Clinical Staff

Jean Scarboro

Clinical Director

Jean Scarboro graduated from Western Washington University in 2011 with a master’s in Education in School and Mental Health Counseling. Jean has worked in Port Townsend as a mental health counselor at Jumping Mouse Children’s Center, Dove House Advocacy Services, and in private practice.

Jean also worked for a year as a school counselor at Grant Street Elementary before having a child of her own. While working as a therapist at Jumping Mouse, Jean witnessed first-hand the incredible transformation that can happen for children and families when children are given the opportunity to process the depth of themselves and their experiences in the language of metaphor and play. Jean is honored to be the Clinical Director for Jumping Mouse.

Catharine Robinson

LMHC, Lead Therapist and Parent Clinician

Catharine Robinson holds a master’s degree in counseling psychology from Boston College. She has been with Jumping Mouse Children’s Center since its inception in 1999. Previously, she volunteered as a therapist at Bergita House in Port Townsend for several years. Prior to arriving in Port Townsend in 1989, Catharine worked with children, families and adults. She has a wide range of experience in mental health work, including working with psychiatric patients, children and families, and domestic violence victims, as well as coaching adolescents. She is a licensed mental health counselor in Washington and a Washington State-certified supervisor.

In 2008, Catharine initiated our Securing Connections parenting program to augment and expand our therapists’ ongoing work with the parents Jumping Mouse children. This program offers weekly support for parents to help them better understand their children’s needs in terms of developmental phase, temperament, and life experience.

Alyssa Andrews

LMHCA, Therapist

Alyssa graduated from Santa Clara University in Santa Clara, CA with her Master’s in Counseling Psychology in 2016, and moved to Washington in 2017. She has worked in the mental health field since 2012, starting her career working in residential treatment and then moved to working in day treatment, school-based counseling, and community mental health. She has worked with clients with eating disorders, adults with dual-diagnoses and has also provided prenatal counseling services; she discovered her passion for working with youth in 2015 and sandplay in 2016. Prior to moving to Washington, Alyssa worked with the Child Therapy Institute in California using sandplay, play and art therapy approaches with youth and is excited to continue this modality with Jumping Mouse Children’s Center.

Elise Overcash

LMFTA, Therapist

Elise Overcash graduated with her master’s degree in couple and family therapy from Seattle University in 2019. She is a licensed marriage and family therapist associate. She has worked with children and families in homes, public schools, transitional programs, and social service agencies for over 10 years in California, Colorado, and Washington. In her internship she did play therapy with children and families in schools and homes in south King County. She has helped facilitate parenting courses and is committed to supporting relationships within the family. She is passionate about play and curious about how each child expresses themselves. She is thrilled to be joining Jumping Mouse and the Chimacum Creek Primary School community.

Steve Roe

LMHC, Therapist

Steve Roe graduated in 2008 with a master’s degree in counseling psychology from Mars Hill Graduate School, located in Seattle. He is a licensed mental health counselor and has a private therapy practice in Sequim, Washington. Steve is a Washington State-certified supervisor. He first worked at Jumping Mouse as an intern during graduate school in 2008. He was eager for further exposure and experience from the staff and volunteers. As a result, he returned in 2010 to continue as a volunteer therapist and joined our permanent staff soon after. He has worked with children, adolescents, and adults for many years in a variety of settings including private practice, street work with at-risk youth, and directing a children’s ministry.

Selena Sena-Hopkins

LMHC, Therapist

Selena Sena-Hopkins graduated with her master’s degree in existential psychology from Seattle University in the Spring of 2017. She came to Jumping Mouse Children’s Center as an intern therapist in 2014 and remained as an extern until she joined our permanent staff in 2016. She found that she both delighted in and revered the variety of ways children would utilize the expressive freedom of play therapy.

Selena also has a background in visual art and philosophy, and a long history connecting her to horses. She has volunteered with programs that connect adults and children with horses, such as the Wounded Warriors Project. She also volunteered at the King County Crisis Clinic as a phone worker for two years.

Llory Wilson

LMHC, Therapist

Llory Wilson graduated in 2006 with a master’s degree in counseling psychology from Bastyr University/LIOS Graduate Program. She is passionate about options for children, particularly those who have experienced adversity. Llory is an adoptive parent and advocate, with additional clinical training in foster and adoption therapy through Antioch University. In 2006, Llory was hired by Pathways for Women/YWCA to create an on-site mental health program for women and children living in Rick Steve’s newly donated transitional housing apartment complex in Lynnwood, WA. There she formed a welcoming hub, counseled displaced mothers and their children, offered parenting classes, and ran support groups. In 2009, Llory and her family moved to Port Townsend and she joined the clinical staff at Jumping Mouse.

From her first career as a dancer and choreographer, Llory brings 25 years of improvisation and movement play into the session rooms of Jumping Mouse.

Arielle Wortman

LMHC, Therapist

Arielle graduated from Saybrook University in Seattle, WA in 2017 with a master’s degree in counseling psychology. She has worked with youth in a variety of settings for over 15 years, in New York, New Mexico, and Washington State.

Her experience in schools, summer camps, and the wilderness of the Olympic Peninsula gives her a strong foundation in play.  During her undergraduate studies, Arielle’s love of storytelling evolved into a passion for the creative process itself, and its integral role in growth and healing. At Jumping Mouse, Arielle draws on her understanding of natural systems to work with children as individuals, as well as within the context of their families and larger communities. She is inspired by the way that these sparkling connections with children can ripple through and strengthen their wider networks.

Julie Johnson

Extern Therapist

Julie Johnson is currently completing her Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology with a concentration in trauma and abuse at the Seattle School of Theology and Psychology and works with children experiencing the distress of separation from their parents. She brings her love of art, language, the natural world, and the magic of childhood to this work, as well as a profound hope in the healing power of relationship.

Sarah Scagliotti

Extern Therapist

Sarah Scagliotti graduated from Oregon State University with a Master of Counseling degree in 2020 and is a licensed mental health counselor associate. She comes to Jumping Mouse after having worked with young children and adolescents throughout her life in various capacities rooted in experiential learning, creative expression, and play. She began her career in mental health in 2016 when her degree in outdoor leadership led her to work as a field instructor for a therapeutic wilderness immersion program for adolescents and young adults. During her graduate program, Sarah served as an intern at a counseling center for survivors and witnesses of domestic violence where she worked with clients of all ages and had opportunities to implement expressive art, sand-tray, and play therapy techniques in her practice.