Jon Fouts, Behavioral Health Specialist
Jon W. Fouts, ACSW, LISW-S
Behavioral Health Specialist
Undergraduate education: Eastern Michigan University, BS – Recreation Therapy,Ypsilanti, Michigan, 1978
Internship: University of Michigan Neuropsychiatric Institute (child & adolescent)
Professional training: Gestalt Institute of Chicago, 1982
Graduate education: Loyola University at Chicago, MSW-School of Social Work, Chicago, Illinois 1988
Graduate thesis: dual disorders (mental health & addictions)
Internships I & II: Illinois State Psychiatric Institute, Outpatient Department, adult & geriatric clients
Credentials: Academy of Certified Social Workers (national); Licensed Independent Social Worker – Supervisory endorsement (Ohio)
Professional background: experience working in the full range of mental health and addiction treatment settings with pediatric through adult age groups; clinical, administrative and leadership positions. Hospice social worker and Bereavement Coordinator. Employee Assistance provider and consultant for large and small organizations.
Specialty interests: trauma-informed care and trauma resolution; integrative approaches with dual-disorders; workforce development; natural remedies and strategies that reinforce wellness, resiliency and empowerment.