Meet the Staff

Carmen Richter, LPC-S

SCS Staff - C. Richter

   Clinical Manager


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:
Overall Campus Health & Well-Being
Stress Management
Depression
Anxiety
Relationship Issues
Life Skills and Transitions
Hobbies/Interests:
Family fun days!
Anything Lake Life
Comfort Cooking
Random Travel

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

Maggie Stutts, LPC

Picture of Maggie Stutts

Staff Counselor


Education:
2016 -- Licensed LPC
2013 -- MA Community Counseling, UNA, Florence, AL
2010 -- BS 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"

Laci Lake, ALC

Staff Counselor

Full-time Temporary Counselor

Education:
2019 -- MA Clinical Mental Health Counseling, UNA, Florence, AL 
2016-- BS Psychology, Minor Family Studies, UNA, Florence, AL 
2012-- Arab High School, Arab, AL

Licensures/Certifications:
Associate Licensed Counselor (ALC), AL #C3344A
National Certified Counselor (NCC)

Work History:
2019-Present -- UNA Student Counseling Services, Florence, AL
2016–2019 -- Riverbend Center for Mental Health, Florence, AL

Clinical/Treatment Interests: 
Emotional Dysregulation/Mood Disturbance 
Interpersonal Relationships
Mindfulness-Based Interventions
Personality Characteristics
Social Skills
Hobbies/Interests:
Animal Lover
Baking/Crafting
Houseplants
Spectacular Sporting Events
Yoga

Meghan Muse, ALC

Full-time Temporary Counselor
Education:
2019 -- MA Clinical Mental Health Counseling, UNA, Florence, AL 
2006-- BBA Entertainment Industry Management, Minor International Studies & French, UNA, Florence, AL 
2002-- Coffee High School, Florence, AL
Licensures/Certifications:
Associate Licensed Counselor (ALC), AL #3346
National Certified Counselor (NCC), #1137514
Work History:
2019- Present: UNA Student Counseling Services, Florence, AL
2018- The Healing Place: A Center for Grieving Children & Families, Muscle Shoals, AL -- Internship
Clinical/Treatment Interests: 
Grief: Loss & Bereavement
Mind-Body-Spirit Wellness
LGBTQ+, Multicultural, & Social Justice Counseling
Self-Esteem
Anxiety & Depression
Creativity in Counseling
Hobbies/Interests:
Spending time with friends, family, two cats, and an Alaskan husky
Singing and playing guitar & percussion
Dancing & Art
Enjoying nature
Attending live concerts


Amy Raffield

Administrative Assistant
Education:
2016- BS Interdisciplinary Studies, UNA, Florence, AL
2000- Associates Degree in Business Administration, NWSCC, Muscle Shoals, AL
Work History:
2016-2018-- Kindred Hospice
2014-2016-- Shoals Outpatient Surgery
Hobbies/Interests:
Boating
Camping
Cooking
Travel
Family Activities