Verna LucasClient Care Coordinator
As Client Care Coordinator at the Mandala Healing Center, Verna Lucas conducts the intake process of helping clients enter into treatment. Using information she gathers during intake and other assessment tools, Verna determines the appropriate services needed for each client.
She helps schedule medical and psychiatric visits, as well as follows up with each client to ensure that they are settling in well and that their individual medical needs are met. Verna also assists clients with their legal obligations, when necessary.
She attended the Academy for Addiction Professionals for certification in the Behavioral Heath Technician field, and is currently in the process of completing certification to become an addiction counselor. Verna is originally from South Plainfield, New Jersey.