Contact Us


Mt. Hope Family Center
187 Edinburgh Street
Rochester, New York 14608





Key Contacts

Early Intervention & Parenting Programs

Dr. Jody T. Manly,

Referral Information for STRONGER

Dr. Alisa Hathaway,

Referral Information for FASD

Dr. Christie Petrenko,

Referral Information for Clinical Service

Ms. Kendra Welch,

After School & Summer Camp

Mr. Michael Ripple,


Dr. Fred Rogosch,

Administrative or Communications

Ms. Shawn Hammes, .

Research Internship and Volunteer Opportunities

Ms. Stephanie Capobianco,


See employment page for specific available positions

Contact Personnel

Cayea, Christine

Building Manager

Cicchetti, Dante, Ph.D.

Editor, Development & Psychopathology

Hammes, Shawn, M.P.A.

Chief Administrative Officer

Handley, Elizabeth, Ph.D.

Research Associate

Hathaway, Alisa, Ed.D.

Project Director, PEACE

Manly, Jody Todd, Ph.D.

Clinical Director and Research Associate

Petrenko, Christie, Ph.D.

Research Associate

Ripple, Michael

ASP/PATHS Coordinator

Rogosch, Fred, Ph.D.

Research Director and Research Associate

Russotti, Justin

Research Coordinator, TRUST and SOLAR

Sturm, Robin, Ed.D

Project Director, Building Healthy Children

Toth, Sheree L., Ph.D.

Executive Director & Professor, Clinical and Social Psychology

Welch, Kendra

DHS Child and Family Service Coordinator