Staff

  • Mary Kautzer, Clinical Director – Mary has been responsible for program operations at David’s Harp since July 1, 1982.  She is a Licensed, Clinical Social Worker with a Master’s degree in Social work in 1982 from Portland State University.  She oversees administrative and fiscal duties of the program, and clinical programming in tandem with the Program Manager at David’s Harp.  As the Clinical Director of one of Cascadia Behavioral Heathcare’s Health Care Centers in SE Portland, she also supervises the leadership team of program managers who oversee on-site mental health, addictions and intensive case management services.
  • Amy Driscoll, Program Manager – Amy is a board certified music therapist who holds a Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy from Marylhurst University.  Before coming to David’s Harp in 2014, she completed her clinical internship with Earthtones Music Therapy Services and worked at a residential facility for youth with mental health challenges.  As a Portland native and outdoor enthusiast, Amy also enjoys going on walks and gardening with clients at David’s Harp.

From Our Members

A member shares what he likes most about working in the garden at David’s Harp:

“I like the real beautiful flowers and all the different colors of the flowers and planting things. It makes me feel wonderful; it is wonderful for you, too, and for everybody.”

Happenings at the Harp

David's Harp is gearing up for gardening season! Generous vegetable starts and flower donations from The Portland Nursery are currently being planted by members.

Get Involved!

David's Harp is currently seeking donations of arts and music supplies for our Art and Music Therapy classes. We accept all donations but have a particular need for the following: hand drums, fabric scraps, colored paper, regular paper, paints, brushes air-dry clays, recycled goods, sewing materials, beads, adhesives, markers, and embellishments such as feathers and glitter. At David’s Harp we appreciate the little things and make the most out of everything! Please contact us for more information.

Volunteer Spotlight

Betty Kennedy has volunteered and served as a David’s Harp Board Member since it was founded in 1978, over 30 years ago!

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