DAVID LAWRENCE CENTER PROMOTES NANCY DAUPHINAIS TO CROSSROADS CLINICAL DIRECTOR

August 13th, 2015

Naples, Fl – The David Lawrence Center, Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit mental health and substance abuse treatment facility serving children, adults and families, is pleased to announce the promotion of Nancy Dauphinais to Crossroads Clinical Director. Dauphinais will now, in addition to providing clinical oversight to the Crossroads Substance Abuse Services Continuum which includes Adult Detoxification, Residential Treatment, Partial Hospitalization, Intensive Outpatient and After Care Services, manage the fiduciary and administrative functions of the continuum. As a Director, she is now a member of the Center’s senior management team.

Dauphinais earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Duke University where she graduated magna cum laude and her Master’s Degree in Counseling from Florida Gulf Coast University where she also graduated with honors. She is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and a Qualified Supervisor in the state of Florida.

Dauphinais began her career with the David Lawrence Center in 2005 as a Behavioral Health Technician in Acute Care Services. She was then promoted to an Emergency Services Clinician where she screened, assessed and triaged clients in crisis. Prior to her newest promotion to Clinical Director, Nancy served as the Crossroads Clinical Supervisor. In this position, she assisted in the coordination of the intake process and the implementation of evidence-based strategies to improve outcomes as well as patient satisfaction. As a member of the David Lawrence Center speaker’s bureau, Dauphinais also routinely provides educational presentations on a variety of mental health and substance abuse topics.

Due to her outstanding performance, professionalism and commitment to clients, Nancy was honored with the 2010 Direct Service Provider of the Year Award and the 2012 Leadership Award. In 2013, she was honored as David Lawrence Center’s Employee of the Year.

Dauphinais is an active member of the NAADAC—The Association for Addiction Professionals, Florida Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association, American Mental Health Counselors Association and Gulf Coast Mental Health Counselors, Inc.

David Lawrence Center is the Southwest Florida-based, not-for-profit leading provider of behavioral health solutions dedicated to inspiring and creating life-changing wellness for every individual. The Center provides innovative, comprehensive inpatient, outpatient, residential and community based prevention and treatment services for the one in four local children and adults who experience mental health, emotional, psychological and substance abuse challenges. David Lawrence Center has seven locations in Collier County and touches the lives of more than 50,000 people each year. For more information about David Lawrence Center call 239-455-8500 or visit www.DavidLawrenceCenter.org.

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