Danielle has eight years of professional experience in substance abuse treatment within behavioral healthcare facilities. She earned a bachelor’s degree from Virginia Tech and a master’s degree in clinical mental health counseling from Walden University. Danielle serves as Lucida’s Coordinator of Utilization Review. She has developed a critical relationship between our clinical and medical teams in conjunction with private insurance payers. This helps ensure clients receive the proper level of care for the appropriate length of time. Danielle’s clinical knowledge helps her properly assess clients, provide information to the clinical and medical directors, and advocate for the clients’ needs. She is working towards Florida licensure as a licensed mental health counselor and is enrolled in a Master of Healthcare Administration program. Danielle lives locally with her husband and son.