Behavioral Health Services
Behavioral health services are provided at the Baker and Petersburg locations as well as the School Based Health Centers in Hardy and Grant Counties. These services include counseling for individuals and families, crisis intervention and short term intervention.
Our Behavioral Health services are integrated with our Primary Care medical services to treat the whole patient.
E.A. Hawse Health Center, Inc. | Baker, West Virginia
Kenneth Powers, LICSW
Ken is the Director of Behavioral Health Services and a Behavioral Health Therapist at Hawse Health Center. He is a Licensed Independent Social Worker who graduated with a MSW from WVU in 2003. Ken has been working for Hawse Health Center for over a decade. He is also licensed as Clinical Social Work in Virginia and Maryland. He is a Board Certified Diplomate through the American Board of Clinical Social Work.
Grove Street Health Center | Petersburg, West Virginia
John Lyon, LICSW
John joined Hawse Health in June of 2017. He graduated from WVU in May of 2017 with a MSW and is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker. John primarily uses a Cognitive-Behavioral and Person-Centered approach to treatment, but is also trained in trauma focused modalities such as Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). In addition to working as a therapist, John is the Assistant Director of Behavioral Health Services.
Nicole Haggerty, LICSW
Nicole joined E. A. Hawse Health Center in September 2016. She graduated from WVU in 2015 with a Masters of Social Work and is a Licensed Independent Social Worker. Nicole sees patients in the School Based Health Center at Moorefield High School as well as the Petersburg, WV office.
Romney Medical | Romney, West Virginia
Shanti Hicks, LGSW
Shanti joined the team at Hawse Health in January, 2021. She earned her Master's degree in Social Work and a certificate in Disability Studies from WVU. Shanti has undergrad degrees in Psychology, Sociology, and Elementary Education. She is the proud mom of two smart, kind, and talented teenage boys. Shanti loves working with people and witnessing their progress. In her spare time, she enjoys knitting, traveling, and socializing with friends.