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Ginny Mills, MAEd, LPC-S, LCAS, LPC-S, CSI – Founder & Clinical Director

  • Administrative & clinical leadership for all operations
  • Counseling with adults, adolescents, parents and relapse prevention groups
  • Interventionist using the Love First model of care
  • Wake Forest University graduate, MAEd in Community Counseling (’96) and BA (’85)
  • Prior service on the NC Substance Abuse Professional Practice Board
  • Licensed Professional Counselor – Supervisor (#2943)
  • Licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist (#1426)
  • Certified Clinical Supervisor – Intern (#4433)
  • Tier 5 Clinician
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Reneé Colclough Hinson, PhD

  • Part-time psychologist at our Winston-Salem office
  • Specializes in binge eating disorder and food addictions
  • Treats adults and adolescents to help clients understand the core issues associated with their “use” of food to self-medicate and soothe
  • Tier 4 Clinician
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Ann Dixon Coppage, MAEd, LPC, LCPS, NCC – Part Time Counselor at Winston-Salem Office

  • Counseling with adults, parents and couples from a person-centered approach
  • Credentialed and skilled at using EMDR and hypnosis as aids to the therapeutic process
  • Wake Forest University graduate, MAEd in Counseling (’80)
  • Prior service on the Board of Directors of Trinity Center, Inc.
  • Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor (#S521)
  • License Professional Counselor in PA (#PC006594)
  • License Clinical Professional Counselor in MD (#LC4843)
  • Certified by the National Board of Certified Counselors (#03309)
  • Member of American Counselor Association
  • Tier 4 Clinician
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Regina Abdou, MA, LPC, LCAS-A, CSAPC  – Part Time Counselor at Winston-Salem Office

  • Somatic Experiencing Practitioner in Training
  • Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist
  • Counseling for adults, adolescents, couples and families
  • Special emphasis on working with clients affected by substance use disorders, grief and trauma
  • License Professional Counselor in North Carolina (#12211)
  • University of Notre Dame graduate, M.A, Counseling Psychology
  • Licensed Clinical Addictions Specialist – Associate (#22374)
  • Certified Substance Abuse Counselor (#22300)
  • Certified Substance Abuse Prevention Consultant (#20288)
  • Tier 4 Clinician
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Chase Salmons, LPC-A, LCAS-A – Full-Time Counselor in our Winston-Salem office

  • MA, Counseling, Wake Forest University (2016)
  • Staff counselor providing individual counseling to adolescents, emerging adults, and parents
  • Specializes in Motivational Interviewing, career counseling, and addictions recovery
  • Co-facilitates Relapse Prevention Groups alongside Ginny Mills and Jimmy Tunstall
  • Receives weekly supervision under Ginny Mills as part of LPC and LCAS licensure
  • Tier 3 Clinician
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Jaime C. Robertson, MSW, LCSW  – Part Time Counselor at Winston-Salem Office

  • Counseling with adults, adolescents, DBT clients, and LGBTQ population
  • Provides crisis intervention support for families concerned about a family member’s self-destructive behavior
  • Co-facilitates Dialectical Behavioral Therapy group weekly
  • North Carolina A&T University and University of North Carolina at Greensboro graduate, Joint Master of Social Work (’02)
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (C007582)
  • Tier 3 Clinician
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Beth Howard, MS, LPCA – Part-Time Counselor in Raleigh office

  • MS, Mental Health Counseling, Pace University University-Pleasantville (2013)
  • LCAS-A Applicant
  • Staff counselor providing individual counseling to children, adolescents, parents, and monitored professionals
  • Specializes in addiction, grief and loss utilizing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Person-Centered Therapy
  • Incorporates Play Therapy when working with children and families
  • Facilitates relapse prevention groups for monitored professionals and young women alongside Ginny Mills 
  • Received weekly supervision under Ginny Mills as part of LPC and LCAS licensure
  • Tier 3 Clinician
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Jimmy Tunstall, CSACI, CPSS – Full Time Counselor in our Winston-Salem office

  • Substance abuse counseling & recovery coaching with adults and LGBT clients
  • Co-facilitates Dialectical Behavioral Therapy group weekly
  • Started his recovery in 1998 and draws on his own experiencesto encourage others through his joy, humor and enthusiasm for recovery
  • Trained in the Gorski Replapse Prevention Model with founder Terry Gorski
  • Tier 2 Clinician
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David Spillman, CSAC – Intensive Outpatient Program Counselor

  • Develops, leads, and facilitates the Full Life Intensive Outpatient Program
  • Counseling with adults, adolescents, and IOP clients
  • Started his recovery in 1992 and uses empathy, passion and patience to serve those suffering from addiction
  • Prior service as Regional Representative for North Carolina Association of Alcohol Residential Facilities
  • Tier 2 Clinician
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Susan Avery – Office Manager

  • Full-time billing support, based in Winston-Salem but supporting Winston-Salem & Raleigh clients
  • Grove City College graduate, BA in Psychology (’72)
  • Active member of the Winston-Salem Symphony Corale and professional musician
  • Handles billing, superbills and medical records for both the Winston-Salem & Raleigh offices
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Charlie Lawson – Recovery Coach

  • Provides recovery coaching services to clients at the Winston-Salem office
  • Assists in client monitoring programs
  • Got sober in 2012 and draws upon his experiences to help clients to achieve their goals in sobriety
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Casey Sawyer – Recovery Coach

  • Recovery Coach at Winston-Salem office
  • Pursuing her CSAC
  • Sober since 2013 and does work with the young sober population in Winston-Salem and Greensboro

Cristina Mounts – Client Services Representative

  • Full-time administrative support for scheduling clients and customer service
  • Chief cat herder and team cheerleader :-)