JOYCE ANDERSON, BA, CADC- Office Manager/Behavioral Health Specialist
802-772-0700 ext. 102
Joyce Anderson is a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor specializing in individual, groups, and family therapy with Substance Abuse.
With over twenty years’ experience as a substance abuse clinician, and as a graduate of Johnson State College specializing in Psychology, she brings with her experience and knowledge in all areas of the addiction field. She has worked in an inpatient facility for ten years, outpatient facility for four years and with students in a school setting for five years. Her combination of the different milieus gives her the versatility of working with many individuals that are having substance abuse issues. She has been currently serving as private practitioner now for over six years, working with a broad spectrum of clients.
In addition to being a prominent clinical therapist, Joyce has taught classes at the New England School of Addiction Studies for seven years.
Joyce is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
Bachelors of Arts specializing in Psychology
License, Certifications & Awards:
Certified Alcohol & Drug Clinician
Active Member of National Alcohol & Drug Addictions Counselors and the Vermont Addiction Professional Association
Jonathan Chack, MS, LCMHC- Behavioral Health Specialist
Christopher Chadwick, MS, LADC, CASAC, AFC- Director
802-772-0700 ext. 101
Christopher Chadwick is a Licensed Behavioral therapist and an Accredited Forensic Specialist in Forensic Counseling, specializing in individual, couples and family therapy, and maintains a private practice in Rutland, VT.
Christopher has over 19 years of experience in the social services field including complex multi-faceted therapy, law enforcement, Drug Courts and experience working within the prison system. He is a graduate of Norwich University with a Masters Degree, and he is currently serving as private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among his areas of expertise are criminal justice involved consumers, offender community re-integration, mental health, substance abuse, anger management, family systems, DUI / DWI Cases, domestic violence, criminal offenders including Sexual Offender Risk Assessments and working with victims of criminal acts.
Christopher is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. His therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical direct feedback to help clients effectively manage personal life challenges. He integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. Therapy models utilized include; Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Consequential Thinking and others. With empathy and understanding, he works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to and possible of accomplishing.
License, Certifications & Awards
Licensed Alcohol Drug Counselor-Vermont
Credentialed Alcohol & Substance Abuse Counselor- New York
The International Certification and Reciprocity Consortium-Internationally Certified Alcohol & Drug Counselor
Accredited Forensic Counselor
He has been awarded Outstanding Citizenship Award for New York State
Accepted into Who’s Who among Business Professionals
National Drug Court Coordinator Certification
Eagle Scout Award with Order of Arrow Honors
Professional Activities and Memberships
American College of Forensic Examiners Institute
National Drug Court Institute
National Drug Court Association Professional
Association for Addiction Professionals
Vermont Addiction Professionals Association
Rebecca Day, MS, LiCSW-Licensed Clinical Social Worker
802-772-0700 ext. 106
Rebecca Day is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who specialized in helping individuals heal from trauma. She views her clinical work through a trauma informed lens and incorporates art and play therapy techniques as well as mindfulness into her work with clients. Rebecca works with children, adolescents, adults, families and groups. She also has previous experience with youth in the juvenile justice and child welfare system as well as chronically mentally ill individuals. She utilizes motivational interviewing, play therapy, eye-movement desensitization reprocessing (EMDR), and solution focused interventions.
Rebecca has been fortunate to have traveled extensively and prior to moving to Vermont created a counseling center for 350 students at a rural school in Nepal. As a result, Rebecca has a unique perspective and cultural sensitivity for individuals of all ethnicities and backgrounds. She has presented at national conferences in Florida on the impacts of trauma and has continued providing educational trainings to providers in Rutland and the larger community.
Rebecca completed her undergraduate degree at Eckerd College in St. Petersburg Florida and received her Master of Social Work from the University of South Florida. She conducted her field work with refugees and survivors of political torture.
Suzanne Mueller, MS, LCMHC- Behavioral Health Specialist
802-772-0700 ext. 105
Suzanne Mueller is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Nationally Certified Counselor and Board-Certified Dance/Movement Therapist. Suzanne has background in providing Clinical Counseling and Dance/Movement Therapy to children, teens, adults and families experiencing grief and loss, depression, anxiety, developmental disabilities, LGBTQI issues, school and academic behavior/concerns, parent/child relationship issues, and trauma.
Suzanne uses a variety of therapeutic interventions and supports that are trauma sensitive and include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Art and Play Therapies, Solution-Focused Therapy, Dance/Movement Therapy and Mindfulness-based practices in session. She views every individual as unique and works towards creating a treatment environment and therapeutic relationship that will work best for each individual and their individual needs.
Suzanne completed her undergraduate degree at Radford University in Virginia, and completed her Master’s Degree in Dance/Movement Therapy and Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Antioch University in New Hampshire. Her field work in graduate school was completed with children and families who were experiencing terminal illness, bereaved families, and refugee children in Portland Maine.
Raymond Yanklowitz, MS, LADC- Behavioral Health Specialist
802-772-0700 ext. 104
Raymond is a Licensed Drug and Alcohol clinician specializing in individual, groups, and family therapy with substance abuse issues.
Raymond has over 5 years of experience in residential and outpatient substance abuse treatment. He is a graduate of College of Saint Josephs with a Master’s degree
Licenses and awards- Licensed Drug and Alcohol Counselor, Lifetime member of PSI CHI
Raymond’s theoretical approach is a mixture of Humanistic and individual accountability in a very straight forward non-judgmental caring way