Kelly has been working with children and families for over fifteen years. A graduate of Wheelock College, Kelly began her career at Boston Children's Hospital as a
Certified Child Life Specialist.
Kelly later returned to Wheelock to complete her Master’s Degree in Social Work. Her role as a coordinator of a regional early childhood mental health consultation program sparked her passion for utilizing a non-clinical approach to assist parents and professionals in managing challenging behavior in young children by promoting healthy social and emotional development.