Crystal N. Cal, CRNP
Originally from Courtland, AL, Crystal Cal has been in the healthcare field for over a decade. She graduated from the University of Alabama in Huntsville with her Bachelor’s in Nursing in August 2013 and went on to the University of Alabama in Birmingham to obtain her Master’s in Nursing in August 2016. She also received board certification from the American Association of Nurse Practitioners in September 2016 as a Family Nurse Practitioner.
Bethany Craig, LICSW
After completing her B.A. in International Studies at the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2008, Bethany joined the Peace Corps and spent over two years overseas working in youth and community development. Bethany completed her Masters in Social Work at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke. Since entering the mental health field, she has provided in-home, office-based, and outpatient therapy in assisted living facilities, and has worked in acute inpatient hospital. She has experience working with families and individuals of all age groups and uses a variety of treatment approaches based on the needs of the person or family.
Amber R. Dallman, LICSW, PIP
Amber is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She has worked in the field since 2010, receiving her Masters of Social Work from the University of Wisconsin Madison in 2013. Amber started her career working in a non-secure facility for adolescents involved in the juvenile justice system in Madison, Wisconsin. Over the course of her career, Amber has worked with children and families in a variety of settings including home and community-based, outpatient treatment, and residential placement facilities. The focus of her career has been working with children and families in the foster care setting, development of parenting and family dynamics, and helping clients achieve person-centered goals. Amber’s approach to therapy is systems oriented, looking at not only the individual but also the environment and interpersonal relationships. Models of therapy most used include cognitive-behavioral, solution-focused, family systems, person - centered, and psycho education. Amber specializes in a variety of emotional and behavioral issues, such trauma issues, anxiety, depression, family system issues, ADHD, and Disruptive, Impulse Control and Conduct Disorders.
Julie Fisher Dean, LICSW, PIP
Julie received her Bachelor of Social Work degree from the University of North Alabama in 1992 and practiced primarily with children and at-risk families. In 2006, she began practicing in the field of adult mental health and after received her Master’s of Social Work degree from Alabama A&M University in 2008. Julie has over 20 years of experience in the mental health field and has treated all age groups. Most recently, Julie served as a therapist in an IOP program providing individual, family, and group therapy for those with substance abuse and other related issues. She utilizes a variety of treatment options and now serves as a therapist in the Muscle Shoals office treating adults, children, and adolescents.
Chasity Fortune, CRNP
Chase Fortune is a native North Alabamian that has been working professionally in the healthcare field for the past five years. Prior to pursuing a career in nursing, she graduated with honors from the University of Alabama in Huntsville with a Bachelor of Science in Biological Science. Chase had the opportunity to work as an intern with the University of Alabama in Birmingham School of Medicine at Huntsville as a future healthcare provider serving the underprivileged and rural population of Alabama. After graduating from the University of Alabama in Huntsville College of Nursing in 2013, she worked with cardiothoracic surgery patients at Huntsville Hospital as a Registered Nurse for over four years. Chase graduated with honors from the Family Nurse Practitioner program at the University of Alabama in Huntsville in December of 2017, and is board certified through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. During her graduate training, she worked with pediatric and gerontology patients in rural Alabama, treating both medical and psychiatric conditions.
Ryan Freeman, LICSW
Ryan is an Alabama native who has been in the healthcare field since 2007. He received his Master of Social Work degree from the University of Alabama in 2007. His experience includes working with all age groups, both outpatient and inpatient facilities, including Bryce Hospital. He provided various treatment approaches to those with varying diagnosis, including depression, anxiety disorders, ADHD, adjustment concerns, and crisis intervention.
Jason Gladden, LPC
Jason Gladden has been working in Community Mental Health since 1998. He has experience with serious mental illness, geriatrics, personality disorders, family therapy, and life and stress management. He is a native of North Alabama, completed his Master’s degree at Jacksonville State University and is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Alabama.
Sharon R. Goe, LPC
A native of Newark, New Jersey, Sharon Goe moved to Hartselle, AL in 1984 and has stayed in AL ever since. She graduated from Calhoun Community College, Athens State College, and the University of Alabama in Birmingham. She has twenty years of wide-ranging experience in the field of mental health with knowledge in treating sexual abuse, severe illness, depression, and anxiety. Sharon Goe primarily practices in our new Decatur outpatient facility.
Crystal Taylor Gray, MA, LPC
Crystal is a graduate of UNA with a Master's degree in Counseling and is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She worked primarily with children from 1996 to 2007 and has worked with adults since 2007. Crystal has a varied background in the counseling field; working as an Education Specialist at the Northwest Alabama Children's Advocacy Center (now the Cramer Children's Center) in Florence, Alabama and a Case Manager and Outpatient Therapist at Wellstone Behavioral Health in Huntsville, North Central Mental Health in Hamilton and at the Athens-Limestone Counseling Center. She has treated an assortment of disorders including ADHD, depression, trauma and symptoms of psychosis.
Eboni Hart, CRNP
Eboni Hart is an Alabama native that has been in the healthcare field since 2010. She completed her Master of Science in Nursing at Purdue Global University in the summer of 2018. Her experience includes, ICU, med surge, and LTAC nursing. She has a special interest in dementia patients but has experience in all populations.
Tina Jones-Davis, MSW, LICSW, PIP, Director of Counseling Services
Tina has worked in the field of social services since 1997. She has extensive experience working with children, adolescents, adults, and geriatric patients in both inpatient and outpatient settings. She is a graduate of the Alabama A&M University holding a Master's degree in Social Work. She became a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in 2010. Tina provides therapy for patients in the Decatur office, and also in facilities in Moulton, Decatur, and the Tuscumbia.
Sabra K. Keenum, MA, LPC
Sabra is a graduate of UNA with a master’s degree in Counseling, is a Licensed Professional Counselor, and serves as IBH's Director of Marketing. She has worked in aging services since 1996, and serves as a community educator, often speaking on issues related to aging, specifically Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. Sabra has extensive experience in community mental health, inpatient geriatric psychiatry, and outpatient counseling, currently providing counseling services in IBH's outpatient offices and onsite in facilities as needed.
Brittany Kesten, CRNP
Brittany Kesten is an Alabama native and has been working in the mental health field since 2016. She began her healthcare career working as a Registered Nurse on an inpatient behavioral health unit and graduated with her Master’s of Science in Nursing from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in August 2018. She is certified as a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. She has experience working with all age groups in both inpatient and outpatient settings.
Krystina McAllister, LICSW
Krystina has been working in mental health since obtaining a Master’s in Social Work from the University of Alabama in 2014. She has experience working with a wide spectrum of age groups including children, adolescents, and families in a variety of settings. She has a passion for treating trauma and adjustment issues within all age groups. She has specialized training in trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy(CBT) and utilizes a range of methods to assist patients in overcoming challenges and reaching their full potential.
Leah McCollins, LPC
Leah McCollins was born in Alabama. She has been working in the field of therapy since 1996.She completed her Associate’s degree in physical therapy and worked in the field for over 15 years. She later completed her Bachelor’s in criminal justice and her Master’s in counseling at Faulkner University. She has been working as a children’s therapist since 2013. Leah also has significant experience and is passionate in the area of addiction.
Jasmine McKinley, MSN, PMHNP-BC
Jasmine is a native of Alabama and has been in the healthcare field since 2014, starting as a patient care technician. She received her Bachelor of Nursing from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) in 2015 and continued on to receive her Master of Science in Nursing also from UAB in 2017. Jasmine is board certified in psychiatry through the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Jasmine has built a solid foundation of experience in mental health through her work on inpatient psychiatric units at UAB to include residential/long-term adolescent unit, acute adult unit and acute adolescent unit. Additionally, she has cared for our nation's veterans at the Birmingham Department of Veteran Affairs where she managed the healthcare needs of outpatient clients. With targeted populations, Jasmine cares for children through adult clients with depression, anxiety, PTSD, ADD/ADHD, bipolar and schizophrenia.
Amanda N. Morgan, CRNP
Amanda has extensive experience in behavioral mental health and nursing. She has worked in a variety of settings including hospitals, outpatient medical clinics, home health, hospice, and skilled care facilities. She received her Master of Science degree in Nursing from Samford University in 2010 and became certified that same year. She is a member of the Honor Society of Nursing-Sigma Theta Tau International.
Robin A. Pack, CRNP
Robin began working in the healthcare field in 1997 as a licensed social worker. She completed her Associate of Science degree in Nursing in 2009 at Northeast Alabama Community College and Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Jacksonville State University in 2010. Her nursing experience includes: ICU, Hospice, Adult and Geriatric Inpatient Behavioral Health and Case Management. She received her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and Family Nurse Practitioner.
LaQuadria Robinson, MSN, PMHNP-BC
LaQuadria Robinson has been in healthcare since 2015. At an early age, she became very passionate about mental health and helping others. Consequently, LaQuadria graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Nursing and a Master’s of Science degree in Nursing. She received her board certification from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in 2017 as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. Since 2015 and while completing her Master’s of Science degree, LaQuadria worked as a registered nurse on multiple types of units including a medical psychiatric floor for adults, geriatric patients, children and in our prison systems. Although she loves working with all age groups, LaQuadria is particularly interested in the geriatric population.
Lauren P. Ross, CRNP
Lauren Ross is a Texas native mental health provider who recently obtained her Master of Science in Nursing degree from the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at this same institution in December of 2010. Her nursing experience is primarily in the outpatient setting treating anxiety disorders, attention deficit disorders, manic depressive disorders, mood disorders, depression, and stress management.
Andrea Shoemaker, LICSW, PIP
Andrea earned her Bachelor’s in Social Work in 2001 from the University of West Florida and her Master's in Social Work from Florida State in 2009. While residing in Florida, she spent 15 years working at an inpatient setting for chronically mentally ill adults. She was employed as a Military and Family Life Counselor in Florida providing supportive counseling to military children and their families. Andrea also served a brief stint at a Florida Correctional Facility performing assessments and providing crisis intervention. Since returning to Alabama in 2015, Andrea has worked with a Geriatric population on an outpatient basis providing group therapy and individual counseling addressing depression, anxiety, dementia and challenges related to end stages of life.
Cinthia K. Smith, LICSW, PIP
Cinthia Smith has worked as a Master’s Level Social Worker/Therapist since 2005. She started with juvenile offenders in 2005, both male and female. She then began working with seriously mentally ill adults with a large variety of mental health issues. She holds both a LICSW and PIP license and has experience with all age groups.
Deborah Tyson, CRNP
Deborah Tyson is an Alabama native that has been in the healthcare field since Spring, 2010. She completed her Master of Science at the University of South Alabama in Mobile in the fall of 2018. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau and Golden Key Honor Societies. Her experience includes working with all age groups as a registered nurse and six plus years of working with the geriatric population affected by memory, mood, and psychotic orders.
Kasey W. West, LICSW, PIP
Kasey is a 2011 graduate of the University of Alabama with Master’s degree in Social Work. Kasey has six years of experience working with children, adolescents, adults, and geriatric patients in both outpatient and inpatient settings. She utilizes cognitive behavioral therapy, trauma-focused CBT and EMDR techniques to provide counseling services in an open-minded, empathetic environment.
Kerri L. Wiley, CRNP
Kerry Wiley has been in the healthcare field since 1999, primarily in Georgia. Initially she started out as a Certified Nursing Assistant and worked in a long-term care facility for five years before moving on to the title of Registered Nurse, then Family Nurse Practitioner. She has been working as a Family Nurse Practitioner since 2010 and received examiner certification for the Department of Transportation in April of 2013. She also received certification as a Fundamental Critical Care Support Provider in June of 2015. She currently holds certification through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Her experience spans all age groups, and she is actively pursuing licensure in Tennessee to further expand her availability to provide quality patient care.
Juliet L. Wise, LICSW, PIP
Juliet Wise has worked in the social service field for over ten years and has served in several capacities including substance abuse, foster care, adoptions, adult and geriatric care. She completed her Master’s Degree in Social Work at The University of Maryland in Baltimore and her Bachelor of Social Work at Oakwood University in Huntsville. Juliet has experience that includes working with all age groups, but has a special interest in adolescents, women’s issue and sexual abuse and its impact on the patient. She practices in the Madison outpatient clinic and exercises her experience in women’s issues, sexual abuse, codependency and life management.