Kayla Patino

  • Kayla Patino

Kayla has a BS in Psychology and a MA in Rehabilitation Counseling from Michigan State University. She also is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, a Limited License Professional Counselor in the State of Michigan, and an Employment Training Specialist certified through the Michigan Association for Persons in Supported Employment (MIAPSE). Kayla is currently employed at Disability Network Capital Area, a Center for Independent Living as the Program Coordinator for Adult Services, where she develops curriculum for adult independent living and employment programs, provides peer support to veterans and manages the Community Transition Services program which assists individuals in moving out of nursing facilities and back into the community. She facilitates group programming, as well as works one-on-one with individuals with disabilities to help them achieve the educational, vocational and transitional goals.