“We are excited to welcome Karen as a key resource in our approach to rehabilitation and her expertise in mentoring and developing staff for professional growth will be essential to our therapy teams,”
said Dr. Martin Waalkes, Director of Neuro Rehabilitation, Hope Network Neuro Rehabilitation.
“She has extensive experience in crisis management and in the treatment of severe and persistent mental illness and in leading interdisciplinary teams for persons with complex conditions and multiple diagnoses,” continued Waalkes.
Foster will be responsible for developing new mood and behavior regulation groups as part of our Day Rehab services and work with our residential and outpatient individuals in support of their emotional and behavioral adjustment to neurological and orthopedic injuries.
Foster earned her Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology from Western Michigan University and her Bachelor of Science in Liberal Arts, with a Psychology major from the University of Iowa.