Craig Gillett

JD, MFT

LifeSTEPS Founder & Board President

Craig is an attorney, educator and a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist living in Los Angeles. He has been involved with non-profit agencies since 1992, with a focus on homelessness, affordable housing for families and seniors, and mental health issues. At Antioch University Los Angeles, Craig was a core faculty member and the Director of Clinical Training in the Master’s Degree Program in Clinical Psychology. Currently, Craig is a faculty member at the Southern California Institute for Bioenergetic Analysis. Craig also maintains a small private psychotherapy practice in Los Angeles. Craig’s contributions to LifeSTEPS include the insistence on high quality service providers and case management services for every resident. Craig states, “we know from experience the crucial role that case management plays in stabilizing housing.  We value the bond of trust between service provider and resident, a human relationship of care with professional boundaries that often makes the difference between housing success and failure.”