1723 Eighth Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11215

718-290-2700

Administration, Faculty & Staff

Meet the TLC Team

Our interdisciplinary teams of special education teachers, teachers’ assistants and clinical support staff is TLC’s greatest asset. These highly trained, devoted professionals love what they do and spend every day providing the finest in early childhood education to Brooklyn’s children.

TLC’s Classroom and Therapeutic Support staff includes:

  • 13 Special Education Teachers
  • 26 Teacher Assistants
  • 11 1:1 Teacher Assistants
  • 1 School Nurse -RN
  • 8 Speech Therapists
  • 6 Occupational Therapists
  • 4 Physical Therapists
  • 1 School Psychologist
  • 1 Licensed Clinical Social Worker
  • 1 Music Therapist
  • 1 Classroom Technology Consultant

To Contact our Senior Staff:

Karen Griffoul Arkin LMSW, SBL
Executive Director
karen.arkin@tlckids.org
718-290-2750

Kathy F. Christian MA,CCC,SAS,SDL
Clinical Coordinator
kathy.christian@tlckids.org
718-290-2719

Donna Savino SBL, SDL
Education Director
Donna.savino@tlckids.org
718-290-2717

Philomena Schiano
Office Worker/Bookkeeper (Agency Administration)
philomena.schiano@tlckids.org
718-290-2740

Careers

TLC is dedicated to finding enthusiastic experienced, skilled special education teachers, certified teachers’ assistants, and clinical support staff. Please forward your resume, along with a cover letter, documentation of appropriate licenses, and three references to: Resumes@tlckids.org