Nancy Harkins, LPC
Director of Residential Services
Not only is Nancy Harkins the Clinical Director of Residential Services for ABTRS, she is also an award-winning international motivational speaker, corporate trainer, facilitator, coach and consultant with more than 10 years of experience working with substance use, abuse, trauma/PTSD, and addition. Nancy holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology.
Nancy is committed to her patients at ABTRS by encouraging self-discovery and personal empowerment in their journey in recovery. Being a Clinical Director of ABTRS Residential Services, she is passionate about creating individualized treatment plans as a road map for their journey in recovery and personal growth. Nancy registered as Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) by the Arizona Board of Behavioral Health Examiners and practices therapeutic interventions of:
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy – CBT
- Talk Therapy
- Play Therapy
- Equine Assisted Psychotherapy – EAP
- Equine Assisted Learning – EAL
Nancy also facilitates group therapy programs focusing on anger management, substance abuse, domestic violence, effective communication and equine assisted psychotherapy, and equine assisted learning. She has extensive experience in the field of addiction and addressing underlying issues that have contributed to their addiction.