Project Community Pride

A Youth & Teen Counseling and Support Program

Project Community Pride of the Madison Area YMCA is an important extension of youth development services for children, teens and their families throughout the Madison Area YMCA’s service area that was made possible through the collaboration of community leaders and a new partnership with the municipalities and School Districts of the Chathams, Florham Park and Madison. The partnership signifies a major step forward in furthering the Y’s commitment to youth development.

See staff member descriptions below.

For more information about Project Community Pride of the Madison Area YMCA, click here or call 973-845-6480.

Lisa Sprague, LCSW, Director
Lisa is a licensed, clinical social worker with clinical, supervisory and administrative experience in the mental health field. She worked for an adolescent psychiatric and chemical dependence intensive outpatient treatment program, and with youth and their families through individual, group and family counseling in local school and outpatient settings. Lisa holds a Master of Social Work from Fordham University.

Christine McIntyre, LCSW, Program Specialist
Prior to joining Project Community Pride, Christine was in private practice in the community. She also worked in a group practice where she provided individual, family and group therapy. She has extensive experience working with children, adolescents and their families. Christine earned a Master of Social Work from Hunter College.

Mike Ecklund

Mike Ecklund, LAC, Clinician Mike began his career as a licensed counselor working with the State of New Jersey Department of Children and Families’ Children’s System of Care. He worked with families throughout the state, with children of all ages in schools, and adults with a range of intellectual and developmental disabilities. Mike has a background in psychology, applied behavior analysis, and mental health. Mike earned a Master of Mental Health Counseling from Monmouth University.

Tracy Koller
Tracy Koller, LCSW, Clinician Tracy is a licensed clinical social worker with training in cognitive behavioral therapy and specialized training working with children experiencing anxiety. She has prior experience working in schools and in private practice providing individual and group counseling to youths and adults. Additionally, Tracy worked in hospital and community based settings and is active on the safety committee in her children’s schools. Tracy holds a Master of Social Work from Fordham University.
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