Amy Dettre is originally from Wales, UK, and brings a Positive Psychology approach to treating addictive behaviors at Williamsville Wellness. She has a Master’s Degree from Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in Rehabilitation Counseling, and favors utilizing interactive techniques such as motivational interviewing and psychodrama. She has attended continuing education courses on these topics taught by Onsite Training.
Prior to her initial internship at Williamsville in 2015, she facilitated Psychiatric Admissions for the VCU Health System based on medical criteria for three years, and actively attends various conferences on counseling and HIPAA security. Amy teaches and encourages a full life-style approach to wellness, and personally enjoys traveling, yoga, kayaking, musical theater, swimming, and meditation. This personal experience is a good, healthy lifestyle example.