For over seventeen years, Regina Roberts has helped clients of all ages work through their toughest problems and recognize their true potential. Her warm, friendly style makes her easy to talk to; with many clients describing her as open, energetic, hard-working, humorous, and caring. Her clinical expertise and down to earth personality keeps her work focused on the most important issues you and your family members face. Regina has expertise in addictions, anxiety, depression, marital/family therapy, parenting, children & teens, behavioral problems, co-dependency, divorce, blended families, and bereavement. Regina's north Knoxville office, located less than a mile from an interstate exit, is geared toward privacy by having a seperate entrance and exit from her office and her appointments are scheduled so that clients USUALLY have the waiting room to themselves. Regina offers late evening appointments and some Saturday afternoon appointments.
Regina's Work History:
Licensed EAP Contractor, Workplace Counciling & Assessment Services. 8 years.
Onsite EAP Counselor, Levi Strauss & Co. Powell, TN. 2.5 years.
Private Practitioner, Psychological Services. Knoxville, TN. 9 years.
EAP Counselor, Cariten Healthcare, Cariten ASSIST. Knoxville, TN. 5 years.
EAP Counselor, Blount Memorial Hospital, CONCERN. Maryville, TN. 2 years.
Director of Family Therapy, Baptist Hospital of Roane County, Stop Unit. Rockwood, TN. 1.5 years.
Family Therapist, Oaks of St.Mary's. Knoxville, TN. 4 months.
Counselor/Weekend Manager, Oaks of St.Mary's. Knoxville, TN. 1 year.
Independent Contractor, Child and Family Services. Knoxville, TN. 1.5 years.
Outpatient Therapist, Child and Family Services, University of Tennessee Social Work Practicum. Knoxville, TN. 1 year.
Outpatient Counselor/Case Manager, Peninsula Psychiatric Hospital. Knoxville, TN. 4 years.
Regina's Certifications and Licenses:
LADAC - Licensed Alcohol and Other Addictions Counselor for the State of Tennessee, 1990
MAC - Nationally Certified Master Addictions Counselor, 1991
LCSW - Licensed Clinical Social Worker, 1993
CEAP - Nationally Certified Employee Assistance Professional, 1995
LEAP - State of Tennessee License as Employee Assistance Professional, 1996
QSAP - Qualified Substance Abuse Professional (Department of Transportation)
Regina's Professional Memberships:
TAADAS - Tennessee Alcohol and Drug Association
NASW - National Association of Social Workers
NAADAC - National Association for Addiction Professionals
EAPA - Employee Assistance Professional Association
ICISF - International Critical Incident Stress Foundation
EDCT - Eating Disorders Coalition of Tennessee
Department of Transportation SAP Credentials:
Licensed/Certified Social Worker
Licensed/Certified Employee Assistance Professional
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor, certified by NAADAC
University of Tennessee-Knoxville
MSSW, Master of Science in Social Work , Psychotherapy , 1990 — 1992
Four Years Intensive Graduate Level Training in Group Psychotherapy by Clinical Psychologist/ UTK Professor, Kenneth Newton, PhD and Joyce Robinson-Diftler, LCSW. Also Facilitated undergraduate human relations groups with clinical supervision.
- Activities and Societies:
- Earned State License as Addiction Counselor in 1990 through TADA (Tennessee Alcohol and Drug counselors Association).
Co-Founder of East Tennessee Person Centered Association. Hosted national conference for the ADPCA- National Association of the Development of the Person, 1992 at Maryville College.
University of Tennessee-Knoxville
Bachelor of Arts , Psychology , 1980 — 1986
Two years of intensive Group Psychotherapy Training Taught by Kenneth Newton, PHD Clinical Psychology Professor at UTK and Joyce Robinson-Diftler, LCSW