Stacey Howe, MSW, CAP
As Clinical Director at Beachside Rehab, Stacey works hard not only to provide clients with outstanding and compassionate care, but also to educate them about mental health issues. Patient education, she says, is integral to understanding and effective decision-making, and vital to encouraging self-management and overall recovery.
“Patient education is integral to understanding and effective decision-making and vital to encouraging self-management and overall recovery,” says Stacey.
Stacey earned her master’s degree at Barry University in Miami and is a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) in the state of Florida. She is trained in eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) therapy, an integrative form of psychotherapy that has been effectively used to treat trauma, which is often an underlying cause of addiction.
A native New Yorker who has called Florida home for over two decades, Stacey has worked extensively in social services in the areas of substance abuse, mental health, child welfare, and in-home counseling to children in the juvenile justice system.