Karen Ackerman is one of the Admission Counselors on the Renaissance Campus. Karen received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Prior to her role as an Admission Counselor, Karen had been employed as a Clinical Case manager at BryLin Hospital’s Outpatient Program in Williamsville, NY from 1992-2003. Previous to that, Karen was employed as a Clinical Case Manager at BryLin Hospitals Inpatient Chemical Dependency Facility for adolescents in Alden, NY from 1987-1992. Preceding her work at BryLin Hospitals, Karen was employed by Spectrum Human Services as a Case Manager for their outpatient services for addiction working with adolescents and adults. She is a Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor Level 2.