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
Marta Ludwig on sabbatical
Ginny McIntosh
Janneke van Beusekom

Adjunct Faculty

Randy Baird on sabbatical
Hilary Bayley-Loielo
Intissar BenHalim
Beth Filla
Laura Hawley
Sarah Mello*
Robert Pileggi
Melody Schaper
Joanna Vanore


Peggy Brown
Deb Callahan
Hilary Cooke
Kelly Davis
Katie Idell
Lisa Pozzi
Kevin Roth
Gina Rothermel
Nate Schlingmann
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.