Faculty members at the Gestalt Training Institute of Philadelphia are committed professionals with an understanding of the theoretical foundation of Gestalt Therapy Theory and clinical applications of the theory in experiential training groups and teaching settings. At GTIP, we are committed to gender expansiveness and inclusivity and include pronouns in our introductions and signatures. For more information, visit www.mypronouns.org.

To learn more, visit individuals’ faculty biography pages (linked on this page) and GTIP’s Leadership page.


Karen Ginsburg
Doug Graiver
Cathy Gray
David S. Henrich
Kelly Kampf
Valerie Kellom
Ginny McIntosh
Janneke van Beusekom

Adjunct Faculty

Randy Baird*
Hilary Bayley-Loielo
Laura Hawley
Sarah Mello*
Robert Pileggi
Joanna Vanore


Rachel Allender
Deb Callahan
Hilary Cooke
Beth Filla
Ania Kubin
Lisa Pozzi
Melody Schaper
Alisa Stamps
Karen Wallace-Braun

* Denotes faculty who serve as Group Process Facilitators. They are responsible for co-creating a training environment supporting personal and professional growth for trainees, participating in preparatory meetings with faculty before weekend training sessions and attending bimonthly meetings with faculty and supervisors.