Warren County Learning Center

Mike Bidwell
Mike Bidwell

Alisha DeanAlisha Dean

Elaine Nichols
Elaine Nichols

Ryan FesslerRyan Fessler

Mike Bidwell, Director of Social Emotional Learning Programs
Mike.Bidwell@warrencountyesc.com

Alisha Dean, Supervisor (Laura Farrell Campus)
Alisha.Dean@warrencountyesc.com
Phone:  937-746-1969

Elaine Nichols, Supervisor (St. Mary Campus)
Elaine.Nichols@warrencountyesc.com
Phone:  937-746-1969

Ryan Fessler, Assistant Supervisor
Ryan.Fessler@warrencountyesc.com
Phone:  937-746-1969


Located at the Warren County Learning Center (Laura Farrell), 513 Park Avenue, Franklin OH  45005
St. Mary Campus, 24 West First Street, Franklin OH 45005

The program collaborates with school districts to meet the needs of students that present with intensive mental health needs that require specialized and focused intervention and supports.  The Learning Center Campuses are staffed with professionals that deliver quality services to our students and families which emphasizes mental and psychiatric health, speech and language pathology, emotional regulation, behavior coaching, physical therapy, occupatinal therapy, nursing and mindfulness.  Students at the Learning Center receive both individual and group based therapy from licensed mental health therapists.

The focus for our students is to teach them the life and social skills needed to be happy and contributing members of society.  Our goals is to help students build these skills and then focus on transitioning back to their home school setting.