Expert Witness No.2700VirginiaEducation
The American Academy of Clinical Sexologists
Doctorate in Clinical Sexology, 2007
Clinical Social Work Institute, Washington, D. C.
PhD Program in Clinical Social Work, 2003-‘04
Norfolk State University, Norfolk, Virginia
DSW Program in Social Work, 1995
Norfolk State University
Masters, Social Work, 1992
Combined Army Training Center
United States Army, Europe & 7th Army , 1987-88
Albany State University, Albany Georgia
BA, Sociology, 1982Professional Experience
Director Coordinator Supervisor of largest military veterans substance abuse program
Rated 1st in nation in substance abuse follow-up and aftercare.
Clinical Director, therapeutic options, legal forensics & training consultants
Provide direct and lateral supervision to: two (2) Psychiatrists, two (2) Social Workers,
one (1) Nurse Practitioner, one (1) Occupational Therapist Assistant, twelve (12) Addiction Therapists, Medical, Doctoral and Master Level Student Interns.
Coordinator of the substance abuse continuum of care monitor for mental health and behavioral sciences in psychiatry
Primary provider for military sexual trauma (psycho-education, group counseling, individual and family counseling)
Plan, develop, implement ongoing administrative and clinical management of all psychiatry substance abuse programs hospital wide (In all segments of Substance Abuse Treatment, intensive, residential, vocational, aftercare and buprenorphine).
Provide counseling services to both sexual offenders and victims of domestic violence. assist Director of Psychiatry service in special projects and development of new product lines
Assess, Identify and develop training for substance abuse personnel and conduct staff education; supervise all addiction therapists, rehabilitation technicians and clinical staff
Provide substance abuse services to specialized populations: spinal cord injury and other physical disabilities, elderly, family members, severe and chronic mental illness and post-traumatic stress disorder-combat related or sexual trauma.
Oversee the development and implementation of treatment plans specific to the identified needs of the individual patients within substance abuse treatment
programs and substance abuse vocational employment program
Furnish direct care, when necessary, with difficult or problematic patients.
Responsible for all leadership, organization and management of psychotherapeutic components of assigned rehabilitative programs
Responsible for all day to day operations of Substance Abuse Treatment Program in Mental HealthLicense - Credentials - Certifications:
2007: Adjunct Professor In NSU Master’s Degree In Social Work (MSW) program
2007: Member American Academy of Clinical Sexologists
2007: Member American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapist
2007: Certified Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
2006: Certified Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
2006: American Board of Sexology (ABS) Certified Diplomate Clinical Sexology
2006: ABS Certified Sex Therapist
2001: Virginia State Certified Supervisor for Clinical Social Work License (LCSW)
2000: Mediator-Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Hampton, Virginia
1996: Adjunct Professor MSW Program
1996: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
1994: Certified, Military Sexual Trauma Provider
1988: Professional Clinical Certification, Substance Abuse
1988: Advanced Family-Counseling Skills D/A, Certificate
1987: Advanced Counseling Skills D/A, Certificate
1987: Advanced Individual Counseling Skills D/A, CertificateProfessional Affiliations:
Member VA Social Workers
Member American Board of Clinical Sexologist (ABS)
Member, American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT)
Member, National Association of Social Work (NASW)
Member, National Black Counselors Association (NBAC)
Member, Professional Counselors Association
Member, Zeta Phi Beta Sorority
Member, 820th Air force/Army Spouse Club
President, Social Work Class, 1992
Member National Recovery Committee for "My Healthy Vet"
Member VISN Sub-council Committee for SUD monitor
Member, Military Sexual Trauma Team
Narcotic Inspector at Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Chair, National Alcohol and Drug Recovery, MHBH 2005
Field supervisor for graduate and under-graduate level social work students from
Norfolk State University, Leo College, Old Dominion University, Christopher Newport University, Thomas Nelson Community College and Virginia Commonwealth University.
Member Entertainment Industry CouncilCommunity and VAMC Involvement:
Committee For Substance Abuse Member (MADD, SADD and DARE)
Community Task force on Domestic Violence and Substance Abuse.
National Learning Recovery Task Force for military veterans with dual diagnosis member.Presentations, Workshops and SeminarsAvailable upon RequestResearch ProjectsAvailable upon Request