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Meet the Staff

F. Lynne Martin, LPC-S, ADC

SCS Staff, F.L. Martin
Director

Education:
1994 -- MA Counseling, UNA, Florence, AL
1979 -- DVM, Auburn University, Auburn, AL
1972 -- Coffee High School Florence, AL

Licensures/Certifications:
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), AL #1741
Alcohol and Drug Counselor, AADAA #ADC574
LPC Licensing Supervisor, AL #SC0517

Work History:
2007-Present -- UNA Student Counseling Services, Florence, AL 
2002-2007 -- Riverbend Center for Mental Health, Florence, AL
1994-2001 -- Riverbend Center for Mental Health, Florence, AL

Clinical/Treatment Interests:
Alcohol and Other Drugs
Anxiety
LGBTQ Issues
PTSD
Family of Origin and Other Relationship Issues

Hobbies/Interests:
Guitar/Singing – since age 12
Horseback riding
Gardening
Campfire cooking

Jennifer Berry, LPC

SCS Staff, J. Berry

Staff Counselor

Education:
2006 -- MA- Community Counseling, UNA, Florence, AL
1991 -- BS- Public Relations, Marketing & Radio, TV, and Film, UNA, Florence, AL 
1986 -- Coffee High School, Florence, AL

Licensure:
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), AL #2966

Work History:
2013-present -- UNA Student Counseling Services, Florence, AL
2007-2013 -- UNA Student Counseling Services, Florence, AL
2004-present -- The Hope Center, Florence, AL

Clinical/Treatment Interests:
Self-concept/body image
Eating Disorders
Relational Difficulties
Family of Origin Issues
Spirituality

Hobbies/Interests:
My children
Boating
Reading
Public speaking

Jami S. Flippo, LPC

Staff Pic, J. Flippo

Staff Counselor


Education:
2007 -- MA Community Counseling, UNA, Florence, AL
2004 -- BA Psychology, Minor Business Administration, UNA, Florence, AL
2000 -- Seymour High School, Seymour, IN

Licensures/Certifications:
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), AL #3148
QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper
Instructor

Work History:
2013-Present -- UNA Student Counseling Services, Florence, AL
2012-2013 -- Riverbend Center for Mental Health, Florence, AL
2011-2012 -- Sequel Youth and Family Services, Courtland, AL
2005-2011 -- UNA Residence Life, Florence, AL

Clinical/Treatment Interests:
Grief and Loss
Anxiety
Family of Origin and Other Relationship Issues
Anger Management

Hobbies/Interests:
Spending time with my family
Anything UNA-I love this place!
Target
Going to the movies

Carmen Richter, LPC

SCS Staff - C. Richter

Staff Counselor


Education:
1989 -- MA Counseling, UNA, Florence, AL
1987 -- BS Social Work, UNA, Florence, AL
1983 -- Muscle Shoals High School, Muscle Shoals, AL

Licensure/Certifications:
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), AL #1245
LPC Licensing Supervisor, AL #SC484

Work History
2015-Present -- UNA Student Counseling Services, Florence, AL
1999-2014 -- Riverbend Center for Mental Health, Florence, AL
1997-1998 -- Quality HealthCare Inc., Florence, AL
1995-1997 -- North Alabama Psychiatric Services/Valley Counseling, Florence and Huntsville, AL
1989-1995 -- Riverbend Center for Mental Health

Clinical/Treatment Interests:
Stress Management
Depression
Anxiety
Relationship Issues
Life Skills and Transitions

Hobbies/Interests:
Family fun days!
Camping
Travel

Maggie Stutts, LPC

Picture of Maggie Stutts

Contracted Counselor


Education:
2016 -- Licensed LPC
2013 -- MA Community Counseling, UNA, Florence, AL
2010 -- BA Psychology, Minor Sociology, UNA, Florence, AL

Clinical/Treatment Interests:
Substance Abuse (12 step model)
Depression and Anxiety
Healthy Relationships
Anger Management
Eating Disorders
Disabilities (physical, emotional, medical)

Hobbies/Interests:
Exercise
Travel
Guitar and singing
Church activities
Time with family and friends and Corgi, "Nala"

Freda Coleman-Reed, PhD, LCSW, PIP

Staff Picture

Contracted Counselor

Education:
2016 -- PhD University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
1985 -- MSW Children, Youth, and Families, UA, Tuscaloosa, AL
1979 -- BS Biology, Townson State University, Baltimore, MD
1979 -- BS Chemistry, Townson State University, Baltimore, MD

Licensures/Certifications:
Private Independent Practitioner (PIP), AL #136-1220C
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LICSW), AL #1220C

Work History:
2004-Present -- UNA, Dept. of Social Work, Faculty, Florence, AL
2008–2014 -- The Healing Place, Parent Group Leader, Muscle Shoals, AL
2003-2007 -- Therapeutic Programs Incorporated, Regional Director, Florence AL
1992-2003 -- Riverbend Center for Mental Health, Outpatient Services, Florence, AL

Clinical/Treatment Interests:
Family and Intergenerational Relationships
Intimate Partner Relationship Issues

Laurie Cates

Staff Photo

Administrative Assistant

Education:
2018 -- BS Marriage and Family Studies, BYU, ID 
2015 -- AS General Studies, BYU, ID 

Work History:
2007-Present -- UNA, Human Resources, Florence, AL

Hobbies/Interests:
Camping
Reading
Family activities