Work Force Staff

Our core clinical staff members are selected because of their expertise and experience in providing quality employee assistance programming services, consultations, training, and SAP services. Our training and support staff members understand that quality customer service is our first priority and we all work closely to ensure that all services are provided competently, thoroughly and in a timely manner. We additionally have our own network of hundreds of fully licensed and experienced EAP counselors conveniently located to the employers, employees, and household members we serve.  


Sheila Thibodeau
Sheila Thibodeau
Director of Operations

Sheila earned her Master of Social Work (MSW) from the University of Maine at Orono and is licensed as a clinical social worker in Maine.

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Ariele Dionne
Ariele Dionne
EAP Clinical Coordinator

Ariele assists with the coordination and provision of EAP Services, including trainings and critical incidents, as well as direct care to EAP clients.

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Michele Baranowski
Michele Baranowski
Administrative Assistant

Michele’s background is primarily in the health care customer service field where she has worked as a customer service manager and a specialist in regulatory compliance.

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Yemaya St. Clair
Yemaya St. Clair
EAP Counselor

Yemaya earned her Master’s in Counseling from the University of Southern Maine and is a Nationally Certified Counselor and a Conditionally-Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in Maine.

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Kara-Beth Levesque
Kara-Beth Levesque
EAP Counselor

Kara-Beth received her Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, with a concentration in Forensic Counseling, from William James College.

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Contact Us

Sheila Thibodeau, LCSW, CCS, SAP qualified
Toll Free: 1.800.769.9819  Direct: 207.973.7229
E-mail: kblevesque@northernlight.org


Work Force
Corporate Office: 

470 Forest Ave., Ste. 305
Portland, ME 04101

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