Amy Lashway, MA, LPC, NCC
Founder, Executive Director Solutions Treatment Center, Founder, President Treatment Coordination and Advocacy
Amy is a licensed therapist and a nationally certified counselor who has been in the field of mental health and addictions since 1989. She graduated from The University of Massachusetts in 1991 with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and later from The University of New Mexico in 1997 with a master’s degree in counselor education.
Amy has experience in a variety of settings which include residential treatment centers, crisis shelters, psychiatric hospitals, private practice, and intensive workshops, in addition to her work in individualized treatment placement services. During her career she has served as an Executive Director, Assistant Director, Director of Admissions and Aftercare, National Marketing Coordinator, a primary, individual and family therapist and Director of Medical Records. Amy has successfully combined her extensive knowledge of eating disorders, substance abuse, sexual abuse, emotional trauma, affective disorders, sexual compulsivity and personality disorders with the skills of clinical assessment, individual treatment planning and implementation, program development, marketing and quality assurance. She has been a consultant in the mental health and addictions industry since 2003 and has been an advisor to some of the nation’s most well-regarded facilities and programs.
Amy has more than 25 years of management experience and places a premium on the Whole Person approach to treatment. In 2011 she fulfilled a lifelong dream of opening her own treatment center dedicated to healing emotional trauma and improving the overall quality of life for each and every client.