Patrice is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Certified Advanced Addictions and Drug Counselor. She earned both her bachelor’s and master’s of Social Work degrees from Grand Valley State University.
Before coming to Pine Rest, Patrice worked extensively in community mental health, with adults and older adults diagnosed with chronic mental illness and co-occurring disorders. Patrice has case manager experience providing individual and group therapy to assist and encourage individuals as they work to build healthy life habits and achieve positive goals. Patrice also has considerable experience working with adults struggling with substance abuse issues or who may be involved in the criminal justice system.