Our team consists of only licensed and/or certified professionals: social workers, nurses, nurse practitioner, and gerontologist, all of whom specialize in serving adults, elders, and their families. We bring expertise to our clients and families in dementia, medical or functional impairments, psychiatry, oncology, benefits and entitlements, and abuse/ neglect. Ferretto Elder Care Consulting also makes recommendations, such as adult day services, community housing, skilled nursing care, home care, hospice, and much more. We are specialists in assessing our clients and offering plans of care that you can take stock in. Our team approach allows us to match the individual need to the best-qualified team member.
Our Team Members are:
Mary Faith Ferretto, LCSW-C, C-ASWCM
BA, Towson University
MSW, University of Maryland School of Social Work; Certification in Advanced Case Management.
Early Onset Support Group co-facilitator, Alzheimer’s Association.
Board president, Senior Network of North Baltimore
Senior Services Committee chair, GEDCO (Govans Ecumenical Development Corporation).
Board member, First Maryland Disability Trust.
Board member, Mid Atlantic Chapter of ALCA.
Beth Alper Slepian, LCSW, C-ASWCM
BA, Dominican College; M.Ed., Buffalo State University; MSW, University of Maryland School of Social Work.
Certification in Advanced Case Management.
Co-Chair, Standing Quality Assurance Committee, Unified Community Connections (formerly UCP-MD).
Jeanne King, RN, BSN
RN, Villa Julie College, BSN, St. Joseph’s Hospital School of Nursing.
Parish nurse, Immaculate Heart of Mary Church; Volunteer, Stella Maris; Board member, AIM;
David LaMason, LGSW
BS, Towson University; MSW, University of Maryland, School of Social Work.
Member, NASW Aging and Legislative Committees.
Tracey Franz, LGSW
BA, Notre Dame of Maryland University
MSW, University of Maryland School of Social Work.
Maria Laue, RN
Medical Assistant Degree, Eastern School for Physician Aides.
RN, Essex Community College/Union Memorial Hospital.
Penny Graf, LCSW-C, C-ASWCM
BS, University of Maryland College Park; MA, University of Baltimore; MSW, University of Maryland, School of Social Work.
Certification in advanced case management.
LCSW- candidate supervisor
Jennifer W. Rynbrandt, BA, MA, CMC
BA in Sociology/ Gerontology from University of MD College Park.
MA in Gerontology from Notre Dame College of MD.
Stephanie Goldstein, LBSW
BSW from Salisbury University; Educator for Jenerations Health Education; Member of NASW, Volunteers for Empower 4 Life.
Beverly Francis, RN, BSN, MA, CHNP, CDP, CCM
Clinical director for MB Home Care Services.
Member of the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association.
Helaina “Bunny” Ebling, LCSW-C, OSW-C
BA Towson University, MSW University of Maryland School of Social Work.
Past Chair, Survivorship Committee, Maryland Cancer Collaborative.
Advisory Board Member, Adjunct faculty and Supervisor, Human Services, Stevenson University.
Member, National Association of Oncology Social Work.
Rebecca Murphy, RN, BSN
AA Nursing, Harford Community College.
BSN Nursing, College of Notre Dame of Maryland.
Lisa Kovens-Harris, M.Ed., LBSW
Master of Education in Counseling and Psychology, Georgia State University.
Graduate Certificate in Gerontology, University of Maryland.
Caregiver group facilitator for the Alzheimer’s Association
Ali Benyaminov, LCSW-C
MSW, Wurzweiler School of Social Work
Susan Lilly, LSW, C-ASWCM
MSW, Smith College School for Social Work
Member of National Association of Social Workers, Northeast Regional Bioethics Committee, and the American Society on Aging
Betsy Groomes LBSW, MGH
BSW from Salisbury State University
MA in Geriatric Health from A.T Still University
Member of NASW
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The Office Staff
Mary Faith Ferretto answers your initial inquiries. She asks detailed questions in order to suggest best ways to serve your loved one or client, and outlines the path for service that best meets your need.
Our administrative assistant, Kate Price, BS, is a certified medical billing professional, and keeps us on-track for all billing and data entry, as well as meeting other office needs.
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