PRASLIST.ASP#theBottom  Sussman reportedly no longer works for this program.
Sally High Therapist High is a licensed mental health counselor and has been since May, 2010.  Source: http://ww2.doh.state.fl.us/IRM00PRAES/PRASLIST.ASP#theBottom  High reportedly no longer works for this program.
Ani Kamiciyan Extended Care Director Kamiciyan is not a licensed mental health/health professional in FL.  Source: http://ww2.doh.state.fl.us/IRM00PRAES/PRASLIST.ASP#theBottom  Kamiciyan reportedly no longer works for this program.
Deborah Rasso Primary Therapist Rasso is a registered (not licensed) mental health counselor intern in FL.  And, she has only been registered since June, 2011.  Source: http://ww2.doh.state.fl.us/IRM00PRAES/PRASLIST.ASP#theBottom
Johnny Egan Therapist Egan is not a licensed mental health professional in FL.  Source: http://ww2.doh.state.fl.us/IRM00PRAES/PRASLIST.ASP#theBottom  Egan reportedly no longer works for this program.
Jeff Rocco Admissions Director Rocco is not a licensed mental health/health professional in FL.  Source: http://ww2.doh.state.fl.us/IRM00PRAES/PRASLIST.ASP#theBottom  Rocco reportedly no longer works for this program.
Evan Lefever Intake Coordinator Lefever is not a licensed mental health/health professional in FL.  Source: http://ww2.doh.state.fl.us/IRM00PRAES/PRASLIST.ASP#theBottom
Denise Corbisiero Financial Counselor Corbisiero is not a licensed mental health professional in FL.  Source: http://ww2.doh.state.fl.us/IRM00PRAES/PRASLIST.ASP#theBottom  Corbisiero reportedly no longer works for this program.
*(Palm Beach Institute, like many other programs in this industry, keeps a "tight lid" on any specific information regarding their staff, qualifications, and practices.  Please contact us with the names of any staff of which you have firsthand knowledge or experience.  Thank you for your help.)
HEAL received a request to investigate Palm Beach Institute on January 21st, 2012 from a parent.

 Last Updated: October 14th, 2012

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