Meet Shangri-La's outpatient mental health team.
|Alicia Myers, MS CMHC, QMHP|
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Alicia Myers is currently Shangri-La's mental health therapist. She has a master's degree in clinical mental health counseling with a specialization in trauma and crisis management. She is currently working on her hours towards licensure. Alicia is also a certified trainer for Collaborative Problem Solving.
|Cynthia Shaver, LPC, NCC|
Cynthia is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Oregon, with a Master's Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Cynthia has a wide degree of training and experience using different treatment modalities in the areas of: Forensic Psychology and Pre-Commitment services, risk assessments, working with the Severe and Persistent Mentally Ill, individual, couples and family counseling. Cynthia also has experience teaching undergrad psychology courses as an adjunct instructor.
Jessica is an ANCC Board Certified Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with several years prescribing experience in community mental health.
Tyler is a Behavior Consultant with Shangri-La. He has an undergraduate degree in community health education. Passionate about helping others, Tyler provides a variety of services that help improve social functioning, enhance independence and engage in productive activities.
As a behavior consultant, Hannah works with individuals with development disabilities and/or mental health diagnoses to help create support documents and techniques for teams to use that explain how best to assist the individual in their daily lives. Hannah is a certified THERAP trainer as well as instructor candidate for the Oregon Intervention System (OIS). Hannah holds a bachelor degree in psychology.
Joel has over 10 years of experience supporting people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, both adults and adolescents. Joel is also a certified Oregon Intervention System(OIS) instructor. Joel approaches his work with the philosophy of helping individuals not just live independent lives, but to live rich, full, meaningful lives.
LaJeana has over two decades of experience in the human services field. She has worked with Alzheimer's patients, managed residential treatment homes, and helped launch Shangri-La's independent living services and rental assistance programs.
Straight from the Digital World, Curtis Brown serves as our Software Administrator. He has an undergraduate degree in psychology, as well as professional experience in both higher education administration and digital application development.
Emily has extensive experience working with underprivileged youth and families, assisting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and/or mental health diagnoses, teaching classes about positive behavior supports, and working alongside people we serve to create support plans that help them thrive. Emily is passionate about helping youth who have endured traumatic experiences throughout their lifetime.