STC Addiction Free



University of the Rockies – Denver, Colorado - Master’s Degree Graduated 2015 Mental Health Administration & Psychology

Circleville Bible College - Circleville, Ohio - Bachelor’s Degree Graduated 2005 Psychology/Religion/Chemical Dependency Counseling Cum Laude

Certified Addictions Professional C.A.P. - Received 2013 - Expires 6/2019

State of Ohio LCDCIII - Hold status


  • Oversaw the implementation of opening addiction agency with Dr. Cooper of Cooper Chiropractic. Implemented and completed documentation for licensure of new agency through DCF, while preparing client documentation, policy and procedures, became certified as MRT trainer for drug court client substance abuse treatment.
  • Provide treatment, counseling to adult drug court substance abuse clients. Served as an advocate and liaison on behalf of adult clients with community providers including parole/probation, child welfare, corrections, and dependency court as needed.
  • Provide treatment, counseling to juvenile mental health and substance abuse clients.
  • Oversaw both the juvenile and adult drug court programs, as well as, providing supervision for the drug court counselors and staff. Conducted and monitored psychosocial evaluations, intake & discharge documentation, as well as, providing supervised GAIN & GPRA evaluations for juveniles. Additionally, provided individual & group counseling for both mental health and substance abuse through juvenile drug court and adult day/night outpatient treatment. Made clinical decisions, charting, billing and guidance to staff.
  • Substance abuse counseling for families, as well as, a community advocate connecting families with community resources.
  • Provided individual & group counseling for inmates who were participating in the Department of Corrections work release program.


  • Coordinating, conducting and monitoring adult and juvenile assessments, treatment planning and aftercare for clients in substance abuse, mental health, Department of Corrections, & Department of Juvenile Justice.
  • Assist the interdisciplinary team staff in juvenile psychiatric residential dual diagnosis facility, Department of Corrections, dependency, legal, Department of Children & Families, adolescent behavioral centers and juvenile psychiatric hospital to insure optimal patient care is delivered.
  • Completion of effective & timely written documentation.
  • Proficient in all components of Microsoft Office, WRIMS system with department of corrections, Lauris, FSFN, Credible, Norchem and a variety of electronic clinical and medical documentation databases.
  • Chairperson of the Opioid Education and Prevention Sub-Committee of the Brevard County TIP (Together in Partnership) program. Volunteer as the parent/community liaison in the fight against the opioid epidemic.