Connecting individuals with the supports necessary to optimize health and empower individual choice to achieve a fulfilling life.

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LifeConnect Health offers pivotal Person Centered Behavioral Health Services to individuals with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities experiencing behavior challenges.  Leveraging unique and highly specialized expertise and clinical tools with tailored supports for both the individuals and their existing systems of support, LifeConnect’s capacity for scale and access includes TeleHealth technology. Our caring and committed team of psychiatrists and therapists have deep experience in evaluation and support of individuals with I/DD. The LifeConnect model emphasizes communicative partnerships with existing providers and primary caretakers as key to creating an environment of support that maximizes potential and outcomes for each individual served.  Core to the model is teaching individuals to develop skills needed to manage their own emotions and, for the individual’s support persons (family or care staff), providing the tools and mentoring needed to effectively support and coach the individual in using these emotional coping skills.  This is the way LifeConnect empowers individuals and their supporters to choose and create their own healthiest and most fulfilling life and saves on the very high personal and systemic costs of the status quo.


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Karen Goldberg, MD

Psychiatrist, Deaf Services

Brandi Dingus



Whitney Cleek

Intern, Deaf Services

John Dreyzehner

Systems and Operations Consultant

Lori DeLeo, LCSW


Felix Green

Director of Member Engagement and Peer Support

Megan Johnson, LCSW


Jana Dreyzehner, MD

Founder & CEO/CMO

Celine Turco, Lic., PHR

Founder & CFO/COO

Our Team