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Dr. Audra Kaplan

Camp Ramah Darom
Director of Camper Care Director, Tikvah Support Program
As director of the Ramah Darom Tikvah Support Program, Audra enjoys blending her love of camp and her passion for Judaism with her experience and knowledge as a clinical psychologist. She has been involved in day and residential camp programs, as a camper, counselor, educator and director her entire life. Prior to joining the Ramah Darom family, she was the camp director of Camp Firefly, a day and overnight camp program of the Jewish Child and Family Services of Chicago. Audra's clinical career has enabled her to provide individual, family and group psychotherapy; psychological assessments; supervision and training of graduate students; workshops on clinical supervision; camp consultation; and consultation services to schools and early childhood programs.She has consulted around issues of inclusion of children with developmental and social disorders. Audra received a bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan and a doctorate of clinical psychology from The Illinois School of Professional Psychology in 1996. She has also worked with Jewish Child and Family Services since 1997.  Audra has four awesome children (all third generation Ramahniks!) and a private practice in clinical psychology in Chicago.