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Meet the Team

Telberth Forde
Executive Director
Phone: (518) 810-8535 EXT 103
Cell Phone: (518) 419 7572

Thesilka Forde
Associate Executive Director of Operations
Phone: (518) 810-8535 EXT 104
Cell Phone: (518) 419 2354

Frank F. Houser Jr
Community Habilitation Manger
Phone: (518) 810-8535 EXT 108
Cell Phone: (518) 390-8492

Frank is the Community Habilitation Manager at Creative Living Solutions Inc. Frank is a United States Marine Corps Veteran and holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology. He has been with Creative Living Solutions Inc. since 2019 and strives to promote an emotion focused approach to his work. Through emotion regulation and nervous system awareness Frank believes that any human being can thrive in their community. Frank has two kids and his wife, Ashley, contributes to his work by providing early childhood and special education perspectives and tools. Honorably discharged from the military in 2016 as a Sergeant of Marines, Frank was awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement medal, Good Conduct Medal, and Combat Action Ribbon (among others). At the College of Saint Rose, Frank won two research awards, received a research grant, contributed to medical research, presented his research on Love at two Eastern Psychological Association conferences, and graduated Summa Cum Laude. Frank's work is [trauma] informed by his belief, research, and emerging evidence that Love is at the core of every human being and a good life can be discovered by understanding and embracing the neurobiological responses of the self and others.