MHAPSS Team Members
Elijah is a Certified Peer Support Worker in The State of New Mexico. He is also a SMART Recovery facilitator and a long time student of meditation.
Currently, he works at a dual diagnosis treatment facility helping individuals overcome mental health and addiction challenges. Moreover, he believes that everyone is capable of overcoming these challenges and living a better life.
Elijah spends most of his free time studying as he is in school to become a Licensed Master Social Worker. He is married to his wife Carrie and is the founder of MHAPSS.
Ladonna is an addiction counselor at a dual diagnosis treatment center. She holds an LMHC (Licensed Mental Health Counselor) and is working toward her independent license.
She has been is education for 20 years as a teacher, counselor, and school administrator. She enjoys working with, and advocating for individuals who often have no voice. This is because she believes everyone has the right to be heard and supported.
She is married to her husband Dan and they have three adult children. She enjoys spending her free time shopping, reading, and relaxing.