Meraki Institute of Learning

Joella Gerber LISW, RPT

Outpatient Clinical Manager, Tanager Place Mental Wellbeing Clinic

Joella serves as Outpatient Clinical Manager of the Mental Wellbeing Clinic at Tanager Place. Everyday she is honored to get to help kids, caregivers, teachers, and the community build resilience, integrate relational wellness, and find healing.

As a Registered Play Therapist and Trust-Based Relational Intervention® Practitioner, Joella believes that relationships and connection are the key to wellness and finds hope in knowing that through intentional experience, support, and work, people can find solutions to the challenges in their lives. Joella is especially passionate about providing support and resources to kids and families who have experienced adoption, foster care, or other trauma.

When not at work, you'll probably find Joella with her nose in a book, on an outdoor adventure, or serving with her faith community.

Joella's Expertise

Trust Based Relationship Interventions

Adoption, Foster Care, and Attachment

Play Therapy

RISE: Wellness & Resilience Framework™

Interested in Learning from Joella?

Joella brings a playful heart and deep knowledge to every learning experience. If you are looking for hands on learning that you will be able to apply instantly to your work, Joella is the perfect fit for you!