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15E_1965Renee Touhey-Childress, LCSW
Executive Director
603-742-4289, ext. 12

Renee received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Social Work from Wheelock College. In 2012 she became a Licensed Certified Social Worker. Since graduating, Renee spent some time as a Residential Therapist for adolescent males before moving on as the Clinical Supervisor at an intensive foster care agency in Massachusetts. Renee spent four years as the Clinical supervisor before being promoted to Program Director, a position she held for three years before coming to Dover Children’s Home.  Renee has worked at Dover Children’s Home as the Executive Director since 2015.   To read the entire Fosters Daily Democrat article regarding her transition into this position, please click here.

Melissa Royer         
Program Director
DCH Logo 01603-742-4289, ext. 13

Melissa joined the Dover Children’s Home treatment team as the Program Director in May of 2016.

Joanne Devlin, MA, LCMHC
Clinical Director
603-742-4289, ext. 15

Joanne received her Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from Antioch University and has extensive postgraduate training and experience in trauma recovery and family systems.  She is a licensed therapist and has provided individual, family, and group therapy in the Seacoast area for over 15 years, in addition to having over a decade of experience as an educator. Joanne believes strongly that family involvement is central to a child’s success.  She encourages a spirit of courage, compassion, and creativity in supporting a child and family’s commitment to change.