14 Jun Angela McDermott, BA – Adult In Home Supervisor
Angela started her career working with underprivileged youth in Jersey City, NJ providing them with mentoring and inhome supports. She then was introduced to working with adolescents with mental health and behavioralÂ challenges in a residential settings as a case manager. She learned early on thatÂ case management is never about meeting the needs of one client, but it’s the entire family that needs support.
Angela served 8 years at St. Mary’s Hospital residential program, working with individuals on implementing behavior modification programs where she focused on identifying their strengths and abilities rather than their limitations.
Her enthusiasm for improving the quality of like of individuals with developmental disabilities is what makes her an important part of the FOC team.