Lynelle Czarnecki is a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist. Lynelle currently is one of the staff Recreational Therapists and Co-Chairman of the Center’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee at the Linder Center of HOPE. She received her Bachelors in Recreational Studies with a concentration in Therapeutic Recreation from Ohio University.

Lynelle has been a practicing Recreational Therapist for over 27 years with the majority of her career in the field of psychiatry. She has worked at Drake Center, Deaconess Hospital’s Older Adult Mental Health Unit, and the University of Cincinnati Medical Center’s departments of inpatient psychiatry and psychiatric emergency services. Lynelle has worked with the Linder Center of HOPE for over 2 years. She currently works with adults on the inpatient units and the residential units at the Linder Center.