Behavioral Healthcare Corporation Mobile Social Rehabilitation Services

Donna Farmer - LPN

Activities Counselor

Donna has lived in Lancaster her entire life. She earned a nursing degree and LPN from the Lancaster County Career and Technology Center at Willow Street and completed course work at Millersville University. Before she came to work at BHC Donna worked in the in-patient unit at St. Joseph Hospital and Lancaster Regional Medical Center. She has been part of the Behavioral Healthcare Corporation team since 2002.

Donna is passionate about mental health and helping those in need of nursing care and support.

What would Donna tell a friend who was considering seeking mental health services?

“A process to achieve wellness is worth the time and effort.”

 

Jurema Silvas - Mobile Social Rehab

Jurema Morales - CNA

Activities Counselor

Jurema was born in San German, Puerto Rico. She came to Lancaster, PA in 1984. Jurema is a graduate of JP McCaskey High School and earned a CNA certification from Harrisburg Community College. Before joining BHC, she worked in a Community Residential Rehabilitation as  a program supervisor and in an Alzheimer’s unit. Jurema has been with Behavioral Healthcare Corporation since 2013.

Her areas of expertise include exploring social activities that encourage community integration.

What would she tell a friend who was considering seeking mental health services?

“Open up about problems you have and work on being open to suggestions. Therapy takes time so stick with it.”

Tom Scarcella

Mobile Social Rehibilitation Coordinator

Tom grew up in Bushkill, PA and the Scotland School for Veteran’s Children.

He attended East Stroudsburg and Mansfield State Colleges. Before joining Behavioral Healthcare Corporation in 2015, Tom worked at Polyclinic Medical Center, with Home Care Companies, and in the insurance industry.

Tom appreciates making the most of every opportunity in life and likes working where he can make a difference in people’s lives.

What would Tom tell a friend who was consideringseeking mental health services?

“Don’t be shy. Everyone has moments of need that experienced professionals are equipped to handle.”