In her role at Valley Health, Amy addresses patients’ behavioral health needs through evaluations, therapy sessions and the development of treatment plans, including referrals to Valley Health’s Medication Assisted Treatment program.
Amy completed a Master of Arts degree in Clinical Psychology from Marshall University in 2012 and is a licensed psychologist, an advanced alcohol and drug counselor (AADC), a master addiction counselor (MAC) and a substance abuse professional (SAP). She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with a minor in Sociology that she earned in 2003 from Marshall University.
Amy has 14 years of experience working in behavioral health in the Huntington area. She most recently served as an addictions therapist with Barboursville Behavioral Health. She previously worked at the Mildred Mitchell Bateman Hospital as a MICA therapist, meaning she worked with patients who have a dual diagnosis of a mental illness and a substance use disorder. She worked with Forensic Psychiatry, PLLC as their MAT program administrator and therapist before taking on a role as a psychometrician. Her background also includes time working for Huntington Treatment Center.
Amy is accepting new patients, and appointments can be scheduled by calling Valley Health – Highlawn at (304) 781-5138. The health center is located at 2585 Third Ave., Huntington, W.Va.