Ms. Samantha Roche, M.S.
At the heart of Samantha's pursuits lies her unwavering passion for the mental well-being of children and youth. She firmly believes that young minds, often faced with distinct challenges, deserve dedicated support to help them navigate life. Samantha's devotion stems from her vision to empower children with coping strategies, problem-solving abilities, and impactful communication skills.
Her extensive involvement with the youth is evident through her roles in various esteemed organizations. With the Baltimore County Youth Ballet in Pikesville, MD, she demonstrated leadership as both Administrative and Artistic Director for the Lower Level. At Coppermine Fieldhouse, Baltimore, Samantha spearheaded gymnastics and dance curricula, covering genres from ballet to Acro/gym for young aspirants. Further, her tenure at A Step Ahead Dance Center in White Marsh saw her sculpting dance programs and assessments that magnified the rhythmic abilities of budding dancers aged 4-9.Delving into her academic credentials, Samantha holds a master's degree in Psychology from Lynn University in Boca Raton, FL.
Currently, she is on her journey towards a doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Stevenson University. A testament to her academic prowess, Samantha has been honored with the Order of Omega, Alpha Phi Sigma, Psi Chi, and the Outstanding Student Leader Award. Additionally, she has enriched her academic journey with research stints as a psychology research assistant at both Towson and Stevenson Universities.