M. Blake Kaiser-Mohondro has been named director of clinical and related services at The Children’s Guild, which serves children and adolescents who are difficult to educate due to autism, multiple disabilities and trauma
Kaiser-Mohondro has 28 years of experience in social work. Her responsibilities at The Children’s Guild include training and professional development of the clinical staff and aligning the schools’ clinical programs with the students’ home and community environment.
Previously, Kaiser-Mohondro was director of clinical services for Adventist Behavioral Health, where she restructured the clinical services program. She also served as clinical director for Center-For-Children Inc. and clinical services manager for Compass Health. In addition, she held positions with the United States District Court, University of Washington, Whidbey Counseling, Whidbey General Hospital and Arizona State University.
Among her professional distinctions, Kaiser-Mohondro is a licensed clinical social worker in the states of Maryland and Washington. She holds certifications in trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy, independent social work, and marriage and family therapy.
She earned her master’s degree in social work from West Virginia University and bachelor’s degree in from the University of Evansville in Evansville, Ind. In addition, she received training at the Family Therapy Institute in Washington, D.C.