Susie Mullens, Licensed Psychologist, LPC, AADC
Mid-Atlantic Regional Vice President
Represents: Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, & West Virginia
Susie Mullens, Licensed Psychologist, LPC, AADC, is a licensed psychologist, licensed professional counselor, certified advanced alcohol and drug counselor, and supervisor. She has been working in the mental health and substance use disorder field for over 30 years and has worked in all aspects of the continuum of care. She is currently the program coordinator for the West Virginia Collegiate Recovery Network, which is housed at Marshall University Research Corp. Alliance for the Economic Development of Southern West Virginia, to help expand collegiate recovery efforts on campuses in southern West Virginia. She was formerly the Interim Director of the West Virginia Office of Drug Control Policy (ODCP). While at ODCP, she was responsible for securing the seed money (100K) for five collegiate recovery programs in West Virginia.
Prior to ODCP, she held positions as the Director of Operations for the Association of Recovery in Higher Education, a Recovery Specialist helping establish the WVU Collegiate Recovery Program and Therapist at West Virginia University, and Mid-Atlantic Regional Representative on the ARHE Board of Directors. Mullens is currently a member of the ARHE Advisory Committee and is the recipient of the 2021 ARHE Advocate of the Year Award.
She is the WVAADC treasurer and a past president of the association. She hosts a show on the WV Library Commission Network called Solutions, Service & Serenity which helps raise awareness about programs around West Virginia who are working across the continuum of care (prevention, early intervention, treatment, and recovery).